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IT Helpdesk Specialist Tier 1/2

IT InfraSource Washington ,DC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Compensation options: W2 with health benefits: $18 /hour, W2 without health benefits: $21 /hour, 1099: $26 /hour
Supporting the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (OCTO)
2001 I Street Southeast, Washington, DC, USA

This role requires experience supporting multiple DC Government agencies.


  1. Provide desktop support for technical issues in a Call Center environment as well as off-site locations throughout the District of Columbia
  2. In conjunction with other internal IT support staff, provide first and second level technical support and troubleshooting desktop related issues, network related incidents (both LAN and WAN), complex issues related to compromised operating systems and infected hosts
  3. Resolve technical issues and closing out assigned Service/Incidents requests within the agency's Service Level Agreements
  4. Adhere to all Enterprise-wide security policies related to security and integrity of District-owned Resources
  5. Provide assistance with installation, operation, and maintenance of District-owned desktop software, including operating systems (both Windows and Apple), off-the-shelf products (e.g. Microsoft Office, Project, Visio, Outlook) and endpoint management tools
  6. Log and route service requests and incidents in an incident management system
  7. Creating and maintaining knowledge articles in the agency's knowledge management system on a day-to-day basis
  8. Provide a high level of customer service to end users on a daily basis
  9. Provide technical expertise related to Microsoft Products, such as Microsoft Office, Windows operating systems, as well as other related Microsoft applications
  10. Troubleshoot issues related to agency specific applications and web applications
  11. Provide technical support for mobile devices, such as iPads, iPhones, Android devices and tablets
  12. Collaborate with the IT leadership team to test and implement cost effective technology for District
  13. Maintain service level agreements related to both Call Center and Desk Side support Service/Incident requests
  14. Work with other technical teams to coordinate multi-tiered technical support for outages, widespread security incidents
  15. Responds to and diagnoses problems through discussion with users.
  16. Ensures a timely process through which problems are controlled. Includes problem recognition, research, isolation, resolution, and follow-up steps.
  17. Supervises operation of help desk and serves as focal point for customer concerns.
  18. Provides support to end users on a variety of issues.
  19. Identifies, researches, and resolves technical problems.
  20. Responds to telephone calls, email and personnel requests for technical support.
  21. Documents, tracks, and monitors the problem to ensure a timely resolution.
  22. Provides second-tier support to end users for either PC, server, or mainframe applications or hardware.
  23. Interact with network services, software systems engineering, and/or applications development to restore service and/or identify and correct core problem.
  24. Simulates or recreates user problems to resolve operating difficulties.
  25. Recommends systems modifications to reduce user problems.

Minimum Education/Certification Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology or related field or equivalent experience

IT InfraSource


2001 I Street Southeast
Washington, DC