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 (528817)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 03/01/2018

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)
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 Remedyforce 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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OCTO CICS Programmer – MASTER (527459)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes03/01/2018

Applicants seeking part-time employment for a minimum of 20 hours per week may apply.

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:16+ years of experience.  as a Mainframe-based CICS (Customer Information Control System) Systems Programmer and Project Leader.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

16+ yrs CICS Systems Programming experience; intimately familiar with the structure and flow, key parameters, and security. (Required 16 Years)
16+ yrs installing, using SMP/E, customizing, tuning, and performing capacity planning for z/OS based CICS and associated products.  (Required 16 Years)
16+ yrs diagnosing and resolving errors manifested within CICS regardless of the root cause of the error. (Required 16 Years)
16+ yrs leading mainframe-based projects, ensuring that they are flawlessly implemented on-time, within budget, and fully documented. (Required 16 Years)
Demonstrable intimate familiarity with mainframe-based DB2, and/or ADABAS, and/or VSAM. (Hihghly desired)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
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OCTO – SOC Analyst – Tier 3 (528319)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 02/26/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

The Tier 3 SOC Analyst is a cyber technical resource responsible for leading a team of Tier 1 & 2 SOC Analysts to monitor, detect, analyze, remediate, and report on cyber events & incidents impacting the IT infrastructure of the DC Government.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

Hands-On Operational Experience As A Cybersecurity Analyst/Engineer In A Security Operations Center (Required 5 Years)
Prior Work With Cybersecurity Attack Countermeasures For Adversarial Activities Such As Malicious Code and DDOS (Required 5 Years)
In-Depth Hands-On Experience Analyzing And Responding To Security Events And Incidents With A Security Information And Event Management System (Required 5 Years)
Strong knowledge of cybersecurity attack methodology to include tactics and techniques, and associated countermeasures. (Required 5 Years)
Strong Knowledge Of Tcp/Ip Protocols, Services, Networking, And Experience Identifying, Analyzing, Containing, And Eradicating Cybersecurity Threat (Required 5 Years)
11- 15 yrs developing, maintaining, and recommending enhancements to IS policies/requirements (Required 11 Years)
11-15 yrs performing vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems/apps (Nice to have)
11-15 yrs identifying, reporting, and resolving security violations (Required 11 Years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
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OCTO Senior App Sec Assessment Eng (528327)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 02/22/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

As a member of the security team the Application Security Assessment Engineer is responsible for IT system and application vulnerability assessment using Security Assessment tools.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

11-15 years of technical experience in the IT System Management (Required 11 Years)
5-8 years demonstrated operational implementation and use of Rapid7, Nessus, or similar Network Scanning tools. (Required 5 Years)
5-8 years demonstrated operational implementation and use of Fortify and ParaSoft static code analysis tools. (Required 5 Years)
5 years of experience in enterprise vulnerability management program. (Required 5 Years)
Scripting knowledge required (e.g. python, shell scripting, Java script) (Required 5 Years)
Demonstrated understanding of software development lifecycle and secure coding techniques. (Required 3 Years)
8+ years of Information Security experience. (Required 8 Years)
B.A. or B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or 6 years of equivalent experience in a related field. (Highly desired)
Industry Specific (Security+, CEH, CISSP) or tool specific certification (Rapid7, Nessus, Fortify, WSUS, BF, SCCM, Heat, Satellite) desired (Highly desired)
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OCTO App Sec Assessment Eng (528312)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 02/22/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

As a member of the security team the Application Security Assessment Engineer is responsible for IT system and application vulnerability assessment using Security Assessment tools.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

11-15 years of technical experience in the IT System Management (Required 11 Years)
3-5 years demonstrated operational implementation and use of Rapid7, Nessus, or similar Network Scanning tools. (Required 3 Years)
3-5 years demonstrated operational implementation and use of Fortify and ParaSoft static code analysis tools. (Required 3 Years)
5+ years of Information Security experience (Required 5 Years)
Demonstrated operational implementation and use of Nexpose, Nessus, Qualys or similar scanning tools. (Required 3 Years)
Demonstrated operational implementation and use of Application security assessment tools e.g. Appspider, Trustwave, Fortify, Qualys or similar scannin (Required 3 Years)
B.A. or B.S. degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or 6 years of equivalent experience in a related field. (Highly desired)
Industry Specific (Security+, CEH, CISSP) or tool specific certification (Rapid7, Nessus, Fortify, WSUS, BF, SCCM, Heat, Satellite) (Highly desired)
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OCTO – SOC Analyst -Tier 2 (529047)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 02/23/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

The SOC Analyst is a tier 2 tech resource responsible for monitoring, detecting, analyzing, remediating, and reporting on cyber events and incidents impacting the tech infrastructure of the District of Columbia. Serves as advanced escalation point.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

Hands-On Operational Experience As A Cybersecurity Analyst/Engineer In A Security Operations Center (Required 5 Years)
Prior Work With Cybersecurity Attack Countermeasures For Adversarial Activities Such As Malicious Code and DDOS (Required 2 Years)
In-Depth Hands-On Experience Analyzing And Responding To Security Events And Incidents With A Security Information And Event Management System (Required 2 Years)
Strong knowledge of cybersecurity attack methodology to include tactics and techniques, and associated countermeasures. (Required 2 Years)
Strong Knowledge Of Tcp/Ip Protocols, Services, Networking, And Experience Identifying, Analyzing, Containing, And Eradicating Cybersecurity Threat (Required 2 Years)
6-10 yrs developing, maintaining, and recommending enhancements to IS policies/requirements (Required 6 Years)
6-10 yrs performing vulnerability/risk analyses of computer systems/apps (Required 6 Years)
6-10 yrs identifying, reporting, and resolving security violations (Required 6 Years)
Bachelor’s degree in IT or related field or equivalent experience (Required)
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DHS Applications Developer Senior (Java) (526517)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 02/26/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

Senior Application Developer with proven professional experience in the design, development, delivery and enhancement of Client-Server/Web-Based/Cloud-Based/Mobile Software Applications using Java Technologies, J2EE, Glass Fish etc. technologies.

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 15 Years)
Proven experience in IT field with focus on the technical reporting, system setup, data analysis and analytics. (Required 11 Years)
Experience with JAVA J2EE & related components and interfaces including Glass Fish/JBOSS, XML, HTML, JSP (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 5 Years)
Experience developing enterprise applications that interact with MS SQL Server and/or Oracle databases. (Required 5 Years)
Candidate should strong ETL experience in Data Warehouse / Business Intelligence platforms (experiences with ETL Tools like SSIS/Informatica/Data Stag (Required 3 Years)
Experience in working with Interfaces to design, develop Web Application Development technologies and Object-Oriented Designing (Required 8 Years)
Experience in developing applications using Java frameworks, including Spring, Struts, and Hibernate (Required 11 Years)
Experience with database technologies, development methodologies, and front-end (e.g., Cognos)/back-end programming languages (e.g., SQL) (Required 5 Years)
Experience with Service Oriented Architecture and Web Services (Required 3 Years)
Experience with JAX-WS and/or JAX-RS (Required 3 Years)
Experience with any of JIRA/Bugzilla/HP ALM tools (Required 5 Years)
Experience with Visual Studio 2010 (Required 8 Years)
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OCTO Business Systems Enterprise Arch (528783)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
OCTO – 200 I Street, SE Washington DC 20003
Position closes 02/23/2018

US Citizens or Green Card Holders Only

Short Description:

OCTO is seeking an experienced Business System Enterprise Architect (EA) with 16 plus years of experience designing systems and software application environments.

Skills/Required Years of Experience:

Experience as an Enterprise Architect (Required 6 Years)
Building IT system roadmaps (Required 6 Years)
System diagramming/modeling (Required 6 Years)
Excellent communication and leadership skills (Required 16 Years)
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)

This position is designated to require enhanced suitability clearance. This will require fingerprinting. The candidate MUST be able to work within 21 days of engagement request.
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DHS Quality Assurance Specialist Senior (527867)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 02/21/2018

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 15 Years)
Hands-on testing experience in enterprise software testing practices and tools, including significant Java based technology experience, preferably in (Required 11 Years)
Hands-on development experience in at least one major scripting language, with a preference for use in testing (including automation) scenarios using (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 3 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)
Experience in Quality Assurance testing web applications (Required 11 Years)
Experience in developing manual testing scripts (Required 8 Years)
Experience working with requirements management tools such as Contour or Jira is a plus (Required 3 Years)
Knowledge of Use Case development and analysis (Required 8 Years)
Do you have experience in developing automation testing scripts (Required 3 Years)
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DHS Sr.Web Services/Interfaces Developer (527861)

Contract with Government of the District of Columbia
DHS – 64 NY Ave, NE Washington, DC, 20002
Position closes 02/16/2018

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 15 Years)
Proven experience in IT field with focus on the technical reporting, system setup, data analysis and analytics. (Required 11 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 11 Years)
Hands on development on Web Services (REST and/or SOAP based) and Web Service Security Development of APIs and reusable components specifically. (Required 5 Years)
Excellent analytical and communication skills, both verbal and written, have the ability to work well in a team, collaborating with developers, custom (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 (Required 3 Years)
Knowledge and experience with database technologies, development methodologies, and front-end (e.g., Cognos)/back-end programming languages (e.g., SQL) (Required 5 Years)
Experience with Windows Communication Foundation (WCF) and Service Oriented Architecture? (Required 3 Years)
Have you used LINQ (Language-integrated Query) in your previous projects? (Required 3 Years)
Have you worked with Databases using ADO.NET? (Required 5 Years)
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