Sr Technician, Field

General Dynamics Information Technology     Rome , New York 13440
JOB ID: 2016-16115 12/3/2016 5:09:40 AM




Job Description

Summary: The GDIT Air Defense Communications Service program and its employees have the responsibility of maintaining 99.99% availability for the DoD/Air Force Air Defense Communications Systems; 24 hours a day; 7 days per week; and 365 days per year. Sr. Technicians are responsible for field level network operations; maintenance; troubleshooting; and implementation services for a diverse scope of communications systems.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Operations and Maintenance of Communications Systems

Installs communications systems in accordance with the respective installation specifications

Troubleshooting and support

End-user support and training

Administers network security

Backs up file server data/disks

Provides complex server maintenance

May provide guidance and work leadership to less-experienced technicians

Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

Participates in special projects as required

Focused on identifying customer needs and maintaining customer satisfaction


DOD 8570 IAT Level II certification and Secret Security Clearance Associate's Degree in a related technical discipline; or the equivalent certification/experience


3-5 years of experience directly supporting network operations

Aptitude Focus: Functional knowledge of routers; switches; and related network hardware and software Functional knowledge of the principles and techniques used in network operations Functional knowledge of desktop operating systems and applications Functional knowledge of system security and information assurance

As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.



Location: Rome, NY - New York