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Marathon TS has a track record for achievement as evident from our numerous awards.

Inc. 500/Inc. 5000

Virginia Chamber of Commerce Fantastic 50

State of VA Vanguard Award

Smart CEO

Marathon TS, a relationship-driven IT recruitment firm for government and commercial clients, leverages the power of people and technology. Read more about the successes that we have had for our diverse client base.

DOS - Providing Application Development and IT services to the State Department

Brief Description of Work: Marathon TS is currently performing a Firm Fixed Price (FFP) contract for the US DoS Bureau of Human Resources Records and Information Management Division (HR/EX/RIM). This US DoS bureau is responsible for documenting all processes associated with individual employment histories and career progression including recruitment, hiring, training and career development, performance evaluation, awards, promotions, separations, discipline, and retirement.

Skill Sets Provided:  Marathon TS performs Document Imaging and Administrative Support Services to promote better management of DoS HR’s large volume of personnel records, reduce labor and mailing costs, facilitate more strategic workforce decision-making, assure continuity of operations and disaster recovery, and improve performance. In addition to performing document management services, Marathon TS also receptionist and mailroom

DHS – ICE – Providing Software Development and Configuration Management

Brief Description of Work: Marathon TS is currently a subcontractor for the Department of Homeland Security’s PACTS contract Functional Category II- which provides administrative services support to all branches of Homeland Security throughout the United States.

Skill Sets Provided: Through this contract, Marathon TS is currently providing administrative support services to the United States Secret Service, and the Immigrations and Customs Enforcement Agency (ICE) in a variety of locations throughout the United States. Marathon TS has become our prime contractor’s “go to” resource for being able to staff and respond to all task orders that have come through the DHS PACTS contract vehicle.ine careers property.

DHS-FEMA – Supporting the FEMA RiskMAP Program with GIS analysis, Technical and Administrative Support services

Brief Description of Work:  As subcontractor, Marathon TS is currently providing a variety of IT Support Services to the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Federal Emergency Management Agency’s (FEMA) Risk Mapping, Assessment and Planning (RiskMAP) Contract in a classified (Secret) environment.  The DHS FEMA RiskMAP Contract is a $125M+ ongoing effort to provide high quality flood maps, information and tools to help better assess potential flood plains and provide information to the community to mitigate risk.

Size, Scope and Complexity: The contract includes a variety of IT Support, Helpdesk/Desktop and Server/Network Support to more than 250,000 end users

Technologies Provided: Technology supported, includes, but is not limited to, MS Windows 7 and XP, Remedy Ticketing System, Cisco Routers and Switches, COTS, GOTS, PRISM Support Tools, SQL Server and SQL Database, ArcGIS, GSXm Windows-based servers (physical and virtual), and other custom technologies supporting the mapping software.

DoE – NREL – Providing Software Development, Cloud Computing, IT Support Services and other related support

Brief Description of Work: As Prime Contractor, Marathon TS is currently providing information technology staffing support services to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, under the Department of Energy, in a Laboratory/Research environment.  Marathon TS provides complete Staffing Services and all processes related to, including: Identifying needs/gaps in contract labor support, candidate sourcing, candidate vetting and interviewing, placing of qualified candidates and contractor retention.

Projects and Skill Sets Provided: Web programming services helping to build, maintain, and enhance data-sharing platforms for the world to utilize. This position involves both front and backend development, architecture design, and administration of an Amazon Web Services cloud environment.

Cloud engineering, including systems administration, specifically in utilizing Chef Server and authoring Chef Cookbooks. Architect, build, secure, maintain, monitor, troubleshoot, automate, and enhance cloud hosted systems that support a variety of web applications and data-sharing platforms for the world. Utilizing Amazon Web Services, and consulting on internal cloud hosting solutions.

Design, develop and maintain database-driven applications for managing Intellectual Property (IP).  Technologies utilized include SQL, MySQL, HTML, .NET, and other scripting languages. Also, support with minor and major improvements, maintenance, and a long-range plan for higher-level functionality and maintenance.

Additionally, Marathon TS has provided Administrative/Records Management, Unix Engineer/Developer, IT User Support(helpdesk), Ruby on Rails Developer, Systems Engineer, Telecommunications Engineer, Network Engineer, Software Developer.

U.S. Navy

Brief Description of Work: As a subcontractor on the Next Generation Enterprise Network (NGEN), Marathon TS providing Service Desk, Desktop Support, Domain Administration, and Network Engineering services in a classified level Top Secret Environment. NGEN provides Information Technology Support Services to the Intranet of the United States Navy and United States Marine Corps (USMC).  More than 35 Marathon TS employees are currently assigned to this project.

Size, Scope and Complexity:  The contract includes end-to-end secure IT Services to more than 400,000 computers and 800,000 users in over 2,500 locations worldwide.

Technologies Provided: Technology supported, includes but is not limited to: Microsoft Windows Server 2008/2012, Microsoft Active Directory and Exchange (multiple versions), Cisco Routers and Switches, Juniper Routers and Switches, Cisco Firewalls, Palo Alto Firewalls, Remedy Ticketing System, VMWare VSX, vSphere, MS Windows 10, XP, Linux Server and OS and a variety of other COTS and GOTS technologies.

Air Force Base in California

Brief Description of Work: As a prime contractor, Marathon TS provides Information Technology Support Services to the 30th Medical Group located at Vandenberg Air Force Base (AFB), California. The 30th Medical Group provides medical, dental, bio-environmental and public health services for people Cybersecurity 6-Person Staff Augmentation assigned to Vandenberg Air Force Base, their families and retirees.

Scope of Work: Under the scope of this contract, Marathon TS provides Local Area Network (LAN) Administration and Desk Top Support.

Skill Sets and Technologies Provided: Specifically, we assist clients with user account needs, and provide customer services to facilitate the use of information systems technology. Marathon TS provides hardware installation, movement, maintenance, and property accountability; and determine needed repair of selected hardware items. Our staff installs or moves new, updated, or repaired hardware, and performs configuration of computer system components. Marathon TS records the temporary and/or permanent transfer of hardware. We work with Network Administrator and staff to accomplish complete component testing/validation of hardware ranging from user items to the resident host system. Our staff responds to hardware related problems and determines whether repair with the vendor support or local assets are needed.

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Marathon TS Beefs Up Atlanta Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Sterling, Va. — Marathon TS, a Virginia-headquartered IT Professional Services, has added three new industry veterans to its Atlanta office, announced Pamela K. Siek, Marathon TS CEO and co-founder. The new team members are: Account Manager Ryan...

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Marathon TS (MTS) was again listed on Inc. magazine’s annual Inc. 5000, the prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies, announced Pamela K. Siek, Marathon TS CEO. “MTS has been named an honoree on the Inc. 5000 list for five consecutive...

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