Job ID: 212634
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Mar 1, 2021
Category: Information Technology
Subcategory: Computer Operator
Shift: Day Job
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Remote Work: No
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SAIC is seeking a PC Systems Specialist to support efforts in Huntsville, AL.
DUTIES OF POSITION:
A PC Systems Specialist is responsible for performing tasks which sometimes require touching the desktop. Given that this position physically interfaces with the customer, a professional, courteous demeanor is required in all circumstances.
A PC Systems Specialist must possess excellent communication skills including verbal, written, and telephone etiquette. Above average ability to interpret, analyze, troubleshoot and resolve technical problems. Must be decisive, conscientious and interact well in a team environment or training capacity. Have a strong desire to learn and be able to follow policies and procedures. Must demonstrate the ability to work well with a minimal amount of supervision. Must have a strong working knowledge of and experience with computer hardware, software and peripheral devices in a diverse environment. Must provide a high level of interfacing with co-workers and communicate effectively with the clients, IT personnel and management.
A PC Systems Specialist’s main technology emphasis should be to:
Activities will be directed, monitored, outlined and supervised by a more senior-level technician and/or Project Manager. Receives initial instructions, equipment requirement, and advice from supervisor as needed. Performs recurring work independently. Work is reviewed for technical adequacy or conformity with instructions.
A PC Systems Specialist will be familiar with desktop operating systems, office applications, hardware, installation/troubleshooting and have some knowledge of network operating systems and hardware. A PC Systems Specialist may need advice and/or expertise from a higher-level technician at times. A PC Systems Specialist may participate in special projects and tasks in a technical capacity.
Preferred education/experience – Two years relevant experience OR 1 year relevant experience and an Associate’s Degree in a Technical Discipline or related field.
A+, CompTIA Security+ certification earned before 2011 with enrollment in their Continuing Education program OR a CompTIA Security+ certification earned on or after 1 January 2011 with automatic enrollment in their Continuing Education program AND at least one additional related computing environment (desktop OS) certification. Examples: MCITP (Enterprise Desktop Support Technician), MCDST, MCP or HDI Desktop Support Technician
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