Join our talent network

Job #: R-00009927
Location: Colorado Springs, CO
Category: Customer Support
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI
Referral Eligibility: Ineligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Help Desk Manager for the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) Cheyenne Mountain Complex (NCMC) - Integrated Tactical Warning/Attack Assessment (NCMC-ITW/AA) and Space Support Contract II (NISSC II).

NISSC II provides for Operations, Maintenance, and Sustainment (OM&S) of the baseline NISSC II covered systems. The NISSC II covered systems provide classified communications and processing for Command and Control (C2) capability in operational work centers at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station (CMAFS), Peterson AFB (PAFB), Offutt AFB (OAFB), Vandenberg AFB (VAFB), and other military sites, world-wide.

The Help Desk Manager will be responsible for the 24x7x365 help desk supporting OM&S for the NISSC II information systems infrastructure and Engineering and Sustainment Tools. Help Desk responsibilities include system administration, user training and support, and operational maintenance. The Help Desk Manager will directly manage the Peterson AFB site, and is responsible to work with the site leads at CMAFS, Offutt AFB, Vandenberg AFB, and other military sites worldwide to ensure system performance remains within Service Level Agreements. The Help Desk also provides support to depot sustainment teams performing onsite maintenance worldwide.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Understanding and managing automated call management, client call tracking and resolution, customer interfaces, service levels agreements, and reporting
  • Ensuring work is performed consistent with Service Level goals and objectives.
  • Maintaining and following detailed Help Desk procedures to assure that contract terms are met
  • Develop strategies for improving customer services and quality of service delivery
  • Provide leadership and guidance to staff and serves as the principal contact with internal customers
  • Responsible for providing Tier 0, I and II technical support to multiple customers.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in related field with 8+ years of relevant management experience or Master's degree with 6+ years of relevant experience.
  • Extensive experience and knowledge of ISO Quality Program and Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL®) framework guidelines.
  • ITIL Foundation Certification
  • At least six (6) years of progressive Information Technology experience including the management of Help Desk operations
  • Must have working knowledge BMC Remedy ticketing system in a Help Desk environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively manage a Help Desk and motivate and direct staff personnel. Experienced with fiscal, task and project management skills.
  • Experience effectively communicating at senior levels within a customer organization and meeting with stakeholders to formulate, review, and execute task plans and deliverable items.
  • Experience presenting briefings to senior customer management, customer stakeholders, and company management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance.


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Prior Air Force Space Command, Air Force Life Cycle Management Command, Electronic Systems Center experience or similar experience with the Space Surveillance mission area.
  • ITIL Practitioner, Intermediate, Expert, or Master Certification.
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps processes.


NISSC

Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

Talent Community

Join our Talent Community to create a profile, enabling a streamlined application process and to help our recruiters better understand your areas of expertise and interest.

Join our Talent Community