IT Specialist (Entry-Level) *Secret Clearance Required*
Arlington, VA, United States
Under immediate supervision, install, configure, service, repair, and maintain information technology systems in both a stand-alone and client-server environment, including MS server, Defense Message Systems, and other authorized information technology systems. Install, configure, service, repair, and maintain hardware and software for network services, storage networking devices, and servers. Integrate multiple information systems in a networked environment, evaluate and resolve customer information system problems, effect required hardware upgrades and repair to maintain mission capability.
Install and configure wireless hubs, routers, switches, and various transmission media, server hardware and software, and ensure the proper installation and configuration of workstation hardware and software for efficient operation on the network.
Install, optimize and troubleshoot Local Area and Base Area Networks.
Active Secret Clearance
Familiar with Internet Protocol version 6 (IPv6), Enhanced Interior Gateway Routing Protocol (EIGRP), Border Gateway Protocol (BGP), Virtual Local Area Network (VLAN), Virtual Private Network (VPN), and Network Address Translation (NAT).
2-4 years of experience required.
Recommend one of the following technical certifications: Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Microsoft Technology Associate (MTA) or a Microsoft Certified Technology Specialist (MCTS) certification.
Certified in accordance with DOD 8570.1 Information Assurance Technician I. Required CompTIA Certifications: A+, OR Network+ Cert, or higher.