Title: Acquisition Professional Level 3
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an Acquisition Professional to work in Laurel, MD.

Job Description:
The Acquisition Professional will provide acquisition support on functions of program management and assistance in analyzing and developing improved policies, plans, methods, procedures, and systems of acquisition management programs. The Acquisitional Professional will provide expertise on the myriad of factors that influence cost, schedule, performance, and risk. The Acquisition Professional will provide advice in the interpretation and tailoring of acquisition regulations/ memorandums, and ensure affordable, supportable, and effective systems are delivered to the customer.
 
Responsibilities:

  • Assist program managers in developing program documentation, creating program schedules, tracking program status, evaluating operational and technical alternatives, performing risk assessment, and managing integrated product teams.
  • Advise in the interpretation and tailoring of DoD acquisition regulations/ memorandums, and ensure affordable, supportable, and effective systems are delivered to the customer.
  • Work with project personnel and contracting, as appropriate, ensuring that all required documentation is completed and included. In addition, the following documentation may be included: Sole Source Justification, Small Business Dissolve Set Aside, Power/ Space/ Cooling Approval, and Baseline exemption Requests (BERs).
  • Provide program managers with assistance in developing program and acquisition documentation, creating program schedules, tracking program status, evaluating operational and technical alternatives, performing risk assessment and managing integrated product teams (e.g. Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP), Initial Capabilities Document (ICD), Capabilities Development Document (CDD), Capabilities Production Document (CPD), Analysis of Alternatives (AOA).
  • Utilize established acquisition and financial management policies, procedures, regulations, and tools.
  • Support GPM’s in the identification and collection of Minimum Acquisition Requirements.
  • Provide support to GPMs to assure execution within the cost, schedule, and performance baselines.
  • Assist the GPM with responses to internal and external requests for information.
  • Provide oversight and compliance review of acquisition documentation at all levels of preparation.
  • Assist with coordination and advice in the areas of acquisition and program management for Tier I and Tier II Programs.

Required Skills:

  • Twelve (12) years of combined experience in DoD acquisition management, program management, and/or contract management.

Desired Skills:

  • A bachelor’s degree in an acquisition related field and professional certification at any level from a recognized institution is desired, but not required. In lieu of the bachelor’s degree and certification, DAWIA III or PMP, an additional three (3) years of directly related experience for a total of fifteen (15) years may be substituted.
  • FACTS experience is preferred.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Acquisition Professional Level 4
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an Acquisition Professional to work in Laurel, MD.

Job Description:
The Acquisition Professional will provide acquisition support on functions of program management and assistance in analyzing and developing improved policies, plans, methods, procedures, and systems of acquisition management programs. The Acquisitional Professional will provide expertise on the myriad of factors that influence cost, schedule, performance, and risk. The Acquisition Professional will provide advice in the interpretation and tailoring of acquisition regulations/ memorandums, and ensure affordable, supportable, and effective systems are delivered to the customer.
 
Responsibilities:

  • Assist program managers in developing program documentation, creating program schedules, tracking program status, evaluating operational and technical alternatives, performing risk assessment, and managing integrated product teams.
  • Advise in the interpretation and tailoring of DoD acquisition regulations/ memorandums, and ensure affordable, supportable, and effective systems are delivered to the customer.
  • Work with project personnel and contracting, as appropriate, ensuring that all required documentation is completed and included. In addition, the following documentation may be included: Sole Source Justification, Small Business Dissolve Set Aside, Power/ Space/ Cooling Approval, and Baseline exemption Requests (BERs).
  • Provide program managers with assistance in developing program and acquisition documentation, creating program schedules, tracking program status, evaluating operational and technical alternatives, performing risk assessment and managing integrated product teams (e.g. Test and Evaluation Master Plan (TEMP), Initial Capabilities Document (ICD), Capabilities Development Document (CDD), Capabilities Production Document (CPD), Analysis of Alternatives (AOA).
  • Utilize established acquisition and financial management policies, procedures, regulations, and tools.
  • Support GPM’s in the identification and collection of Minimum Acquisition Requirements.
  • Provide support to GPMs to assure execution within the cost, schedule, and performance baselines.
  • Assist the GPM with responses to internal and external requests for information.
  • Provide oversight and compliance review of acquisition documentation at all levels of preparation.
  • Assist with coordination and advice in the areas of acquisition and program management for Tier I and Tier II Programs.

Required Skills:

  • Fifteen (15) years of combined experience in DoD acquisition management, program management, and/or contract management.

Desired Skills:

  • A bachelor’s degree in an acquisition related field and professional certification at any level from a recognized institution is desired, but not required. In lieu of the bachelor’s degree and certification, DAWIA III or PMP, an additional three (3) years of directly related experience for a total of eighteen (18) years may be substituted.
  • FACTS experience is preferred.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: AI Data Scientist
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an AI Data Scientist to assist in the development of innovative analytical tools in response to marketing requirements, user analyses, product innovation, technology, and business needs.
As a part of this work, the AI Developer will ensure user interface guidelines and standards are followed during the development and maintenance of the product. This person will present design concepts and negotiate with stakeholders to arrive at a design that supports both the business need and a strong user experience. The AI Data Scientist will also develop conceptual models, workflows, design prototypes, and user interface specifications, ensure user interface guidelines and standards are followed during the development and maintenance of the product.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree (10+ years of work in lieu of degree) in data analysis, modeling and simulation, with classes in communications.
  • Excellent working skills/knowledge providing data analytics support.
  • Excellent working interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Proven ability to work independently or collaboratively in an office environment.
  • 6+ years of Python
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Application Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Full-Stack Applications Developer to support applications development and operations and maintenance of a variety of systems and initiatives focused on streamlining operations, automating processes, and aligning customer solutions to the overarching digital architecture. The ideal candidate will help promote state-of-the-art IT solutions, collaborating with IT mission partners to share technology and lessons learned and ensure records management processes and requirements are included in the early design stages of IT solutions across the Intelligence Community. Additionally, this individual will work in concert with the customer technical interfaces to ensure future plans for technology are in line with the plans for the overall customer architecture. This position is located in Herndon, VA.

This position will include a variety of activities, including:

  • Participation with iterative software development teams with adherence to all reporting requirements;
  • Designing, developing and unit testing code for a production system and demonstration capabilities;
  • Providing demonstrations and detailed walk through of features to a variety of technical and non-technical audiences;
  • Meeting with stakeholders, analyzing requirements, developing user stories, and translating these into software development tasks;
  • Working with systems engineers to specify and design system upgrades;
  • Development of technical documentation and briefing materials to support program status reviews, control gates, and other presentations as directed.

Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of relevant experience
  • Ability to lead and direct design thinking for applications
  • Experience with Cloud Formation
  • Experience with Automation and Containerization
  • Knowledge of Kubernetes
  • Strong working knowledge of Angular 8+, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, Google Material
  • Working experience with Git, GitHub or GitLab, code reviews
  • Experience with Jenkins
  • Experience with Rest APIs
  • Working experience with AWS technologies (EC2, S3, SQS, SNS)
  • Experience with application frameworks (Spring Boot, NodeJS-NestJS)
  • Expert knowledge of UI design principles and techniques
  • Ability to work well with others as well as independently
  • Ability to work well in a constantly evolving work environment
  • Strong presentation skills
  • BS/BA in Software Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or similar OR equivalent combination of education and experience
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with UI testing frameworks
  • Experience with Docker/Docker Compose
  • Experience with Python or willing to learn
  • Experience with JavaScript charting libraries such as ChartJS, D3
  • Experience with PDF JavaScript libraries such as pdf.js
  • Experience building js libraries/NPM modules
  • Experience with multi-environment deployments
  • Experience in an Agile environment

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Application Engineer 4
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Application Engineer 4

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

 

OPS Consulting is seeking an Application Engineer 4 to support our team in Annapolis Junction, MD

Required Skills:

  • Twelve (12) years of experience in an engineering role
  • Bachelor's degree in a related technical field
  • IAT Level 2 Certification 
  • Python
  • Experience using: Django or Flask
  • Experience using: MongoDB or MariaDB
  • Experience using REST endpoint development 
  • Micro service model experience 

Desired Skills/ Tools:

  • Swagger
  • AWS, C2S or other cloud experience
  • Docker
  • Visual Studio Code or similar IDEs
  • JSON and/or XML serialization
  • Jira
  • Confluence
  • Git version control
  • Experience working in Agile environment

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Audio- Visual Specialist
Location: St. Louis, MO

The Swift Group is looking for a Audio-Visual Specialist, you will play a key role in accomplishing multimedia products and services by utilizing a wide range of skills related to photography, audiovisual production, visual information, illustration, computer operation, and telecommunication work. The ideal candidate will have a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field, along with at least 5 years of experience in multimedia production, including hands-on experience with audio-visual equipment.. This position is located in St. louis, MO.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Produce high-quality multimedia content using a variety of techniques and equipment, including photography, audiovisual production, and visual information
  • Collaborate with clients and stakeholders to understand project requirements and deliver creative solutions that meet their needs
  • Operate audio-visual recorders, sound mixers, microphones, TV cameras, and related equipment to capture audio and video content
  • Utilize modern digital production techniques and equipment to enhance multimedia materials
  • Edit and enhance multimedia content using industry-standard software tools
  • Ensure the quality and accuracy of multimedia products by conducting thorough reviews and revisions as needed
  • Stay current with emerging trends and technologies in multimedia production to continuously improve skills and capabilities

Requirements:

  • 5 or more years of experience in accomplishing multimedia products and services
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience operating audio-visual recorders, sound mixers, microphones, TV cameras, and related equipment in a formal academic or professional education and training environment
  • Proficiency in photography, audiovisual production, and visual information
  • Strong technical skills in computer operation and telecommunication work
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience supporting data scientists to create—through fine tuning, transfer learning—models for classification, prediction, generative AI, or other similar tasks
  • Demonstrated experience optimizing the deployment of AI models in the cloud
  • Demonstrated experience with front-end web development frameworks such as Flask
  • Demonstrated experience using Tableau to connect cloud serves to Tableau output visualizations
  • MA/MS Degree

 

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Automated Tester
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an Automated Tester to assist with maintenance of existing legacy applications and transition to a new system architecture. This candidate will also create and maintain an automated test environment for the client. This position is located in Reston, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience developing and directing software system testing and validation procedures and documentation 
  • Experience developing testing programs that address areas such as database impacts, software scenarios, regression testing 
  • Experience documenting test procedures to ensure replicability and compliance 
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: AWS DevOps Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a skilled AWS DevOps Engineer. The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for deploying and maintaining multiple development teams AWS infrastructure along with utilizing CloudFormation and Ansible to automate the deployment of the entire infrastructure. Additionally, manage all scripts and templates in Github utilizing git for version control, assist security with implementing security controls to ensure compliance and actively monitor servers and infrastructure for issues while setting up and maintaining Jenkins pipelines. The location of this job is Herndon, VA.

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience 
  • Experience managing ELB's, and auto-scale groups with AWS EC2.  
  • Experience with setting up and managing Kubernetes infrastructure.
  • Experience setting up alarms, dashboards, and alerts with AWS Cloudwatch.  
  • Managing files and permissions in AWS S3 
  • Experience building IaC with AWS CloudFormation using YAML templates.  
  • Strong Linux troubleshoots skills. 
  • Bash Scripting 
  • Able to set up build and maintain Jenkins CI/CD pipelines.  
  • Experience using Ansible for server automation.  
  • Strong knowledge of git and version controlling IaC in Github. 
  • Bachelor’s Degree or 5+ years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree 
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Skills:

  • Setting up API Gateway and AWS Lambda functions. 
  • Experience working with SQS and SNS.  
  • Experience with working with multiple teams. 
  • Experience working in an Agile work environment on two weeks sprints.  
  • AWS Certified

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The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Big Data Developer
Location: Tysons, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Big Data Developer who will help ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work depends on a Big Data Developer joining our team to support the development of systems and capabilities centered on our comprehensive motion imagery software suite. This person will focus on ensuring the mission is met while upgrading to cutting-edge technologies in full motion video (FMV) of the programs technical vision. This position is located in Tysons, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 8+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Skilled at applying and executing highly advanced technologies, principles, theories and concepts 
  • Willing to learn in one discipline/field and developing working knowledge in adjacent disciplines/fields 
  • Proficient understanding and application of engineering principles, concepts, practices, and standards 
  • Use JIRA to manage daily, sprint, and increment metrics, performance, and backlogs 
  • Experience with the following languages: Java (AOP, IOC), Javascript, React/Redux, AngularJS, SQL, NoSQL, Graph, C++
  • Experienced in Microservice API development and integration (gRPC/REST) 
  • Manage communication endpoints in gRPC or REST
  • REST based service level integration, API negotiation, Threading and Load Balancing 
  • Heavily use ETL concepts and engines to decouple solutions
  • Apache NIFI experience
  • Creating and maintaining orchestration templates, modifying templates provided from unclassified teams into classified space
  • GraphDB, SQL and NoSQL data modeling / visualization / querying 
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • MS SQL Server, OmniSci, Accumulo/Hadoop preferred 
  • Reactive application development in a web browser 
  • Write and manage large applications in React/Redux, rxJS, Reactive Streams
  • Manage and bug triage legacy applications in AngularJS
  • Debug and troubleshoot applications in customer space
  • Applications range from Java to C++ at priority determined by customer
  • Leverage messaging engines and HA clusters
  • Kafka streams/ KsqlDB
  • Use and manage containers and orchestration such as: Docker/Kubernetes
  • Creating containers, deploying containers, managing container orchestration
  • Managing scalability of deployed software products
  • Masters Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Build & Integration Engineer 2
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Build and Integration Engineer 2 to work in Laurel, MD. 

As a Build and Integration Engineer 3 at OPS Consulting you will be responsible for the operation, design, and integration of a broad range of systems and components. You will provide expertise on integrating sub-systems at scale, as well as interfaces with environmental systems, facilities, data systems, and security infrastructure.

Required Experience:
  • 5+ years of experience with complex electrical systems integration
  • 5+ years of experience with facility-level electrical systems designed to meet highly custom/challenging requirements, such as:
    • Complex scientific project power distribution and management
    • HPC center electrical design and integration.
  • Significant expertise in at least two of the following areas and familiarity with at least three additional areas:
    • Facility AC power conditioning and monitoring
    • Facility high-voltage power distribution and load balancing
    • DC power conditioning, distribution
    • Backup power generation
    • Industrial control systems (SCADA)
    • Advanced electrical fabrication and manufacturing processes
    • High performance computing power requirements
    • Digital communications (Ethernet, etc.) 
      • EMI (ESD, Magnetic Field) 
      • Safety and Hazard Analysis 
      • Maintainability Analysis 
Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, Physics or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
    • Five years of additional experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Build & Integration Engineer 3
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Build and Integration Engineer 3 to work in Laurel, MD. 

As a Build and Integration Engineer 3 at OPS Consulting you will be responsible for the operation, design, and integration of a broad range of systems and components. You will provide expertise on integrating sub-systems at scale, as well as interfaces with environmental systems, facilities, data systems, and security infrastructure.

Required Experience:

  • 5+ years of experience with complex systems integration
  • 5+ years of experience with CAD modeling and analysis (one or more of SolidWorks, CREO, etc.)
  • 3+ years of experience with integrating systems that having challenging facility and supporting infrastructure requirements.
    • Work area environment 
    • Safety and Security 
    • Facility physical access 
  • Familiarity with large scientific instruments (CERN, WEBB Telescope)
  • Significant expertise in at least two of the following areas and familiarity with at least three additional areas:
    • High vacuum systems
    • Liquefaction 
    • Low temperature systems and thermal analysis
    • Pneumatics distribution
    • Hydraulics distribution
    • Stress modeling and analysis
    • Vibrational modeling and analysis
    • Civil/architectural engineering
    • Advanced fabrication and manufacturing process control

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 14 years of experience
  • A Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, Physics or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
    • Five years of additional experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Business Support Specialist
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Business Support Specialist to work in Laurel, MD.

The Business Support Specialist shall provide administrative support assisting with the following: extensive record keeping, management of documents, scheduling client meetings, overseeing the directions of assigned team through various processes, filling confidential information, data entry of quality control metrics, answering client inquires and organizing information.

Key areas of focus include:

  • Scheduling support
  • Event/meeting planning and execution support
  • Tracking of clearance and access expirations
  • Providing to GOV personnel when updates needed, assist with meeting and briefing support/gathering material and information/developing slides, data analysis/synthetization, etc.).
  • Provide Team Specific meeting support; includes providing agendas, taking notes and distributing as directed
  • Tracking of actions (e.g., data calls, training/conference calls, etc.) assigned to the Team and ensuring GOV approved responses are provided within established deadlines
  • Assist with the development of meeting and briefing material (e.g., gathering material, developing slides, etc.)
  • Attend meetings when requested to take notes and document actions; work with GOV personnel to task actions appropriately
  • Working with Event Coordination Team when required for the specific team being supported is holding an event
  • Providing weekly activity reports/updates to Team Leaders and Members reflecting key activities of the past week and upcoming actions/activities for the team (would receive this information from Team Leaders - Project Director, Program Manager, Technical Lead, Lead System Engineer)
  • Submission of Visitor Requests to support Team meetings and escorting team visitors when required


Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate's Degree, A minimum of 5 years of experience in MS Suite and 5 years of experience performing general office work.


Required Skills:
You must be an expert in organizational management. Specific experience is required in the below areas:

  • Highly organized
  • Ability to synthesize information and put into layman/useable forms to support decision making and executive level information sharing
  • Use of Microsoft Office Suite

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cloud Platform Engineer
Location: Columbia, MD

The Swift Group is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Cloud Platform Engineer with experience in Cloud technology (AWS), Python programming skills, and a strong Linux foundation. Will significantly contribute to the development of custom software components and integration of open-source code to address complex time series analysis problems through the use of cutting edge Big Data / Cloud technology. As a result, the candidate will be expected to work autonomously identifying and solving problems quickly while working toward broader strategic goals set by Architects on the team.

Key Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate is a strong systems integrator with an eye for opportunity to enhance, optimize, or increase robustness of an existing code base.  
  • The candidate should have experience with infrastructure as code and be able to leverage modern tools to define, build and manage virtual infrastructure in the cloud.  
  • Design and implement core architecture and capabilities for software from prototype to operational applications.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in Platform Engineering or Software Development (Python or Java) with Bachelors in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field; OR 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; OR High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Must have experience developing infrastructure in AWS.
  • Have a solid understanding of Linux systems, hosts, networks, security, applications and proficiency in shell scripting (Shell/Bash).
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Experience with Kubernetes (or vendor flavor of Kubernetes) 
  • Experience with CI/CD pipelines (e.g. Gitlab-CI, Travis-CI, etc.)
  • Understanding of agile software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites. (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, Github, Gitlab, etc.)
  • Experience with puppet, ansible, maven, virtualization (ovirt, proxmox, vmware, etc)
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • DoD 8140 / 8570 compliance certifications may be required in this position as directed by the customer (CASP+ CE, CISSP, CSSLP or CCSP is highly desired)
  • Prior experience or familiarity with DISA’s Big Data Platform or other Big Data systems (e.g. Cloudera’s Distribution of Hadoop, Hortonworks Data Platform, MapR, etc..) is a plus

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Collection Management Officer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Collections Management Officer who will review, draft, coordinate, and disseminate reports from the exploitation of information consistent with reporting criteria. This position is functional rather than geographic, serving as a focal point for executing Collection Management Officer responsibilities related to data exploitation, data acquisitions, and tracking of new information.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engage data operations and data management on obtaining and documenting collections of potential value.
  • Communicate with counterparts on the priority/potential value of those data sets.
  • Work with technical experts on tools and capabilities to extract from data domain.
  • Conduct post dissemination duties related to reporting such as grading and evaluation, taskings, inquiries about the status, use, origins, classification, and/or distribution of the reporting.
  • Engage with WMA counterparts on information and follow-on operations and engagements originating from newly developed leads.
  • Maintain and deploy templates/guidance for various collection and dissemination scenarios.
  • Responsible for identifying, synthesizing, and preparing for dissemination a significant percentage of the output of the team, the reports for which are used to inform customer and analysts on the capabilities of nefarious actors as reflected in their digital media

Required Qualifications: 

  • 8+ years of relevant software development work experience.
  • Ability to work with digital data streams throughout the data lifecycle
  • Possess basic working knowledge of data exploitation techniques and trends
  • Have background in identifying information from disparate technical information sources
  • Ability to work with partners in a variety of offices and USG agencies to manage collections and establish best practices
  • Ability to learn and implement understandings to protect operations and equities
  • Ability to learn and apply knowledge of customer policies, regulations, and legal guidance
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certification or training in data governance
  • Familiarity with computer file structures, and various file types
  • Understanding of the practices and infrastructure in which the candidate transmits, stores, and manipulate data including the capabilities, limitations, and classification restrictions of those systems
  • Understanding of customer specific systems and databases, data repositories, collection techniques and CNE (Computer Network Exploitation) collection techniques
  • Experience supporting data activities, and protection of sources and methods
  • Familiar with big data and big data reporting issues

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Communications Network Engineer 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Communications Network Engineer 2

Annapolis Junction, MD

 

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Communications Network Engineer 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Assist customers with resolving problems to include performance and configuration.
  • Provide support in the translation of business requirements into telecommunications (Ex. LAN, CAN, WAN, Voice and Video) requirements, design, and orders.
  • Provide in- depth engineering analysis of telecommunications alternatives.
  • Provide interface support to telecommunication end users, operations personnel, and strategic program management.
  • Provide enhanced telecommunication design for medium to large- scale infrastructures.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, or a related technical field
  • Six (6) years of IT experience or an additional four (4) years with an Associate’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Configuration Manager
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Configuration Manager that will introduce and implement Configuration Management (CM) processes according to guidelines and support the full lifecycle of the CM Database (CMDB). The mission is to provide quality services that facilitate seamless software development lifecycle and API and Gateway with modern data repository services. This role requires support for planning future architectures, infosec assurance and accreditation, Configuration Management, and System Engineering for legacy and future complex portfolio of data tools. This position is located onsite in Chantilly, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Introduce and implement CM processes according to guidelines.
  • Support the full lifecycle of the CMDB.
  • Schedule and facilitate meetings, including developing agendas.
  • Track, monitor, and provide the status of Change Requests (CRs), Discrepancy Reports (DRs), and Requests for Changes (RFCs) in coordination with the IT Operations organization.
  • Provide follow-up coordination and status for action items or issues.
  • Process discrepancy reports, requirements, build reports, investigation reports, request for changes, or operation change requests on a regular cycle.
  • Assist in changes to the CM process, establishing and maintaining both new and existing schedules.
  • Support project teams in defining, documenting, changing, and baselining project configuration items.
  • Ensure overall websites are properly formatted, contain updated information, and have a common look and feel.
  • Serve as the Enterprise Scrum Lead for the organization.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience with software configuration management documentation (CM Processes, SOPs, CM meeting minutes, and Agendas).
  • Demonstrated experience working with ServiceNow, JIRA, Confluence sites, and SharePoint.
  • Demonstrated experience managing and creating organization roadmaps for technical projects.
  • Demonstrated experience managing and creating organization master project schedule(s).
  • Demonstrated experience developing, managing, or operating program governance boards.
  • Demonstrated experience with protocols for access administration and system deployments
  • BA/BS Degree or five years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience troubleshooting problems and documenting discrepancies.
  • Demonstrated experience submitting system status and updates to scheduling, coordinating across organizations for system releases or outages.
  • Demonstrated experience tracking and modifying Configuration Items (CIs), incidents, and work orders using ServiceNow.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Configuration/Operations SME
Location: Ashburn, VA

The Swift Group is seeking an Configuration and Operations SME to work in Ashburn, VA. The Configuration and Operations SME will provide support expertise and guidance on the configuration and operational implementation of devices running the Android OS and associated application such as ATAK and similar applications. Working knowledge of encryption, Virtual Private Networks (VPN), imagery, and messaging applications is also required.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide with full configuration of non-attributable commercial technical devices to include cellular phones, tablets, and laptops, related to training and operations described in the contract; operating system(s), app installation, detailed imagery, VPNs, encrypted messaging applications, ATAK or similar application etc. to Sponsor specifications for specific clients tasks.
  • Provide limited and directed operational support to CONUS tasks and partner organizations, including meetings, briefings, planning, field support, and after-action reports.
  • Provide recommendations, select, install, and maintain operating systems and other advanced technical equipment for servers, systems, etc. to the clients specifications and enhance mission coordination.
  • Provide recommendations for use and analysis of detailed imagery to client specifications for specific tasks.
  • Conduct mid-level research of open-source products requested by the client.
  • Decommission and prepare equipment for PTI.
  • Attend mission oriented technical equipment training.
  • Complete a weekly log of tasks to include build projects, special projects, change requests, delivery and briefing of equipment, and other activities.
  • Setup classrooms and organize equipment for the clients classes.
  • Ability to work at the work location between 0800-1600 hours, Monday-Friday as determined by the client.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience in operational and support functions of the Intelligence Community.
  • Prior United States military (Honorable Discharge) or equivalent contractor relevant work experience.
  • Bachelor's degree and/or three years equivalent related work experience.
  • US Citizenship and an active Secret clearance required with eligibility for a TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance . 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Controls Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

Title: Controls Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Controls Engineer to work in Laurel, MD. 

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in developing requirements and providing direction on control system design concepts.
  • Review feasibility and realism of systems and provide assessments.
  • Provide technical coordination and communication between project teams and leadership.
  • Work with in a team to assist in evaluating conditions, proposing modifications and developing design changes.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 12 years of relevant experience.
  • Bachelor of Science in process/controls, electrical, mechanical, nuclear, chemical, or computer engineering.
  • Experience with mid to large scale control system implementations or equivalent train system simulators for the chemical, power generation, wastewater treatment, facility mechanical operations, or similar industries

Required Skills:

  • Design and implementation of systems using programmable logic controllers, microprocessors. SCADA and DCS systems.
  • Modeling of physical mechanical, electrical, fluid, or chemical systems. Experience in control system theory.
  • Proficient in communication, organizational skills, and technical writing.

Desired Skills:

  • Integration of multiple control systems into tiered control schemes.
  • Validation and optimization of control system performance with simulations.
  • Troubleshooting and diagnostics of complex systems.
  • Professional Engineering (PE) licensed.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Counterintelligence Officer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Counterintelligence Officer in support of a program supporting an Intelligence Community customer.  The successful candidate will work as a member of a government-contractor team supporting the HUMINT operations mission. Work will be performed in a fast-paced, high-energy environment inside a government facility in the WMA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with a team in support of blended operations
  • Provide support for operations
  • Draft correspondence and documentation
  • Brief customer leadership on status
  • Display a mastery of customer processes and approval boards
  • Respond to written memos from the customer field offices
  • Collaborate with other IC elements and stakeholders

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated experience with customer tools and databases
  • Experience conducting vulnerability analysis or surveys 
  • Ability to confidently deliver clear and concise briefings 
  • Strong knowledge of foreign adversaries’ intelligence capabilities including cyber/technical, information operations, and HUMINT 
  • Understanding of offensive and defensive counter-intelligence methods 
  • Familiarity with the concepts involved in CI risk analysis including insider threat detection 
  • Knowledge of and experience in the fundamentals of intelligence operations to include risk assessment
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent years of experience or 6 years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in Intelligence Operations / Analysis / Support to Field Operations 
  • Experience identifying targeting leads through the exploitation of all-source databases to craft targeting packages
  • Experience using customer databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices
  • Formal CI training and/or certifications
  • Overseas experience supporting collection operations and information sharing
  • Foreign languages skills
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cryptologic Computer Scientist 4
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Cryptologic Computer Scientist 4

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

 

OPS Consulting is seeking a Cryptologic Computer Scientist 4 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

 

Responsibilities:

The Cryptologic Computer Scientist will design, develop, deliver, and operate solutions to hard cryptologic computer science problems within a scientific framework. This position will requisite computer science skills (operating systems, compiler theory, database theory, algorithm analysis, computer architecture, discrete math, programming language theory, and data structures).  

 

Required Qualifications:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related fields such as (Engineering, Mathematics, Information Technology, or Information Systems) only if the following foundational Computer Science areas are met: algorithms, computer architecture, programming methodologies, data structures, logic and computation, and advanced mathematics.
  • 11 years of relevant experience in the following areas: computer system research, simulation/ model development and prototyping, software design, programming, computational science, algorithm analysis, design, and reverse engineering/ designing/ developing to include hardware and/ or software.

 

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cyber Defense Analyst 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Cyber Defense Analyst 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

 
OPS Consulting is seeking qualified Cyber Defense Analysts. A successful candidate uses information collected from a variety of sources to monitor network activity and analyze it for evidence of anomalous behavior. Identifies, triages, and reports events that occur to protect data, information systems, and infrastructure. Finds trends, patterns, or anomaly correlations utilizing security-relevant data. Recommends proactive security measures. Conducts analysis to isolate indicators of compromise. Notify designated managers, cyber incident responders, and cybersecurity service provider team member of suspected cyber incidents and articulate the event’s history, status, and potential impact for further action in accordance with the organization’s cyber incident response plan. Position requires rotating shift work.  

Qualifications:
  • Requires DoD 8570 compliance with CSSP Analyst baseline certification.
  • Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level I or Level II certification.
  • Computing Environment (CE) certification.
  • No demonstrated experience is required.
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required. 

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cyber Defense Analyst 2
Location: Honolulu, HI and Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a qualified Cyber Defense Analyst - Level 2 candidate based out of either Honolulu, HI or Annapolis Junction, MD who uses information collected from a variety of sources to monitor network activity and analyze it for evidence of anomalous behavior. Identifies, triages, and reports events that occur to protect data, information systems, and infrastructure. Finds trends, patterns, or anomaly correlations utilizing security-relevant data. Recommends proactive security measures. Conducts analysis to isolate indicators of compromise. Notify designated managers, cyber incident responders, and cybersecurity service provider team member of suspected cyber incidents and articulate the event’s history, status, and potential impact for further action in accordance with the organization’s cyber incident response plan. Position requires rotating shift work.  

Qualifications:

  • Requires DoD 8570 compliance with CSSP Analyst baseline certification.
  • Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level I or Level II certification.
  • Computing Environment (CE) certification.
  • Four (4) years of demonstrated experience as CDA in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity required. A technical bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university may be substituted for two (2) years of CDA experience on projects of similar scope, type, and complexity.
  • One (1) year of demonstrated and practical experience in TCP/IP fundamentals. 
  • One (1) year of demonstrated experience with tcpdump or Wireshark.
  • Two (2) years of demonstrated experience using security information and event management suites (such as Splunk, ArcSight, Kibana, LogRhythm).
  • Two (2) years of demonstrated experience in network analysis and threat analysis software utilization.
  • Successful completion of SPLUNK Fundamentals 1.
  • Two (2) years of demonstrated experience maintaining or managing Cloud Environments.
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cyber Defense Analyst 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Cyber Defense Analyst - Level 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
 
OPS Consulting is seeking a qualified Cyber Defense Analyst - Level 3 (ICS, SCADA) candidate who uses information collected from a variety of sources to monitor network activity and analyze it for evidence of anomalous behavior. Identifies, triages, and reports events that occur to protect data, information systems, and infrastructure. Finds trends, patterns, or anomaly correlations utilizing security-relevant data. Recommends proactive security measures. Conducts analysis to isolate indicators of compromise. Notify designated managers, cyber incident responders, and cybersecurity service provider team member of suspected cyber incidents and articulate the event’s history, status, and potential impact for further action in accordance with the organization’s cyber incident response plan.

Qualifications:

 

  • Eight (8) years of demonstrated experience as a CDA in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. A technical bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university may be substituted for two (2) years of CDA experience on projects of similar scope, type, and complexity.
  • A technical bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university may be substituted for two (2) years of CDA experience on projects of similar scope, type, and complexity.
  • Requires DoD 8570 compliance with CSSP Analyst baseline certification.
  • Information Assurance Technical (IAT) Level I or Level II certification.
  • Computing Environment (CE) certification.
  • Requires Global Information Assurances Certificate (GIAC).
  • Requires Global Certified Incident Handler (GCIH) certification.
  • Two (2) years of demonstrated and practical experience in TCP/IP fundamentals. 
  • Two (2) years of demonstrated experience with tcpdump or Wireshark.
  • Three (3) years of demonstrated experience using security information and event management suites (such as Splunk, ArcSight, Kibana, LogRhythm).
  • Three (3) years of demonstrated experience in network analysis and threat analysis software utilization.
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cyber Security Project Engineer
Location: Tysons, VA

The Swift Group is seeking an experienced Cyber Security Project Engineer to join our team. This candidate will provide vulnerability analysis and reporting on accredited information systems. This position is located in Tysons, VA.

Other responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with information system POCs for plan updates and mitigation strategies to ensure overall health of IT systems, networks and applications.
  • Perform some manual data aggregation and normalization tasks until automated solutions are developed.
  • Recommend new capabilities and efforts to improve the effectiveness of the continuous monitoring program.

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience in scanning information systems using scanning tools such as Nessus, AppDetective, WebInspect.
  • Strong writing skills to create documentation such as SOPs, internal process documents and input into cyber policies that support the continuous monitoring of accredited information systems.
  • Experience with architecture design, system and network analysis, vulnerability and risk assessments, and security assessment of hardware and software.
  • Strong understanding of cloud environments and assessing systems within cloud environments focusing on security posture.
  • Experience with continuous monitoring and plans of actions and milestones (POA&Ms).
  • Understanding of NIST 800-53, 800-137 and Risk Management Framework (RMF).
  • Knowledge of DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).
  • Demonstrated experience with cyber security concepts to include encryption services, access control, information protection, network security
  • Experience with AWS and Azure cloud security compliance
  • Knowledgeable of various cloud services to include Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, Software as a Service
  • Possesses strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Bachelors degree or 5+ years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certified in Cloud Security for AWS and Azure
  • Security Certifications to include CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, NCSF
  • Demonstrated experience in IT best practices regarding application, enterprise system, and network security

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Cyber Security Systems Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Cyber Security Systems Engineer to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government. This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Document the various security control implementations as well as gather the artifacts that support the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and ICD 503 Security Accreditation for various Assessment and Authorization (A&A) efforts
  • Document and obtain a general understanding of the architecture being developed or that was developed for each project in order to write the Systems Security Plans (SSP)/CONOPS in the Greenlight application.
  • Gather the information by working with various team members in order to write various additional A&A related documents such as Contingency Plan (CP), General User Guide (GUG), Privileged User Guide (PUG), Standard Operating Procedures (SOP’s), etc.
  • Support Accreditation and Authorization (A&A) reviews by ISSO/M, as well as the Security Controls Assessor (SCA)
  • Document the Plans of Actions and Milestones (POA&Ms) implementation responses or mitigations, as well as provide all required artifacts (i.e. evidence gathering from the teams)
  • Coordinating with various contractor and staff personnel to obtain the A&A content, as well as working with various customer security organizations to navigate the customer’s A&A process in order to achieve Authority to Develop (ATD), Interim Authority to Operation (IATT), as well as Authority to Operate (ATO).
  • Keep track of where each of the various A&A projects are within the customer’s A&A process in order to know when it’s time to re-submit for accreditation or an accreditation extension.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 11+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Possess multi-tasking skills, as well as be a good communicator/facilitator. Comfortable at all levels from developer to senior staff.
  • Knowledge of the complex network environments involving shared networks and multiple security enclaves.
  • Possess the ability to bridge the technical implementation (i.e. developer talk), into commonly understood security words. Often this is a skillset and is not an actual language, but frequently translation or a basic understand needs to be conveyed by the ISSE when speaking with others or in writing the documentation in order to ensure it’s easy to understand.
  • Proven experience with A&A, RMF, ICD 503 Security Accreditation and ATO. 
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Previous ISSE experience directly supporting the customer.
  • Previous ISSO experience directly supporting the customer is also helpful.
  • Various security tools and reports such as Greenlight, RoadRunner, Rapid 7, WebInspect, App Detective, and Splunk
  • Public, private and hybrid Cloud experience (AWS, Microsoft Azure, etc.)
  • Virtualization experience (VDI & VMWare)

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Architect
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Architect to assist with maintenance of existing legacy applications and transition to a new system architecture.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience defining data standards and principles
  • Demonstrated experience designing, constructing, and further developing the data architecture in an organization
  • Demonstrated experience with understanding complex problems
  • Demonstrated experience with design concepts to make the flow of data in an organization as efficient as possible
  • Proficiency in data modeling, from conception to database optimization
  • Demonstrated experience with providing specifications for data quality
  • Demonstrated experience with creating secure storage concepts
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Demonstrated experience with RDBMS (e.g. Postgres, Oracle, etc.)
  • Demonstrated experience with Graph databases (e.g. Neo4J, ArangoDB, etc)
  • Demonstrated experience with designing a graph database for performance
  • Demonstrated experience with working in a cloud environment
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience in a similar role
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Architect
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Engineer. The Data Engineer will manipulate data and data flows for both existing and new systems. Additionally, they will provide support in the areas of data extraction, transformation and load (ETL), data mapping, analytics, operations, databases, and maintenance of data and associated systems. As a member of the team, this candidate will work in a multi-tasking, quick-paced, dynamic, process-improvement environment that requires experience with the principles of large-scale (terabytes) database development, large-scale file manipulation, data modeling, data mapping, data testing, data quality, and documentation preparation. This position is is based onsite in McLean, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience with the following languages: Java/J2EE, C, C++, SQL, XML, XQuery, XPath, HTML/XHTML, CSS, Python, Shell Scripting, JSON, JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience translating data insights into tools or analytic capabilities that inform operational decisions and/or improve processes
  • Demonstrated experience with relational databases (ex - Oracle / MySql)
  • Experience with GPU processing
  • Demonstrated experience with search architecture and data visualization tools (ex - ElasticSearch, OmniSci)
  • Demonstrated experience applying machine learning methodologies to build high-quality prediction models
  • Has familiarity with servers operating systems; Windows, Linux, Distributed Computing, Blade Centers, and cloud infrastructure
  • Familiar with database methodologies
  • Familiar with Source code management and integration (ex - GitHub/GitLab, Jenkins, RunDeck)
  • Familiar with Data Science frameworks such as Keras, Tensorflow, or Theano
  • Ability to work well in a fast-paced, constantly evolving work environment with a focus on continual process improvement and a proactive approach to problem solving
  • Possess a Bachelor's Degree in related field or 5 years of addition experience
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience building and maintaining data flows in NiFi or Pentaho or Java
  • Excellent organizational, coordination, interpersonal and team building skills

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Database Administrator 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Database Administrator 2

Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Database Administrator 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Required Experience:

  • Maintain the integrity, security, and availability of multiple databases to include: disaster recovery, performance analysis and tuning, index maintenance, and monitoring of data.
  • Administer, maintain, develop, and implement policies and procedures.
  • Evaluate and recommend available database management system (DBMS) products.
  • Perform database and software life- cycle activities to ensure highest level of system performance with compliance of business requirements.
  • Perform Oracle, SQL Server, and Sybase Batabase and Application server administration.
  • Organize and format data for efficient query and storage processes.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ten (10) years of experience as a DBA.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline. Four (4) years of additional DBA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Database Engineer
Location: Mclean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Database Engineer. This candidate will lead the design, implementation and testing of a complex data infrastructure in support of our customer needs. This candidate will work with network, systems, and application engineers to manage the database engineering and administration of systems for complex and high-volume data processing infrastructure. They will use a variety of ingest methods and data management techniques, which includes a variety of data types, database functionality, compliance standards and availability requirements. This individual will work closely with the customer; project managers; and engineers to facilitate communication to all stakeholders.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional team of software engineers, data scientists, analysts, project managers and other engineers to support a high volume and complex data system
  • Assist with the design of network architectures based on customer data requirements and industry best practices
  • Provide recommendations on how best to support ongoing maintenance and enhancements of data systems and platforms
  • Development of unique solutions that will meet customer requirements and industry best practices
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Write and update technical documentation such as data system documentation

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of related experience in database engineering and administration of systems for complex and high-volume data processing, using a variety of ingest methods and data management techniques
  • 2+ years’ experience designing, installing, administrating, upgrading, patching, and performance tuning Oracle database
  • Performing all aspects in the lifecycle of database engineering and administration, including design to meet customer needs, install, deploy, data migration, maintenance, backup/recovery, patch, and upgrade
  • Database security analysis and vulnerability remediation process
  • Oracle engineered systems such as Exadata, Big Data, MiniCluster or SuperCluster
  • Managing database systems in conjunction with datastore systems in high availability, system redundancy environments
  • Current and practical expertise using Oracle PL/SQL, SQL, SQL*Plus and SQL Developer
  • Extensive experience in: database architecture, design, and processing models as well as extensive experience with data architecture, modeling, and management in a broad spectrum of data repository environments, such as data warehouse, on-line transaction processing and hybrid
  • Management includes a variety of data types, database functionality, compliance standards and availability requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, IT, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with administration and configuration of database solutions for document and geospatial data/capabilities
  • Prior experience supporting database systems for data collections unique to the Sponsor or the IC
  • Experience delivering or integrating solutions using RDBMS technologies and NoSQL technologies
  • Experience transitioning solutions from RDBMS technologies to NoSQL technologies
  • Competence writing, changing, and understanding scripting in various languages such as Windows, Korn/Bash, Perl, Python
  • Experience transitioning into Cloud environment

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Collection Engineer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Collection Engineer specializing in project and system integration to perform dataset collection and exploitation for the customer’s operational needs. This includes assessments and consultations with partners in and outside the customer organization for data acquisition and exploitation strategy. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with users to identify and develop system requirements taking into account the desired results, hardware limitations and operating requirements, identified by the client.
  • Shall provide operational testing and recommendations for continuous improvement of equipment and software for collection and exploitation.
  • Provide coordination across client’s organization and business partners to expedite data sharing, processing and governance activities.
  • Analyze new technologies, hardware, and software to determine the applicability and need for the existing or proposed system, to include security, storage, and network technology.
  • Provide data assessments and prepare analytical reports from datasets.
  • Collect and exploit profile, content, or metadata information.
  • Evaluate data accessible in the public domain, including foreign social media websites and applications from mobile and stationary platforms.
  • Assist in planning and managing multiple projects involving the infrastructure and exploitation platforms

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience with collection and exploitation of data on mobile apps including domestic and foreign.
  • Demonstrated experience performing data analysis such as gathering information to determine data sources, data targets, data definitions, and data relationships.
  • Demonstrated experience working with data in a variety of structured and unstructured formats.
  • Demonstrated experience producing technical documentation for operational use.
  • Demonstrated experience triaging and troubleshooting data issues.
  • Demonstrated experience developing requirements for testing, assessing applications, and systems for data management.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with image analysis, manipulation, and processing in Photoshop or similar tools.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working both independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience transferring and handling sensitive data.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing task plans, task documentation, and overall activity reporting documents.
  • Demonstrated experience developing data ingestion tools that extract, transform and load the data based upon data mappings.
  • Demonstrated experience building databases and developing software applications to manage the extraction, transformation and loading of data.
  • Demonstrated experience performing data modeling, data testing and data documentation.
  • Demonstrated experience with data management such as versioning of data and backups.
  • Demonstrated experience working with users to define requirements for analysts or operational customers.
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with technical collection.
  • BA/BS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Engineer
Location: Columbia, MD

The Swift Group is seeking a highly motivated and experienced Data Engineer to join our fast-paced data team. You will play a critical role in ensuring the successful acquisition and management of mission-critical and mission support data sets. You will work closely with our team of experts to design and implement data solutions that meet the unique needs of our clients in the military space.  Whether you have experience as a developer, analyst, or engineer, we want to hear from you. Your expertise in this area will be invaluable as we work to provide our clients with the highest quality data solutions possible. The successful candidate will have an understanding of data structures, algorithms, and software design principles, as well as experience working with large and complex data sets. They will work closely with our engineers to build and optimize our data pipeline and analytics systems. As a hybrid role, this position will require some on-site work, but you will also have some flexibility to work remotely. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain data models and schema designs that support our analytics needs.
  • Monitor and optimize the performance and scalability of our data infrastructure.
  • Participate in code reviews, testing, and deployment processes to ensure high-quality code and system reliability.
  • Stay up-to-date with emerging trends and technologies in data engineering and analytics.
  • To excel in the position, the candidate shall have a strong attention to detail, be able to understand technical complexities, and have the willingness to learn and adapt to the situation. 
  • The candidate will work both independently and as part of a large team to accomplish client objectives. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience as a developer, analyst, or engineer with Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Experience with programming languages such as Python and Java.
  • Proficiency with acquisition and understanding of network data and the associated metadata.
  • Fluency with data extraction, translation, and loading including data prep and labeling to enable data analytics.
  • Experience with Kibana and Elasticsearch.
  • Familiarity with various log formats such as JSON, XML, and others.
  • Experience with data flow, management, and storage solutions (i.e. Kafka, NiFi, and AWS S3 and SQS solutions).
  • Ability to decompose technical problems and troubleshoot system and dataflow issues.
  • Strong experience with ETL, data modeling, and schema design.
  • Must be able to work a hybrid schedule. 
  • DoD 8140 / 8570 compliance certification required.
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active Secret security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Engineer to Provide ETL of structured and unstructured data as part of a team in an Agile environment.. This position is located in Herndon, VA. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience with Python
  • Experience with PySpark
  • Experience with ETL tools such as Databricks, Pentaho
  • Experience developing new and modifying existing ETL code including development of conditioners
  • Experience performing the ETL process for a variety of data types
  • Experience in cloud environments
  • Experience working in an Agile environment
  • BA/BS Degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with ElasticSearch and ELK stack
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Scientist
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Scientist who will utilize critical thinking and analytic judgements and apply programmatic, quantitative and qualitative methods to identify patterns and relationships in disparate data sets.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Use mathematical, statistical, or other data-driven analysis to address business questions.
  • Interact with customers to coordinate requirements and resolve data questions.
  • Work independently or as a team member to research, organize and analyze information.
  • Document workflows.
  • Work on several tasks simultaneously with minimal supervision.
  • Provide analytical judgment and trend analysis based on research and comparisons with past products.
  • Obtain structured and unstructured data from multiple sources, synthesize it, and present the results effectively and concisely in written and graphic form to internal and external stakeholders.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience in two or more of the following disciplines: business analytics, statistics, data verification and validation, and data visualization.
  • Demonstrated experience applying qualitative and quantitative data analysis methods to business analytics problems.
  • Demonstrated experience creating data visualization mockups, prototypes of visualizations, documenting work processes and effectively demonstrating products to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience interpreting data models and working with a variety of data sources and structures.
  • Demonstrated experience translating customer requirements into project or system specifications.
  • Demonstrated experience with strong interpersonal and communications skills.
  • Demonstrated experience as a self-starter with the ability to decomposing ambiguous problems into actionable plans.
  • Demonstrated experience using Tableau, Power BI, or similar interactive data visualization software.
  • Demonstrated experience transforming, manipulating, and combining data using a programming language such as Python.
  • Demonstrated experience using a data preparation tool such as Tableau Prep Builder.
  • Demonstrated experience using Excel and SQL.
  • HS Diploma.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with data derived from technical missions, taskings, collection, processing, analysis, or dissemination.
  • Demonstrated experience with visualization tools such as Jupyter, Visio, Sharepoint, or Confluence.
  • Demonstrated experience with APIs.
  • Demonstrated experience using GitHub or similar version control systems.
  • Demonstrated experience using Python or R.
  • Bachelor's Degree in a Business analytics, Statistics, Data Analytics, Computer Science, or Information Systems or 4 years of relevant data analysis experience with the IC or military may substitute in lieu of degree).

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Scientist
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Scientist to support the development and delivery of analytic products using the client's data pipelines and virtual environment using enterprise services and cloud platform capabilities.

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience in cloud deployment, DevOps, containerization, web service and API management, and compute optimization
  • Demonstrated experience in cloud database, storage, virtualization, and network configurations
  • Demonstrated experience using tracking and version control tools, such as GitHub and JIRA
  • HS Diploma
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience working with data sets including performing analytics that combine mission data sets to advance AI/ML services. 
  • Experience with the client's authorization and accreditation (A&A) process
  • BA/BS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Scientist
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Scientist to provide data analytic expertise to analyze large datasets and build predictive models. This position is located in McLean, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Determine appropriate approaches to analyze data sets (including statistical analysis)
  • Develop and utilize Artificial Intelligence/Machine Learning and other predictive data modeling techniques
  • Move toward predictive and prescriptive analytics
  • Develop user-friendly, easy to understand reports (e.g., graphs, charts, briefing slides, targeted explanatory or interpretive text) for clients to meet business needs
  • Develop interpretive statements based on analyses and available information

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 6-8 years experience
  • Demonstrated experience programming with Python.
  • Demonstrated experience with general Linux computing and advanced bash scripting.
  • Demonstrated experience constructing complex multi-data source queries with database technologies such as PostgreSQL, MySQL, Neo4J or RDS.
  • Demonstrated experience processing data sources containing structured or unstructured data.
  • Demonstrated experience developing data pipelines with NiFi to bring data into a central environment.
  • Demonstrated experience delivering results to stakeholders through written documentation and oral briefings.
  • Demonstrated experience using code repositories such as Git.
  • Demonstrated experience using Elastic and Kibana technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience working with multiple stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience documenting such artifacts as code, Python packages and methodologies.
  • Demonstrated experience using Jupyter Notebooks.
  • Demonstrated experience with machine learning techniques including natural language processing.
  • Demonstrated experience explaining complex technical issues to more junior data scientists, in graphical, verbal, or written formats.
  • Demonstrated experience developing tested, reusable and reproducible work.
  • Work or educational background in one or more of the following areas: mathematics, statistics, hard sciences (e.g. Physics, Computational Biology, Astronomy, Neuroscience, etc.) computer science, data science, or business analytics.
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Data Scientist
Location: Tysons, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Data Scientist to identify new, and assess external requirements for analytic support, and determine an appropriate course of action to support said requirements for our clients consideration. This includes the work required to identify the data needed, document the methodology used to perform analysis, document results, and make determinations on classifications and handling restrictions of resulting product(s). This position is located in Tysons, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Write ad-hoc code on very short timeline to address new circumstances
  • Sustain and with approval, evolve systems and capabilities that compromise the data collection program
  • Support downstream systems and capabilities dependent on the clients data collection program via various approaches, to include application programming interfaces (APIs)
  • Deliver new methodologies, solutions, capabilities, and products to derive more and accurate value from data
  • Meet compliance requirements (e.g. legal, policy, INFOSEC) for processing, accessing, querying and reporting findings from data
  • Evaluate data collections to assess the potential value-add to the  data collection program to recommend to the client
  • Generate assessments about data, support activities to perform data acquisition, and enable the processing of data so it is integrated into data collection systems for maximum value
  • Sustain, evolve the data models that compromise the client’s data collection and downstream systems and capabilities dependent on the clients data collection
  • Perform data modeling for integration of new data into the client's data collection programs data corpus, refining existing models to address deficiencies and defects, and creating new models to support existing and new analytic methodologies
  • Support forward deployment requirements, whereby personnel are embedded in other departments or other elements within the larger organization
  • This includes physically sitting and functioning autonomously with those departments or elements, developing a more complete and timely understanding of the challenges and requirements, and leveraging data collection capabilities to directly support those requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience developing, running, and analyzing results of complex queries against data stores and data processing environment(s).
  • Demonstrated experience manipulating structured and unstructured data to perform analysis and generate reporting and products.
  • Demonstrated experience using analytic techniques and tools to perform analytic support.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and using data processing technologies such as Python, SQL, ECL, MongoDB, Jenkins, PyPi, Terraform, Cloudera, and ElasticSearch to perform data processing.
  • Demonstrated experience developing, validating, and using methodologies to support analytic requirements in Clustered Computing environments
  • HS Diploma
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience using Enterprise Control Language (ECL) and the Lexis-Nexis High Performance Cluster Computing (HPCC) platform
  • BA/BS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Desk Officer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for Desk Officers to support our client in the Northern Virginia area. The right candidate will serve as an operations specialist providing direct support to a client. This person will provide specialized support to the client that requires a keen attention to detail, proactive task management and tracking, adherence to strict security protocols and strong interpersonal skills. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strategic written guidance and operational case management based on advanced knowledge and expertise of unilateral and liaison operations, operational tradecraft, and intelligence priorities.
  • Collaborate and contribute across the IC to include foreign field-based elements, partner agencies, senior management and policy makers.
  • Draft and coordinate intelligence reporting, cables and briefings. Manage and track projects and programs.
  • Perform research and analysis of raw intelligence.
  • Assist with the development of operational proposals and the preparation of operational correspondence for confidential informant cases, such as message traffic, file reviews, operational plans, and spot reports.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience within the Intelligence Community
  • Support a wide range of operational and programmatic activities 
  • Draft, coordinate, and/or monitor the production of intelligence reporting
  • Demonstrated experience with client databases and tools
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent years of experience or 6 years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Overseas experience supporting HUMINT and technical collection intelligence operations
  • Demonstrated regional and/or functional expertise or a working knowledge of geographic regions of interest to the United States
  • Foreign Language
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a DevOps Engineer who is interested in working in a fast-paced environment building and maintaining a DevSecOps platform. The successful candidate will develop and maintain CI/CD pipelines and tools for developers, automate deployment of services, provide documentation and self-service tools to onboard product teams, and monitor security and performance of platform services. Our DevOps engineers are asked to solve challenging problems for the client. This position is located in Reston, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deploy and maintain critical services supporting both on-prem and cloud-native architecture Implement industry best practices for system hardening and configuration management
  • Use automation best practices, such a IaC and GitOps, for repeatability and fast provisioning of environments
  • Work closely with development teams to provide onboarding support Support backup and disaster recovery planning

Required Qualifications: 

  • 8+ years of experience in the development of tools and processes to drive DevOps or DevSecOps maturity by automating builds, regression testing, monitoring, and pushing releases across environments
  • 8+ years of experience with troubleshooting, triaging, and resolving issues related to CI/CD pipeline failures or slowness
  • 5+ years of experience with commercial Cloud service providers, including Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure, containers, serverless architecture, micro-services, Web services, and RESTful API design
  • Experience with deploying active AWS or Azure services using Infrastructure-as-Code technologies, including CloudFormation or Terraform
  • Experience with provisioning, installation, configuration, operation, and maintenance of software and infrastructure-as-code in a DevOps and continuous delivery environment using automated deployment and testing frameworks
  • Experience with deploying CI/CD solutions to Cloud-based environments supporting a continuous integration and development and continuous delivery and release workflow
  • Experience with developing API solutions using Infrastructure-as-Code and Cloud-oriented strategies
  • Experience working within an Agile and version-controlled environment
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with development languages to build, troubleshoot, and deploy CI/CD artifacts to production environments
  • Experience with multiple CI/CD and Agile Development tools, including GitLab, Atlassian, and Jenkins
  • Experience with developing Linux-based solutions using commercial Cloud
  • Experience with deploying and managing logging and monitoring solutions supporting rapid deployments
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph
  • Bachelor’s degree in Associate Cloud or Development Technologies

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Cloud DevOps Engineer to help promote state-of-the-art IT solutions, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and share lessons learned. This position will focus on creating and maintaining containers as well as enabling container deployments and implementations of serverless architectures within AWS. Additionally, we need our DevOps Engineer to be versatile and be enthusiastic to take on new problems. We believe that in addition to hiring great talent, a diversity of perspectives, ideas, and cultures leads to the creation of better products. The successful candidate must have detailed experience with AWS and all of its resources (or least its main ones EC2, S3, cloud formation stacks and RDS), as well as very familiar with Cloud formation scripts to create and maintain AWS resources. The candidate must also have experience with programming in an any Programming language, preferably in Ruby, Python, JavaScript, Groovy or NodeJS. The candidate must have experience with using the AWS CDK in any of its supported languages: Ruby, Python, Java, NodeJS, etc. This position is located in Herndon, VA.

Required Qualifications:

  • 12+ years relevant work experience years prior relevant experience
  • Must have extensive experience working with the Intelligence Community.
  • Object Oriented Programming experience 
  • Experience with AWS (e.g., CloudFormation, EC2, Lambda, DynamoDB, and ElasticSearch) 
  • Experience with relational databases (e.g., RDS, Oracle, Postgres) MySQL 
  • Experience in continuous integration technology (e.g., Jenkins, GitLab/GitHub) 
  • Experience with interacting in a Linux environment (ex - Bash scripting) 
  • Experience with Jenkins and creating Jenkins Pipelines while having and understanding of continuous integration and continuous deployment best practices 
  • BS/BA in Computer Science or an Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 11.5 years' experience is typical to be considered a SME level. 
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced environment 
  • Experience with Microservices 
  • Experience with front end development using Angular 10 
  • Comfortable managing competing priorities and are able to bring order to ambiguous scenarios 
  • Familiarity with Source code management and integration (ex - GitHub/GitLab) 
  • Experience in an Agile environment (JIRA, Confluence)

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Ft. Belvoir, VA

The Swift Group is seeking a highly motivated and experienced DevOps Engineer to join our fast-paced development team. The ideal candidate will have strong working knowledge in Linux systems administration, and a background in Big Data solutions, configuration management, automation, scripting, and AWS. The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for implementing infrastructure, automating deployment processes, and ensuring the reliability and scalability of our services. Work is hybrid out of our local office. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support development and deployment of infrastructure in AWS
  • Automate deployment processes and ensure reliability and scalability of services
  • Manage and maintain cloud infrastructure on AWS
  • Collaborate with development teams to integrate their applications into the infrastructure
  • Monitor and troubleshoot production systems and resolve issues as necessary
  • Continuously improve processes and tools to ensure high availability and performance
  • Stay current with new technologies and industry trends, continuously exploring new ways to improve our infrastructure
  • Other Duties as assigned

Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in DevOps Engineering or Software Development (Java preferred) and Bachelors in related field; or 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Linux, including system administration and troubleshooting
  • Proficient in configuration management tools such as Ansible or Puppet
  • Knowledge of AWS services (EC2, S3, Lambda) and their application to deployment and management of infrastructure
  • Experience with application and OS deployment, scaling, and management
  • Ability to develop in multiple programming languages such as bash, Python, or Go
  • Familiarity with Git and other development tools such as deployment pipelines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to identify and troubleshoot complex issues
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of AGILE software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites
  • Must have a DoD 8140 / 8570 compliance certification (i.e. Security+ certification)
  • Must have a Computing Environment certification (AWS, Linux, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • US Citizenship and an active Secret security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a DevOps Engineer to support development of new system capabilities; extension and maintenance of bulk data pipeline; and enhancements for the program’s application hosted on multiple platforms. 

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience in continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD) utilizing Cloud infrastructure using AWS, Azure, or Google Cloud Platform
  • Demonstrated experience writing and developing technical documentation for security, architecture, and deployment plans
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS Cloud Solutions
  • Demonstrated experience in operations to include Git, Jenkins, Rundeck, Jira, and Confluence
  • Demonstrated experience providing Linux server administration and web applications support
  • Experience writing Python, Java and/or Bash scripts
  • HS Diploma
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a DevOps Engineer to join an exciting mission oriented program.  This role will play a crucial part in advancing our infrastructure capabilities and ensuring the security and efficiency of our applications and systems. The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Position Overview: As a Senior Infrastructure Engineer, you will lead the design, implementation, and maintenance of our infrastructure using modern technologies and best practices. You will collaborate with cross-functional teams to drive automation, security, and scalability across our systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Develop and maintain infrastructure as code using Ansible and other automation tools.
  • Manage Eclipse-based development environments, Git repositories, and CI/CD pipelines (DevOps) for Java and Python projects.
  • Conduct security reviews of applications and infrastructure to ensure compliance with industry standards and best practices.
  • Participate actively in agile activities, including sprint planning, daily stand-ups, and retrospectives.
  • Research and evaluate new technologies in object-oriented programming to enhance our development practices.
  • Implement and optimize cloud-based services to support our applications and systems.
  • Collaborate effectively within an engineering team, mentoring colleagues with varying skill levels.
  • Design and build APIs and services using REST, SOAP, and other protocols.
  • Utilize infrastructure automation technologies such as Docker, Vagrant, and build automation tools like Maven and Jenkins.
  • Develop and maintain scripts using Perl, Shell, and other scripting languages to automate tasks and workflows.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • 11+ years of relevant experience in infrastructure engineering, with expertise in the following areas:
  • Proficiency in Ansible for infrastructure automation.
  • Strong Eclipse development skills and experience with Git, DevOps, Java, and Python.
  • Experience conducting security reviews of applications and infrastructure.
  • Hands-on participation in agile activities for software development.
  • Extensive knowledge of cloud-based services and environments.
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative engineering team environment, mentoring others.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with infrastructure automation technologies like Docker, Vagrant, etc.
  • Familiarity with build automation technologies such as Maven, Jenkins, etc.
  • Experience in developing APIs and services using REST, SOAP, etc.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages like Perl, Shell, etc.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: DevOps Engineer
Location: Ft. Belvoir, VA

The Swift Group is seeking a highly motivated and experienced DevOps Engineer to join our fast-paced development team. The ideal candidate will have strong working knowledge in Linux systems administration, and a background in Big Data solutions, configuration management, automation, scripting, and AWS. The DevOps Engineer will be responsible for implementing infrastructure, automating deployment processes, and ensuring the reliability and scalability of our services. Work is hybrid out of our local office. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Support development and deployment of infrastructure in AWS
  • Automate deployment processes and ensure reliability and scalability of services
  • Manage and maintain cloud infrastructure on AWS
  • Collaborate with development teams to integrate their applications into the infrastructure
  • Monitor and troubleshoot production systems and resolve issues as necessary
  • Continuously improve processes and tools to ensure high availability and performance
  • Stay current with new technologies and industry trends, continuously exploring new ways to improve our infrastructure
  • Other Duties as assigned

Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in DevOps Engineering or Software Development (Java preferred) and Bachelors in related field; or 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Strong knowledge of Linux, including system administration and troubleshooting
  • Proficient in configuration management tools such as Ansible or Puppet
  • Knowledge of AWS services (EC2, S3, Lambda) and their application to deployment and management of infrastructure
  • Experience with application and OS deployment, scaling, and management
  • Ability to develop in multiple programming languages such as bash, Python, or Go
  • Familiarity with Git and other development tools such as deployment pipelines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to identify and troubleshoot complex issues
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Understanding of AGILE software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites
  • Must have a DoD 8140 / 8570 compliance certification (i.e. Security+ certification)
  • Must have a Computing Environment certification (AWS, Linux, Kubernetes, etc.)
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Digital Network Exploitation Analyst 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Digital Network Exploitation Analyst
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity evaluates target opportunities and strategizes activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans. Must have a solid understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network; has a working knowledge of the principles and methods utilized by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; possesses an understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking; analyzes collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management; and recognizes essential elements of information to enable endpoint opportunities.
 
Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • At least 2 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Digital Network Exploitation Analyst.  
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Digital Network Exploitation Analyst 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Digital Network Exploitation Analyst (DNEA) to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity evaluates target opportunities. The DNEA will strategizes activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans. The DNEA will analyzes collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Having a sound understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network.
  • Working knowledge of the principles and methods utilized by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities.
  • Possessing an understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from accredited university.
  • At least 5 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Digital Network Exploitation Analyst.  
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Digital Network Exploitation Analyst 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Digital Network Exploitation Analyst (DNEA) to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity evaluates target opportunities. The DNEA will strategizes activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans. The DNEA will analyzes collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Having a sound understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network.
  • Working knowledge of the principles and methods utilized by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities.
  • Possessing an understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking.

Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from accredited university.
  • At least 8 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Digital Network Exploitation Analyst.  
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Digital Network Exploitation Analyst 4
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Digital Network Exploitation Analyst to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity evaluates target opportunities and strategizes activities against particular networks using all source data to understand and map target networks and assist in developing detailed exploitation and operations plans. Must have a solid understanding of logical/physical IP core infrastructure, communication devices and how they connect to networks, and the traffic movements in a network; has a working knowledge of the principles and methods utilized by Requirements and Targeting to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; possesses an understanding of and experience in the SIGINT disciplines of collection, target development, and tasking; analyzes collection-related information to guide tasking, identify problems, and assist with collection management; and recognizes essential elements of information to enable endpoint opportunities.

 
Required Experience:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited University
  • At least 11 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Digital Network Exploitation Analyst.  
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Environmental Health & Safety Technician
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Environmental Health & Safety Technician Level 2 to work in College Park, MD.

Required Experience: 

The Environmental Health & Safety Officer manages the occupational safety and health programs in accordance with the occupational safety and health administration regulations, Code of Federal Regulations, and all other applicable regulations. Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Drafts environmental standard operating procedures in accordance with client guidelines.
  • Addresses environmental safety and health concerns.
  • Conducts workplace inspections.
  • Coordinates with project leaders to develop and implement remediation plans for health and safety concerns.

Qualifications:

  • An undergraduate degree in Natural Science (e.g., Environmental Science, Natural Resources Management, Biology, Chemistry, Geology) or a related field (e.g., Public Health, Environmental Health)
  • Seven (7) years of experience providing environmental protection, safety and health services for programs or contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Hazardous Material Manager Certification is required. 

Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required. 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Exploitation Analyst 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking experienced Exploitation Analysts 2 with a deep understanding of adversary networks, network defenses, and cyber network operational capabilities to develop exploitation plans and make operational adjustments as plans are executed. Successful candidates may also have experience programming, computer/network security, vulnerability analysis, penetration testing, computer forensics, information assurance, systems engineering, and/or network and systems administration.

Required Experience:

 

  • At least 5 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as an Exploitation Analyst. 
  • Technical Bachelor's Degree
  • Relevant Certifications:  Sec+, Net+, CEH, JCAC course

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Exploitation Analyst 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking experienced Exploitation Analysts 3 with a deep understanding of adversary networks, network defenses, and cyber network operational capabilities to develop exploitation plans and make operational adjustments as plans are executed. Successful candidates may also have experience programming, computer/network security, vulnerability analysis, penetration testing, computer forensics, information assurance, systems engineering, and/or network and systems administration.

Required Experience:

  • At least 8 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as an Exploitation Analyst. 
  • Technical Bachelor's Degree
  • Relevant Certifications:  Sec+, Net+, CEH, JCAC course

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Exploitation Analyst 4
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking experienced Exploitation Analysts 4 with a deep understanding of adversary networks, network defenses, and cyber network operational capabilities to develop exploitation plans and make operational adjustments as plans are executed. Successful candidates may also have experience programming, computer/network security, vulnerability analysis, penetration testing, computer forensics, information assurance, systems engineering, and/or network and systems administration.

Required Experience:

 

  • At least 11 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as an Exploitation Analyst. 
  • Technical Bachelor's Degree
  • Relevant Certifications:  Sec+, Net+, CEH, JCAC course

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Front End Software Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Front End Software Engineer who will design and develop complex new software products, or make significant enhancements to existing software. The ideal candidate is a hands-on developer with significant experience in building modular, reusable components and features. They must have extensive, firsthand technical expertise in a modern front-end framework. They must be at ease working in an Agile environment with little supervision. This person should embody a passion for continuous improvement and innovation. This position is located in Chantilly, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Build reusable components that align with the system design patterns. 
  • Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability. 
  • Participate in team design and code reviews. 
  • Collaborate with a small team of engineers and designers to understand business requirements and user experience goals. 
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement. 
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements in existing systems and platforms. 
  • Troubleshoots complex problems and provides customer support for software systems and application issues.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 8++ years of relevant software development work experience.
  • Extensive experience with Angular (or another modern front-end framework such as: React or Vue.js)
  • Expert knowledge of Javascript, HTML, and CSS. 
  • Experience designing complex search interfaces. 
  • Experience in optimizing web applications for performance and usability. 
  • Experience with integrating with third part APIs. 
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools, such as Git 
  • Experience with Linux operating systems
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical or Computer Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience. 
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with SASS or LESS. 
  • Hands-on experience working with NodeJS, MongoDB 
  • Familiarity constructing ElasticSearch queries
  • Masters Degree

 

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Full Stack Developer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Full Stack Developer to assist with the maintenance of existing legacy applications and transition to a new system architecture. This position is located in Reston, VA. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Full Stack Development experience (Java backend required)
  • Experience developing in applications built on client/server based architecture
  • Experience developing, implementing and maintaining complex functions, scripts, stored procedures and triggers in support of applications. 
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with ElasticSearch and ELK stack
  • Familiarity with the Sponsor's A&A process
  • BA/BS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: HPC Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an HPC Engineer Level 2 to work in Laurel, MD.

As a Senior Systems Engineer at OPS consulting, you will provide portfolio level advisory support to the customer, facilitating the development, acquisition and support of complex systems. You will liaise with various technical and non-technical stakeholders in support of system requirements. You will contribute technical data and expertise to strategic team documents including the team charter, acquisition strategy and technical development strategy schedule development, 'briefing material development and action tracking. When needed, provide support for the development, review and execution of contract documentation (Contract Strategy Competition in Contracting Act (CICA) Contract Data Requirements List (CDRLs) and Data Item Description (DIDs).

Additional Experience:

•  Contribute to the development of sections of systems engineering documentation such as system Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements specifications, and Interface Control Documents
•  Manage system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the delivery of production systems that are compatible with the defined system architecture(s) - Department of Defense Architecture Framework (DoDAF), service-oriented Architecture (SOA), etc.
•  Assist with the development of system requirements, functional requirements, and allocation of the same to individual hardware, software, facility and personnel components
•  Coordinate the resolution of action items from Configuration Control Board (CCB) meetings, design reviews, program reviews, and test reviews that require cross-discipline coordination
•  Participate in an Integrated Product Team to design new capabilities based upon evaluation of all necessary development and operational considerations
•   Participate in the development of system engineering documentation, such as System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements Specifications, and Interface Control Documents
•   Participate in interface definition design, and changes to the configuration between affected groups and individuals throughout the life cycle
•    Allocate real-time process budgets and error budgets to systems and subsystem components
•   Derive from the system requirements an understanding of stakeholder needs functions that may be logically inferred and implied as essential to system effectiveness
•   Derive lower-level requirements from higher-level allocated requirements that describe in detail the functions that a system component must fulfill, and ensure these requirements are complete, correct, unique, unambiguous, realizable, and verifiable
•   Generate alternative system concepts, physical architectures, and design solutions
•   Participate in establishing and gaining approval of the definition of a system or component under development (requirements, designs, interfaces, test procedures, etc.) that provides a common reference point for hardware and software developers
•   Define the methods, processes, and evaluation criteria by which the systems, subsystems and work products are verified against their requirements in a written plan
•  Develop system design solution that satisfies the system requirements and fulfills the functional analysis
•  Develop derived requirements for Information Assurance Services (Confidentiality, Integrity, Non-repudiation, and Availability); Basic Information Assurance Mechanisms (e.g., Identification, Authentication, Access Control, Accountability); and Security Mechanism Technology (Passwords, cryptography, discretionary access control, mandatory access control, hashing, key management, etc.)
•   Review and provide input to program and contract work breakdown structure (WBS), work packages and the integrated master plan (IMP)
•   Provide technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of specific components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis
•   Implement comprehensive SOA solutions
•   Implement operational view, technical standards view, and system and services view for architectures using applicable DoDAF standards
•  Develop scenarios (threads) and an Operational Concept that describes the interactions between the system, the user, and the environment, that satisfies operational, support, maintenance, and disposal needs    .
•   Review and/or approve system engineering documentation to ensure that processes and specifications meet system needs and are accurate, comprehensive, and complete
•   Conduct quantitative analysis in non-functional system performance areas like Reliability, Maintainability, Vulnerability, Survivability, Producibility, etc.)
•   Establish and follow a formal procedure for coordinating system integration activities among multiple teams, ensuring complete coverage of all interfaces
•  Capture all interface designs in a common interface control format, and store interface data in a commonly accessible repository
•   Prepare time-line analysis diagrams illustrating the flow of time-dependent functions
•   Establish a process to formally and proactively control and manage changes to requirements, consider impacts prior to commitment to change, gain stakeholder buy-in, eliminate ambiguity, ensure traceability to source requirements, and track and settle open actions
•   Assess each risk to the program and determine the probability of occurrence and quantified consequence of failure in accordance with an approved risk management plan
•  Manage and ensure the technical integrity of the system baseline over time, continually updating it as various changes are imposed on the system during the lifecycle from development through deployment and operations & maintenance
•   In conjunction with system stakeholders, plan the verification efforts of new and unproven designs early in the development life cycle to ensure compliance with established requirements
•   Support the planning and test analysis of the DoD Certification/Accreditation Process (as well as other Government Certification and Accreditation (C&A) processes)
•   Support the development and review of Joint Capability Integration Development System (JCIDS) documents (i.e., Initial Capability Document, Capabilities Description Document, IA Strategy)

Required Experience:

A minimum of 14 years of experience and a bachelor s degree in Engineering, Systems Engineering, Computer Science Information Systems, Engineering Science Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

Desired Experience:

•    High Performance Computing systems engineering experience
•    Systems Architecture development experience
•    Hardware and Software Design
•    Custom Engineering experience
•    Microelectronics Experience
•    Advance degree in Engineering, Systems Engineering or other relevant technical degree.
•    DAWIA Certification in Systems Engineering or Program Management

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Information System Security Officer 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Information System Security Officer 2

Annapolis Junction, MD

 

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Information Systems Security Officer 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide support for the program’s information assurance program.
  • Support, coordinate, implement, and enforce information systems security policies, standards, and methodologies.
  • Maintain operational security posture for an information system or program to ensure information systems security policies, standards, and procedures are established and followed.
  • Assist with the management of security aspects of the information system and perform day-to-day security operations of the system.
  • Evaluate security solutions to ensure they meet security requirements for processing.
  • Perform vulnerability and risk assessment analysis to support certification and accreditation.
  • Provide configuration management (CM) for information system security software, hardware, and firmware.
  • Mange changes to system and assesses the security impact of changes.
  • Prepares and reviews documentation to include System Security Plans (SSPs), Risk Assessment Reports, Certification and Accreditation (C&A) packages, and System Requirements Traceability Matrices (SRTMs).
  • Supports security authorization activities in compliance with National Institute of Standards and Technology Risk Management Framework (NIST RMF).

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Eight (8) years of experience as an ISSO.
  • At least one (1) year of experience in the following areas: knowledge of current security tools, hardware/software security implementation; communication protocols; and
  • encryption techniques/tools.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or a related discipline.  
  • Four (4) years of additional ISSO experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Information Systems Security Engineer 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Information Systems Security Engineer 2

Annapolis Junction, MD

 

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Information Systems Security Engineer 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify points of vulnerability in non-compliance with established Information Assurance (IA), standards, and regulations.
  • Recommend mitigation strategies.
  • Validate and verify system security requirements and analysis and establish system security designs.
  • Design, develop, implement, and integrate IA and security systems including those for networking, computing, and multiple enclaves with different data protection requirements.
  • Build IA into systems deployed to external operational environments.
  • Assist architects and systems developers in the identification and implementation of security functionality to ensure uniform application security policy and solutions are compliant.
  • Support building of security architectures.
  • Enforce the design and implantation of external systems and architectures.
  • Assess and mitigate system security threats and risks.
  • Review certification and accreditation (C&A) documentation.
  • Apply system security engineering expertise in one or more of the following: system security design process, engineering lifecycle, information domain, cross domain solutions, commercial off the shelf, authentication and authorization system integration, risk management, intrusion detection, contingency planning, configuration control, auditing, and security testing.

 

Required Qualifications:

  • Fourteen (14) years of experience as an ISSE.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline to include: Computer Science, Information Assurance, Information Security System Engineer, or a related discipline.
  • DOD 8570.01 M compliance with IASAE Level 2 is required and CISSP is required.
  • Four (4) years of additional ISSE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE)
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Information Systems Security Engineer to provide direct support to establishing and maintaining enclave and network accreditation and special approval authorizations, as required, for all networked and stand-alone information systems (IS), using Information Security (INFOSEC) and Information Assurance (IA) policies, such as the use of NIST or CNSS standards for security certification assessment and testing related to ICD-503 controls using CNSS 1253 controls, and other USG guidance. They will also manage cyber risk with compliance automation, continuous monitoring and ongoing authorization.  Leverage enterprise solution for cyber risk management and compliance automation. This position is located onsite in Chantilly, VA.

Job Responsibilities:

  • System testing and conditioning to minimize security risk
  • Acts as an information security liaison to various business units
  • Perform day-to-day administration of the Information Systems Security program and understanding the security design, consultation, and technology implementation for various customer projects and initiatives
  • Communicate technical information and security systems information orally, in writing, and interpersonally to various customers/audiences
  • Deploy a complete DevOps lifecycle including, integration of build pipelines, automated deployments and compliance scanning using test driven development
  • Perform systems analysis & integrations, requirements analysis, process definition and implementation, and project management
  • Providing direct support to establishing and maintaining enclave and network accreditation and special approval authorizations, as required, for all networked and stand-alone information systems (IS), using 
    Information Security (INFOSEC) and Information Assurance (IA) policies, such as the use of NIST or CNSS standards for security certification assessment and testing related to ICD-503 controls using CNSS 1253 controls, and other USG guidance
  • Manage cyber risk with compliance automation, continuous monitoring and ongoing authorization.  Leverage Sponsor enterprise solution for cyber risk management and compliance automation

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated ability to perform day-to-day administration of the Information Systems Security program and understanding the security design, consultation, and technology implementation for various customer projects and initiatives.
  • Ability to perform systems analysis & integrations, requirements analysis, process definition and implementation, and project management.  
  • Demonstrated knowledge in assisting system users relative to information systems security matters and undertakes moderately complex projects requiring additional specialized technical knowledge. 
  • Demonstrate knowledge of providing direct support to establishing and maintaining enclave and network accreditation and special approval authorizations, as required, for all networked and stand-alone information systems (IS), using Information Security (INFOSEC) and Information Assurance (IA) policies, such as the use of NIST or CNSS standards for security certification assessment and testing related to ICD-503 controls using CNSS 1253 controls, and other USG guidance.
  • Demonstrate knowledge in XACTA 360.  The enterprise solution for cyber risk management and compliance automation. Manage cyber risk with compliance automation, continuous monitoring and ongoing authorization.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively understand and communicate orally, in writing, and interpersonally to various customers/audiences
  • Demonstrated ability to convey technical information to non-technical individuals
  • Demonstrated experience deploying the complete DevOps lifecycle including, integration of build pipelines, automated deployments and compliance scanning using test driven development
  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 14 years or more of professional experience; or 12 years of professional experience with a related Masters degree. Considered an expert, authority in discipline.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired skills:

  • Demonstrated experience defining and architecting end-to-end data flow architecture and data management systems.
  • Demonstrated experience deploying, configuring or architecting virtualization or cloud-based solutions.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE)
Location: Columbia, MD

The Swift Group is looking for an Information Systems Security Engineer (ISSE). The candidate will perform system or network designs that encompass multiple enclaves, to include those with differing data protection/classification requirements. The candidate should understand distributed architectures and cloud-based systems for big data applications. Must be local to Columbia, MD. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Will create, review, and edit authorization documentation for completeness and accuracy in accordance with federal and DoD policy.
  • Thoroughly understand and be able to implement DoD RMF system accreditation processes.
  • Assess use case and operational risk of integrated open source, and GOTS/COTS software components.
  • Will use vulnerability management systems, automated security scanning tools, and system accreditation record systems.
  • Must be able to grasp new concepts, facilitate information exchanges for data gathering, and collaborate with diverse audiences.
  • Will follow established processes where applicable, and establish and execute defensible processes where none are prescribed.
  • Provide security planning, assessment, risk analysis, and risk management support.
  • Recommend system-level solutions to resolve security requirements and guide the development team in meeting the security posture requirements.
  • Support the Government in the enforcement of the design and implementation of trusted relationships among external systems and architectures.
  • Must apply existing knowledge of IA policy, procedures, and workforce structure to design, develop, and implement secure networking, computing, and enclave environments.
  • Must be able to interact well with others to complete work.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of experience as an ISSE with large multi-tiered programs and Bachelors in related field; OR 5 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; OR High School Diploma or equivalent and 11 years relevant experience.
  • Experience implementing DoD system accreditation processes (DIACAP acceptable and RMF preferred).
  • A working knowledge of TCP/IP suite of protocols and services, computer architectures, and network topologies is required.
  • Experience with DISA STIGs and SRGs, vulnerability management systems, mitigation, and compliance processes, and reviewing results from automated security scanning tools.
  • DoD 8570 compliance with IAT Level II (SSCP, Security+, CCNA-Security, or GSEC certification) is required.
  • Computing Environment certification is required.
  • The ability to work independently and as part of a team is needed.
  • US Citizenship and an active Secret security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • CISSP-ISSEP is highly desired.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Information Systems Security Manager
Location: Tysons, VA

The Swift Group is seeking an experienced Cyber Security Project Engineer to join our team. This candidate will provide vulnerability analysis and reporting on accredited information systems. This position is located in Tysons, VA.

Other responsibilities:

  • Coordinate with information system POCs for plan updates and mitigation strategies to ensure overall health of IT systems, networks and applications.
  • Perform some manual data aggregation and normalization tasks until automated solutions are developed.
  • Recommend new capabilities and efforts to improve the effectiveness of the continuous monitoring program.

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience in scanning information systems using scanning tools such as Nessus, AppDetective, WebInspect.
  • Strong writing skills to create documentation such as SOPs, internal process documents and input into cyber policies that support the continuous monitoring of accredited information systems.
  • Experience with architecture design, system and network analysis, vulnerability and risk assessments, and security assessment of hardware and software.
  • Strong understanding of cloud environments and assessing systems within cloud environments focusing on security posture.
  • Experience with continuous monitoring and plans of actions and milestones (POA&Ms).
  • Understanding of NIST 800-53, 800-137 and Risk Management Framework (RMF).
  • Knowledge of DoD Security Technical Implementation Guides (STIGs).
  • Demonstrated experience with cyber security concepts to include encryption services, access control, information protection, network security
  • Experience with AWS and Azure cloud security compliance
  • Knowledgeable of various cloud services to include Infrastructure as a Service, Platform as a Service, Software as a Service
  • Possesses strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Bachelors degree or 5+ years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certified in Cloud Security for AWS and Azure
  • Security Certifications to include CISSP, CISM, CISA, CEH, NCSF
  • Demonstrated experience in IT best practices regarding application, enterprise system, and network security

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Intelligence Analyst - Insurgency and Violence
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Military Capabilities Intelligence Analyst to join our prime program with our client. This person will be responsible for conducting analysis of foreign military capabilities leveraging multiple sources and datasets. The successful candidate will have experience with military Order of Battle, possess a keen attention to detail, have strong communication skills, and effective ability to collaborate. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct research and analysis on insurgent, terrorist, or other violent extremist groups using classified and unclassified (internet-based) sources of information
    Maintain incident tracking database
    Produce finished analysis using a variety of modalities
    Apply rigorous analytic tradecraft to produce accurate analysis
    Coordinate, collaborate, and communicate with the client and other stakeholders as required.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience conducting all source intelligence analysis on insurgency, terrorism, violent extremism
  • Experience producing analysis on capabilities of insurgent, terrorist, or violent groups
  • Experience using and maintaining relevant databases
  • Bachelors Degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Intelligence Analyst - Military Capabilities
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Military Capabilities Intelligence Analyst to join our prime program with our client. This person will be responsible for conducting analysis of foreign military capabilities leveraging multiple sources and datasets. The successful candidate will have experience with military Order of Battle, possess a keen attention to detail, have strong communication skills, and effective ability to collaborate. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Conduct military-related research and analysis on country and regional specific conventional and strategic military forces
  • Maintain an Order of Battle in support of analysis of military forces and their operations
  • Utilize various presentation formats such as maps, charts, graphs, spreadsheets, and other reports to display analysis
  • Coordinate, collaborate, and communicate with the client and other stakeholders as required. 

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years experience conducting all source intelligence analysis on foreign military forces, capabilities, and operations
  • Familiarity with Order of Battle analysis, production, and databases
  • Bachelors Degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Intelligence Operations Support Advisor
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Intelligence Operations Support Advisor in support of a program supporting an Intelligence Community customer.  The successful candidate will work as a member of a government-contractor team supporting the cyber operations mission. Work will be performed in a fast-paced, high-energy environment inside a government facility in the WMA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work with a team in support of blended operations
  • Provide support for operations
  • Draft correspondence and documentation
  • Brief customer leadership on status
  • Display a mastery of customer processes and approval boards
  • Respond to written memos from the customer field offices
  • Collaborate with other IC elements and stakeholders

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience
  • Demonstrated experience in drafting and coordinating customer correspondences
  • Demonstrated experience with documentation, file management, requirements gathering, briefing review boards, briefing senior review panels, gathering and presenting metrics, and all source research as needed
  • Demonstrated experience with customer tools and databases
  • Strong understanding of the customer’s technical capabilities and methodologies
  • Experience drafting work products with actionable information for stakeholders
  • Clear understanding of customer processes/procedures and proper protection methods
  • Experience conducting risk assessments
  • Experience Supporting Other Partner Engagements
  • Experience supporting OCONUS offices
  • Experience Supporting Other Customer Relationships
  • Strong interpersonal and writing skills
  • Ability to manage multiple high priority tasks
  • Highly Organized
  • Hands on self-starter who can work independently
  • Willing to travel (short term) as requested by the customer
  • Experience working complex projects in multi-team environment
  • Knowledge of computer networking and complex datasets
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent years of experience or 6 years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Junior Full Stack Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Full-Stack Software Engineer to join a cutting-edge program that develops applications in an agile environment.  

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide bug fixes, enhancements, and Graphical User Interface (GUI) improvements to applications to meet operational requirements.
  • Develop and modify application source code, in response to new requirements and requests for change.
  • Develop and deploy software, including in cloud environments.
  • Integrate externally developed code into core libraries.
  • Install and configure application software.
  • Evaluate third party vendors and software partners
  • Design and develop Representational State Transfer (REST) Application Program Interfaces (APIs)
  • Maintain design of software libraries, including the definition of module APIs, code organization, and compliance in coding standards. This work will emphasize modularity of the libraries, re-use of common code, clean interfaces between the subsystems and integrity of design.
  • Work with the configuration manager to ensure the integration of externally developed software into core software libraries
  • Develop, as assigned, a wide range of software to run on the Sponsor’s networks. The software libraries include but are not limited to audio/video, image processing algorithms, OS and file systems, and device drivers.
  • Assisting the client in developing specific standards, methods, or procedures to determine product quality release or release readiness
  • Conduct testing at all levels of the software development life cycle, to include regression testing, and adhere to strict testing procedures
  • Provide metrics on software availability and reliability during monthly status review.

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of experience (within the last 5 years) in software engineering
  • Experience working with at least 3 of the following: C#, Java, JavaScript, Tomcat, SQL, XML, HTML, LDAP certificates, REST services,
  • Experience with full lifecycle agile software development projects
  • Experience with software issue tracking tools such as JIRA
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in the field of computer science, information systems, engineering, mathematics, or other related scientific or technical discipline. If the candidate does not have a Bachelor's degree, they must have (5) additional years of experience.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience developing Android applications
  • Demonstrated experience designing, developing and maintain applications within AWS/Sponsor cloud computing services
  • Working knowledge of GIS software to include Google Maps and Google Earth
  • Demonstrated experience with Continuous Software Development and Software Integration best practices
  • Demonstrated experience working with Information Security (INFOSEC) and Information Assurance (IA) policies such as ICD503 to ensure systems security and data integrity

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Junior Software Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Software Engineer to join an exciting mission-oriented program.  The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

This role is focused on the implementation process and IT operations with focus on issues, and resolutions, including integration of computer systems and networks. The Software Engineer will support in a general perspective and larger concern with the organization's essential objectives. The precise role and accountability of the Software Engineer may change from task to task based on the scope and complexity of the assignment and with different phases of a systems life cycle. 

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years' experience participating in agile activities.
  • 3+ years of recent Java or Python experience
  • Experience with Bash Scripting
  • Ability to assist with build out of CI/CD process for development to production environments
  • Research new technologies in object-oriented programming.
  • Experience in Cloud based services.
  • Works well in an engineering team environment with other teammates who varied skills levels.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with infrastructure automation technologies like Docker, Vagrant, etc.
  • Experience with build automation technologies like Maven, Jenkins, etc.
  • Experience with with building APIs and services using REST, SOAP, etc
  • Experience with scripting languages like Perl, Shell, etc.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Linux Engineer
Location: Tysons, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Linux Engineer who is able to utilize kickstart infrastructure to build and deploy new systems using bare metal and virtual machines. They will maintain those systems using both puppet and ansible in both cloud and on-prem environments. The ideal candidate is a hands-on engineering professional with significant experience in working closely with other Linux engineers and development teams to ensure stable, secure, operating environment at both the OS and application layers. They must have strong, firsthand technical expertise in a variety of configuration automation, deployment, and continuous integration technologies and the proven ability to fashion robust solutions that can keep pace with software development. As a member of the Infrastructure Linux Team, this candidate will also be responsible for the implementation, support, and maintenance of all Linux infrastructure systems. The individual will work with network and systems engineers as well as application developers to install, configure, and maintain systems. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage day to day operations of systems by monitoring system performance, configuration, maintenance, and repair.
  • Assist application teams with creation and configuration and deployment of Linux systems and platforms.
  • Work with other teams to deploy new software and improve existing systems
  • Project based development, implementation, and documentation of Linux systems and capabilities (Security enhancements, Resource Monitoring and Notification, Dev/Ops Automation, etc.)
  • Perform initial troubleshooting of issues and work with other teams, as necessary, to efficiently resolve issues.
  • Provide regular updates on project status through established team communication tools.
  • Participate in and conducting applicable accreditation support (scans, automation, auditing, etc.)
  • Work with a team to build, administer, and secure cloud environments, including hybrid environments, in a repeatable and reliable manner
  • Design, develop, test, debug, and deploy new cloud tooling and infrastructure that extend or replace existing capabilities
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team of software engineers, data scientists, analysts, project managers and other engineering groups
  • Provide ongoing maintenance, support, and enhancements introductions systems and platforms
  • Provide recommendations for continuous improvement
  • Write and update technical documentation such as system documentation, training materials, processes, and procedures
  • Work alongside other engineers on the team to sustain and advance our organization’s capabilities

Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated hands on experience configuring cloud VPCs, subnets, route tables, and gateways
  • Demonstrated experience scaling applications written in Java, Python or other programming languages with Cloud Native technologies
  • Experience deploying code in AWS utilizing solutions such as Terraform, Ansible, and CloudFormation
  • Experience working with cloud native technologies, Infrastructure as Code (IAC), and/or Serverless cloud technologies
  • Extensive experience using both puppet and ansible in both cloud and on-prem environments
  • Experience securing cloud environments
  • Demonstrated experience achieving customer accreditation of cloud solutions for highly sensitive system
  • Extensive experience as a Linux Systems Administrator of Linux, preferably RHEL/CentOS (installation, configuration, upgrades, troubleshooting)
  • Prior experience with one or more scripting tools: Shell, Perl/CGI, Python, Ruby
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to communicate technical information both orally and written
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or other related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • AWS Certification: Solutions Architect Professional or equivalent
  • Demonstrated experience with cloud technologies used with ETL and big data pipelines such as Glue, EMR, HIVE, Spark, S3, SQS, and SNS
  • Demonstrated experience with Kubernetes or EKS
  • Demonstrated experience using the AWS CDK
  • Prior experience with SQL querying of a relational database, such as MySQL
  • Prior experience setting up Docker clusters using Swarm and or Kubernetes
  • Prior experience with git for Infrastructure code management
  • Master's Degree
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Linux Systems Engineer
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Linux Systems Engineers to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 11+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Infrastructure as a code languages, Ansible is a must have
  • Experience working with System Automation 
  • Experience working with Linux
  • Eclipse developmental duties Git Hub, Dev Ops, Java and Python
  • Candidate should have experience in security review of applications and infrastructure
  • 4+ Years experience  participating in agile activities 
  • Researches new technologies in object oriented programming
  • Experience in Cloud based services
  • Works well in a engineering team environment with other teammates who varied skills levels
  • Ability to mentor others
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with infrastructure automation technologies like Docker, Vagrant, etc.
  • Experience with build automation technologies like Maven, Jenkins, etc.
  • Experience with with building APIs and services using REST, SOAP, etc
  • Experience with scripting languages like Perl, Shell, etc.​

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Linux Systems Engineer
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Linux Systems Engineers to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 11+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Infrastructure as a code languages, Ansible is a must have
  • Experience working with System Automation 
  • Experience working with Linux
  • Eclipse developmental duties Git Hub, Dev Ops, Java and Python
  • Candidate should have experience in security review of applications and infrastructure
  • 4+ Years experience  participating in agile activities 
  • Researches new technologies in object oriented programming
  • Experience in Cloud based services
  • Works well in a engineering team environment with other teammates who varied skills levels
  • Ability to mentor others
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with infrastructure automation technologies like Docker, Vagrant, etc.
  • Experience with build automation technologies like Maven, Jenkins, etc.
  • Experience with with building APIs and services using REST, SOAP, etc
  • Experience with scripting languages like Perl, Shell, etc.​

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Logistics Management Specialist
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Logistics Management Specialist Level 1 to work in College Park, MD.

Required Experience: 

The Logistics Management Specialist (LMS) will provide expertise in the application and management of integrated logistics activities supporting the installation and fielding of systems. The LMS will assist in projects to comply with acquisition logistics management and life cycle support. 

Required Experience:

  • Maintains 100% inventory of all accountable equipment.
  • Provides logistics support.
  • Ensures all accountable equipment is properly bar-coded.
  • Works with commercial vendors to obtain quotes.
  • Ensures proper storage and handling of all spare/reserve equipment.
  • Coordinates with vendors for machine replacement and equipment orders.

Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years of experience working as a logistics specialist, or a related discipline.

Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Master Machinist Level 1
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Master Machinist Level 1 to work in College Park, MD.

Required Experience: 
The master machinist shall fabricate equipment and other assemblies and provide other model shop services to advance research projects. Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Manage and oversee shop resources.
  • Fabricate equipment and assemblies required to advance research.
  • Design, build, and maintain systems.
  • Design, fabricate, and maintain specialized laboratory equipment.

Qualifications:

  • At least 10 years' experience conceptualizing, designing, and building apparatus for scientific research, to include programming and operation of CNC machines.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Master Scheduler
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Master Scheduler to work in Laurel, MD.

Job Description:

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Master Scheduler responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining detailed resource-loaded schedules for implementation, developmental and operational systems. The individual will work with developmental and operational teams to develop detailed schedules and assist in keeping the schedules current. We are looking for someone with a strong MS Project background and experience developing and modifying project schedules and or the integration of multiple project schedules into an overall Master Program Schedule. The Master Scheduler will also maintain the overall Master Program/ Project Schedule, provide hands-on development of layered schedules, and Integrated Master Plans that address how an acquisition project is progressing and how that project contributes to overarching requirements an objective. Additional activities will include:
  • Facilitate Weekly Meetings
  • Provide recommendations to the Program Manager for allocation of management reserve to address resource/schedule constraints. 
  • Coordinate a crosswalk of milestones and inter-dependencies among projects and/or functional areas (engineering, manufacturing, test, quality control, etc.)
  • Develops and maintains the overall Master Program/ Project Schedule and the integration of multiple project schedules into an overall Master Program Schedule.
  • Implements schedule version control processes, policies, and procedures.
  • Understands critical path and works closely with a development team to understand the Master Schedule and the effect that decisions and missed deadlines have on the Project Schedule.  

Required Skills:
  • Twelve (12) years’ experience in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity within the Federal Government is required.
  • A bachelor’s degree in engineering, Math, Science, Information Technology or Business from an accredited college or university is required. Two (2) years additional experience may be substituted for the bachelor’s degree. A master’s degree may be substituted for two (2) additional years of experience, reducing the requirement to eight (8) years of experience.
  • Shall have two (2) years of demonstrated experience managing a schedule for an engineering program involving hardware and software development and multiple sub-components using MS Project.
  • Shall have successfully completed an advanced level MS Project course and have demonstrated experience with MS Project.

Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Mechanical Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Mechanical / Electrical / Semiconductor Engineer to work in Laurel MD.
 
Required Experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field
  • At least eight (8) years of related experience
  • Mechanical or Electrical Engineering education and experience
  • Experience with technical project management, customer engagement, derivation of requirements, and program planning and execution


Desired Experience:

    • Microelectronics fabrication lifecycle
    • Test & packaging
    • Mechanical assembly/manufacturing experience

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Mission Coordinator
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Mission Coordinator to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.
 
Job Description:
OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Mission Coordinator (MC) to ensure priorities and mission requirements are met. The MC will oversee processes of all missions from a technical, development, and tasking perspective including developing databases, summary reporting, day to day operations, and providing work aids. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Coordinate tasking and daily activities of several Language Analysts
  • Oversee, review and QC intelligence reports
  • Maintain logs, records and statistics in support of the contract


Required Experience:

  • At least 4 years demonstrated cryptologic experience and shall have experience in mission management.
  • Shall have experience in language and literature, linguistics, and related fields.
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Mission Engineer and Integrator
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is seeking skilled Mission Engineers & Integrators to join our esteemed team of technical and mission-focused experts. In this role, you will play a crucial part in providing operational engineering support, ensuring seamless mission execution and technical excellence.

At The Swift Group, we specialize in delivering cutting-edge operational and mission support across diverse functional areas, including Systems Engineering and Integration, Mission Planning, and Business Operations. Our interdisciplinary team thrives on tackling complex challenges and driving innovation in support of critical missions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • As a Mission Engineer & Integrator, you will leverage your technical expertise to enhance intelligence collection operations planning and execution. 
  • Operational Engineering Support: Drive the integration of operational engineering principles into mission planning and execution phases.
  • Strategic Analysis: Analyze operational requirements and recommend advanced technologies, systems, and equipment to optimize mission effectiveness.
  • Innovative Solutions: Collaborate with client personnel to develop and refine operational concepts, ensuring alignment with mission objectives and operational best practices.
  • Technical Leadership: Provide expert guidance on system capabilities, conducting trade studies and recommending improvements based on operational feedback and intelligence insights.
  • Continuous Improvement: Propose enhancements to operational procedures, including contingency planning and system troubleshooting protocols, to ensure mission readiness and adaptability.
  • Systems Optimization: Identify and address end-to-end system capability gaps, championing solutions that enhance usability and operational efficiency.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ of experience working in the Intelligence Community
  • 2+ years of experience providing engineering-related support 
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to thrive in a fast-paced, multi-project environment
  • Self-motivated with a proactive approach to problem-solving
  • Passion for learning and adapting to new technologies and operational challenges
  • BA/BS Degree in a technical field
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Operation Certifications
  • Overseas Field experience supporting HUMINT and technical collection intelligence operations
  • Demonstrated regional and/or functional expertise or a working knowledge of geographic regions of interest to the United States
  • Functional ability in one of the following foreign languages: Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, Pashto, Chinese, Korean, or Russian
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Network Designer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Network Designer to join an exciting mission oriented program.  The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Leverage experience with network traffic engineering experience
  • Support a technology-based program supporting a key government customer.
  • Participate in delivering engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. 
  • Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 11 years' experience in IT systems engineering or administration.
  • Network traffic engineering experience to support a large IT network infrastructure project
  • Hands on experience with ISO-XR
  • Hands on experience designing, operating and trouble shooting networks with MPLS, BGP, IS-IS and EVPN
  • Experience with technology and scientific principles to the measurement, modeling, characterization and control of network traffic to maintain customers service level agreements 
  • Experience in network management tools, SNMP and model driven telemetry
  • Experience with Cisco WAE, Cisco Cross Works Optima, or similar tools
  • Experience testing network systems and maintaining test plans
  • Experience with network traffic generators such as TRex, or Ixia
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Network Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Network Engineer to support a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • 6+ years of relevant experience in infrastructure engineering, with expertise in the following areas:
  • TCP/IP transport network design and engineering, network routing protocols, advanced virtual networking technologies
  • Performing upgrades and performing routine network operations and maintenance (O&M).
  • Identifying and implementing INFOSEC and COMSEC security requirements for the network.
  • Complex configuration management techniques and requirements for managing network systems
  • Network operating and maintenance concepts and methods used to troubleshoot network problems for LAN, WAN, VPN, SD-WAN and VoIP
  • Cisco IOS, including switching, routing, segment routing and other technologies
  • Radio Frequency (RF) and spectrum engineering
  • Optical networking technology and engineering
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Variety of network technologies and solution architectures
  • Broad understanding of technical principle, theories, and concepts in the networking field.
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art systems engineering principles and network design concepts
  • Virtualization experience (VDI & VMWare)
  • Cloud experience (AWS, Azure, etc.)
  • Security best practices and implementing firewalls and perimeter security measures including VPN technologies
  • Continuous integration, test automation and / or SecDevOps on iterative development projects
  • Agile Development methodologies

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Network Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Network Engineer. The Network Engineer will be responsible for maintaining the design and the integrity of the customer’s complex internal network, including customer-facing hosted and cloud environments. They will provide expert technical assistance to team members with high-level system and networking request. They will also secure and manage network infrastructures to protect productivity, mitigate threats, and reduce costs. This role will be responsible for designing, implementation and testing complex infrastructure in support of our customer needs.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Installation and maintenance of network equipment
  • Troubleshooting and resolution of network issues
  • Design network architectures based on customer requirements and industry best practices
  • Development of unique solutions that will meet customer requirements and industry best practices
  • Collaborate effectively with other IT disciplines (e.g., Storage, Platform, Application) to troubleshoot and resolve complex problems
  • Develop and maintain configurations plans for Cisco NextGen Firewall design, planning, implementation, and testing, based on a multi datacenter configurations
  • Develop and maintain configurations plans for Cisco ACI design, planning, implementation, and testing, based on a multi datacenter configurations
  • Create architectural design solutions and successfully present them to client stakeholders.
  • Work with infrastructure engineers to identify new products and solutions
  • Document maintenance for all computer systems and network infrastructure
  • Maintain systems and documentation as needed for audits and compliance
  • Communications with customers: keeping them informed of incident progress, notifying of impending changes, or coordinated outages
  • Be available for other engineers and coach them to resolution
  • Participate in 24x7 on call and assist in resolving issues outside normal business hours

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience
  • 10+ years of experience with architecting and designing IP networks and associated technologies
  • In-depth understanding of networking to include routing, switching, network monitoring and management
  • Strong troubleshooting skills specific to network connectivity, security, and ability to effectively work in cross functional teams as needed to resolve issues
  • Demonstrated experience with Cisco NextGen firewalls
  • SME for SDN engagements built around Cisco ACI
  • Background in Cisco ACI design, planning, implementation, and testing, based on a multi datacenter configurations
  • Good team and collaboration skills
  • Ability to research and find new and innovative technologies to enhance the existing network
  • Define network strategy with respect to technology domain standards and design goals
  • Provide technical design and architectural leadership, including documenting and diagramming the logical, physical and process views
  • Experience analyzing network traffic, using a variety of network tools to assess security-related events to assist in rapid identification and isolation of issues during incidents and outages
  • Experience in designing, configuring, implementing, and troubleshooting these various network technologies and protocols
  • Experience designing, deploying, and maintaining boundary security solutions and exposure to enterprise network architecture
  • Good knowledge and hands-on experience with VXLAN/EVPN
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Network Access Control and Segmentation
  • Experience with security compliance standards
  • Experience with site-to-site VPNs and/or remote access VPNs
  • Network programmability for automating network tasks (Ansible, Puppet, Chef, Python, Rest API’s)
  • Experience with Data Center and co-location solutions as they relate to SDN architecture and Design
  • Experience configuring/administrating various network technologies including: Cisco ACI, Cisco DCNM, OTV, VMware NSX
  • Demonstrated experience designing and implementing network reference architecture from mission requirements gathering to technology rollout oversight, including capacity management, technology selection, integration of multiple tools and technical documentation
  • Familiarity with Software defined networking (SDN) Network Disaggregation technologies and methodologies along with open source solutions
  • Ability to brief complex information to senior leadership
  • Familiarity with Software defined networking (SDN) Network Disaggregation technologies and methodologies along with open source solutions
  • Drive enhancements through full life-cycle from concept to final implementation and support

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Network Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Network Engineer to support a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Required Qualifications:

  • 11+ years of relevant experience in infrastructure engineering, with expertise in the following areas:
  • TCP/IP transport network design and engineering, network routing protocols, advanced virtual networking technologies
  • Expert level experience with network routing protocols such as OSPF, BGP, EIGRP and ISIS
  • Ability to design and implement Enterprise Core devices to include lifecycle replacement and re-architecture
  • Ability to translate customer requirements into enterprise network solutions
  • Deep understanding of Network Architecture solutions
  • Experience with Data Center infrastructure solutions: Cisco Fabric, path and NX-OS, VPC, Switch-ID's
  • Ability to perform upgrades and routine network operations and maintenance at a Tier 4 support level
  • Ability to diagnose and troubleshoot LAN, WAN and VPN technologies with some cloud networking
  • Experience with various Cisco IOS versions to include IOS-XE, IOS-XR and NX-OS
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with a wide variety of network technologies and solutions architectures Broad understanding of technical principles, theories and concepts in the networking field
  • Knowledge of state-of-the-art systems engineering principles and network design concepts
  • Cloud Service Provider and hybrid cloud experience (extending on-premise networks to cloud providers such as AWS, Azure, Oracle and Google) Continuous integration, test automation and/or SecDevOps on iterative development projects
  • Agile Development methodologies 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Principle Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Principal Engineer 3 to analyze user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications. Analyze system requirements and leads design and development activities. Guide users in formulating requirements, advises alternative approaches, and conducts feasibility studies. Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology. Incorporate new plans, designs and systems into ongoing operations. Develop technical documentation. Develop system architecture and system design documentation. Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans. Interact with the Government regarding Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts. Ultimate responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the Systems Engineering area of responsibility. Communicate with other program personnel, government overseers, and senior executives.
 
Additional Responsibilities:

  • Provides technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis.
  • Develops comprehensive SOA solutions.
  • Develops operational view, technical standards view, and system and services view for architectures using applicable standards.
  • Conducts and/or approves end-to-end system trade analyses to optimize system operations over its life-cycle through the proper balance of non-functional system performance areas.
  • Improves standard integration strategies based upon rationale for previous decisions that resulted in improved integration performance.
  • Fully defines interfaces in terms of origination, destination, stimulus, and data characteristics for software; and electrical and mechanical characteristics for hardware.
  • Uses validated models, simulations, and prototyping to mitigate risk and reduce cost of system development.
  • Develops alternative courses of action, workarounds, and fall-back positions with a recommended course of action for each risk, and monitor and re-evaluate risks at appropriate milestones. Monitors risks using earned value management (EVM) data.
  • Maintains knowledge of current and evolving agency, national, and international standards applicable to the system development of interest. Applies and enforces use of suitable standards to ensure consistency and interoperability of developer hardware and software.
  • Ensures effective, periodic review and control of the evolving configuration of a system, both hardware and software components and associated documentation, during the life of the system.
  • Serves as a member of the CCB.
  • As a participant within an Analysis of Alternatives (AoA) effort, recommends a preferred solution based on selection criteria adjusted for reasonableness and validity of assumptions, technology limitations, environmental impact, and life-cycle costs.
  • Develops system design alternatives that consider life cycle cost, reuse, complexity, risk, system expansion, and growth.
  • May serve as Contract Technical Lead.

Required Expereience:

  • Twenty (20) years experience as a System Engineer in programs and contracts of similar scope, type and complexity.
  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or related discipline from an accredited college or university. Five (5) years of additional System Engineering experience may be substituted for a Bachelor’s degree.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning and leading Systems Engineering efforts.

Desired Experience:

  • Technical Certification as an Expert Systems Engineering Professional (ESEP) from INCOSE, DAWIA SPRDE Level 3, or other equivalent certification.
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Project Control Analyst
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Project Control Analyst who will undertake a multifaceted role, balancing responsibilities in approving funding for tenants, collaborating with government entities on AWS budget management, and overseeing expenditure and billing. While the focus lies more on customer interface, proficiency in pivot tables and Excel is paramount. Additionally, you will contribute to business analytics and technology advancements, working closely with an Agile team to develop digital solutions that support clients' missions, including those in national security.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Review and approve funding requests from tenants, ensuring compliance with regulations and guidelines.
  • Liaise with stakeholders to coordinate AWS budget allocations, providing necessary documentation and facilitating communication channels.
  • Monitor spending patterns, identifying any discrepancies or irregularities, and take proactive measures to address them.
  • Manage billing processes, verifying accuracy and resolving any billing inquiries or issues raised by tenants or internal stakeholders.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for tenants, addressing their queries, providing support, and ensuring a positive customer experience throughout the funding process.
  • Utilize Excel expertise to generate reports, analyze financial data, and present insights to internal stakeholders, contributing to informed decision-making processes.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, particularly in pivot tables, VLOOKUP, and data analysis functions, is essential.
  • A strong aptitude for data analysis and problem-solving is beneficial for identifying trends and optimizing processes.
  • Capacity to collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams and external stakeholders to achieve common goals.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks, manage multiple projects simultaneously, and adhere to deadlines in a fast-paced environment.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • BA/BS Degree.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Prior experience or familiarity with government contracts and funding processes is advantageous.
  • Basic understanding of Amazon Web Services (AWS) or cloud computing concepts is a plus.
  • Previous experience in a customer-facing role or client services environment would be beneficial.
  • Eagerness to stay updated on industry trends, regulations, and best practices related to funding management and financial analysis.
  • MA/MS Degree.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Project Integrator
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Project Integrator to identify new, and assess external requirements for analytic support, and determine an appropriate course of action to support said requirements for our clients consideration. This includes the work required to identify the data needed, document the methodology used to perform analysis, document results, and make determinations on classifications and handling restrictions of resulting product(s). This position is located in McLean, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide a central point of contact between the customer and those who use its applications to resolve customer issues at the lowest practical support level.
  • Attend regular team meetings to discuss ongoing application updates and improvements.
  • Help the product owner and development team to achieve customer satisfaction.
  • Determine the cause of any issue and explain the best solution to solve it, or document the issue for further research and follow up, if needed, to ensure resolution.
  • Collaborate with local and community end users.
  • Shall collaborate with the customer and its development partners. 
  • Build sustainable relationships of trust through timely, open, and interactive communication.
  • Follow each issue through to resolution when customers are reporting issues or mishaps.

Required Qualifications:

  • 9+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience managing requirements in an Agile development environment and consulting in a multi-project environment.
  • Demonstrated experience using Confluence software.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting project managers and subject matter experts (SMEs) by planning projects, developing contingencies, and producing schedules.
  • Demonstrated experience as a Microsoft SharePoint or Confluence administrator.
  • Demonstrated experience providing timely notifications to relevant stakeholders regarding upcoming deadlines for documentation submission.
  • Demonstrated experience serving as a point of contact (POC) to set up accesses for new team members.
  • Demonstrated experience organizing meetings, reserving conference rooms, and taking notes.
  • HS Diploma.
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with the customers finished intelligence production process applications and analytic workflow processes.
  • Demonstrated experience using Jira project management software.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting concept development, systems specifications, technical exchanges, and metrics analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience resolving problems to include organizing and structuring solutions to complex problems.
  • Demonstrated experience with coordination and collaboration with an ability to work successfully across organizational boundaries.
  • Demonstrated experience at the working level with the Project Management Framework.
  • Demonstrated experience proofreading, merging, and formatting documents.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Project Integrator
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Project Integrator to interface directly with customer management for requirements for data collection and digital identities for mission support. The professional in this role will provide coordination across organization and business partners to expedite data sharing, processing, and governance activities. They will establish strategic objectives based on the customer's vision for the data collection platforms. The individual in this role will analyze new technologies, hardware, and software to determine the applicability and need in the existing or proposed system, to include security, storage, and network technology. The individual will work with users to identify and develop system requirements taking into account the desired results, hardware limitations and operating requirements, identified by the customer.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated experience with the ability to listen and transcribe from mission need to technical requirements.
  • Demonstrated experience triaging and troubleshooting data issues.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing task plans, task documentation, and overall activity reporting documents.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working both independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience transferring and handling sensitive data.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing task plans, task documentation, and overall activity reporting documents.
  • Demonstrated experience working with other technical teams across multiple organizational boundaries, and ability to work independently or as a team player.
  • Demonstrated experience documenting and communicating technical and non-technical mission requirements for all audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience providing support such as technical writing and technical editing, integration of various sources into a cohesive product; preparation of graphical and narrative presentation material.
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating project schedules, creating or distributing minutes and action items.
  • Demonstrated experience tracking action items for successful completion.
  • Demonstrated experience working with users to define requirements for analysts or operational customers.
  • HS Diploma.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with the ability to listen and transcribe from mission need to technical requirements.
  • Demonstrated experience triaging and troubleshooting data issues.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing task plans, task documentation, and overall activity reporting documents.
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience working both independently and collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated experience transferring and handling sensitive data.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing task plans, task documentation, and overall activity reporting documents.
  • Demonstrated experience working with other technical teams across multiple organizational boundaries, and ability to work independently or as a team player.
  • Demonstrated experience documenting and communicating technical and non-technical mission requirements for all audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience providing support such as technical writing and technical editing, integration of various sources into a cohesive product; preparation of graphical and narrative presentation material.
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating project schedules, creating or distributing minutes and action items.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Project Integrator
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Project Integrator, ideally a successful individual will be an experienced Project Manager with the ability to manage IT projects from concept to completion. This individual must be detail oriented and a multi-tasker. Communication and follow-up is a key success factor. They will be responsible for performing PMF programmatics for assigned IT project(s) (schedule, control gates, prepare slides, distribute minutes, review/verify deliverables, etc), tracking project schedule in both MS Project and PMTool/other Customer data/visualization tools, performing technical writing/ project documentation, and version control draft and baseline documentation.

Required Qualifications:

  • 6+ years of relevant experience.
  • Experience managing technical/IT projects for the Customer; managing technical resources, working through control gates, technical review boards, Customer acceptance.
  • Strong understanding of IC field environment.
  • Ability to work/coordinate with internal/external Customers/Vendors to gather requirements, develop plans and execute to budgets/timelines as required.
  • Ability to work and deliver on short suspense tasking/products in a fast paced potentially stressful environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively manage several projects simultaneously in a rapidly paced environment.
  • Experience with Customer’s Project Management Framework.
  • Creates, incorporates, implements changes to schedule(s)
  • Working knowledge of Customer’s official message system
  • Working knowledge of Customer’s organization, internal policies and processes
  • Project Organization/tracking
  • Expert with Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Experience with Microsoft Project, Visio, and Access
  • Willing to “go the extra mile” in customer service and effort in ensuring that time critical requirements are met.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team of very strong personalities in a very dynamic environment
  • Highly mission oriented
  • HS Diploma
  • US citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • ServiceNow, PowerBI knowledge
  • Experience with Field Communications and coordination
  • BA/BS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Project Integrator (Part-time)
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Project Integrator to help promote state-of-the-art IT solutions, collaborating with cross-functional teams, and share lessons learned. The Project Integrator will support the government customer organization responsible for establishing and improving data management services. This includes identifying business processes and assisting the organization to optimize its data management strategy, as it pertains to data compliance, data protection, and data sharing. The Project Integrator will act as a liaison between the customer's and partner's staff and contractor teams to ensure accurate information flow between groups. This position is part time and located in Herndon, VA.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience.
  • Prior experience in government customer or federal records and information management and applicable regulations and guidelines, with demonstrated experience supporting front offices and/or senior leaders.
  • A strong background in the CFR and regulations is a must for this position
  • Practical knowledge of project management methodologies and strong critical thinking skills.
  • Knowledge of business and management principles involved in strategic planning, resource allocation, human resources modeling, leadership technique, production methods, and coordination of people and resources.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Management of Information Systems, Computer Science, and Information Systems, Engineering, Business or related field may be substituted for three years of experience; A total of five years may be substituted with an Advanced Degree.
  • Demonstrated proficiency and extensive experience with Microsoft Project, SharePoint, and Office applications.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Correlate and analyze business and technical data to understand performance and identify improvement opportunities by conducting analysis, monitoring compliance, and capturing lessons learned
  • Translate strategic initiatives and business requirements into functional information technology requirements and corresponding capabilities
  • Coordinate project schedules, facilitate meetings, document minutes, and trace action items for successful completion
  • Assist with development of a communication strategy and materials for organization

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Proposal Manager
Location: Hanover, MD

Proposal Manager

Hanover, MD.

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Proposal Manager to work in our Hanover, MD office.

Job Description: We are looking for a multifaceted Proposal Manager who is passionate about delivering innovative and compliant proposals. The Proposal Manager will be a self-starter and will have the natural ability to work closely with the Business Development team and executive leadership across the organization. The Proposal Manager will own the proposal schedule while also being responsible for driving proposal management, compliance, and growth. They will provide proposal outlines and be able to write, edit, and format documents with the final stamp of compliancy. The Proposal Manager will also support the team in mentoring and coaching members on best practices.

Responsibilities:

  • Monitor procurement portals and ensure task order distribution to internal channels.
  • Engage with internal stakeholders and industry partners to identify and shape potential opportunities using knowledge of company capabilities, client relationships, and contract vehicles.  
  • Ability to collaborate with the Capture Manager on win themes, shred draft RFP’s, and create proposal outlines.
  • Experience managing final production activities (print & electronic versions).
  • Ability to create and adhere to the proposal schedule to meet RFP deadlines, run meetings to include proposal kickoff, storyboarding sessions, and reviews.
  • Ability to clearly and concisely give direction to members of the proposal team including capture manager, volume leads, contracts, etc.
  • Document, refine, and adjust the proposal process during down time to better optimize existing tools.
  • Assist in training and mentorship for internal proposal team members.


Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience in the government contracting space.
  • Ability to manage, write, and coordinate proposals of high complexity.
  • Experience leading proposal team members and key stakeholders.
  • Proficient in all Microsoft Office applications.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a related field.


Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience using SharePoint and MS Teams in collaborative proposal development efforts.
  • Certified Project Management Professional (PMP).
  • Certified Association for Proposal Management Professional (APMP).

Security Clearance:

  • Eligibility to obtain a current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are desired but not required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: QCVV & IV/V Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a QCVV & IV/V Engineer to work in Laurel, MD. 

As QCVV and IV&V Engineer at OPS Consulting, you will be responsible for the application of statistical analysis, particularly in a research environment. This will include the development and application of new statistical methods to identify performance and error characteristics of novel and unusual hardware. Responsibilities will include both the development of statistical methods, and the review of methods and data developed by others.

Basic Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 7 years of experience and a bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Five years of additional experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Required Skills:

  • Experience with advanced statistical techniques and using those techniques on complex data.
  • Experience with Algorithms and data structures.
  • Adept at working with incomplete/weakly validated data.
  • Extensive expertise with hardware / software integration in complex experiments or prototypes. 
  • Experience with complex testing and analysis, including the associated software development. and testing processes.  
  • Experience with collecting, analyzing and interpreting data with a methodical and logical approach.
  • Adept at coordinating with many stakeholders.  
  • Ability to determine and clarify strategic and operational issues by consulting with stakeholders, and documenting feedback. 

Desired Skills:

  • Experience performing test and evaluation on research, development, production, and deployment of major systems.
  • Experience automating testing and/or calibration.

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Requirements Management Coordinator
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Systems Engineer Level 2 to work in Laurel, MD.

As a Senior Systems Engineer at OPS consulting, you will provide advisory support to DoD, facilitating the development, acquisition and support of complex systems and technologies. Your expertise will help design, create and maintain large-scale systems. You will analyze developmental and operational systems to find more efficient ways of doing things. Typical activities include:
•    Analyzing system challenges and identify the best solution to meet project needs;
•    Taking a project from conception to completion;
•    Managing teams across disciplines; and
•    Optimizing systems while maintaining quality.

Additional Responsibilities:

As a senior staff member your understanding of the big picture, including mission needs and system integration will be key in documenting system level qualities, properties, characteristics, functions behavior and performance. You will assist the Government in achieving stakeholder functional, physical and operational performance requirements over the planned life of the system. You will provide a holistic, integrative approach to balance and evaluate other technical factors.

You must be an expert in systems engineering processes. Specific experience is required in the system design process, and the ability to:
•    Define stakeholder expectations
•    Define technical requirements
•    Decompose the system logically
•    Define the design solutions.

You must be an expert in product realization processes. Specific experience is required in:
•    Moving from pure research to applied research
•    Integrating products
•    Verifying product
•    Validating products and
•    Transitioning products to operations.

You must be an expert in technical management processes, including:
•    Technical planning 
•    Requirements management
•    Interface management
•    Technical risk management
•    Configuration management
•    Technical data management
•    Technical assessment
•    Decision analyses

You must be able to partner with the program office and be familiar with:
•    Identifying stakeholder risks
•    Configuration management processes
•    Data management processes
•    Program management and Technical interchange reviews and
•    Integrated master schedules

You will continuously assess existing organizational processes and work products to ensure they best facilitate strategic and tactical efforts. You will coordinate with customers, project teams, and related organizations to ensure solutions satisfy the requirements. Excellent written and oral communication skills are required, as you will work closely with customer engineering and technical teams to facilitate complex technology development.

Required Experience:

A minimum of 14 years of experience and a bachelor's degree or 7 years and a Master's Degree in Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or other technical degree from an Accreditation Board for Engineering Technology (ABET) accredited college or university is required.

Desired Experience:

•    Advance degree in Engineering, Systems Engineering or other relevant technical degree
•    Experience in Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
•    INCOSE Systems Engineering Professional or DAWIA Systems Engineering Certification
•    Program Management Professional Certification (PMP) or DAWIA Program Management Certification

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Project Manager Level 1
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Project Manager Level 1 to work in College Park, MD

Required Experience: 
The Research Project Manager (RPM) will be responsible for the successful cost, schedule, and performance of the contract. The RPM will serve as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer, the Contracting Officer’s Representative, the customer's Program Manager, and the contractor’s senior management. The RPM directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities.

Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years’ experience as a program or project manager in managing research programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Shall have at least one (1) year of demonstrated experience in conducting requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring, and reporting.
  • Shall be knowledgeable of the guidelines provided by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS).

Security Clearance:

  • A background investigation is required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Project Manager Level 1
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Project Manager Level 1 to work in the following locations: 

Baltimore, MD
College Park, MD

Required Experience: 
The Research Project Manager (RPM) will be responsible for the successful cost, schedule, and performance of the contract. The RPM will serve as the main point of contact for the Contracting Officer, the Contracting Officer’s Representative, the customer's Program Manager, and the contractor’s senior management. The RPM directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including cost management/avoidance, schedule estimation and tracking, contract performance management, risk management, requirements analysis, and quality assurance activities.

Qualifications:

  • Five (5) years’ experience as a program or project manager in managing research programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Shall have at least one (1) year of demonstrated experience in conducting requirements analysis, resource allocation, project costing, deliverable tracking, schedule and financial data monitoring, and reporting.
  • Shall be knowledgeable of the guidelines provided by the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation Supplement (DFARS).

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Scientist Level 2
Location: College Park, MD & UMBC

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Scientist Level 2 to work in the following locations: 

Baltimore, MD
College Park, MD

Required Experience: The Research Scientist valuates and provides expert advice on the application of scientific principles and concepts. The Research Scientist also maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, staying abreast of the scientific literature and conferences. Additional experience is required in the following areas:

  • Designs, develops, and executes scientific studies.
  • Executes scientific studies.
  • Applies scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products.
  • May participate in development of intellectual property.
  • Plans laboratory research.
  • May coordinate interdepartmental activities and research.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Physical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Physics and 9+ years of experience or a Master's degree plus 6+ years of experience or a Ph.D Degree plus 4+ years experience.

Security Clearance:

  • A background investigation is required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Scientist Level 2
Location: College Park, MD & UMBC

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Scientist Level 2 to work in the following locations: 

Baltimore, MD
College Park, MD

Required Experience: The Research Scientist valuates and provides expert advice on the application of scientific principles and concepts. The Research Scientist also maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, staying abreast of the scientific literature and conferences. Additional experience is required in the following areas:

  • Designs, develops, and executes scientific studies.
  • Executes scientific studies.
  • Applies scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products.
  • May participate in development of intellectual property.
  • Plans laboratory research.
  • May coordinate interdepartmental activities and research.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Physical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Physics and 9+ years of experience or a Master's degree plus 6+ years of experience or a Ph.D Degree plus 4+ years experience.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Scientist Level 3
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Scientist Level 3 to work in the following locations: 

Baltimore, MD
College Park, MD

Required Experience: The Research Scientist valuates and provides expert advice on the application of scientific principles and concepts. The Research Scientist also maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, staying abreast of the scientific literature and conferences. Additional experience is required in the following areas:

  • Designs, develops, and executes scientific studies.
  • Executes scientific studies.
  • Applies scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products.
  • May participate in development of intellectual property.
  • Plans laboratory research.
  • May coordinate interdepartmental activities and research.
  • Provide technical consultation on projects in area of primary expertise.
  • Applies scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products typically 7+ years prior to landing on a product roadmap.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Physical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Physics plus 12+ years of experience or a Master's degree plus 9+ years of experience or a Ph.D Degree plus 7+ years experience.

Security Clearance:

  • A background investigation is required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Scientist Level 3
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Scientist Level 3 to work in the following locations: 

Baltimore, MD
College Park, MD

Required Experience: The Research Scientist valuates and provides expert advice on the application of scientific principles and concepts. The Research Scientist also maintains substantial knowledge of state-of-the-art principles and theories, staying abreast of the scientific literature and conferences. Additional experience is required in the following areas:

  • Designs, develops, and executes scientific studies.
  • Executes scientific studies.
  • Applies scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products.
  • May participate in development of intellectual property.
  • Plans laboratory research.
  • May coordinate interdepartmental activities and research.
  • Provide technical consultation on projects in area of primary expertise.
  • Applies scientific principles and concepts to potential inventions and products typically 7+ years prior to landing on a product roadmap.

Qualifications:

  • Requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Material Science, Physical Sciences, Chemical Engineering, Physics plus 12+ years of experience or a Master's degree plus 9+ years of experience or a Ph.D Degree plus 7+ years experience.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Research Support Administrator 1
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Research Support Administrator Level 1 to work in the following locations: 

Baltimore, MD
College Park, MD

Required Experience: The Research Support Administrator will provide administrative and security support to the project. The Research Support Administrator will also coordinate with visitors, travel, meetings, and special handling of VIP guests. Additional responsibilities will include:

  • Answer telephones, greet and log-in visitors, and distribute mail.
  • Procure supplies for research lab.
  • Management of the time accounting system.
  • Preform record management.
  • Plan and Schedule activities for facility maintenance and improvements.
  • Coordination of schedules, meetings and facility tours; arrange for travel and management of travel expense tracking system.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience providing administrative support is required.
  • Knowledge and proficiency in the use of computer application software such as MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint is required. 

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Scrum Master
Location: Sterling, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Scrum master who will provide program support to projects and infrastructure support activities. They will be responsible for hosting daily stand-up (scrum) meetings, sprint planning sessions, reviews, and retrospectives, working with Product Owners to maintain product backlogs, removing obstacles/impediments impacting sprints, keeping the TPM informed on the status of their projects, and working closely with the Release Manager to keep plans, schedules and roadmaps up to date. Plans, implements, tests, documents, and maintains solutions to total systems or subsystems using internally created and/or commercial off-the-shelf products. Provides end to-end project management support of the life cycle. Provides a total systems perspective including a technical understanding of relationships, dependencies and requirements of hardware and software components. Coordinates with other team members and ensures problem solution, appropriate risk reduction, and user satisfaction.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience conducting daily scrum ceremonies and duties
  • Project tracking experience
  • Experience working with customer stakeholders and with Product Owners
  • Experience coordinating project schedules and keeping project roadmaps up to date
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Security Control Assessor
Location: Bethesda, MD

The Swift Group  in seeking an experienced Security Control Assessor (SCA) to join our team. This candidate will be responsible for evaluating the security posture of our systems and infrastructure, ensuring compliance with relevant frameworks and standards, and identifying vulnerabilities to mitigate potential risks effectively. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in cybersecurity, extensive experience with compliance and vulnerability scanning tools, and a deep understanding of assessment and authorization processes. This position is located in Bethesda, MD.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of cybersecurity experience with at least one year of experience conducting SCAs under ICD 503/CNSSI 1253 NIST Cybersecurity Framework, Risk Management Framework (RMF), or a similar framework
  • At least 1 year of experience as a Security Control Assessor (SCA) within the past 3 calendar years
  • Demonstrated hands-on experience with compliance and vulnerability scanning tools (XACTA, RedSeal, Nessus, Splunk, McAfee ePO, and/or other vulnerability scanners)
  • Possess a strong understanding of the Assessment and Authorization (A&A) process
  • One full year supporting cloud environment and experience performing security assessments in a cloud environment (AWS, Google, IBM, Azure, and Oracle)
  • Must meet Department of Defense (DOD) 8570.01-M baseline certification requirement for Information Assurances Technical (IAT) Level III CASP+CE, CCNP Security, CISA, or CISSP or Associate, GCED, GCIH, or CCSP
  • Possess knowledge of Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V) of security controls
  • Possess knowledge of general attack strategies (e.g., MITRE ATT&CK Framework)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of NISPOM, ICD 503, NIST SP 800-53, ICD 705, and other ICDs as appropriate
  • Ability to make recommendations to the IC CISO or designee for improving TTPS for better cyber threat protection
  • Knowledge of network access, identity, and access management e.g. public key infrastructure (PKI)
  • Knowledge of network protocols such as Transition Control Protocol/Internet Protocol (TCP/IP), Dynamic Host Configuration, Domain Name System (DNS), and directory Services
  • High School Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience writing final reports and defend all findings, including risk or vulnerability, mitigation strategies, and references
  • Report vulnerabilities identified during security assessments
  • Experience writing penetration testing Rules of Engagement (ROE), Test Plans, and Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Demonstrated experience conducting security reviews, technical research and provided reporting to increase security defense mechanisms

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Security Officer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Junior to Mid-Level Security Officer to join our company. The work is located within our headquarters which are located in Reston, Virginia. We are looking for a motivated individual with experience as a security officer in the Intelligence Community. Salary is commensurate with experience and is negotiable.
 
Key Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the primary point of contact to USG Security Representatives for all related security matters
  • Oversee, manage, and maintain all security functions in The Swift Group security profile
  • Develop, implement, and manage organizational security policies and procedures for USG programs
  • Create, maintain, and execute security policies and procedures
  • Process visit authorization requests (VARs): Complete VARs in a timely manner
  • Work with the Business Development team to develop and update compliant proposal security volumes and contract data requirements list (CDRL) documentation related to security items
  • Assist employees with initiation, maintaining, crossing-over, and terminating personnel clearances
  • Conduct security clearance indoctrination briefings and debriefings
  • Assist organization and contractor personnel with preparing and submitting security processing paperwork
  • Maintain security documentation and files in accordance with USG requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of related USG security work experience
  • Experience as a Security Officer supporting Intelligence Community and DoD programs
  • Knowledgeable of USG personnel security policies, processes, and procedures
  • Experience working with various USG databases
  • Experience with DISS, NISS, and NBIS
  • Understanding of NISPOM requirements for maintaining an FCL
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Working knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Must be self-motivated, detail-oriented, and possess excellent organizational skills
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship
  • Active Top-Secret Clearance

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Applications Developer
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Applications Developer to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 16+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Software Development Lifecycle
  • Software design patterns
  • Agile development processes and implementation.
  • Secure coding standards
  • Requirements creation/management and configuration management tools
  • Configuration/change management systems
  • Integration and debugging using integrated development environments (IDE)
  • Developing software tests and test-automation suites.
  • Providing software maintenance, support and enhancements to existing systems and platforms.
  • Experience with at least one or more software languages (e.g. Python, Ansible, Java)
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code
  • Cloud design, implementation, and configuration
  • Security Development Operations (SecDevOps)
  • Integration with third (3rd) party applications​

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Cloud Platform DevOps Engineer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Cloud Platform DevOps Engineer who will set up cloud environments and provision computer networking, storage, and virtual networks. We’re looking for a seasoned DevOps infrastructure engineer to support our clients as they modernize their IT infrastructures and meet their most challenging missions.

As a lead DevOps infrastructure engineer at The Swift Group, you’ll oversee a team of cloud architects and engineers as they manage server configuration for modern cloud solutions. You’ll apply your skills and experience within a DevOps framework to establish or provision virtual machines or networks and use cloud service providers to further our clients’ meaningful missions. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 8+ years of experience in the development of tools and processes to drive DevOps or DevSecOps maturity by automating builds, regression testing, monitoring, and pushing releases across environments
  • 8+ years of experience with troubleshooting, triaging, and resolving issues related to CI/CD pipeline failures or slowness
  • 5+ years of experience with commercial Cloud service providers, including Amazon Web Services or Microsoft Azure, containers, serverless architecture, micro-services, Web services, and RESTful API design
  • Experience with deploying active AWS or Azure services using Infrastructure-as-Code technologies, including CloudFormation or Terraform
  • Experience with provisioning, installation, configuration, operation, and maintenance of software and infrastructure-as-code in a DevOps and continuous delivery environment using automated deployment and testing frameworks
  • Experience with deploying CI/CD solutions to Cloud-based environments supporting a continuous integration and development and continuous delivery and release workflow
  • Experience with developing API solutions using Infrastructure-as-Code and Cloud-oriented strategies
  • Experience working within an Agile and version-controlled environment
  • Bachelor’s degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI clearance; willingness to take a polygraph exam required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with development languages to build, troubleshoot, and deploy CI/CD artifacts to production environments
  • Experience with multiple CI/CD and Agile Development tools, including GitLab, Atlassian, and Jenkins
  • Experience with developing Linux-based solutions using commercial Cloud
  • Experience with deploying and managing logging and monitoring solutions supporting rapid deployments
  • Bachelor’s degree in Associate Cloud or Development Technologies
  • TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph security clearance preferred

Clearance
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Database Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Database Developer to support a high priority application through the design, development, implementation and maintenance of database structures. In this role, you will be asked to analyze existing databases and translate new database requirements into end-to-end design that may involve multiple interfaces to other database systems. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Ensure data quality and integrity in databases.
  • Write interfaces to other database systems.
  • Integrate modules, test and resolve any errors.
  • Conduct unit/functional testing.
  • Track and resolve discrepancy reports.
  • Modify databases according to requirements and perform testing of modifications.
  • Organize content, develop color schemes, design and produce graphics.

This position is located in Herndon, VA. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrated experience translating detailed design into computer software.
  • Demonstrated experience ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
  • Demonstrated experience preparing documentation such as program-level, user-level, and security documentation.
  • Demonstrated experience translating database requirements into end-to-end design for databases that may involve multiple interfaces to other database systems.
  • Demonstrated experience designing, developing, implementing and maintaining database structures.
  • Demonstrated experience designing interactive web databases and web services, and user interfaces.
  • Demonstrated experience developing security procedures to protect databases from unauthorized usage.
  • Demonstrated experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS) and MS Azure cloud technologies.
  • BA/BS Degree or five plus years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience analyzing customer requirements and providing technical expertise on cloud cluster computing techniques and technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience designing software tools and subsystems to support software reuse and domain analyses and manage their implementation.
  • Demonstrated experience working with systems analysts, engineers, programmers and others to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces.
  • Demonstrated experience designing and customizing software for client use in a cloud environment with the aim of optimizing operational efficiency.
  • Demonstrated experience providing technical support during software installation or configuration.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Data Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Data Engineer to work closely with Data Scientist to preprocess or clean structured and unstructured data, design and implement advance code and table configurations for complex data sets, stay current with enterprise metadata collection tools, produce ad hoc metrics reports to answer immediate needs, implement the existing coordination process, provide technical education to staff on an ad hoc basis, analyze large amounts of raw data to provide new business insights.

This position is located in Herndon, Va.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience writing, maintaining, customizing Python scripts that extract text from various formats such as MS Word, PDF, or XML
  • Experience reviewing documentation and APIs of commonly used packages to choose the one for the best fit for a given task and implement it; 
  • Experience with implementing regular expressions; experience conducting evaluations or transformations of data and loading the results into a relational database;
  • Experience with version control systems, such as Github; experience with SQL in Oracle.
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior DevOps Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior DevOps Developer to join an exciting mission oriented program. The Developer will develop new automation capabilities that utilize infrastructure as code best practices and establishes a continuous integration /continuous delivery pipeline.

The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Required Skills:

  • 11+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Java and C#
  • Demonstrate experience with cloud environments services such as AWS or Azure
  • Demonstrate experience with DevOps practices and tools to include release management, orchestration and code repository tools such as Jira, Github, or Jenkins.
  • Demonstrate experience with using various scripting language to create final product per stakeholder requirements
  • Demonstrate experience architecting, implementing, or maintaining solutions in the client cloud environment
  • Demonstrate experience documenting concepts of operations and standards of practice for tiered maintenance support
  • Interface routinely with senior management
  • Deliver weekly status to leadership
  • Certifications: Microsoft Certified Engineer, Microsoft Certified Architect, or other relevant vendor professional certifications, current within the last 3 to 5 years.
  • Bachelor Degree in related field
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior DevOps Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior DevOps Developer to join an exciting mission oriented program. This role requires strong expertise in software engineering, Windows environments, scripting, and user support. The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a team to deliver technical support in a mission-critical Windows-based environment to users worldwide.
  • Ensure that applications align with architecture requirements and operate effectively within the system.
  • Analyze requirements, troubleshoot data processing problems, and resolve application issues.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to users, troubleshooting issues and providing solutions.
  • Test, debug, and refine software to meet product requirements, optimize performance, and improve efficiency.
  • Act resourcefully, demonstrating initiative and problem-solving abilities.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience
  • Programming experience in C#
  • Demonstrate experience with cloud environments services such as AWS or Azure
  • Demonstrate experience with DevOps practices and tools to include release management, orchestration and code repository tools such as Jira, Github, or Jenkins.
  • Demonstrate experience with using various scripting language to create final product per stakeholder requirements
  • Demonstrate experience architecting, implementing, or maintaining solutions in the sponsor cloud environment
  • Demonstrate experience documenting concepts of operations and standards of practice for tiered maintenance support
  • Interface routinely with senior management
  • Deliver weekly status to leadership
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Java, Ansible, and Powershell
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior DevOps Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior DevOps Developer to join an exciting mission oriented program. The Developer will develop new automation capabilities that utilize infrastructure as code best practices and establishes a continuous integration /continuous delivery pipeline.

The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Required Skills:

  • 11+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Java and C#
  • Demonstrate experience with cloud environments services such as AWS or Azure
  • Demonstrate experience with DevOps practices and tools to include release management, orchestration and code repository tools such as Jira, Github, or Jenkins.
  • Demonstrate experience with using various scripting language to create final product per stakeholder requirements
  • Demonstrate experience architecting, implementing, or maintaining solutions in the client cloud environment
  • Demonstrate experience documenting concepts of operations and standards of practice for tiered maintenance support
  • Interface routinely with senior management
  • Deliver weekly status to leadership
  • Certifications: Microsoft Certified Engineer, Microsoft Certified Architect, or other relevant vendor professional certifications, current within the last 3 to 5 years.
  • Bachelor Degree in related field
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior DevOps Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior DevOps Developer to join an exciting mission oriented program. This role requires strong expertise in software engineering, Windows environments, scripting, and user support. The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a team to deliver technical support in a mission-critical Windows-based environment to users worldwide.
  • Ensure that applications align with architecture requirements and operate effectively within the system.
  • Analyze requirements, troubleshoot data processing problems, and resolve application issues.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to users, troubleshooting issues and providing solutions.
  • Test, debug, and refine software to meet product requirements, optimize performance, and improve efficiency.
  • Act resourcefully, demonstrating initiative and problem-solving abilities.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience
  • Programming experience in C#
  • Demonstrate experience with cloud environments services such as AWS or Azure
  • Demonstrate experience with DevOps practices and tools to include release management, orchestration and code repository tools such as Jira, Github, or Jenkins.
  • Demonstrate experience with using various scripting language to create final product per stakeholder requirements
  • Demonstrate experience architecting, implementing, or maintaining solutions in the sponsor cloud environment
  • Demonstrate experience documenting concepts of operations and standards of practice for tiered maintenance support
  • Interface routinely with senior management
  • Deliver weekly status to leadership
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Java, Ansible, and Powershell
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Java Developer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Java Developer to join our team! This position is located in Chantilly, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop Java APIs using Spring Boot
  • Integrate a Spring Boot application with external APIs from 3rd parties
  • Work with database team to map models to PostgreSQL tables
  • Work with infrastructure team to deploy codebase to webservers
  • Advocate for new or improved development practices that increase craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of our solutions
  • Provide demonstrations of new features and functionality to the customer
  • Write and execute unit tests on new and existing Java code
  • Provide documentation and assist program management with deliverables related to backend functionality and user workflows
  • Assist the team with creating user stories and features for existing and upcoming work
  • Support frontend team during integration with backend REST API calls
  • Take part in analysis efforts, identification, and recommendation of solutions, integration points and related implementation architecture for business usage improvements, scalability and performance.
  • Provide guidance to less experienced developers and administrators in the form of code review, solution design, and recommended training and development plans.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience
  • Experience with Java
  • Team Delivery Mentality
  • Experience with Angular 15, Git/Gitlab, Bootstrap, Angular Material, Cypress
  • JIRA and/or Confluence knowledge
  • BA/BS in a related discipline
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications: 

  • Scrum, SaFE and Kanban experience preferred.
  • AWS experience and/or knowledge
  • Experience with Apache PDFBox
  • Experience with Junit
  • Knowledge of Data Analytics Dashboard Tool Integration
  • Knowledge of Data Governance and Management Integration
  • AWS DevOps and/or AWS Certified Practitioner certification
  • Commercial or national security sector DevOps knowledge
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Network Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Network Engineer. The Network Engineer must maintain a strong awareness of technical equipment; be able to apply the client’s project management model for development and installation efforts; and provide build, testing, analysis, deployment, and troubleshooting/lifecycle support for innovative hardware/software/ network systems and applications. Support includes procurement of required equipment or components to support build-out of communications systems; uncrating, set-up and build-out of new equipment. Hardware and software configuration and customization of packages, system integration and testing of built packages, pack-out and shipment of the completed packages. System integration and testing of built packages, preparation of customer system documentation, conducting site surveys as needed prior to installation, drawings of rack elevations, training of onsite customer personnel on installed packages, test, inspection, verification of all customer communications systems ensuring compliance with COMSEC policies and procedures and project management requirements.

Required Qualifications:

  • 11+ years of relevant experience
  • Must have experience working with Customer Enterprise Network; 3 years minimum experience.
  • Must understand Customer security standards and approval process
  • Must be familiar with Type 1 encryption devices utilized by the Customer.
  • Must have knowledge of Cisco Routing and Switching, and network architecture planning. Ability to configure and manage Cisco ASA appliances.
  • Must have knowledge of remote administration and secure Virtual Private Networking.
  • Must understand commercial encryption standards and their application in IP networking.
  • Must have knowledge of VPN technologies, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, IP Multicasting
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Knowledge of Wireless Fidelity (WiFi) IEEE standards: 802.11 a/b/g/n and how to apply them to an enterprise network architecture.
  • Experience building, configuring, supporting and deploying tactical packages to the field. Placing orders for required equipment or components to support build-out of tactical communications packages under customer procurement efforts.
  • Knowledge of SIGINT collection equipment and experience with installation.
  • Knowledge with wireless technologies to include GSM/CDMA.
  • Strong background in Microsoft Systems Engineering and providing support to those systems.
  • Strong recent experience in Windows platform operating system and Microsoft applications including Windows 10 and Server 2012 / 2016 suite.
  • Knowledge of virtualization products with a focus on Hyper-V.
  • Knowledge of TCIP/IP routing and use of secure scripts.
  • Experience providing Tier 3 Support to technical systems.
  • Experience configuring, installing and maintaining network multi-layer switches, routers, firewalls, workstations, satellite, and secure communications
  • Experience installing and terminating fiber optics and Ethernet cables
  • Experience with McAfee product suite.
  • Experience conducting site surveys prior to installation activities.
  • Ability to interpret drawings of rack elevations, system component front and back views, wiring interconnect diagrams, wire lists, and networks
  • Possess knowledge and ability to provide training to onsite personnel on developed and installed packages
  • Ability to test, inspect and verify all customer tactical communications systems ensuring compliance with COMSEC policies and procedures and project management requirements.
  • Demonstrated strong performance as a technical leader working in a multi-contractor, on-site and virtual environment
  • Demonstrated capacity to understand and communicate technical ideas, concepts, and thoughts across multiple technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Ability to work in fast pace, high pressure environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently determine and develop approach to solutions.
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of CFSC standards
  • Knowledge of Storage Area Network (SAN) technology.
  • An understanding of Private Branch Exchange telephony, to include Avaya/Nortel telephone switches
  • An ability to navigate and configure Linux operating systems
  • An understanding of RF transport mediums to include cellular, microwave, and satellite communications.
  • An understanding of wired data transport mediums to include Category 5e/6 and fiber optics.
  • An understanding of EAP-TLS certificate based encryption and RADIUS authentication.
  • Experience working in Customer OCONUS environments
  • Experience working in and supporting an Operations Center.
  • Experience performing site surveys for systems installations, infrastructure and power requirements
  • Experience providing technical training for both foreign and domestic audiences
  • Technical Certifications: MCSE and/or CCIE
  • Working knowledge of VMWare and ESXi.
  • Previous experience with storage devices including NetApp.
  • Working knowledge CSFC technologies and methodologies

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Network Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Network Engineer who will assist in designing, building, and maintaining all of the client's production acquired mission infrastructure and associated data storage and test networks, that supports ongoing requirements. The client requires support specializing in network and cloud engineering of complex networks. The work may be performed independently or within a team environment. The client needs polished skills in network architecture and cloud services while managing a moderate workload of aforementioned architecture and cloud service documentation. Work will include engineering and designing updates to current virtual and physical network and future innovation builds.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 16+ years of relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated experience analyzing existing systems and identifying necessary corrective actions and improvements.
  • Demonstrated experience building, maintaining and troubleshooting gold image hard drives.
  • Demonstrated experience coordinating and performing security testing.
  • Demonstrated experience creating network topology diagrams.
  • Demonstrated experience designing, configuring and troubleshooting Routing and Switching systems (Cisco expertise required).
  • Demonstrated experience implementing L2 and L3 VPN across an MPLS network.
  • Demonstrated experience installing, maintaining, and configuring Aspera Enterprise Server and Aspera P2P.
  • Demonstrated experience performing configuration and management of automation solutions
  • Demonstrated experience performing configuration and management of Software Defined Data Center (SDDC) and vRealize Suite.
  • Demonstrated experience performing configuration and management of virtual networks and servers and virtual workstations.
  • Demonstrated experience performing configuration and management of VMware vCenter and VMware NSX-T.
  • Demonstrated experience performing Hypervisor deployments.
  • Demonstrated experience using forensic software including Cellebrite, XRY, WinHex, FTK, and Autopsy.
  • Demonstrated experience with Gateway Redundancy Protocols to include HSRP and VRRP.
  • Demonstrated experience with network IP address management.
  • Demonstrated experience with network security such as firewalls and ACL’s.
  • Demonstrated experience with Routing Protocols to include OSPF, EIGRP, and BGP.
  • Demonstrated experience with vulnerability scanning tools.
  • Demonstrated experience working in Local Area Network (LAN) environments and Wide Area Network (WAN) environments.
  • Demonstrated experience working with TCP IP protocol suite, IP subnets and masking, and routing protocols.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience engineering the design, build, and configuration of Linux servers and virtual infrastructure.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience performing administration, troubleshooting, patching, and support of Linux servers and virtual infrastructure.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience performing engineering, implementation, and troubleshooting of VMWare virtualization infrastructure.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience performing risk analysis for proposed IT infrastructure changes.
  • Demonstrated hands on experience performing system monitoring and analysis, including root cause analysis of system faults and outages.
  • Demonstrated experience working with vendors on system troubleshooting.
  • HS Diploma.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience explaining protocols, technical procedures and processes clearly and accurately to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience with Software Defined Networking technologies, such as Cisco ACI and VMware NSX-T.
  • Demonstrated experience with load balancing technologies, such as F5 BIG-IP and Citrix Netscaler.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Software Developer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is seeking a Senior Software Developer to provide software development/architecture support, systems engineering, and database design to meet the evolving needs of the Intelligence Community. This candidate will work with the latest commercial products such as AWS and ServiceNow in an agile environment on various applications designed for a broad range of customers. The ideal candidate will possess strong technical expertise, project management skills, and the ability to lead innovation efforts. This position is located in Chantilly, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience
  • Experience with cloud/AWS architecture and administration
  • Experience with ServiceNow
  • Experience with JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience with Web Services (REST, SOAP)
  • Demonstrated experience with APIs
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, team-oriented environment
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical abilities
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Software Developer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Software Developer to join an exciting mission oriented program. This role requires strong expertise in software engineering, Windows environments, scripting, and user support. The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with a team to deliver technical support in a mission-critical Windows-based environment to users worldwide.
  • Ensure that applications align with architecture requirements and operate effectively within the system.
  • Analyze requirements, troubleshoot data processing problems, and resolve application issues.
  • Provide technical guidance and support to users, troubleshooting issues and providing solutions.
  • Test, debug, and refine software to meet product requirements, optimize performance, and improve efficiency.
  • Act resourcefully, demonstrating initiative and problem-solving abilities.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience
  • Programming experience in C#
  • Demonstrate experience with cloud environments services such as AWS or Azure
  • Demonstrate experience with DevOps practices and tools to include release management, orchestration and code repository tools such as Jira, Github, or Jenkins.
  • Demonstrate experience with using various scripting language to create final product per stakeholder requirements
  • Demonstrate experience architecting, implementing, or maintaining solutions in the sponsor cloud environment
  • Demonstrate experience documenting concepts of operations and standards of practice for tiered maintenance support
  • Interface routinely with senior management
  • Deliver weekly status to leadership
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Java
  • Ansible
  • Powershell

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Software Engineer with full stack development, cloud engineering/architecture, and containerization experience This position is onsite in McLean, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Evaluate, format, and maintain data from multiple sources.
  • Develop and manage data processing workflows in the customer pipeline.
  • Evaluate, extract, and process System and Event Logs.
  • Develop and maintain processing pipelines and documentation.
  • Identify, classify, and verify incoming dataset types.
  • Identify and implement COTS and Open Source Data Enhancement capabilities.
  • Code scripts and software modules to convert non-standard datasets.
  • Standardize, store, extract, reference, and validate data.
  • Develop and deploy processing pipelines to cloud analytics platforms.
  • Develop requirements to support data analytics customers and integration partners.
  • Develop software standards and practices documentation.
  • Support Agile development.

Required Qualifications:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience.
  • Proven experience with setting up and maintaining Cloud-based DevOps functionality.
  • Proficiency in Java, JavaScript, Python, or similar development languages and associated frameworks for applications development such as Flask, ReactJS, or similar.
  • Background in working with data in, and developing applications with, SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Expertise in documenting system design and architecture.
  • Strong coordination and collaboration skills with the ability to work successfully across organizational boundaries.
  • Capability in performance tuning, monitoring, troubleshooting, and debugging applications and services.
  • Experience developing, deploying, and maintaining containerized applications and database.
  • BA/BS Degree or five years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with the deployment of AWS and experience deploying applications.
  • Background in working in an Agile software development cycle.
  • Knowledge of SQL and NoSQL databases.
  • Experience with geospatial data, visualization, and relevant analytic methods and tools.
  • Expertise in manipulating large datasets.
  • Familiarity with open-source data engineering tools and processes.
  • MA/MS Degree.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Software Engineer
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Software Engineer to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 16+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Proven Experience using Ansible/ python/ REST/API
  • Must have hands – on programming and scripting experience in Python with 5 to 7 years of experience with a minimum of 2 years on network automation
  • Successful self-starter that can lead complex automation projects and guide junior developers
  • Experience operating in a CI/CD/DevOps/Agile fast paced environment
  • Experience in network automation tools Ansible and Cisco Network Services Orchestrator (NSO)
  • Experience in Development of automated testing scripts with integration to a CI/CD pipeline with Python PyATS or similar testing framework and Jenkins
  • Experience in developing data models and understanding of Yang
  • Exposure to Cisco IOS, IOS XR. NX –OS and Junos operating systems desired
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • ServiceNow
  • The ideal candidate would also have IT project management experience, and be familiar with Scrum, Lean, Agile and DevOps.​

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Software Engineer (ServiceNow)
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Senior Software Engineer to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • A minimum of sixteen (16) years relevant experience with Bachelor’s or Master’s degrees
  • Strong understanding of ServiceNow Development Platform including, but not limited to, ITSM, ITOM, PPM/SPM, HR Module, Customer Service Management (CSM), Asset Management, Change Management, Customer Development, etc.
  • Proven significant success developing ServiceNow products using JavaScript and other coding applications
  • Database Administration (Oracle or MYSQL) experience
  • Ability to efficiently and appropriately estimate work effort requirements
  • Ability to communicate effectively through written and verbal methods
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Able to adapt to a constantly changing environment
  • Aptitude and willingness to work with variety of newer emerging technologies/tools as opportunities demand
  • Ability to deliver enhanced functionality, aid with new implementations, and provide continuous support within the scheduled time while preserving system integrity required
  • High degree of initiative, creativity, and technical ability to function on this team required
  • Ability to identify issues and implement corrective actions
  • Should work toward achieving ServiceNow Certified System Administrator (CSA) cert while on task
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • ServiceNow Certified System Administrator (CSA) or ServiceNow Certified Application Developer (CAD)
  • The ideal candidate would also have IT project management experience, and be familiar with Scrum, Lean, Agile and DevOps.
  • Experience with Java, Ruby, DevOps and DevSecOps

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Systems Architect
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Senior Systems Architect to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 16+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Must have significant experience with Python, Java, Automation and Systems Design
  • Deep understanding/experience in Cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, Google, IBM, Oracle) enabling you to design solutions answering the complex needs for multifaceted applications and IT systems
  • Ability to provide strategic direction, roadmap and standard
  • Creating and maintaining architecture design and standards within the models
  • Ability to develop high-level system specifications
  • Ability to provide Systems Engineering Lifecycle (SELC) support
  • Ability to collaborate with Engineers regarding design solutions
  • Evaluate current and emerging technologies identifying solution impact
  • Ability to work independently, and possess an aptitude for getting things done
  • Develop future technology and architectural advancements to support the customers’ vision and goals
  • Knowledge of modern software languages (e.g., Python, Bash Scripting, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Knowledge of configuration management tools (e.g., Puppet, Salt, Terraform, Chef, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Containers (e.g., Dockers, Kubernetes)
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
  • Knowledge of Security Development Operations (SecDevOps) on iterative development projects
  • Knowledge of web applications and frameworks (e.g., Ruby, Rails, Django, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code
  • Knowledge of Agile development principles​

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer who will provide support for designing, engineering, implementing, and maintaining enterprise quality mission systems, networks, and applications for Cyber related investigations across the client’s initiatives.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Engineer, implement, and maintain a fault tolerant, highly redundant mission network.
  • Provide technical oversight of a project solution, including requirement interpretation and allocation of requirements to technical components.
  • Support processes to implement requirements.
  • Ensure that technical solutions leverage industry best practices, designing for security and excellence while minimizing the total cost of ownership.
  • Define internal and external customer IT infrastructure architecture needs and then provide solution options to meet those needs to include, capacity planning, systems configuration, tuning, monitoring, backups, hardware and software installations.
  • Work independently with little supervision and should be flexible to work and support IT Operation needs as requested.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 11+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience with SQL databases, including designing, provisioning, capacity planning, and maintenance.
  • Demonstrated experience with creating custom baseline workstation and systems.
  • Demonstrated experience with SQL Server 2008 - 2016 database software, installation, configuration, and troubleshooting.
  • Demonstrated experience with multiple operating systems including Windows and Linux.
  • Demonstrated experience with system design in LAN and WAN, including backup systems and disaster recovery architectures (DR).
  • Demonstrated experience evaluating hardware and software products against customer requirements for technical evaluation and potential procurement.
  • Demonstrated experience designing, engineering, testing, implementing, and maintaining Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) and Government Off the Shelf (GOTS) software products into networks for potential production deployment.
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with Microsoft Windows 7, 8, 10, 2008R2, 2012, 2012R2, 2016, 2019, and System Center experience is a plus.
  • Demonstrated experience building, configuring and troubleshooting customized forensic workstations.
  • Demonstrated experience with Shell scripting.
  • Demonstrated experience with SQL Server and MySQL.
  • Demonstrated experience with Storage systems, including Net App and HP.
  • Demonstrated experience with VMware ESX.
  • Demonstrated experience with HP Servers and HP Blade Chassis.
  • Demonstrated experience with multiple Hypervisors including HyperV, ESX, and VirtualBox.
  • Demonstrated experience with Windows Management including Active Directory, SCOM, and VMM.
  • Demonstrated experience with LAN and WAN deployments.
  • Demonstrated experience with Enterprise Backup Solutions such as Microsoft DPM and ArcServe Backup Suite.
  • Demonstrated experience with planning, designing, implementation and maintenance of applications and services.
  • Demonstrated experience with providing recommendations to architecture and design reviews.
  • Demonstrated experience interfacing with vendors and third party producers.
  • Demonstrated experience building, configuring and troubleshooting customized forensic workstations.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Systems Engineer SME. They will be responsible for the following:

  • Execute systems engineering tasks as necessary to support the client's information technology enterprise.
  • Provide technical support and assist in the resolution of escalated technical issues.
  • Plan and manage hardware (HW) and software (SW) modifications and upgrades.
  • Support the activities and future growth of the client's virtual environment through vendor discussions, Technical Exchange Meetings (TEMs), system patching and upgrades, Assessment & Accreditation (A&A) efforts, backup solutions, and Disaster Recovery (DR) implementation and support the transition of on-prem systems to an AWS cloud environment.

Required Qualifications: 

  • Demonstrated experience supporting stand-alone IT environments at the highest security levels.
  • Demonstrated experience planning and leading software modifications and upgrades.
  • Demonstrated experience managing an on-premises virtual infrastructure.
  • Demonstrated experience transitioning an on-premises virtual solutions to a virtual private cloud (VPC), configuring and maintaining AWS cloud infrastructure at the highest security levels.
  • Demonstrated experience planning, implementing, and maintaining a Disaster Recovery Site.
  • Demonstrated experience transitioning an on-premises virtual solution to a virtual private cloud (VPC).
  • Demonstrated experience managing SW and HW systems within an infrastructure that includes Microsoft (i.e. Remote Desktop and Active Directory), Nutanix (i.e. AHV, Failover Cluster Manager, and Prism), Rubrik, Rapid7, SPLUNK, and McAfee.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting any of the following tools: TeamMate+™, TeamMateAM™, TeamMate Analytics ™, Case Management Tracking System (CMTS), Idea™, MS Office Suite, MS Server 2012/2019.
  • Demonstrated experience interacting with end users to provide guidance and hands-on support to help resolve problems, concerns, and errors and to explain or demonstrate procedures and techniques.
  • Demonstrated experience maintaining system accreditation.
  • Demonstrated experience conducting security audits of virtual environments in collaboration with external groups.
  • 12+ years of relevant work experience.
  • BA/BS Degree or five plus years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with process automation such as PowerShell, C, Python, GitHub.
  • Demonstrated experience administering user access by adding and deleting user accounts, maintaining user permissions and access privileges.
  • Demonstrated experience communicating orally and in writing with stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated experience as a Data Transfer Officer (DTO).
  • Demonstrated experience supporting TeamMate+, TeamMateAM, and TeamMate Analytics.
  • Demonstrated experience supporting Case Management Tracking System (CMTS).

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Systems Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer will serve as the technical lead and support all engineering aspects of the project. The mission is to provide quality services that facilitate seamless software development lifecycle and API and Gateway with modern data repository services. This role requires support for planning future architectures, infosec assurance and accreditation, Configuration Management, and System Engineering for a complex portfolio of legacy and future data tools. This position is located onsite in Chantilly, VA

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify, analyze, define, and coordinate user, customer, and stakeholder needs and translate them into technical requirements.
  • Work with technical and analytical counterparts to define constraints and develop requirements and concept of operations documentation.
  • Identify technical risks and develop mitigation strategies.
  • Evaluate industry offerings to identify products and technologies with the potential to support strategic IT initiatives.
  • Identify and manage dependencies with other systems and elements of the system.
  • Provide conceptual design, prototype, and test cycles appropriate to a chosen technical solution.
  • Coordinate and manage the resolution of issues impacting multiple groups within the organization.
  • Assess system designs to validate them against technical parameters.
  • Identify hardware and applications needed to complete the development process.
  • Translate technical information into clear documentation and presentations for technical and non-technical personnel.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • 16+ years of relevant experience. 
  • Demonstrated experience with system architecture, systems engineering concepts, and security.
  • Demonstrated experience with configuration management.
  • Demonstrated experience identifying technology gaps in current capabilities and processes.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and interfacing with APIs.
  • Demonstrated experience using AWS, including S3, EBS, RDS, and EC2.
  • Demonstrated experience using Oracle and PostgreSQL databases.
  • Demonstrated experience developing and supporting applications using Java, JavaScript, and Python.
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated experience implementing automated integration with IT Operations change management platform and adhering to its business operation processes.
  • MA/MS Degree.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Technical Recruiter
Location: Hanover, MD

Senior Technical Recruiter 

Hanover, MD.


Description:
OPS Consulting is searching for a Technical Recruiter that is an extremely organized professional with experience recruiting and staffing within the Intelligence Community (IC).  The Technical Recruiter will be highly knowledgeable in all facets of full life cycle recruiting specific to the IC and polygraph cleared candidates. The Technical Recruiter will be able to work well with other team members but also successfully recruit independently.

Required Experience:

  • Must have at least 5 years of experience hiring and recruiting cleared positions up to the polygraph level specifically in the Fort Meade, MD area.
  • Must have experience hiring the following types of candidates: Software Engineers, Systems Engineers, System Administrators, Acquisition Professionals, Intelligence Analysts, Network Analysts, etc.
  • Must be able to work with senior managers of the company on a regular basis.
  • Must be able to conduct offer negotiations and full lifecycle recruiting.
  • Must have resume writing experience with many different types of templates.
  • Ability to attend subcontractor meetings.
  • Must have experience using ATS/ CRM systems.
  • Must have great documentation skills with attention to detail. 
  • Must have experience attending career fairs and possess creative outreach to candidates through different recruiting outlets. 

Desired Experience:

  • Candidate who possesses an active security clearance or have the ability to obtain one. (not required)
  • BS degree in business or another related field.
  • Experience supporting Business Development with proposal work and AFCEA events.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Senior Web Developer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Senior Web Developer who will design, develop, and produce media elements and interactions that support clear communication and learner interaction and assessment related to adult learning solutions. Learning solutions may include but are not limited to: graphics, websites, web-tools, online courses, Web-Based Trainings (WBTs), and other artifacts to support online, blended, and face-to-face training. Development efforts will facilitate the Sponsor's mission to support training.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 15+ years of relevant experience.
  • Demonstrated experience working in a training environment. 
  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Demonstrated experience using Joomla site design and site administration.
  • Demonstrated experience developing WBTs, online training courses, websites, or other e-learning solutions. 
  • Demonstrated experience with the Adobe Creative Suite: Illustrator, InDesign, Photoshop, Bridge, PDF as well as Dreamweaver, After Effects, or other similar software products. 
  • Demonstrated experience with Cascading Style Sheets (CSS) and HTML 
  • Demonstrated experience with MS PowerPoint, MS OneNote, MS Word. 
  • Demonstrated experience solving complex application development problems.
  • Demonstrated experience providing advice and recommendations on product design. 
  • Demonstrated experience Adobe Captivate
  • Demonstrated experience designing, building, and maintaining websites. 
  • Demonstrated experience creating print products such as posters, books, and presentation materials. 
  • Demonstrated experience using content creation and management tools for web design, web development, programming, graphic design, animation, videography, photography and audio recording, editing and distribution. 
  • Demonstrated experience using JIRA or other IT ticket or work tracking system. 
  • Accessing and using images/graphics from ENVATO, Shutterstock, and other subscription platforms.
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with web-based collaboration and document management platforms; task management tools that provide browser-based access for team document libraries, calendars, task lists, alert, and schedules such as SharePoint or other similar software products.
  • Demonstrated experience with Sponsor cloud technology networks and systems.
  • Demonstrated experience creating motion graphic products.
  • Demonstrated experience working with specialists to build training products.
  • Demonstrated experience with general photography.
  • Demonstrated experience with video production or experience in a video production support role. 
  • Demonstrated experience with JavaScript (JS).
  • Demonstrated experience with graphic design including animation and 3D animation.
  • Degree(s): Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Graphic Design, Multimedia Development, Online Learning, or other related field from an accredited institution.
  • Certification(s): UX/UI Ability Certification from an accredited institution.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: ServiceNow Developer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a ServiceNow Developer to join a team working on mission critical software applications.  This candidate will support work in a mixed Windows, Linux/Unix, CLSE, Red Hat environment, including familiarity with AWS, Azure cloud environments. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in web development technologies and a demonstrated ability to drive process improvements and system enhancements. This position is located in Reston, VA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Identify the capability and/or knowledge gaps and making necessary forward leaning recommendations to address any deficiencies
  • Utilize web development technologies, including JavaScript, HTML, and CSS, to design and develop custom solutions on the ServiceNow platform
  • Translate business requirements into functional technical specifications, including documenting business process models and evaluating customer needs
  • Conduct systems evaluation to identify measures or indicators of system performance and implement actions to improve performance relative to system goals
  • Oversee IT and systems lifecycle management activities, including managing review boards, change management, and release management processes
  • Develop and maintain knowledge management artifacts, including feature release descriptions and technical documentation related to ServiceNow development

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience using web development technologies, specifically JavaScript, HTML, and CSS
  • Demonstrated experience developing ServiceNow, or advanced experience with software development or experience with low-code development platforms and the aptitude to develop ServiceNow experience
  • Demonstrated experience in business process analysis including evaluating customer need, internal processes, document business process models, and translating these models as functional technical requirements
  • Experience with process improvement such as analyzing functions, requirements, or existing capabilities and shortfalls
  • Demonstrated experience with program management and project task management, and customer relations and outreach
  • Experience with IT and systems lifecycle management, including managing review boards, and change & release management
  • Demonstrated experience with knowledge management, including developing feature release descriptions, and technical artifacts related to development under this request
  • BA/BS Degree or an additional 5 years experience in lieu of a degree
  • Possess an active Top Secret with Polygraph security clearance 

Desired Qualifications:

  • ServiceNow Certified Application Developer, or completion of requisite ServiceNow training for the certification.
  • Demonstrated experience with ServiceNow Automated Test Framework (ATF).
  • Demonstrated experience with ServiceNow application suites (e.g. IT Service Management, IT Business Management), developing Dashboards on ServiceNow, and using ServiceNow Performance Analytics.
  • Demonstrated experience using ServiceNow project management applications.
  • Demonstrated experience advising personnel on processes, practices and policies that directly impact the organization.
  • Demonstrated experience with cloud architecture, including expertise beyond legacy cloud environments.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: ServiceNow Developer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a ServiceNow Developer to design, develop, and modify software systems; document and track vendor software roadmaps for software and patch version updates; unit test their software and perform code reviews; and modify and integrate commercial software into cloud environment. 

This position is located in Reston, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 10+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrated experience using Jira for managing backlogs, portfolios, products, and sprints.
  • Demonstrated experience monitoring the progress of multiple concurrent and highly visible projects and requirements.
  • Demonstrated experience recommending or taking required corrective actions.
  • Demonstrated experience with risk identification, management, and mitigation.
  • Demonstrated experience designing and implementing backend services
  • Demonstrated experience developing with AngularJS, Java, JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3, SQL, Bootstrap, and ActionScript.
  • Demonstrated experience providing platform training in ServiceNow, Flow Designer and Automated Test Framework.
  • Certified ServiceNow Application Developer
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required
 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: ServiceNow Systems Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a ServiceNow Systems Engineer to join an exciting mission oriented program.  The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Designing and developing solutions that leverage ServiceNow modules like ITSM, ITBM, and Knowledge
  • Evaluating the existing systems and propose recommendations (including software development, integration and test)
  • Communicating effectively with technical and managerial staff to answer questions relating to the developed requirements
  • Performing System Engineering as needed to maximize efficiencies

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years' experience in IT systems engineering or administration.
  • System Engineering experience with demonstrated ServiceNow implementation/integration experience
  • Strong knowledge of ServiceNow ITSM toolset and integrations
  • Design and develop product and service catalog solutions that take full advantage of the ServiceNow modules
  • Utilize the ServiceNow out-of-the-box automation and integration capabilities to develop division solutions
  • BA/BS Degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance

Desired Qualifications:

  • Certified ServiceNow System Administrator.
  • Certified ServiceNow Implementation Specialist - ITSM
  • Certified Application Developer
  • Micro Certification/CAS - Performance Analytics
  • MC Service Portal

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Site Reliability Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Site Reliability Engineer to fill a position overseeing a mission critical system. Candidate will work hand in hand with DevOpS engineers and Developers to complex Systems Software work risk free and continuously in a production environment. Our Site Reliability Engineer is a hybrid software developer and systems engineer responsible for monitoring, automating and improving reliability, performance and availability across the organization.

This position is located in Herndon, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 12+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in developing software using languages such as Java, Python, C++ or Ruby.
  • Excellent programming skills to ensure the proper interpretation and implementation of production code deliveries.
  • Experience with infrastructure orchestration and managing infrastructure as code (IaC) and container orchestration technologies. Associated tools: (CloudFormation, Terraform, Kubernetes, Docker and Amazon ECS)
  • Experience with DevOps/Platforms: Amazon Web Services (S3, RDS, EC2, ECS, Lambda, SQS, SNS, CloudFormation, etc.)
  • Documented experience with open-source technology, software development and system engineering.
  • Demonstrated experience utilizing DevOps tools, such as GitHub and Jenkins, to enable continuous integration and continuous delivery
  • Identify, analyze, and resolve infrastructure vulnerabilities and application deployment issues
  • Documented experience implementing monitoring and alerting best practices within a cloud native environment. Associated tools: (CloudWatch, Icinga)
  • Comfortable managing release procedures for a production environment and optimizing release practices to a fully automated practice.
  • Candidate must be able to collaborate and communicate asynchronously with a passion for solving complex problems.
  • Regularly review existing systems and make recommendations for improvements and cost efficiencies.
  • Develop and maintain cloud solutions in accordance with customer best practices and guidance.
  • Demonstrated experience working with Agile Scrum based development team
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Developer
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Software Developer to support a team with application development for Commercial Off-the-Shelf (COTS) and newly developed and customized applications for Sponsor systems and ensure that all development and modifications to existing client applications comply with the client's security and architectural policies and regulations.. This position is located in Reston, VA.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 3+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Demonstrated experience developing with a high-level language such as Java, JavaScript, and web frameworks such as Angular, React and Vue and Python.
  • Demonstrated experience developing with the Microsoft .NET framework
  • Demonstrated experience developing with HTML, CSS and JQuery
  • Demonstrated experience working with customers, understanding their needs and designing and creating solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience with AWS or other cloud platforms
  • Demonstrated experience designing and building web applications
  • Demonstrated experience developing and building web services using Apache and Tomcat
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more relevant years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Developer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Software Developer to develop an updated custom production application, which provides workflow and research with the ability to review, disposition, build a profile, and update or nominate candidates to other partner organizations.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 9+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience developing applications using SQL, Python, and JavaScript
  • Demonstrated experience with Relational databases
  • Demonstrated experience with Version control systems such as Git
  • Demonstrated experience using React framework 
  • Demonstrated on-the-job experience with development in a cloud environment
  • Demonstrated experience delivering solutions using cloud services
  • Demonstrated experience with agile development methodologies
  • Demonstrated experience with working in a fast-paced, technically challenging area; ability to anticipate and manage changes or problems; assess impacts and recommend sound solutions
  • Demonstrated experience with authentication and authorization process
  • Demonstrated experience with Accreditation and Authorization (A&A) security tools
  • Demonstrated experience with ETL of data
  • Demonstrated experience with Data Analytics and Visualization
  • Demonstrated experience with Tableau and/or Power BI Dashboards
  • HS Diploma
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience with scalable computing, relational database services, load balancing, key management systems, autoscaling, and storage services.
  • Demonstrated experience with PostgreSQL database, Redis, and SQL.
  • Demonstrated experience with the development of system prototypes and proof of concept in order to demonstrate proper application of design principles.
  • Demonstrated experience with continuous integration systems such as Jenkins.
  • Demonstrated experience providing Operations and Maintenance (O&M) support to production systems to include troubleshooting.
  • Demonstrated experience in full stack development.
  • Demonstrated experience with REST services.
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) related certifications or other certifications.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Developer 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Software Developer 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Software Developer 3 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD. This is a full stack developer position with a focus on programming languages and frameworks such as: Java, Spring, AWS, Angular, Hibernate, PostgreSQL, Docker/Swarm, and JHipster.

Required Experience: 

  • Fifteen (15) years’ experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A Master’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • IAT Level 2 certification

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Engineer
Location: Columbia, MD

The Swift Group is seeking a talented and experienced Software Engineer to join our team. As a Software Engineer, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and implementing complex software capabilities for computer-based systems. Will work closely with other talented engineers to create software solutions that meet the needs of our clients.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Must have a strong working knowledge and experience developing Java based software capabilities. 
  • Should have an inquisitive nature, responsiveness, and excellent testing skills. 
  • Must also possess strong troubleshooting skills and the ability to work under pressure with multiple deadlines. 
  • Will work in a fast-paced, small business environment with our talented team. 
  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of experience in Software Engineering, Modern Java Frameworks and Libraries (e.g. Spring, Guava) and a Bachelors in related field; 3 years relevant experience with Masters in related field; or High School Diploma or equivalent and 9 years relevant experience.
  • Experience in designing enterprise APIs
  • Experience in RESTful web services
  • Experience in Microservices architecture
  • Experience in Object Oriented Programming (OOP) paradigms
  • Experience with the agile software lifecycle
  • Has a proven ability to learn quickly and works well both independently as well as in a team setting
  • Experience with the Linux operating system
  • Experience with configuration management tools (e.g. Git, Nexus, Maven)
  • Must be able to work a hybrid schedule out of our Columbia, MD office
  • US Citizenship and an active Secret security clearance required

Preferred Requirements:

  • DoD 8140 / 8570 compliance certifications may be required in this position as directed by the customer.
  • A current Secret level security clearance is a big plus.
  • Experience in cloud based technologies (AWS, Azure).
  • Experience in distributed databases, NoSQL databases, full text-search engines (e.g. Elasticsearch, MongoDB, Solr) 
  • Scripting experience is a huge plus.
  • Prior experience or familiarity with our Big Data Platform is a plus.
  • Understanding of AGILE software development methodologies and use of standard software development tool suites. (e.g., JIRA, Confluence, Github Enterprise, etc.)

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Engineer 0
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Software Engineer 0

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Software Engineer 0 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.  The Software Engineer (SWE) will develop, maintain, enhance, and resolve diverse and complex software systems. Working individually and as part of a team, the SWE will utilize software development and software design methodologies, provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the­ shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis.

Required Experience: 

  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university.
    • Four (4) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Engineer 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Software Engineer 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Software Engineer 1 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD. 

Required Experience: 

  • Two (2) years’ experience as a SE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • IAT Level 2 certification

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Engineer 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Software Engineer 1

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Software Engineer 1 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.  The Software Engineer (SWE) will develop, maintain, enhance, and resolve diverse and complex software systems. Working individually and as part of a team, the SWE will utilize software development and software design methodologies, provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the­ shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis.

Required Experience: 

  • Seven (7) years’ experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university.
    • Four (4) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree totaling 11 years.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Engineer 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Software Engineer 2

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Software Engineer 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.  The Software Engineer (SWE) will develop, maintain, enhance, and resolve diverse and complex software systems. Working individually and as part of a team, the SWE will utilize software development and software design methodologies, provide input to the software components of system design to include hardware/software trade-offs, software reuse, use of Commercial Off-the­ shelf (COTS)/Government Off-the-shelf (GOTS) in place of new development, and requirements analysis.

Required Experience: 

  • Five (5) years’ experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university.
    • Four (4) years of additional SWE experience on projects with similar software processes may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree totaling 9 years.
  • Two (2) years of work experience in the SIGINT, IA, or within IT domains.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Software Engineer L3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Software Engineer L3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Software Engineer 3 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Required Experience: 

  • Fifteen (15) years’ experience as an SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • IAT v4 certification
  • SNOW Systems Admin or SNOW Developer Certification

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator
Location: Bethesda, MD

The Swift Group is looking for a Systems Administrator. We need motivated senior level Windows and Linux Systems Administrator to augment  our client's Program Management Office (PMO) that is entrusted by the U.S. Government to provide operations and maintenance, and development of custom financial applications.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide Tier 1, 2 and 3 identification, diagnosis and resolution for events, incidents, and problems for cloud-based systems and infrastructure.
  • Provide sustainment, security vulnerability and POAM support for Windows and Linux cloud-based systems, storage, and networks.
  • Provision and manage cloud-based services, systems, storage, and infrastructure.
  • Support for infrastructure services to include Active Directory, WSUS, LDAP, DNS, Splunk and others.
  • Support for software licensing and PKI certification renewals.
  • Support deployment and configuration of COTS and GOTS applications.
  • Support developers, application testers, and others’ requests for infrastructure support.
  • Maintain system documentation and artifacts.
  • Participate in planning and scrum agile ceremonies.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of directly relevant systems administration experience including hands-on experience with Windows and Linux operating systems.
  • 6+ years of direct relevant experience configuring and maintaining the Information Technology Infrastructure associated with an IT system hosted in the AWS cloud environment.
  • 4+ years of directly relevant experience with Microsoft Active Directory, LDAP, DNS, DHCP, Group Policy, Print Management, Windows Server Roles & Features, WSUS, PowerShell, Windows Licensing & KMS, Certificate creation & management, Account creation & management.
  • Experience accrediting IT systems under the ICD 503 Certification and Accreditation Process.
  • Strong leadership skills, excellent communicator, and multitasker.
  • Desire to take on difficult tasks and mentor/assist team members.
  • Experience working within an agile sprint development team environment using Jira and Confluence.
  • Ability to creatively collaborate with other program personnel to ensure a unified and well-executed goal.
  • Composure and ability to lead with confidence and calmness when faced with competing high-priority projects and difficult decisions and when delivering presentations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills using MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and other tools.
  • Ability to work independently with limited supervision or in a team setting.
  • HS Diploma.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of IT Operations Management
  • Microsoft Certifications
  • Linux Certifications
  • AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
  • AWS Certified Sys Ops Administrator
  • BA/BS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Systems Administrator 2

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.  The Systems Administrator (SA) will provide day to day support for the information technology (IT) systems, conduct troubleshooting, monitoring, and manage processes relating to these systems. The SA will also provide support to the client, servers, storage, systems, and networks.

Required Experience: 

  • 10 years of experience as an SA
  • A technical Bachelor's Degree.
  • Five (5) years of additional SA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree totaling 15 years of experience.
  • Ability to provide escalation problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Systems Administrator 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD. The Systems Administrator will focus on configuration, maintenance, and patching of infrastructure within SNOW instances, including integration of system upgrades and customization of functionality.

Required Experience: 

  • Ten (10) years’ experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • Experience with UNIX and Windows system administration.
  • IAT Level 2 certification
  • SNOW Systems Admin Certification

Desired Experience: 

  • Proficiency in JavaScript, workflows and other web technologies are good to have. 

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Systems Administrator 3

Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator 3 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.  The Systems Administrator (SA) will provide day to day support for the information technology (IT) systems, conduct troubleshooting, monitoring, and manage processes relating to these systems. The SA will also provide support to the client, servers, storage, systems, and networks.

Required Experience: 

  • 15 years of experience as an SA
  • A technical bachelor’s degree.
    • Five (5) years of additional SA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree totaling 20 years of experience.
  • Ability to provide escalation problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution of problems.

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Systems Administrator 3

Annapolis Junction, MD

 

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator 3 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Required Experience:

  • Provide support for implementation, troubleshooting, and maintenance of information technology (IT) systems.
  • Manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems.
  • Provides support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client, server, storage, network devices, mobile devices, etc…
  • Provide Tier 1 (Helpdesk) and Tier 2 (Escalation) problem identification, diagnosis, and resolution.
  • Provide support for the escalation and communication of status to management and end customer.
  • Provide support for the dispatch system and hardware problems while remaining involved in the resolution process.
  • Configure and manage Unix and Windows operation systems.
  • Install/ load operating system software, troubleshoot, maintain, implement, and configure network operating systems to enhance and improve reliability and performance.

Qualifications:

  • Fifteen (15) years of experience as a Systems Administrator (SA).
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline.  
  • Five (5) years of additional SA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator 3
Location: College Park, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator 3 to work in College Park, MD.

Required Experience:

  • Provides support for implementation, troubleshooting and maintenance of Information Technology (IT) systems.
  • Manages IT system infrastructure and any processes related to these systems.
  • Provides support to IT systems including day-to-day operations, monitoring and problem resolution for all of the client/server/storage/network devices, mobile devices, etc.
  • Provides Tier 1 Help Desk and Tier 2 Escalation problem identification, diagnosis and resolution of problems.
  • Provides support for the escalation and communication of status to client management and internal customers.
  • Provides support for the dispatch system and hardware problems and remains involved in the resolution process.
  • Configures and manages UNIX and Windows operating systems and installs/loads operating system software, troubleshoots, maintains integrity and configures network components.  
  • Implements operating systems enhancements to improve reliability and performance.

Qualifications:

  • Fifteen (15) years' experience as a SA in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • Bachelor’s degree in a technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Five (5) years of additional SA experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Administrator 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

Title: Systems Administrator 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Administrator 3 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD. The Systems Administrator will focus on configuration, maintenance, and patching of infrastructure within SNOW instances, including integration of system upgrades and customization of functionality.

Required Experience: 

  • Fifteen (15) years’ experience as a SWE in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required.
  • A Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline from an accredited college or university is preferred.
  • Experience with UNIX and Windows system administration.
  • IAT Level 2 certification
  • SNOW Systems Admin Certification

Desired Experience: 

  • Proficiency in JavaScript, workflows and other web technologies are good to have. 

Security Clearance:

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Architect
Location: Dulles, VA

The Swift Group is looking for an experienced Systems Architect to join a technology-based program supporting a key government customer. This program will deliver engineering services for network infrastructure as well as sophisticated enterprise computing infrastructure including end-point devices, data center hosted servers, multi-Cloud services as well as virtualized applications, and storage systems. Enterprise Computing Engineering services include modern application technology including containerized solutions with orchestrated workflow that function both on customer premise, and via remote Cloud services. Network infrastructure engineering services are comprised of core infrastructure, voice and video engineering, field engineering, application management and development for networks, network analytics, firewalls, network access controls and bandwidth service delivery. This is a fast paced, challenging, and career rewarding experience to provide solutions on one of the most complex and high profile programs within the government.

This position is located in the Dulles, VA area. 

Required Qualifications: 

  • 11+ years of relevant work experience.
  • Must have significant experience with Python, Java, Automation and Systems Design
  • Deep understanding/experience in Cloud technologies (AWS, Azure, Google, IBM, Oracle) enabling you to design solutions answering the complex needs for multifaceted applications and IT systems
  • Ability to provide strategic direction, roadmap and standard
  • Creating and maintaining architecture design and standards within the models
  • Ability to develop high-level system specifications
  • Ability to provide Systems Engineering Lifecycle (SELC) support
  • Ability to collaborate with Engineers regarding design solutions
  • Evaluate current and emerging technologies identifying solution impact
  • Ability to work independently, and possess an aptitude for getting things done
  • Develop future technology and architectural advancements to support the customers’ vision and goals
  • Knowledge of modern software languages (e.g., Python, Bash Scripting, JavaScript, etc.)
  • Knowledge of configuration management tools (e.g., Puppet, Salt, Terraform, Chef, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Containers (e.g., Dockers, Kubernetes)
  • BA/BS Degree or five additional years’ experience in lieu of a degree
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
  • Knowledge of Security Development Operations (SecDevOps) on iterative development projects
  • Knowledge of web applications and frameworks (e.g., Ruby, Rails, Django, etc.)
  • Knowledge of Infrastructure as Code
  • Knowledge of Agile development principles​

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Engineer
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for Systems Engineer. The customer needs a team to deliver system architecture products, ensure cyber security compliance, monitor and assist teams with the Approval and Accreditation (A&A) processes, and provide IT Operations support.

Required Qualifications: 

  • 6+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience with ServiceNow’s ITSM module to include: maintaining the Configuration Management Database (CMDB), tracking Incidents and creating or approving Change Requests.
  • Demonstrated experience as an Ops Manager for a portfolio that includes upwards of 50 systems
  • Demonstrated experience architecting systems in AWS to include performing periodic reviews for cost optimization.
  • Demonstrated experience with the A&A process to include continuous monitoring.
  • Demonstrated experience tracking and mitigating security vulnerabilities for a portfolio that includes upwards of 50 systems.
  • Demonstrated experience architecting systems that hold or process sensitive data.
  • Demonstrated experience performing in depth evaluations on new requirements in order to promote a commercial first approach to system design.
  • Demonstrated experience architecting enterprise systems.
  • HS Diploma.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated experience configuring cloud services on the customers systems.
  • Demonstrated experience using requirements tracking programs such as JIRA or Confluence.
  • Demonstrated experience with DevOps related tools such as GitHub and Jenkins.
  • Demonstrated experience with the Nitro CI/CD Pipeline.
  • Demonstrated experience architecting solutions with the Azure, Google, IBM and Oracle CSPs.
  • Demonstrated experience performing accessibility scoring.
  • Demonstrated experience with hybrid cloud solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience with low to high development / deployment.
  • Demonstrated experience serving as an ISSM.
  • Demonstrated experience with AI/ML products.
  • Demonstrated experience with multi-cloud solutions.
  • Demonstrated experience creating dashboards with Power BI.
  • Demonstrated experience participating in programs to evaluate new technologies and determine not only their mission value but their security posture as it relates to the requirements.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Raise-the-Bar standards with regards to enterprise cross domain.
  • Demonstrated experience developing dashboards in ServiceNow, Tableau or PowerBI.
  • Current relevant Cloud / Security certifications.
  • Higher level degree in a technical field or MBA

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Engineer
Location: Laurel, MD

As Systems Engineering support at OPS Consulting, you will utilize your expertise in the science of condensed matter or solid state physics, heterostructure quantum devices and cryogenics, and modeling & simulation of quantum inspired devices to provide analysis and technical advice/assistance to the customer. You will work closely with customer engineer and technical teams to facilitate complex technology development. Responsibilities may include:
•            Simulating small scale electrical systems
•            Simulating medium-scale behavioral systems
•            Evaluating EM noise characteristics
•            Reviewing experiment and test plan proposals
•            Analyzing and interpreting quantum system test results

Basic Qualifications:

•            Three (3) years' experience with an Intelligence Community or HPC Development Program.
•            Fifteen (15) years' experience in technical roles for Government or Industry customer
•            Ten (I 0) years' experience as a Systems Engineer supporting programs to develop and field large-scale systems to include expertise in systems architecture, requirements analysis, system documentation, system evaluation and process execution and evaluation.
•            Knowledge of SIGINT mission systems.
•            Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical discipline from an accredited college or university is required.

Required Skills:

•            Experience developing technical plans for complex capability development
•            Demonstrated expertise in test plans, procedures, and test result analysis
•                           Experience writing, reviewing, and presenting technical documentation at the program level
•            Experience with system design and requirements management
•            Experience overseeing technical reviews

Desired Skills:
•                           Masters or PhD in Quantum Physics, Engineering, or quantum technology related discipline.
•            Experience in one or more areas of quantum technology.
•            Strong written and oral communication skills
 

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Engineer 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer 1 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Analyze user’s requirements, concept of operations documents, and high-level system architectures to develop system requirements specifications.
  • Analyze system requirements and leads design and development activities.
  • Guide users in formulating requirements, advise alternative approaches, and conduct feasibility studies.
  • Provide technical leadership for the integration of requirements, design, and technology.
  • Incorporate new plans, designs, and systems into ongoing operations.
  • Develop technical documentation, system design, and system architecture documentation.
  • Guide system development and implementation planning through assessment or preparation of system engineering management plans and system integration and test plans.
  • Communicate with customers on Systems Engineering technical considerations and for associated problems, issues or conflicts.

Required Qualifications:

  • Seven (7) years of experience as a Systems Engineer (SE).
  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or a related discipline.  
  • Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Engineer 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage system requirements and derived requirements to ensure the delivery of production systems.
  • Contribute to the development of sections of systems engineering documentation such as: System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements specifications, and Interface Control Documents.
  • Assist with the development of system requirements, functional requirements, and allocation of the same to individual hardware, software, facility, and personnel components.
  • Generate alternative system concepts, physical architectures, and design solutions.
  • Define the methods, processes, and evaluation criteria by which the systems, subsystems and work products are verified against their requirements in a written plan.
  • Develop system design solution that satisfies the system requirements and fulfills the functional analysis.
  • Participate in the development of system engineering documentation, such as: System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements Specifications, and Interface Control Documents.
  • Derive from the system requirements an understanding of stakeholder needs, functions that may be logically inferred and implied as essential to system effectiveness.
  • Implement comprehensive SOA solutions.
  • Conduct quantitative analysis in non-functional system performance areas like Reliability, Maintainability, Vulnerability, Survivability, Producibility, etc.
  • Establish and follow a formal procedure for coordinating system integration activities among multiple teams, ensuring complete coverage of all interfaces.

Required Qualifications:

  • Fourteen (14) years of experience as a Systems Engineer (SE).
  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or a related discipline.  
  • Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Systems Engineer 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced Systems Engineer 3 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.

Required Experience:

  • Ultimate responsibility for the technical integrity of work performed and deliverables associated with the
  • Systems Engineering area of responsibility.
  • Assist with the development of system requirements, functional requirements, and allocation of the same to individual hardware, software, facility, and personnel components.
  • Allocate real-time process budgets and error budgets to systems and subsystem components.
  • Develop system design solution that satisfies the system requirements and fulfills the functional Analysis.
  • Participate in the development of system engineering documentation, such as System Engineering Plans, Initial Capabilities Documents, Requirements Specifications, and Interface Control Documents.
  • Implement comprehensive SOA solutions.
  • Develop system design alternatives that consider life cycle cost, reuse, complexity, risk, system expansion, and growth.
  • Maintain knowledge of current and evolving standards applicable to the system development of interest to apply and enforce use of suitable standards to ensure consistency and interoperability of developer hardware and software.
  • Provide technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis.
  • Improve standard integration strategies based upon rationale for previous decisions that resulted in improved integration performance.
  • Fully define interfaces in terms of origination, destination, stimulus, and data characteristics for software; and electrical and mechanical characteristics for hardware.

Qualifications:

  • Twenty (20) years of experience as a Systems Engineer (SE).
  • Bachelor’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, or a related discipline.  
  • Five (5) years of additional SE experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.


Security Clearance: 

  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.


We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Target Analyst Reporter Level 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Target Analyst Reporter Level 2 to work in Annapolis Junction, MD.
 
Job Description:
OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to prioritize, assess, evaluate and report information obtained from collection, network evaluation and analysis, combined with related collateral sources when appropriate to provide synthesized product to customers. Write reports which may require significant editing; may require assistance in determining reportability of an activity; requires assistance in locating reportable information (i.e. can only run basic queries or may require raw information to be provided); may require assistance in determining the focus of report; is familiar with basic SIGINT reporting policies; may require familiarization with SIGINT and collateral report repositories to conduct research that would enhance reporting the ability to pull information from multiple sources and combine it into reports/products in response to requests by management and external customers.
 
Required Experience:

  • At least 9 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Target Digital Network Analyst.  Bachelor's Degree can be counted for four (4) years experience.  (BA + 5 years)
  • Knowledgeable of various technologies and/or topics to identify analytic vectors.
  • Experienced in the use of software applications and databases associated with SIGINT report writing and target development.
  • Demonstrated application of advanced SIGINT reporting, e.g. the use of STI, unusual timelines, Post-Publication actions, RFIs, etc.
  • Familiar with SIGINT and collateral report repositories and demonstrates incorporating independent research to enhance reporting.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently discover reportable information within office workflow tools.
Security Clearance:
  • A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.
We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Target Digital Network Analyst
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities. Must have an understanding of the principles and methods of exploiting communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; analyzes DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles; maintain appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis; perform sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; analyze DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements; identify intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps.

Required Qualifications:

At least 9 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Target Digital Network Analyst.  Bachelor's Degree can be counted for four (4) years experience.  (BA + 5 years)
Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development.
Capable of running basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing customer tools.
Posses a basic understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing.
Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection.
Capable of basic target discovery and collection triage.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Target Digital Network Analyst 1
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities. Must have an understanding of the principles and methods of exploiting communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; analyzes DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles; maintain appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis; perform sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; analyze DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements; identify intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps.

Required Qualifications:

At least 6 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Target Digital Network Analyst.  Bachelor's Degree can be counted for four (4) years experience.  (BA + 2 years)
Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development.
Capable of running basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing customer tools.
Posses a basic understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing.
Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection.
Capable of basic target discovery and collection triage.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Target Digital Network Analyst 2
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities. Must have an understanding of the principles and methods of exploiting communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; analyzes DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles; maintain appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis; perform sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; analyze DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements; identify intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps.

Required Qualifications:

At least 9 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Target Digital Network Analyst.  Bachelor's Degree can be counted for four (4) years experience.  (BA + 5 years)
Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development.
Capable of running basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing customer tools.
Posses a basic understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing.
Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection.
Capable of basic target discovery and collection triage.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Target Digital Network Analyst 3
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities. Must have an understanding of the principles and methods of exploiting communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; analyzes DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles; maintain appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis; perform sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; analyze DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements; identify intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps.

Required Qualifications:

At least 12 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Target Digital Network Analyst.  Bachelor's Degree can be counted for four (4) years experience.  (BA + 8 years)
Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development.
Capable of running basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing customer tools.
Posses a basic understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing.
Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection.
Capable of basic target discovery and collection triage.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Target Digital Network Analyst 4
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking an experienced professional to conduct advanced analysis of collection and open-source data to ensure target continuity, to profile targets and their activities. Must have an understanding of the principles and methods of exploiting communications and communication systems to identify, collect, analyze process and disseminate information in accordance with established requirements and priorities; analyzes DNI data for reportable intelligence information and building target profiles; maintain appropriate databases for targeting, tasking, and analysis; perform sustained target analysis and enhancement through the use of DNI and DNR analytic techniques; analyze DNI data to identify new access development opportunities for follow-on collection requirements; identify intelligence gaps and evaluating the intelligence gathered in order to either tailor current collection or enable new collection to close the gaps.

Required Qualifications:

At least 15 years demonstrated experience within the Department of Defense (DoD) as a Target Digital Network Analyst.  Bachelor's Degree can be counted for four (4) years experience.  (BA + 11 years)
Prior demonstrated experience in the use of software applications and databases associated with network analysis and target development.
Capable of running basic DNI and DNR queries to answer specific questions with existing customer tools.
Posses a basic understanding internet protocols, digital telecommunications technologies, and internet routing.
Possess a basic understanding of SIGINT collection.
Capable of basic target discovery and collection triage.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Targeting Officer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Targeting Officer in support of a program supporting an Intelligence Community customer.  The successful candidate will work as a member of a government-contractor team supporting the cyber operations mission.  Work will be performed in a fast-paced, high-energy environment inside a government facility in the WMA.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical research using client tools, technical analysis and report writing
  • Operational concept development and stakeholder engagement of highly complex and highly dynamic mission requirements
  • Utilize a variety of analytical methodologies (target analysis, link/relationship discovery and analysis, temporal analysis etc) to address both tactical and strategic mission objectives
  • Communicate highly complex technical information to non-technical and technical audiences

Required Qualifications:

  • 8+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience performing analysis on a variety of data sets (both technical and non-technical) to find elements of interest
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize and manipulate data derived from computer/mobile devices, and/or network activity in support of mission requirements
  • Demonstrated experience of technical analysis techniques in support of technical mission requirements
  • Familiarity with IC cyber activities
  • Demonstrated experience as a technical and/or HUMINT targeter
  • Demonstrated strong analytic, writing, and briefing skills of targeting research to senior officials
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent years of experience or 6 years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience in Intelligence Operations / Analysis / Support to Field Operations 
  • Experience identifying targeting leads through the exploitation of all-source databases to craft targeting packages
  • Experience using customer databases to monitor field traffic and communicate with field offices
  • Formal CI training and/or certifications
  • Overseas experience supporting collection operations and information sharing
  • Foreign languages skills
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Technical Project Manager
Location: Reston, VA

The Swift Group is seeking an experienced and dynamic Technical Project Manager to join our Agile team in developing cutting-edge digital products that support our clients' critical missions. As a Technical Project Manager, you will play a pivotal role in bridging the gap between business and technology, driving progress at the intersection of these realms. Your primary responsibilities will include gathering and documenting requirements, working closely with clients, and guiding our multidisciplinary team to deliver high-value solutions. This position requires a TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance and a strong understanding of Agile methodologies, as well as excellent communication skills to effectively collaborate with technical engineers. This positions is hybrid requiring a minimum of three days a week on site.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with clients to understand their business needs and gather user requirements.
  • Document requirements, user stories, and acquisition documentation.
  • Work closely with architects, developers, engineers, and other stakeholders to develop leading-edge applications, websites, systems, and products.
  • Guide the team in implementing Agile processes, Scrum, and Kanban boards to ensure efficient project delivery.
  • Facilitate communication and collaboration between business stakeholders and technical teams.
  • Utilize tools such as Jira, Confluence, and ServiceNow to manage project workflows, documentations, and reporting.
  • Develop and maintain JIRA dashboards, reporting, and analytics to track project progress and identify areas for improvement.
  • Ensure compliance with project requirements, testing processes, and security protocols.
  • Keep abreast of technology trends and industry best practices to drive innovation and deliver user-friendly client experiences.
  • Support the development of deployable features that meet clients' business needs and enhance user experiences.

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of relevant experience
  • Proven experience working with clients and documenting requirements
  • Strong knowledge of requirements gathering, testing processes, and acquisition documentation
  • Experience with Agile methodologies, Scrum, and Kanban boards
  • Experience with JIRA dashboards, reporting, and analytics
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate with technical engineers and business stakeholders
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment
  • Eagerness to learn and adapt to new technologies and tools
  • Associate's degree and 4+ years of experience with direct business analysis and requirements, or Bachelor’s degree and 2+ years of experience with direct business analysis and requirements
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with DevSecOps practices
  • Certification in Agile or Scrum methodologies
  • Masters Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Technical Targeter
Location: Chantilly, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Technical Targeter in support of a program supporting an Intelligence Community customer.  The successful candidate will work as a member of a government-contractor team supporting the cyber operations mission.  Work will be performed in a fast-paced, high-energy environment inside a government facility in the WMA.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Technical research using client tools, technical analysis and report writing
  • Operational concept development and stakeholder engagement of highly complex and highly dynamic mission requirements
  • Utilize a variety of analytical methodologies (target analysis, link/relationship discovery and analysis, temporal analysis etc) to address both tactical and strategic mission objectives
  • Communicate highly complex technical information to non-technical and technical audiences

 

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrated experience performing analysis on a variety of data sets (both technical and non-technical) to find elements of interest
  • Demonstrated ability to utilize and manipulate data derived from computer/mobile devices, and/or network activity in support of mission requirements
  • Demonstrated experience of technical analysis techniques in support of technical mission requirements
  • Familiarity with IC cyber activities
  • Demonstrated experience as a technical and/or HUMINT targeter
  • Demonstrated strong analytic, writing, and briefing skills of targeting research to senior officials
  • BA/BS Degree or equivalent years of experience or 6 years of experience in lieu of a degree
  • US citizenship with an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

 

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Telecomm Field Engineer
Location: McLean, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Telecommunications Field Engineer who will maintain a strong awareness of technical equipment; be able to apply the client's project management model for development and installation efforts; and provide build, testing, analysis, deployment, and troubleshooting/lifecycle support for innovative hardware/software/ network systems and applications. Support includes procurement of required equipment or components to support build-out of communications systems; uncrating, set-up and build-out of new equipment. Hardware and software configuration and customization of packages, system integration and testing of built packages, pack-out and shipment of the completed packages. System integration and testing of built packages, preparation of customer system documentation, conducting site surveys as needed prior to installation, drawings of rack elevations, training of onsite customer personnel on installed packages, test, inspection, verification of all customer communications systems ensuring compliance with COMSEC policies and procedures and project management requirements. 

Required Qualifications:

  • 11+ years or more years direct experience with USG traditional and tactical communications projects and design.
  • Previous experience as a Senior Communications Officer
  • Experience with management of field tactical and operational communications systems and procedures
  • Knowledge of field communications
  • Experience in OCONUS travel
  • Experience as a Project Manager in Customer Environment
  • Management of LAN systems
  • SATCOM experience
  • Understanding of a Communications Center
  • Familiarity with ICOM/Motorola/Harris equipment and its use
  • Direct experience / expert knowledge of Customer communication and message systems.
  • Background in and understanding of current installation procedures (CIP) and field training of personnel.
  • Considerable knowledge of operations, maintenance and management communications security systems including cryptographic equipment and accounts
  • Ability to manage accountable property
  • Ability to independently resolve most field/base infrastructure issues
  • Ability to give details to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to adhere to security and safety standards, counter-intelligence and applicable communications policies and procedures
  • Ability to independently perform specialized equipment and systems installations, modifications, and upgrades.
  • Ability to test, identify, and resolve most tier 1 and tier 2 equipment and system problems
  • Willingness to perform extended TDYs in dangerous/hostile environments
  • HS Diploma.
  • US citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of procurement processes
  • Ability to excel in a team environment
  • Experience supporting VIPs / Customer executive management

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Telecommunications Specialist - Project Manager
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Telecommunications Specialist - Project Manager to provide Senior level project management, administrative and engineering support for our client's communications-based projects. Experience working in an embassy environment and the willingness to travel are required.

Required Qualifications: 

  • Six (6) or more years direct experience with client's tactical communications projects and design including ICOM/Motorola/Harris equipment and its use.
  • Direct experience with systems including BASIS, GENESIS, approval memos and message preparation.
  • Solid background in and understanding of current installation procedures (CIP) and field training of personnel.
  • Ability to explain technical procedures and processes and results of site surveys clearly and accurately.
  • Strong knowledge of tactical systems
  • Ability to completely understand and respond to customers comprehensive tactical requirements
  • Ability to give details to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Ability to adhere to security and safety standards, counter-intelligence and applicable communications policies and procedures
  • Knowledge of procurement processes
  • Ability to independently perform specialized equipment and system installations, modifications, and upgrades.
  • Ability to test, identify, and resolve most tier 1 and tier 2 equipment and system problems
  • Willingness to perform extended TDYs in dangerous/hostile environments
  • Ability to be medically and administratively cleared for travel
  • Ability to successfully qualify for weapons training
  • Working knowledge of policies and regulations related to the completion of assigned work
  • Ability to excel independently and in a team environment
  • Ability to work at heights and successfully complete Fall Protection training.
  • BA/BS Degree or five or more years of relevant experience in lieu of a degree.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required. 

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of RF concepts
  • MA/MS Degree

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Test & Evaluation Lead
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting is seeking a Test and Evaluation Lead to work in Laurel, MD. 

As a Test and Evaluation Lead Support Engineer at OPS Consulting, you will be responsible for leading the development of test strategies, technical test designs, and post-test analysis. You will also apply statistical T&E expertise to research efforts. You will support partner teams with a focus on analysis for sustaining and improving both yield and performance. Additionally, you will track performers yield excursions with root cause investigations and corrective action implementation.
 

 

Required Skills:

  • Experience performing hardware testing.
  • Experience dealing with many diverse requirements, including both environmental and functional.
  • Experience developing test strategies and plans at a variety of levels from component through system.
  • Experience with analysis of complex data and application of knowledge gained from that analysis to applying root cause and corrective actions, steer future testing, and positively influence future designs.
  • Experience driving test related issues to resolution for the successful completion of tasks according to program schedule.
  • Experience with data acquisition, real-time control, monitoring, modeling, or simulation.
  • In-depth knowledge and understanding of testing and evaluation in cross engineering and scientific disciplines.
  • Experience evaluating test strategies and plans to determine technical adequacy based on requirements and specifications.
  • Self-starter with good work ethic and proven ability to work as part of a team with a diverse background and common goals.
  • Effective communication skills, to include both written and verbal.


Desired Skills:

  • Experience using software for semi-automated testing and test analysis.
  • Experience performing test and evaluation on research, development, production, and deployment of major systems.
  • Experience automating testing and/or calibration.
Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience and a bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • Five years of additional experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: UAF (Unified Architecture Framework) Architect
Location: Laurel, MD

OPS Consulting LLC  is seeking an UAF (Unified Architecture Framework) Architect based out of Laurel, MD.

Description:

At OPS Consulting you will be responsible for using Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) expertise in building and maintaining UAF Meta-Model profile extensions and Viewpoints in the Cameo Enterprise Architecture tool suite. Cameo systems modeling proficiency with all SysML model types, including executable behavior models, is essential to the System-of-Systems (SoS) architecture development effort. You will use Reference Architectures and design patterns to enhance model template re-use. You will develop and apply metrics to assure architecture quality and integrity. You will also capture and analyze requirements and technical performance measures.

Required Skills:

  • Experience dealing with difficult requirements, including functional/performance/interfaces/environmental/security.
  • Experience dealing with diverse stakeholders, aggressive schedules, and challenging risk profiles.
  • Expertise in using SysML to capture and document use cases, block, internal block, activity, sequence, and parametric diagrams.
  • Expertise with Cameo Systems Modeler/Enterprise Architect tool suite in documenting system architectures.
  • Experience creating UAF profile extensions and maintaining the integrity of the meta-model.
  • Self-starter with good work ethic and proven ability to work as part of a team with a diverse background and common goals.
  • Effective communication skills, to include both written and verbal.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience as a Cameo systems administrator.
Basic Qualifications:
  • A minimum of 7 years of experience and a bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering Science, Engineering Management, Physics or related discipline from an accredited college or university is required.
  • 5 years of additional experience may be substituted for a bachelor’s degree.

Security Clearance: A current government clearance, background investigation, and polygraph are required.

We are an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, disability status, or any other protected class.

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: VoIP Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a VOIP Engineer. The VOIP Engineer will work as part of a collaborative, multidiscipline team in support of U.S. Government and provide technical subject matter expertise in the field of systems and network engineering. The job location is Herndon, VA.

Required Qualifications:

  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required.
  • Strong background designing and implementing Local and Wide Area Networks (LAN/WAN)
  • Advanced knowledge of TCP/IP Networking
  • Advanced experience with Voice and Video technologies
  • Experience configuring and trouble-shooting LAN Switches, Routers, and Firewalls and VPN concentrators.
  • Ability to convey technical designs, ideas and results to non-technical audiences and provide briefings to high-level government personnel.
  • Experience in authoring documents (reports, briefings, etc,) to support customer missions.
  • Demonstrated ability to apply the engineering design process to discover innovative methods to solve technical problems and meet client requirements.
  • Strong background in Microsoft Systems Engineering and providing support to those systems.
  • Strong knowledge of virtualization products with a focus on Hyper-V.
  • Proficiency in scripting languages with a focus on PowerShell.
  • Experience with McAfee product suite.
  • Demonstrated capacity to understand and communicate technical ideas, concepts, and thoughts across multiple technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Demonstrated ability to independently determine and develop approach to solutions. Must have knowledge of Cisco Routing and Switching, and network architecture planning.
  • Must have knowledge of remote administration and secure Virtual Private Networking.
  • Must understand commercial encryption standards and their application in IP networking.
  • Must have knowledge of VPN technologies, OSPF, EIGRP, BGP, IP Multicasting
  • Must have knowledge of voice and video solutions to include Cisco, Polycom, and Avaya configuration management and endpoint management including SIP and H.323 protocols.
  • 7-10 years of relevant experience designing communications systems.
  • Must have strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Excellent analysis and critical thinking skills
  • Ability to work independently as well as within small and large groups
  • Capable of preparing and presenting briefings
  • Experience with Microsoft Office product line, including Microsoft Access; experience with Lotus Notes
  • HS Diploma

Desired Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of Cisco and PolyCom VTC technology
  • An understanding of Private Branch Exchange telephony
  • An ability to navigate and configure Linux operating systems
  • An understanding of wired data transport mediums to include Category 5e/6 and fiber optics.
  • Prior deployment to foreign field areas in support of customer mission
  • Prior experience communicating official traffic in the customer Electronic Messaging System (EMS)
  • Certifications such as CCNP, CCNA, CCIE, MCSE
  • Familiar with military communications
  • Familiar with satellite and wireless communications.
  • Bachelors Degree

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The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Windows Systems Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Windows Systems Engineer to join an exciting mission oriented program.  The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide Tier 3 and Tier 4 support for a large customer domain, resolving complex technical issues efficiently and effectively.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve advanced issues related to Server OS (2016, 2019, 2022) and associated technologies.
  • Design, create, and maintain OSD (Operating System Deployment) task sequences for deployment and management of Windows systems.
  • Implement and manage Group Policy configurations to ensure security and compliance across the domain.
  • Manage and maintain Active Directory, DNS, and DHCP services, ensuring optimal performance and reliability.
  • Demonstrate expertise in cloud technologies, leveraging them to enhance system capabilities and efficiency.
  • Utilize Window Server Update Services (WSUS) for patch management across various enclaved environments.
  • Develop and maintain PowerShell scripts for automation and system management tasks.
  • Collaborate effectively with team members and stakeholders to address technical challenges and deliver solutions.
  • Write and maintain enterprise-level technical standards documentation and diagrams.
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills, prioritize tasks effectively, and meet deadlines consistently.

Required Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 11 years of experience as a Windows Systems Engineer.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or related field preferred.
  • Proven success in troubleshooting Tier 3 and Tier 4 tickets, resolving complex technical issues.
  • Expert-level experience with Server OS (2016, 2019, 2022) and associated technologies.
  • Extensive experience creating and managing OSD task sequences.
  • Expert knowledge of Group Policy design and implementation.
  • Strong proficiency in Active Directory, DNS, and DHCP management.
  • Demonstrated expertise and hands-on experience with cloud technologies.
  • In-depth understanding of Window Server Update Services (WSUS) for patch management.
  • Proficient in PowerShell scripting for automation and system management.
  • Ability to work independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Strong adaptability to learn and implement new technologies.
  • Experience in writing technical standards documentation and diagrams.
  • Effective customer service skills with the ability to prioritize tasks and meet deadlines consistently.
  • MCSE (Microsoft Certified Solutions Expert) or MCITP (Microsoft Certified IT Professional).
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • Experience with Microsoft Task Sequences and Configuration Manager (SCCM).
  • Proficiency in Microsoft PowerShell scripting.
  • Understanding of Enterprise Networking best practices.

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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Title: Windows Systems Engineer
Location: Herndon, VA

The Swift Group is looking for a Software Engineer to join an exciting mission oriented program.  The role is located on onsite in Herndon, VA and requires a TS/SCI with Poly clearance.

Responsibilities:

  • Modernize and maintain existing ASP.NET code in Visual Studio .NET.
  • Manage Service Now tickets effectively and efficiently.
  • Collaborate in an agile environment with monthly sprint cycles.
  • Develop and update advanced PowerShell scripts to automate tasks.
  • Identify and implement efficiencies, providing documentation and follow-through on automation.
  • Utilize Microsoft Visual Studio .NET, ASP.NET, LINQ, JavaScript, jQuery, WebApi, PowerShell, SQL Server, and version control systems like TFS/GitHub.
  • Work in multiple Windows Server environments simultaneously.
  • Support SharePoint administration tasks and understand Active Directory integrations.
  • Apply advanced CSS techniques to enhance user interfaces.
  • Demonstrate understanding of Service Now functionalities and integrations.
  • Utilize cloud environments such as C2S (Commercial Cloud Services).
  • Adhere to Agile methodologies for software development.
  • Communicate effectively with team members and stakeholders.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 16 years' experience in software development.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Visual Studio .NET, ASP.NET, LINQ, JavaScript, jQuery, WebApi, PowerShell, SQL Server, and TFS/GitHub.
  • Experience in modernizing and maintaining ASP.NET applications.
  • Strong ability to manage Service Now requests and support ticketing systems.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies and sprint cycles.
  • Advanced skills in PowerShell scripting for automation.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
  • US Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph security clearance required

Desired Qualifications:

  • SharePoint administration experience.
  • Understanding of Active Directory and its integration with applications.
  • Knowledge of cloud environments, especially C2S.
  • Experience with Agile software development practices.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Microsoft engineering certifications are preferred.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Swift Groups is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.


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