Computer Configuration and Testing Technician
Digital Signal Corporation (DSC) - Chantilly, VA

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Job Description:
Position Summary:
DSC is rapidly growing and we have an opening for a Computer Configuration and Testing Technician to join our growing manufacturing team in our Chantilly, VA location. The primary role of the Computer Technician is to install and configure computer servers for shipment to customers. Qualified candidates must be able to work well in a small company atmosphere and have excellent communication skills.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Configure new servers and prepare for shipment to customers. This includes Windows setup and the installation and configuration of all required software packages.
· Backup and restore system server images using standard imaging tools (Ghost)
· Diagnose installation and support server related issues.
· Contribute content to corporate portals, wiki’s, and issue tracking systems.
· Assist in the alignment, calibration, and/or testing of DSC products as needed.
· Perform Acceptance testing of final products as needed. (Execute test cases, record results, identify problems, and troubleshoot issues).
· Assist in the certification of next generation servers and product platforms
· Other duties as assigned by supervisor.
Minimum Qualifications:
H.S. degree minimum.
· 2+ years of related experience
· Experience installing, configuring and deploying Windows 2008 Server (2-3 years would be ideal)
· Experience with server troubleshooting and performance measuring techniques
· Experience with imaging platforms such as Symantec Ghost and Windows Deployment Server
· General Knowledge of networking protocols such as TCP/IP and their configuration in a Microsoft computing environment
· Knowledge of computer hardware, specifically rack based server configurations and components
· Ability to communicate effectively by e-mail, phone, and in person.
· Ability to manage and prioritize tasks.
Desired Qualifications:
AA in computer science or related degree
· Dell Certified Technician (PowerEdge Servers)
· Microsoft Certified Solutions Associate (MCSA) Windows Server 2008
· CompTIA Server + Certification
· Experience with Norton Ghost & Microsoft System Preparation
Physical Requirements: *
  • Ability to frequently sit, reach within hands and arms length, crouch, move about to access file cabinets and use office equipment such as PC, copier, telephone, etc. *
  • Ability to regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. *
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include use of computer monitor screens a great deal of time.

Work Environment: *
  • Individual’s primary workstation is located in the production/manufacturing/lab areas. *
  • The noise level in this environment ranges from low to moderate.

Digital Signal Corporation is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We offer a friendly, business environment with a competitive salary and benefits package. All job offers are contingent upon successful completion of background and reference checks.