Information Technology Specialist II in Fort Meade, MD at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 8/12/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

As a Information Technology Specialist II, you will be serving on a team that supports USCYBERCOM internal command IT systems, to include one-of-a-kind cyberspace operations systems.  We're looking for someone who is a solid Windows and Linux systems administrator.  Daily duties include:

  • Conducts individual and group training sessions and demonstrates how to use computer programs
  • Develops, prepares, and evaluates training program outlines, training manuals, instructions, reference manuals, and other materials
  • Provides training related to computerized applications
  • Supports older technology during transition phases and tests new equipment, software, and technologies for replacement
  • Monitors and distributes helpdesk calls and assists with report programming
  • Possesses expert-level knowledge of computers and peripheral equipment, including operating systems and basic operations functions, system and memory configurations, and software
  • Develops high-level system design diagrams, program design, coding, testing, debugging and documentationConducts quality assurance reviews and the evaluation of existing and new software products
  • Installs, operates, configures, diagnoses, and repairs computers, related software, and peripheral equipment
  • Monitors activity and components of data communications networks and identifies software and hardware malfunctions
  • Determines users’ needs and problems, understands program requirements, and develops effective solutions; prepares documentation materials
  • Presents technical concepts and procedures on software
  • Establishes rapport quickly and effectively with groups and individuals and maintains effective working relationships


  • Minimum five years of experience as an IT Specialist
  • Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline
  • Minimum DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAT Level II Certification
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.


Location: Fort Meade

No Shift work

SomeTravel required

For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training, and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs, and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.','industry