IT Help Desk Support

Job Locations US-NY-New York
Requisition ID
Position Category
Technical Support / Help Desk
Public Trust
Global Health & Financial Solutions


The Global Health and Financial Solutions team is currently seeking a IT Help Desk Support to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals.The IT Service Desk Technician provides technical assistance to users, answers questions; resolves computer problems for clients in person, or via telephone or electronically; provides assistance concerning the use of computer hardware and software, including printing, installation, word processing, electronic mail, and operating systems. This position is remote with onsite travel as needed that supports, virtual and in-office (New York).


What you’ll do:


  • Provide responsive, reliable, and consistent service delivery.
    Provide IT services that appropriately respond to the time-sensitive needs of customers,
  • Provide prompt referrals and escalations to an appropriate IT support service option.
  • Meet all Service Level Agreements (SLAs) including, but not limited to, speed to answer, first contact resolution, and limits on aged tickets.
  • Resolves technical problems and answers queries by telephone in support of internal and/or outside customer computer hardware, software, network, and telecommunications systems.
  • Diagnoses, identifies, isolates and analyzes problems utilizing historical database records. May route calls to product line specialists. Maintains and updates records and tracking databases.
  • Alerts management to recurring problems and patterns of problems.
    Respond to and diagnoses problems through discussion with users.
  • Ensures timely process through which problems are controlled. Includes problem recognition, research, isolation, resolution, and follow-up steps.
  • Provide support to end users on a variety of issues related to applications and web applications.
  • Identify, research, and resolve technical problems.
  • Respond to telephone calls, email and personnel requests for technical support.
  • Document, track, and monitor the problem to ensure a timely resolution.
  • Interact with network services, software systems engineering, and/or applications development to restore service and/or identify and correct core problem.
  • Simulate or recreate user problems to resolve operating difficulties.
  • Recommend systems modifications to reduce user problems.


The opening is representative of both current and future needs and is being used to identify candidates with skills and experience within Peraton’s Global Health and Financial Solutions Sector. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for similar roles


What you'll need:


Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with 4 + years or High School diploma with 8-10 years of relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a help desk environment with ServiceNow tools.
  • Must be a US Citizen and have the ability to obtain and maintain a (T4) position of Public Trust Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience with HHS and/or the Office of Inspector General customer, is a plus.
  • Must have great oral and written communication skills. 
  • Experience MS Office Suite, including Outlook, Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ability to effectively work independently and as a member of a team.
  • Must be able to thrive in a fast-paced, rapidly evolving environment with varying priorities, based on a team building culture.



At Peraton, our benefits are designed to help keep you at your best beyond the work you do with us daily. We’re fully committed to the growth of our employees. From fully comprehensive medical plans to tuition reimbursement, tuition assistance, and fertility treatment, we are there to support you all the way.



Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Salary Range

Salary Minimum: $40,000
Salary Mid: $80,000
Salary Maximum: $100,000

The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position, and is just one component of Peraton's total compensation package for employees. Other rewards may include annual bonuses, short- and long-term incentives, and program-specific awards. In addition, Peraton provides a variety of benefits to employees.

An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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