Field Service Technician

Clearance Level
Top Secret
Systems Administration
Doral, Florida
Onsite Workplace
Key Skills For Success

Communications Security (COMSEC)

Computer Hardware

Remote Support

Standard Operating Procedure (SOP)

Ticketing Systems

REQ#: RQ167705
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work with the largest government agency in the nation. Make an impact by advancing the Department of Defense’s mission to keep our country safe and secure.

Job Description
Field Service TechnicianTop Secret Security Clearance is required**OCONUS Travel is required for this role**Discover a career that is challenging, impactful, and mission-critical. Join our team as a Field Service Technician and make an impact on SOUTHERN COMMAND's mission. While you help us advance the mission, we’ll help advance your career.We are seeking an individual that understands importance of customer service, is familiar with troubleshooting variety of technology centric issues and has a sense of urgency. Experience performing in a help desk capacity is very helpful to an individual in this role.Description:
  • Provide desk side support to resolve hardware/software incidents and requests for end user’s IT assets within DAO USSSOUTHCOM Enterprise Networks.
  • Install hardware/software security and functional updates to IT systems/assets.
  • Assists in the administration of cloud-based Office productivity products (including Teams, SharePoint, Outlook, etc.).
  • Perform basic preventive maintenance, upgrades, and troubleshooting on COMSEC equipment; executing encryption key loads to COMSEC equipment, as required.
  • Support administrative COMSEC requirements, as required.
  • Execute basic cabling (fiber and copper) tasks. Including cable tipping, labeling, runs, and mapping, in accordance with industry standards.
  • Conduct onsite inventories of all DAO USSOUTHCOM IT assets.
  • Provides remote support access through desktop mirroring and other remote access applications for worldwide sites, as required to support the Doral Headquarters Enterprise Service Desk.
  • Create and/or update standard operating procedures to execute all job functions.
  • Provide draft diagrams of site topology and rack elevation.
  • Troubleshoot, install, and repair computers, peripherals, networking equipment, etc. as needed.
  • Document all work executed in USSOUTHCOM IT ticketing system (currently Service Now). Provide user training for self-help functions in ticketing system.
  • Identify and provide potential areas for improvement.  
  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned.
  • May require travel, must be open to OCONUS travel if necessary.
  • Shift work may be required.
Education Required:
  • BA/BS or equivalent (education requirement(s) can be waived with equal number of years of relevant experience)

Experience Required:

  • 5+ years of experience in IT related type of setting.
  • CISCO networking experience preferred.
REQUIRED Certifications:
  • DoD 8570 Level II Certified (i.e. COMPTIA Security+)
  • Current workstation administrator certification: MD-102
REQUIRED Clearance:
  • Top Secret Clearance



Work Requirements
Years of Experience

5 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required



U.S. Citizenship Required

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.