Introducing KLSL Consulting, LLC

Corporate Overview
KLSL Consulting, LLC provides the following services:

  • BMC/Remedy ARS development, BMC/Remedy ITSM Administration, and ITIL Based Process Engineering.  We build Service Catalogs using either BMC/Remedy Service Request Management or the Kinetic Request Management toolkit.  We specialize in the configuration of the BMC/Remedy IT Service Management Suite creating usable Foundation Data, Operational Catalogs, Product Catalogs, Service Level Management Targets, Service Level Agreements, Fill-In Aids, Templates, and Knowledge Articles.  We have BMC Tools specialists on hand for ADDM integration, ProActive Net monitoring, and Impact Management.
  • Process and technology solutions using individual consultants or consulting teams to solve client problems. We specialize in Helpdesk Consolidation and the measurement of IT Staff productivity.  Our consultants are experienced in providing advice, guidance, and proven tools for projects in process improvement, ITIL alignment, performance measurement, organizational design, and strategic planning. They can add value at any point during the project lifecycle, from requirements gathering to implementation.
  • A variety of facilitation solutions to fit the unique collaborative objectives of our clients who are attempting to consolidate Helpdesk services or improve the IT Services that they currently provide. Solutions include team building, dispute resolution, ice-breakers, and focus groups. Our services range from planning, implementation, and post-implementation activities (documentation, debriefing, and follow-up).
  • BMC Remedy ITSM Training, ITIL Training, Training Materials Design.  Training both internal and external audiences. Our training classes are components-based. Clients can choose any of our 1-day training classes, or they may choose to request one or a combination of components. Supporting materials include audio-visual tools and hard-copy tools for learning and assessment.
  • Project Management of IT Service Management Projects
  • Staff augmentation and the recruiting of consultants.  With a local Washington DC office, Fair Credit Reporting Act compliant physical security, registration with background investigation services, access to numerous Talent Networks, and a member of DC’s Department of Employment Services, KLSL Consulting is fully equipped to recruit, background check, and administer Staff Augmentation requirements for Federal, State and local Government Entities.

KLSL Consulting, LLC is a certified Women Owned Small Business. KLSL Consulting, LLC is recognized as a Certified Business Enterprise by the District of Columbia, and Central Contractor Registration. See www.klslconsulting.com for an up to date snapshot of our company’s open positions, contracts, and activities.
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OCTO Helpdesk Specialist Journeyman (565154)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 06/22/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

OCTO is looking to add to its centralized help desk (OCTO Helps). The role requires 6-10 years of experience and will support multiple DC Public School buildings.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

6-10 yrs installing and configuring system hardware/software in an enterprise environment (Required 6 Years)
6-10 yrs installing operating system Required (OS) patches and upgrades (Desired)
Expertise in supporting desktop operating systems (Windows 7,8.X, 10 Mac OSX 10.10.X) (Required 3 Years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Desired 10 Years)
Experience using an endpoint management tool to provide remote support (Required 3 Years)
Strong customer service experience skills (Required 3 Years)
Experience providing administrative support in an IT environment (Required 6 Years)
Proficient time management skills Required and detail oriented organizational skills (Required 6 Years)
Microsoft Certifications: MCP (Desired)
Experience managing service requests for IT support in Remedy force or a similar ITSM platform (Required 3 Years)
Expertise in troubleshooting hardware related issues (Required 6 Years)
Expertise in troubleshooting complex software related issues (Required 3 Years)
Can demonstrate experience making nontechnical users comfortable with complex technology concepts (Required 3 Years)
Able to analyze and resolve complex technical problems over a wide variety of systems (Required 3 Years)
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Office 2010+ and Office 365) (Required 1 Year)
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DHCF – QA Specialist Journeyman Level (566710)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHCF – HQ – 441 4th St, 9th Fl., NW Washington, DC 20001
Position closes 06/20/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

Department of Health Care Finance (DHCF), is soliciting a quotation from Computer Aid, Inc. (CAI) to fill the staffing need by hiring two (2) candidates with expertise in Quality Assurance/Testing with the following skills:

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

2-4 yrs developing software quality assurance plans  (Required 2 years)
2-4 yrs developing test plans and procedures (Required 2 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
2-4 yrs experience in SQL and databases (Highly desired 2 Years)
6 years of overall professional IT Experience. (Required 6 years)
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OCIO – Bus Systems Analyst Oracle Master (565852)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCIO – 1101 4th Street SW Suite W350
Position closes 06/21/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

16+ years of experience.  Formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and a thorough understanding of business systems and industry requirements.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

16+ yrs BA experience (Required 16 years)
16+ yrs Software Development Lifecycle experience (Required 16 years)
16+ yrs requirements gathering and documentation (Required 16 years)
16+ yrs MS Office/PowerPoint experience (Required 16 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 20 years)
CPA Certification (Required)
Work experience in Oracle Financials Suite (Required 16 years)
Experience working as an Oracle Functional Subject Matter Expert (SME) (Required 16 years)
Practical application ability with Microsoft Office and Visio (Required 5 years)
Experience with month end and year end closing and reconciliation in Oracle Public Sector Financials (Required 10 years)
Experience with data conversion and reconciliation in Oracle Public Sector Financials (Required 10 years)
Experience providing production support for Oracle Financial modules in Oracle Public Sector Financials (Required 10 years)
Detailed analytical abilities (Required 5 years)
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NOC Apps Systems Analyst Journeyman (565275)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 06/20/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

Experience working in networking or a network operations center department.  Primary role involves monitoring critical infrastructure and network related components,performing an initial triage of incidents, and escalating incidents.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

6-10 yrs documenting user requirements (Required 6 years)
6-10 yrs preparing complex technical documentation (Required 6 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 10 years)
Experience with network monitoring tools Solarwind, Netscout, Splunk, HP Appulse or Sitecope (Ideally 2 or more). (Required 6 years)
Hardware Configuration, Operation Monitoring and Maintenance tasks (Required 6 years)
Spanning Tree Protocol (STP) and Routing Protocols (EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, and eVPN/VRF) (Required 5 years)
Monitoring and responding to hardware, software, and network problems (Required 6 years)
Prior experience managing and engineering complex network infrastructure (not just supporting it) (Required 5 years)
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DHCF DCAS – QA Tester – IT Cons – Master (564062)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHCF – HQ – 441 4th St, 9th Fl., NW Washington, DC 20001
Position closes 06/20/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

IT Specialist 16+ years; QA Consultant 10+ years

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

16+ yrs within the IT field (Required 16 years)
Proven hands-on working experience in UAT testing utilizing various testing techniques, methodologies, tools (Selenium, QC ALM, SQL, Oracle 11g+) (Required 16 years)
Must have hands on UAT experience with building, maintaining test plans, test suites, writing & executing E2E test cases, managing defects (Required 8 years)
UAT experience with writing test scripts according to End to End business processes to work, support and help the non-technical Business SMEs (Required 8 years)
Proven hands on experience in very complex and large web based application (portal) testing using Interfaces, web- services and APIs (Required 4 years)
Hands on experience in HP QC ALM 11.5 with requirements to test cases to defects traceability, execution Defect tracking & reporting using sql scripts (Required 4 years)
Exp. in Healthcare industry specifically into latest health reform laws with any prior state/federal projects- Medicaid, SNAP & TANF rules (Highly desired
3 Years)
Project experience working with IBM Curam (Highly desired 4 Years)
Strong understanding of technical terms, database & Architecture designs with the ability to interact with Technical Team Leaders in Arch& Dev (Highly desired 3 Years)
Team player, quick responsive, individual contributor, coordinator, adaptive to accept changes in complex environment; Task/Goal driven (Highly desired)
Strong analytical skills; Proficient Time-management ability; Detail oriented; Excellent written & verbal communication (Highly desired)
Have client facing skills; Have vast knowledge of testing techniques to cover all possible corner E2E cases for UAT testing with V&V (Highly desired)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Visio to develop flow diagrams/ process diagrams as well as knowledge of the full MS Office Suite (Nice to have)
16+ yrs planning, coordinating, and monitoring project activities (Highly desired 16 years)
16+ yrs leading projects, ensuring they are in compliance with established standards/procedures (Required 16 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
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DHS Senior App Developer (Backend) (527050)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 06/12/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

11-15 years of experience.  Designs, develops, enhances, debugs, and implements software.  Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

11-15 yrs troubleshooting production problems related to software applications (Required 11 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 4 years)
Proven experience in IT field with focus on the technical reporting, system setup, data analysis and analytics. (Required 11 years)
Proven experience in the setting up and configuration of MS SQL Server infrastructure. (Required 11 years)
Proven experience in creating and deploying reporting/dashboard solutions using Reporting Services of MS SQL Server together with good problem solving (Required 11 years)
Excellent analytical and communication skills, both verbal and written, have the ability to work well in a team, collaborating with developers, custom (Required 3 years)
Candidate should have worked on any of the leading Reporting tools like SSRS, Business Objects, MicroStrategy Cognos, Tableau, and / or Qlikview. (Required 3 years)
Candidate should strong ETL experience in Data Warehouse / Business Intelligence platforms (experiences with ETL Tools like SSIS/Informatica) (Required 3 years)
Years of Experience in administration, development, design & support of computerized databases (Required 8 years)
Knowledge and experience with database technologies, development front-end (e.g., Cognos)/back-end programming language (Required 8 years)
Knowledge and experience with front-end (e.g., Cognos)/back-end programming languages (e.g., Structured Query Language (SQL) (Required 3 years)
Experience with tuning Reporting Services (Required 5 years)
Proven experience in design, implement and managing complex databases including administration tasks. (Required 11 years)
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DHS Business Systems Analyst (526529)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 06/12/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

Mid-level to Business Analyst with proven professional experience in capture, verify and manage requirements and requirements traceability in support of product development, test and delivery.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

6-10 yrs BA experience (Required 6 years)
6-10 yrs Software Development Lifecycle experience (Required 6 years)
6-10 yrs requirements gathering and documentation (Required 6 years)
6-10 yrs MS Office/PowerPoint experience (Required 6 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 10 years)
Proven experience in experience in a Business Analyst/ Business Data Analyst role (Required 5 years)
Proven experience in Agile and SCRUM SDLC methodologies (Required 5 years)
Proven experience in superior writing, communication, presentation skills, interpersonal skills and work cross-functionally with senior management (Required 5 years)
Experience with modeling tools such as Visio and requirements management tools such as Contour or Jira is a plus (Required 3 years)
Experience with requirements management tools such as Contour or Jira is a plus (Required 3 years)
Excellent analytical and communication skills, both verbal and written. (Required 3 years)
Have the ability to work well in a team collaborating with developers, customers, project manager and quality test analysts. (Required 3 years)
Expert in the extended Microsoft office suite including Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project and SharePoint (Required 3 years)
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OCTO-PeopleSoft Funct Tester Journeyman (564658)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 06/13/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

The Software Quality Assurance/Functional Tester has strong of knowledge in quality assurance, release management, automation test tools,provides advanced system testing support for the new and existing applications primarily Web and ERP Applications.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

Design, develop and execute automated test cases from requirements. (Required 8 years)
Prior experience using HP Quality Center/ALM for writing test cases AND defect management (Required 8 years)
Experience testing in PeopleSoft HCM version 9.0 and above (Required 5 years)
Solid expereince of v9.2 upgrade processes (Initial pass, Move to Prod etc.) (Required 3 years)
Demonstrated Experience of PeopleSoft HR, Time and Labor, Payroll module. (Required 5 years)
Design and support user interface testing application and regression testing software. (Required 8 years)
Advanced level experience writing SQL queries. (Required 5 years)
Advanced level experience of creating PTF scripts (Required 2 years)
Demonstrated experience working with Oracle 11G or 12c Database. (Required 3 years)
Prior history leading all technical testing efforts including functional & automated testing. (Required 8 years)
Past requirements to provide defect status and quality metrics to the project manager to ensure bugs are resolved in a timely manner. (Required 8 years)
Prior exp contributing as a tester to the entire software development life cycle (SDLC) (Required 8 years)
Prior exp providing production support of software products by investigating and recreating reported defects (Required 8 years)
Prior experience with Waterfall and Agile Methodologies (Highly desired 8 Years)
Prior work experience with PeopleSoft HCM 9.2 mobile platform (Desired 2 Years)
Federal or State/Local Government experience (Desired 3 Years)

Prior work for implementation of QA standards and continual improvement activities  (Desired 3 Years)

Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
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DHS – QA Specialist Senior (563401)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 06/13/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

11-15 years of experience.  Provides development of project software quality assurance plan and the implementation of procedures that conforms to the requirements of the contract.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

11-15 yrs developing software quality assurance plans (Required 11 years)
11-15 yrs developing test plans and procedures (Required 11 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required 11 years)
Hands-on testing experience in enterprise software testing practices and tools. (Required 8 years)
Hands-on testing experience in significant Java based technology experience, preferably in a software product (rather than custom) development environment (Required 8 years)
Hands-on development experience in at least one scripting language, with a preference for use in testing (including automation) scenarios using UTF (Required 11 years)
Experience with UFT, HP Quality Center (ALM) and Selenium (Required 5 years)
Backend testing experience with Microsoft SQL Server databases (Required 5 years)
.NET Web application solutions testing experience (Required 5 years)
Has previously defined and configured the automated testing for a software product application / platform (and releases) preferably using HP UTF (Required 5 years)
Has provided QA / Test automation / management reporting “views” to support Business & IT stakeholders in staying on top of status and next steps. (Required 3 years)
Experience with Jira or similar bug tracking, issue tracking, and project management software (Required 3 years)
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DHS Applications Developer Senior (563367)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 06/13/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

11-15 years of experience.  Designs, develops, enhances, debugs, and implements software. Troubleshoots production problems related to software applications.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

11-15 yrs troubleshooting production problems related to software applications (Required 11 years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
Proven experience in IT field with focus on the technical reporting, system setup, data analysis and analytics. (Required 8 years)
Experience with Visual Studio 2010 and later versions with .Net Framework 2.0-4.6.2 with C# and VB (Required 8 years)
Experience developing enterprise applications using Microsoft technologies within a distributed (n-tier) architecture. (Required 8 years)
Excellent analytical and communication skills, both verbal and written, ability to work well in a team, collaborating with developers, customers, etc. (Required 5 years)
Experience developing enterprise applications that interact with MS SQL Server and/or Oracle databases. (Required 5 years)
Strong ETL experience in Data Warehouse / Business Intelligence platforms (experiences with ETL Tools like SSIS/Informatica/Data Stag/Talend) (Required 3 years)
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