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IT Specialist II

Rincon Research Corp
Chantilly, VA
  • Posted: over a month ago
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Job Description

Why Join Rincon Research Corporation (RRC)?

At Rincon Research Corporation, our primary business is innovating, developing, and fielding digital signal processing (DSP) products and services for the United States Defense and Intelligence Communities in support of national security.

Rincon Research Corporation is seeking an IT Specialist II who, as an ideal candidate, will have an active TS security clearance as well as experience supporting end-users on multiple platforms. Experience or familiarity working with and troubleshooting Linux, specifically RedHat or CentOS, and Windows is required.

Come join the team that is creating cutting edge signal processing, geolocation, and communication systems for the future!

What are the primary responsibilities in the IT Specialist II position?

The role is primarily responsible for the installation, troubleshooting and documentation of hardware and software as related to end-user desktop support. Technicians assist teammates and end-users in resolving and/or troubleshooting IT problems in person, over the phone or via e-mail. For complex issues, this role identifies the appropriate group to provide specific resolution support and escalates cases as necessary. This position will also be responsible for maintaining computer lab areas, conference rooms, and equipment and asset inventory. Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Acting as the initial point of contact to provide technical support identifying, investigating, and resolving end-user technical issues
  • Collaborating with other employees to research and resolve problems
  • Performing system and office deployments to include computers and peripheral devices
  • Providing and install standard approved hardware and software
  • Supporting, managing, and maintaining the configuration and installation of end user workstations
  • Assisingt in creating and updating training materials pertaining to computer troubleshooting and usage
  • Conducting new user onboarding including account creation, office configuration, and user orientation
  • Maintaining computer and equipment inventory
  • Up to 10% Travel as required

What required background will make you successful?

  • DOD 8570 Compliance within first 90 days
  • Ability to get and maintain a TS Security Clearance

Preferred skills:

  • 2+ years of hands on experience working with Linux and Windows workstation or server environments
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with end-users at all levels
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to prioritize tasks
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
  • Working knowledge of PC hardware and software installation, configuration, troubleshooting, and repair
  • Familiarity with Microsoft and Linux operating systems
  • User management within Microsoft Active Directory
  • Linux command line navigation
  • Computer networking fundamentals
  • Certification (Security+, Microsoft, Red Hat)
  • Active TS/SCI security Clearance

Where is the position located?

This position is located at our Tucson, AZ or Chantilly, VA office.

What benefits does RRC offer?

  • 100% employer-paid premiums for family medical and dental insurance, employee life insurance, short-term and long-term disability (STD & LTD)
  • Flexible reimbursement spending accounts for medical expense and dependent care
  • Immediate participation and vesting in the company’s Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) and 401(k) Plan
  • Employer contributions to RRC’s ESOP
  • Employer matching contributions to the company’s 401( k) Plan
  • Employer discretionary contributions to the company’s 401(k) Plan

Rincon Research Corporation is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Rincon Research Corp


Chantilly, VA
20151 USA



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