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IT Support Specialist

Government and Military

Computer Specialist


Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Supporting the Most Exciting and Meaningful Missions in the World

IT Support Specialist

Amentum is seeking an IT Support Specialist to provide support to include hardware and software to join our team and support our Boston, MA customer. We are looking for team members who are passionate about making a difference by working on critical efforts we manage as a premier government contractor.

You enjoy providing Tier 2 and Tier 3 support while multitasking in a fast-paced environment and utilizing the ServiceNow ticketing system. One of your strong points is your eagerness to learn and how you are proactive in asking questions when you need more information. As a team player, you thrive in helping your colleagues and look forward to supporting our customers in a professional manner.


  • Performs day-to-day activities required to provide Tier 2 and Tier 3 support to end users, to include, move/add/change of end user equipment, software install and upgrades, and general troubleshooting and problem resolution

  • Installs, modifies, and repairs computer hardware and software both in person and using remote access tools

  • Provide support for on-site and remote (via Citrix) technology integration including laptops, printer networks, and VOIP systems

  • Applies basic diagnostic techniques to identify problems, investigate causes, and recommend solutions

  • Utilize ServiceNow to create, update, and close incident and service requests

  • Assist with configuration and support for agency issued mobile devices

  • Help mentor and train colleagues and junior technicians with core IT principles and technologies

  • Provide excellent customer service, while serving as a technical expert and liaison to NIH clients and contract staff

  • Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned

​Here at Amentum, we are purpose-driven with a fierce commitment to deliver on our promises. We create trailblazing solutions, have unwavering integrity, and embrace inclusion and collaboration. Our team is excited to help customers solve today’s and tomorrow’s problems, giving confidence and reassurance that together we’ll accomplish mission success.

Compensation & Benefits:

HIRING SALARY RANGE: $64,000 - $75,000 (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, abilities of the applicant internal equity, and alignment with market data.) This position includes a competitive benefits package. For more detailed information on our Benefits and what it is like to work for Amentum, please visit our careers site:

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma/GED

  • At least 8 years of overall work experience, of which 6 years must be related experience providing IT Hardware and Software Deployment, Troubleshooting, and Problem Resolution support to end users

  • ServiceNow ticketing system experience

  • Experience with laptop/desktop imaging and backups

  • Experience and knowledge related to system updates, software pushes, and hard drive recovery

  • Working knowledge of computers, printers, and scanners, including how these pieces of technology interact with each other, including assembly, installation, configuration, testing, troubleshooting, and repairing hardware and peripherals

  • Must be a U.S. citizen and be able to pass the SEC Employment Eligibility verification process prior to start

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Microsoft Teams and Webex experience

  • Microsoft Outlook experience (PST file assistance, M365/MFA familiarity)

  • Active Directory support experience (password resets/unlocks)

  • Shared Folder Administration support experience

  • Remote access support experience

  • Audio/Visual (AV) support experience

  • BigFix experience

  • Experience with documentation, tracking, security, and testing related to network operations and hardware/software integration, including review and maintenance of agency policies and procedures

  • Experience in a high-paced, customer-service focused environment

  • Excellent writing, communication, and organizational skills

  • Currently working on existing SEC contract

  • Current SEC suitability determination

Amentum is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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