Desktop Support Administrator

Clearance Level
Top Secret/SCI
Category
Systems Administration
Location
Virginia Beach, Virginia

REQ#: RQ93118

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular

Responsibilities

As a Desktop Support Administrator you will provide Tier 2 level user and hardware support of Windows based network systems. Responsibilities included installing and configuring computers; and monitoring network infrastructure and peripherals such as printers; scanners; and related hardware. Configuring CISCO switch ports; additionally pulls cables and rewires; or guides the work of others in the rewiring of cables as required for new installations and office reconfiguration. Troubleshoots computer hardware and software issues including; e-mail; network and peripheral equipment; and makes repairs and corrections where required. Coordinates priorities with numerous functional areas to ensure timely completion; acts as a primary interface for both internal and external customers. Must be self-motivated and have a capacity to determine the correct course of action on their own; as well as work through issues with minimal help from others.

Required Skills

  • 2-5 years of directly related experience in systems administration and analysis.
  • Security+ CE Certification required; DoD compliance 8570.01M applies
  • Windows 10 Operating System experience
  • Microsoft Office 2016 experience
  • Ability to develop creative solutions to modern technical issues
  • Experience with a multitude of personal computers, terminal, peripheral equipment and associated software repair, installation, configuration and system operation
  • Experience data at rest encryption techniques and CSFC implementations
  •   MS SCCM experience to include experience with Operating System Deployments
  • Requires a strong working knowledge of information systems and application fundamentals
  • Excellent troubleshooting and problem solving skills
  • Good communication skills; shows tact; effective listening skills and follow through
  • Detail oriented and organized; able to understand information systems and ensure accuracy of work

Desired Skills

  • Pursues ongoing education in technical topics
  • Microsoft Active Directory / Exchange experience
  • Microsoft Office / Outlook experience
  • Layer 1 network experience

Security Requirements

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret / SCI (TS/SCI) security clearance

Physical Demands

  • Lift over 35 LBS
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