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For those who've been around a while, has comp in the fed space kept up with inflation? Or has it grown faster? Or has the sector been getting tougher?

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UPDATE: I am 30 with 3 years in the federal government and hold a Full Scope. Last summer I was promoted to a GS13 and this past week I got a title promotion to a Branch Chief. I make around 125k and probably 129k by the end… more

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Any advice on how to make the transition from mergers and acquisitions consulting work for 25 years to a role in the federal government that would value my skills? Looking to do something meaningful, … more

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I’m a senior accountant in PA looking to get into this space, what’s the best avenue to pursue to get into government and public sector audits and or consulting?

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Hi, I’m a software engineer scoping out potential roles/opportunities. Would anyone have insights from a software engineering perspective into Praxis Engineering? what’s the culture like?

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Hi all I have a Bachelor's in Criminal Justice and a Master's in Education

I am getting ready to do the entrance exam for Law School and will finish my MBA in December my question is what kind … more

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Hello All,

Just moved to the DMV area a few months back. I've got about 8 YOE (Automotive and SaaS). My most recent role was Product Manager.

I've heard getting a security clearance is a great competitive… more

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Hi
Any one familiar with federal government written exam for Project Management Analyst post?
The type of the exam, sample of previous exams, ideal answers?

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Booz Allen is looking to hire more data scientists and software engineers. DM if interested and I’ll refer.

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Anyone here work at CGI Federal? I’d like to ask a couple questions if you don’t mind!

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For those of you that got clearance upgrade from CI to FSP, how long did it take you to get adjucated?

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Trying to help out my friend finding a job, she …
- has Python, Tableau, SQL, and AWS skills
- has a TS clearance
- is currently at Army Signals BOLC until Feb 28th
- graduated James Madison in 2023

Loo… more

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Are there any government buyers or consulting firms interested in partnering with a minority-owned, certified small risk advisory company? I specialize in delivering top-notch risk management services… more

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Anyone live near DC, work in Quantico, and commute using the train? If so, what’s that experience like relative to driving down?

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Can anyone at Lockheed Martin confirm the 4x10 hr days? Is that really a thing? Or do you find yourself working into that 5th day?

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What project management certs are actually widely useful today?

Best certs for junior consultants for skills and resume boosting?

I am a junior consultant with 2 years experience trying to both beef up by resume an… more

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Making a move from AFS to Guidehouse. Is a Manager to Associate Director lateral?

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In interviewing process, I told the recruiter my base salary expectation was between 170-180k. Job posting is 30-40k less. Going into final round but have not had chance to express concern about misal… more

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Currently at big tech (technical individual contributor), making $300-310k in the fed space. Is there any way to make more around here aside from getting promoted at my own company?

Interested in heari… more

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What’s the best way to go about going from a lawyer to consultant?

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Thoughts on the PROSCI certification? How useful is it really? Does it have any value unless you’re in a change management specific role, or seeking one?

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If you had to choose one project management certification for a consultant aiming townrok on public sector consulting (other than the PMP, as I don’t get qualify for that) to do, what would you choose… more

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What's is the sense work once you have to fight over your work check.

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Open to work. I feel that I have outgrown the position that I currently have and need something else to continue my path. Been in IT for more than 20 years but not an expert and HR is not liking my AD… more

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I am a NH-III (equivalent to a GS12/13) IT Specialist in the Acqdemo pay scale. To make it to a NH-IV (GS14/15) will I need to complete a masters degree or is it possible to move up without one?

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My sponsor stopped processing my upgrade to FSP. My manager said I would be eligible for an upgrade a year later since it wasn't a denial, but it feels like an indirect "no". Am I feelin… more

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Better to wait for an employer to pay for a project management certification or do it yourself? How valuable is it to a hiring manager to see a certification (like a PMP or scrum) on your resume when … more

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Anyone knows how’s Precise Systems culture and work environment looks like? And do you recommend working for them?

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Anyone working at Microsoft or know their Software Engineer ctj poly roles?

I have to Sci ci poly but to apply to those roles do I have to get fsp or its project by project? All of their descriptions mention willi… more

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How long does it take to receive an INTERIM SECRET CLEARANCE?

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So I'm about 47 years old now I'm just going to put it out there LOL. I have been applying to Federal positions since as long as I can remember. I live extremely close to a military base and h… more

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Deloitte hiring campaign: DM me for a referral if you’re at a government contractor with active secret clearance and looking for a software engineer job.

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Hi, Deloitte has a hiring campaign going on for ServiceNow Solution Architects with federal experience. DM me if you’re currently at another government contractor and want to hop. Salary band: $93k-$1… more

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How valuable is it to have the CISSP certification?

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Hi everyone - I am looking for a new role and would appreciate your support. Thank you in advance for any connections, advice, or opportunities you can offer. #OpenToWork

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Is there anyone on here who works in the AI industry that is open to connecting with me? I am looking at pivoting industries as a senior manager supporting a gov contract but my background is not in I… more

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Needs advice. I am 30 with 7 years of work experience. Took a position with the federal government 3 years ago. Recently promoted to a GS 13 making about 130k. I have been on the fence for a while, stay in … more

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Can anyone at Leidos offer insight into your benefits packages? Medical/dental/HSA/FSA/401k, etc?

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