DOD, IC leaders push for diversity in IT workforce
Diversity in thought, diversity in culture and diversity in experiences are critical to national security, according to leaders from the DOD and IC.
AI needs more public-private partnerships, says OSTP’s Droegemeier
Droegemeier said the federal government needs to bring more academic and private sector organizations to the table.
Congress wants to give DOD a top IT workforce recruitment official
The House and Senate are each proposing a new assistant secretary (or higher) position to boost recruitment of a digital workforce in the DOD.
Weichert unveils federal IT, cyber direct hire authority days into OPM tenure
The new acting director unveiled the agency’s plans to offer direct hire authority for IT, cybersecurity and STEM jobs within the federal government during a Thursday media roundtable.
OPM will survey agencies for STEM, cybersecurity direct hire authority
The office is moving forward with its plans to provide direct hire authority for in-demand technology jobs, and it’s asking federal agencies for help.
OPM’s Pon wants broad direct-hire authority for STEM, cybersecurity jobs
The OPM director said he hoped to infuse agencies with more flexibility to attain top technology talent.