Delays in security clearances hit IT vendors in capital region the hardest, report says
The backlog of background checks — typically more than 200 days for most new hires who need a clearance — has ripple effects throughout the region, according to the Greater Washington Partnership.
Career Compass challenge winner provides a ‘full lifecycle’ view of your career journey
Phase two of the NSF competition wrapped up recently.
DOD and VA jointly seek health records modernization director and deputy
The two departments are trying to staff up their new joint office to lead the effort in modernizing health records.
Report: Government can’t quantify automation’s effect on the workforce, yet
The Department of Labor needs new data collection methods tracking the issue, according to the Government Accountability Office.
OPM to delegate IT direct hire authority to agency heads
OPM published a proposed regulation in the Federal Register that would give CFO Act agencies direct hire authority when there is a shortage in skilled IT workers.
NGA is on the hunt for a new CTO
The intelligence agency's CTO recently stepped down, so it's looking for a new "authoritative expert for technology."