Career Opportunities

Are you looking for an opportunity or stability? Clean slate or set track for growth? Regardless of where you are in your career or where you want to go, Markant can provide you with a vehicle for personal and professional growth.

In exchange for a commitment to excellence and dedication to seeking and providing solutions, you'll be challenged by your peers and projects. You'll work in an environment that encourages individuality, energy, and creativity. From day one, you'll be a valued member of the Markant team, who's voice and goals matter. At Markant, you'll have access to opportunities that will take your career to new levels and help you develop technical, business, and leadership skills that will help you grow as a person.

If you aspire to achieve excellence and growth, to stand out from the crowd, and be the best you can be; If you aspire to have a career and not just a job, let Markant be your first stop on this journey!

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Mechanicsburg, PA

Network Security Analyst

Markant seeks a knowledgeable network/systems administrator to join our team. The right candidate will work with our team to keep our customers' network available and secure by utilizing a variety of tools and technologies. The ideal candidate will be comfortable working in a team environment, will be knowledgeable in computer security, networking and capable of configuring Windows workstations (XP) and servers (2003).

Candidate must have the following skill sets:

  • Firewall experience (Checkpoint preferred)
  • Network Troubleshooting
  • System Administration Expertise (Windows XP, Server 2003)
  • VB Scripting
  • McAfee E-Policy Orchestrator
  • Eeye Retina
  • Hercules
  • Websense
  • DISA Gold Disk
  • FDCC
  • Certifications: A+, Network+, Security+

System Administrator

Markant is currently hiring a system administrator on a 2 month contract position for our client at the Norfolk Naval Station in Virginia. This position requires an existing security investigation (NACLC or SSBI). The system administrator duties include:

  • Applying updates to Windows desktops (XP) and servers (2000, 2003)
  • Review Retina vulnerability scans to determine required action
  • Configure new equipment utilizing the DISA Gold Disk
  • Update equipment in the VMS system
  • Perform data backups
  • Assist local users with helpdesk items
  • Assist with CAC readers and certificates
  • Install applications
  • Troubleshoot user/computer issues

Information Assurance Monitor

Markant is actively seeking a well organized candidate with excellent writing skills to join our Information Assurance team. The right candidate will work directly with the Information Assurance Manager on organizing, writing and reviewing system documentation while following the DoD DITSCAP/DIACAP methodology. In addition, the candidate will work with the Computer Emergency Response Team to ensure system administrators respond appropriately to tasks and incidents.

The candidate must possess the following skill sets:

  • Information Assurance experience
  • Organization with the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to create well written documentation
  • IT background knowledge of building and implementing systems
  • DITSCAP / DIACAP knowledge is not necessary but would be an advantage
  • Disaster recovery experience
  • Vulnerability management
  • Past application development and/or system administration

Security Analyst

Markant seeks a well organized individual that can provide phone and in-person support to users in the areas of e-mail, storage, desktop applications and active directory. This candidate will also provide Information Assurance support in the areas of vulnerability management and secure configurations while serving as an initial point of contact for troubleshooting hardware/software security problems.

The ideal candidate will perform the following duties:

  • Install and validate software packages as needed and provide end user assistance.
  • Install hardware as needed, run verification tests and provide end user assistance.
  • Resolve user software and PC hardware issues
  • Assist in the implementation and completion of projects
  • Troubleshoot and analyze system requirements and resources to develop customer applications, programs, and updates, and provide support to satisfy end user requests.
  • Resolve internet connectivity issues when required.
  • Maintain and monitor server backups.
  • Maintain and monitor server workstation virus protection.
  • Provide web server, workstation and infrastructure updates, security patches and connectivity.
  • Maintain internal controls for contract resources.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Senior Security Engineer

Markant seeks an experienced professional that can provide Information Assurance support and leadership through project/program management, architecting systems, implementing systems and creating/enforcing policy decisions. The candidate must be able to design, develop, engineer and implement solutions for Information Assurance requirements.

The candidate will perform the following duties:

  • Responsible for the implementation and development of the Information Assurance systems.
  • Gathers and organizes technical information about an organization's mission, goals, and needs, existing security products, and ongoing programs in the Information Assurance area.
  • Performs risk analyses, which also includes risk assessment
  • Provides daily supervision and direction to staff
  • Provide interaction with customers
  • Performs other related duties as assigned

Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in related scientific or technical discipline or minimum fifteen (15) years experience in the field without a degree. Preferred CISSP or equivalent certifications.

Chambersburg, PA

Senior Functional Analyst

Markant seeks a professional responsible for analyzing user needs, providing technical support and maintenance to meet those needs. Responsible for requirements analysis, problem solving, user interface, testing and application support for very complex computer functional applications and their interface with other information technology systems.

Required skill sets:

  • Analyze user needs to determine functional and cross- functional requirements.
  • Performs functional allocation to identify required tasks and their interrelationships.
  • Identifies resources required for each task
  • Provide computer operating system support in the UNIX, SUN, and HP capacities.
  • Provide end user support and resolve difficulties as problems arise
  • Provide software support for various applications
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Carlisle, PA

Web Application Developer

Markant's web developer has to be able to gather and analyze customer requirements to design a software solution to fit customer needs. He/she must create and use cases and user statements to prepare application design and code to meet use cases. In addition to creating code that follows standard methodologies and is multi-browser compliant, he/she must be able to work within OOP coding environment. Use of SVN and LAMP technologies is a plus. Use SQL statements to create dynamic web pages that meet customer requirements.

Required skill sets:

  • Analyzes functional business applications and design specifications for functional activities.
  • Develop Use cases and User statements
  • Translate Use Cases into database and code
  • Test, debug, and refine using agile methodology to produce application
  • Fully document code using commenting standards
  • Enhances software to reduce operating time or improve efficiency
  • Create and maintain database structures
  • Be functional in a LAMP environment
  • Ability to develop complex software to satisfy design objectives.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently
  • Demonstrated ability to work as member of team
  • Be able to effectively communicate ideas
  • Follows a schedule and meet deadlines
  • Show an ability to learn new technologies as needed to complete a project

IT Support/Help Desk

The Help Desk provides technology and communications support services.

Required skill sets:

  • Respond to end user inquiries and assist users when needed.
  • Perform computer system support when needed.
  • Create reports when necessary
  • Monitor computer system applications
  • Contact technical personnel as required
  • Perform security functions as needed.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned

Administrative Assistant

The candidate must directly support field personnel and management. This individual will maintain files, and prepare outgoing/incoming correspondences. He/she must be able to efficiently operate multi-line phone system, postage machine/scale, calculator, facsimile machine, computer/printer, and photocopy machine. In addition, the candidate must excel in customer relations, telephone etiquette, Interpersonal skills, time management, organization, and written communications. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Word, Excel, Powerpoint) and in typing are required.

Required duties:

  • Answer multi-line telephone system in a timely and professional manner. Take accurate phone messages and deliver them in a timely fashion, if caller does not want to leave a voicemail.
  • Assist visitors and vendors
  • Prepare and proofread correspondences and reports when required
  • Design and implement internal forms utilizing various office programs
  • Sort and prepare mail
  • Type documents as required by staff
  • Organize company events in accordance with management direction
  • Order office supplies
  • Make travel arrangements
  • Other duties as assigned