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Job #: R-00023005
Location: St. Louis, MO
Category: Customer Support
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Secret
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

Leidos has an opening for an Enterprise Service Desk Manager to manage and coordinate the handling of incidents, problems, and requests for a U.S. Government organization with a broad geographical footprint and complex customer support challenges for a highly mobile workforce.  
The successful candidate will bring significant experience managing the full life cycle of all incidents, problems, and service requests including fulfillment, verification, and closure across a multi-tiered service desk. 

This position is based in St. Louis, MO. Must be U.S. citizen and possess an active Secret clearance.

Responsibilities include:
•    Manage and operate a 24/7/365 enterprise service desk for receipt and triage of initial user contacts and serve as the primary Leidos POC for all Enterprise Service Desk related matters.
•    Provide direction for investigating, resolving, documenting, and reporting all incidents in the ITSM system.
•    Develop and maintain Service Desk roles and responsibilities, process flows, knowledge base, and reporting mechanisms.
•    Employ ITSM best practices to identify and implement opportunities for continual service improvement
•    Provide regular reports to management and customers documenting relevant metrics. 
•    Define, manage and maintain SLAs.
•    Manage and integrate the services of subcontractors and vendors
•    Supervise employees including hiring, training, assignments, assessments, counseling, and discipline/ termination.
•    Support program reviews and briefings; identify and report on issues or related problems and potential risks.

Basic Qualifications

•    10+ years of prior relevant IT experience, including 5+ years as a service desk manager or team lead.
•    Demonstrated experience managing a 24/7/365 service desk that supports 40,000 or more users.
•    Demonstrated experience with ITSM suites such as BMC Remedy and ServiceNow. 
•    Demonstrated experience creating custom workflows for ITSM suites such as BMC Remedy and ServiceNow. 
•    Demonstrated experience implementing service improvement processes.
•    ITIL v3 or v4 Foundation certification
•    Strong written and verbal communication skills

Preferred Qualifications
•    Demonstrated experience supporting classified environments.
•    ITIL v3 Service Operations Intermediate certification.
•    At least one additional ITIL v3 Intermediate certification.
•    One or more Help Desk Institute (HDI) certifications, preferably HDI Support Center Manager (HDI-SCM).
•    One relevant Microsoft certification such Microsoft 365 Certified: Modern Desktop Administrator or Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA)

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires a BA/BS or equivalent experience and 8+ years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6+ years of prior relevant experience. Generally has 4+ years of experience supervising or leading teams or projects.

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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 33,000 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

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