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Service Desk Operations and Maintenance Manager

Job ID: 2014288
Location: STERLING, VA, United States
Date Posted: Sep 15, 2020
Category: Program Management
Subcategory: Program Mgmt
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Public Trust
Potential for Remote Work: No

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Job Description


  • We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Operations & Maintenance Manager to join our team to begin an exciting and challenging career with SAIC in Reston VA.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
In this role you will lead the operations team responsible for maintaining the applications and system environment for our client. Build and lead the team responsible for incident, problem, and release management of all applications in the environment. Track and report on system and application performance.


Required Qualifications and experience: 
•    BS (computer science, engineering, or comparable technical degree) and 14 years experience with + 10 Years in relevant service desk positons (with 5 of those 10 years running a multi-tiered service desk)
•    Experience leading and managing overall day-to-day performance of the Service Desk. In depth knowledge and process management, quality control and general day-to-day Service Desk operations. Overall knowledge of Service Desk telecommunications and call routing; workforce management; and agent training
•    Experience creating and delivering on service level agreements
•    Build and manage operational support team and processes
•    Develop and implement incident management processes
•    Perform root cause analysis to identify recurring issues and provide recommended solutions
•    Establish close working relationship with client staff and support contractors to coordinate trouble calls
•    Participate in Risk Management committee
•    Identify risks related to operational support for system and applications
•    Develop and implement risk management strategies to address risks associated with systems and applications
•    Primary POC for system and applications operations and maintenance performance.
Experience leading operational teams of 12 or more

Experience in Service Desk & Technical support Operations

Managing a 24x7x365 Help desk (Tier 1,2)

Asset management and logistics

Field Service management (dispatch management)

Management Reporting & Analytics

Innovation and Continuous Improvement to reduce cost and optimize service delivery

•    Experience with ServiceNow and Remedy ITSM tools(certifications a plus)

     Desired Skills and experience:

•    Current Security Clearance
•    Certifications: ITIL
•    Experience in Logistics (asset management, warranty management, spares management)

US Citizenship required



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