U.S. Digital Service
President Biden taps Obama alums to lead GSA tech, acquisition
Sonny Hashmi and Dave Zvenyach will return to GSA to help run acquisition and technology services, respectively.
USDS pilot to hire data scientists at 10 agencies closed in less than 2 days
The agencies plan to use subject matter expert-led assessments to determine if applicants qualify for the positions.
Experts want a Biden fellowship targeting young technologists
The Biden administration would have until fall 2021 to start the Digital Corps, which could grow to compete for thousands of recruits annually, under a new proposal.
Labor Department lends a hand with states’ overwhelmed unemployment systems
The Department of Labor and other federal partners have formed a "response team" to help with overwhelmed state unemployment systems, CIO Gundeep Ahluwalia told FedScoop in an interview.
Coronavirus pandemic amplifies urgency for a Congressional Digital Service
TechCongress launched a Congressional Digital Service fellowship, saying that the urgency for a team of talented technologists in Congress is at an all-time high.
Agencies can learn from 18F’s ‘remote-first’ mindset during coronavirus pandemic
The government's digital services consulting group experimented with telework early on to see what secure tools worked.