Tista Science and Technology Corporation

  • Sr. Technical Recruiter

    Job ID 2020-1921
    Job Locations US-MD-Rockville
  • Overview


    Are you a seasoned recruiter that is well-connected in the Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare/Medicaid community? If so, keep reading!

    • Do you get personal satisfaction when making that perfect match of candidate and company? 
    • Do you enjoy the "hunt" of finding well-qualified candidates?
    • Do you value being an integral part of a growing company that does great things within our communities? 

    If this describes you, then #thinktista! and apply today!


    TISTA Science and Technology is seeking a Technical Recruiter to assist with technical roles for our Cyber security, Software Development, PMO, and Infrastructure programs. The ideal candidate has a proven ability to find and engage some of the hardest to reach technical talent, as well as a strong sense of urgency. Primary responsibilities are sourcing, screening, scheduling interviews, salary negotiation, community liaison, and on-boarding.


    • Serve as a subject matter expert in talent acquisition.  Able to advise hiring mangers on market data (salary & availability), compliance initiatives, hiring legalities, and strategy
    • Serve as a community liaison between Tista and the community.  Foster relationships with local schools/universities, military bases, veteran organizations, organizations supporting ADA hiring, etc. 
    • Work with clients to develop position descriptions that meet labor category requirements
    • Support proposal activities by recruiting key personnel for submission, and participating in incumbent capture outreach
    • Conduct market research on key skill sets and providing recommendations to hiring teams
    • Use creative techniques to source and screen passive and active technical candidates
    • Schedule interviews, gather feedback, and provide summaries to hiring team
    • Pipeline building 
    • Conduct salary negotiation, offer extension and on-boarding
    • Provide hiring manager a summary of the candidates’ communication skills and overall impression
    • Employment branding initiatives
    • Compliance activities 


    • 7+ years’ full life-cycle recruiting experience in a fast-paced corporate or agency environment
    • Proven ability to source and engage passive technical talent and niche technical talent
    • Experience identifying cleared and non-cleared technical talent for federal programs
    • Experience recruiting technical skill sets:
      • Software Development
      • Dev-Ops
      • Cyber Security
      • Product Management
      • System Administration
      • Software Testers
      • Scrum/Agile
      • ISSO
      • Analysts
    • Must be skilled with asking probing questions to determine the candidates’ qualifications and skill-sets for the role
    • Strong experience with creative recruiting methods, including sourcing products and applicant tracking systems
    • Have a solid work ethic and personal accountability
    • Savvy with social media
    • Experience supporting Health and Human Services, Centers for Medicare/Medicaid required 


    • Bachelor’s degree in a technical field required 



    • Rockville, Maryland or Columbia, Maryland 

    TISTA Science and Technology Corporation, a CMMI Maturity Level 3 company, focuses on delivering information technology and professional services to Federal and State agencies. TISTA is recognized in 2019 by Inc. 5000 as one of the fastest growing private companies in the US. TISTA is also a recipient of 2019 Top Veteran-Owned Companies by the Washington Business Journal. TISTA also received a 2018 Moxie Award in the GovCon category.

    Here at TISTA Science and Technology we value our Veterans and encourage all to apply!

    #thinktista #tistacares #tistavaluesvets

    Employment Transparency: 
    TISTA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and embraces diversity in our employee population. It is the policy of TISTA to provide equal opportunity to all qualified applicants and employees without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, or genetic information. TISTA will refrain from discharging, or otherwise discriminating against, employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants.

    The EEO is the Law poster is available here and the poster supplement is available here. 
    The Pay Transparency Policy is available here.

    Tista is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. If you need a reasonable accommodation due to a disability for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to recruiting@tistatech.com or call (301) 968-3420 and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.  



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