Validation Technician

Employer: FoxGuard Solutions
Job Location: Christiansburg, Virginia
Category: Internet/New Media, IT/Computers/Networking
Employment Type: Full Time
Last Updated: 8/13/2019
Closing Date: 8/30/2019
FoxGuard Solutions
FoxGuard Solutions develops customized cyber security, compliance, and industrial computing solutions. As a leading operational technology company we deliver reliable, secure and configurable solutions that include: several cyber security solutions, including Patch & Update Management Services as well as turnkey computing solutions for mission-critical applications designed to fit a customer’s intended use, expected life-cycle and desired price point.
Job Description

Do you love working with computers? Are you good with details? If so, this is the perfect opportunity for you to join our Cyber Security unit as a Validation Technician. In this role, one would be responsible for patching, computer information gathering, validation procedures, and providing quality documentation for customer reports. A love for computers and prior experience with Windows is a must for this position. If you have the necessary skills and are ready to take the next step in your career, apply today!

What you will be doing ….

  • Interpret detailed technical information included in release notes as it relates to patch/update versioning
  • Identify and manage the resolution of data quality issues including integrity, accuracy, consistency, and completeness in an efficient and timely manner
  • Analyze and report on project data
  • Provide quality documentation for customer reports
  • Execute the following aspects of the validation cycle:
    • Perform backup and restores
    • Run hash test
    • Inspect shipment (scope limited to final package inspection)
  • Able to assist with lab maintenance
  • Able to assist other teams, including technical support and engineering as needed

What you will bring to the table…

  • High school diploma or equivalent (e.g., GED); or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Great attention to detail
  • Prior experience with Windows

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Network + and/or Security + certifications
  • Prior experience with Linux

What we can offer you… 

FoxGuard Solutions offers a competitive salary with a great benefits package, which includes dental, medical and vision insurance, as well as 401k, wellness programs, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability insurance, educational assistance and paid-time-off – and don’t forget Ice Cream Fridays! That’s right ice-cream every Friday!

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