Virgin Galactic www.VirginGalactic.com is on track to become the world’s first privately funded commercial space line. It is dedicated to becoming a world leader in sub-orbital commercial space tourism with a longer term vision to develop other space technologies that have the potential to open space to significantly more people and users. If you are looking for an exciting opportunity in a burgeoning industry, are exceptionally creative, are a great problem solver, and can make things happen - apply today!
Virgin Galactic and the greater Virgin Organization have a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. The ideal candidate will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to “check your ego at the door”, be a self-starter and possess a sense of humility. The ideal candidate will work well under pressure, thrive on being given challenges and responsibility, communicate clearly, be confident and persuasive, have a high level of integrity, and understand the need for complete confidentiality.
Who you are
The IT Support Technician is a key member within the IT department. The IT Support Technician will work in close coordination with the IT Support Team performing all activities associated with installing, supporting and maintaining a wide range of IT hardware, software and services. This position requires excellent hardware and software troubleshooting skills, general networking knowledge, ability to follow directions, communicate effectively, and capability to be a self-starter. Experience in supporting an Engineering environment is a plus.
Location: This role will be split between Spaceport America, NM (SPA) and our Las Cruces, NM office, and will also provide support for all of VG & TSC locations.
o Terminals, Printers, Copy/Fax Machines
o Telecommunication Systems – wired, wireless and cellular including iPhones and iPads
o WAN/LAN topology
o Active Directory
o Various telephone landline and wireless services & equipment support
Physical and/or Additional Requirements
Virgin Galactic is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Galactic is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.