Are you interested in continuing your IT career in Europe in a mission focused environment?
The Defense Group of Leidos has a career opportunity for an Audio Visual Technician in Stuttgart, Germany on the CITS III Program.
This position is in support of a Department of Defense (DOD) organization, US EUCOM located OCONUS in Stuttgart, Germany. This position is required to travel OCONUS.
•Must have an active Secret Clearance and be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI.
•Operate, monitor and manage all networked AV systems to include AV routing matrix, integrated computer systems, network infrastructure, lighting, and associated peripherals.
•Develop, maintain, and update VTC Control Devices.
•As time allows, support the various VTC rooms throughout their Area of Responsibility.
•Conduct user training, provide status briefs, develop, update and maintain SOPs and operational guides on AV systems.
•Provide initial troubleshooting regardless of IT system/device or network and/or service provider.
•Maintain, analyze, and troubleshoot hardware, software, computer peripherals, and AV equipment.
•Assist employees via remote access, phone, or in person.
•May also mentor or train other Audio Visual Technicians.
•Requires excellent problem-solving and customer service skills, as well as extensive experience with desktop hardware, software applications, operating systems and network connectivity.
•Must be customer service-oriented and proactive in anticipating and resolving problems while maximizing efficient use of resources.
Additionally, the Audio Technician will provide support and/or travel to customer sites as required.
•BA/BS + 3 years recent specialized or AA/AS + 7 years recent specialized or 11 years of recent specialized experience.
•CompTIA Security + (IAT Level II or greater).
•Experience with Video Teleconferencing (VTC) systems and networking.
•Experience with DoD IT security requirements.
•Meet the above TESA requirements.
•ITIL v3 – Foundation
•CTS (Certified Technology Specialist)
•Familiarity with AMX/Crestron
•Adaptable to changing circumstances and operational needs
•Understanding of Department of Defense Military standards
•Experience working with basic networking to include foundations of Cisco Routers and Switches
Why join us? Perks include:
• Paid relocation to/from OCONUS location
• Overseas living allowance(s) -HOLA and COLA
• Foreign Earned Income Tax Exemption
• Benefits package including medical, dental, vision insurance; paid time off; 401k with company match; etc.
• Base access (Exchange, dining, post office, commissary access, etc.)
• Thriving Expat Community to discover Germany, Europe and more!
Covid Guidance for the US
In order to enter Leidos facilities in the U.S. and to attend Leidos events outside our facilities, employees are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 or maintain proof of a negative COVID-19 test within 96 hours of entry. In addition, we are receiving guidance from certain customers that onsite contractor personnel will need to be fully vaccinated to access customer facilities. If you are not vaccinated, please consider getting your COVID-19 vaccination as soon as possible. If you have any questions, please contact your Talent Acquisition POC.
Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 44,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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