New Orleans, Louisiana

Responsibilities for this Position
Location: USA LA New Orleans - 2101 Lakeshore Dr (LAS008)
Full Part/Time: Full time
Job Req: RQ124794

Type of Requisition:
Pipeline

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:
None

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:
Secret

Public Trust/Other Required:

Job Family:
Help Desk

Job Description:

Are you technically savvy? Would you enjoy a career that directly keeps our nation safe and secure? Can you thrive in a highly structured environment while working with some of the most cutting-edge technologies? If so, General Dynamics Information Technology has an exciting opportunity for you.

GDIT is seeking highly motivated individuals to join our rapidly growing team of technical help desk professionals. Employees in this role will serve as the first point of contact for IT problem resolutions for the Department of the Navy Enterprise Service Desk (NESD) and will assist customers by researching technical issues, exploring answers, and providing information and alternative solutions. This position will diagnose, resolve application issues, provide appropriate solutions and timely resolution of incidents, or escalation on behalf of the customer to ensure satisfaction. If offered this opportunity, you will provide support through a variety of methods including phone, email, chat, and enterprise ITSM.

RESPONSIBILITIES

A day in the life of a Help Desk Professionals II with GDIT includes:
  • Assisting and supporting end-users with technical issues and questions related to specialized Navy software systems and applications via multiple support channels including phone, email, chat sessions, web forms, and other communications methods available
  • Applying basic troubleshooting, issue isolation & diagnostic techniques to identify technical problems, investigate causes, and recommend solutions, or escalate tickets in accordance with existing SOPs, work instructions & knowledge articles
  • Thoroughly documenting requests and incidents according to business processes and standard operating procedures
  • Documenting detailed, specific work notes regarding the interaction with the customer
  • Providing case status updates to management and end-users according to service level guidelines
  • Maintaining a high level of courteous customer service at all times
  • Communicating with customers at all levels of technical and non-technical skills set

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES & EXPERIENCE

General experience:
  • Intermediate level of technical experience with software
  • Experience providing support via remote tools
  • Demonstrated root-cause analysis skills

Specialized experience:
  • Experience in analyzing and troubleshooting military software systems preferred

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

You MUST have:
  • A high school diploma or equivalent; AND
  • 2 or more years of related experience
  • Must be willing and able to obtain and maintain a SECRET government clearance
  • Ability and willingness to obtain an ITIL or HDI certification within 90 days of hire
  • Ability and willingness to work and adhere to any full-time shift in our challenging, structured, 24 X 7 help desk environment

We PREFER you have:
  • Experience with Navy Applications such as My Navy Assignment (MNA), NSIPS-Active, NSIPS-Reserve, Navy e-Learning, My Navy Portal (MNP), DON TRACKER, Medical Readiness Reporting System (MRRS), SPIDER, or Computer Network Defense - Ashore/ Afloat

#NOLAHelpDesk #TSSCE

Scheduled Weekly Hours:
40

Travel Required:
None

Telecommuting Options:
Onsite

Work Location:
USA LA New Orleans

Additional Work Locations:

COVID-19 Vaccination: GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

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.

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New Orleans, Louisiana

General Dynamics is a global aerospace and defense company.

Our portfolio spans the realm of the world's most technologically advanced business jets, wheeled combat vehicles, command and control systems and nuclear submarines. We offer these through our five business groups: Aerospace, Combat Systems, Information Technology, Mission Systems and Marine Systems.

General Dynamics employs thousands of people across the globe, with locations in more than 45 countries. We rely on the skills of our employees and their knowledge of customer requirements to deliver best-in-class products and services.

Who We Are Looking For 

General Dynamics is seeking military veterans and military spouses across the country who bring a deeply rooted skillset that includes team-oriented approaches to problem-solving, demonstrations of leadership and an overall commitment to the mission of the organization.  We recognize the knowledge and skills gained during your military experience are invaluable to the success of a team. We’re proud of the thousands of veterans and military professionals who have chosen to apply their leadership, teamwork and problem-solving skills to a career at General Dynamics and to continue supporting the mission of those serving today.

Should I Apply?

At General Dynamics, our employees are the heart of our company. We rely on their dedication to excellence and their intimate knowledge of customer requirements to meet the needs of customers around the globe, day in and day out. Our employees' unique blend of skill, innovation and agility drives our continued success, and we take our responsibility to them seriously. If you are a military veteran or military spouse ready to advance your career, view our available career opportunities to the right for more information and to apply today!

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