Do you thrive in fast-paced technical environments and have a strong attention to detail? Are you eager to have a career where you are encouraged to meet your potential and have the opportunity to work for a prestigious company with an impressive global presence? FDM is currently seeking a number of ambitious and driven candidates with the aptitude for IT to work as FDM Consultants in the Washington DC area for one of our clients, a leading financial services organization in Virginia. FDM is a global IT and business services provider with a dedication to technical excellence and professional development. Prior to working with our client, successful candidates receive intense training in our metro DC center (Reston, VA) through our award-winning Academy. Our program helps build the required skills needed to launch your career as a successful DevOps Systems Engineer. The 12-week training will take place in DC and will contain training in UNIX, SQL, Java, ITIL, Networking and Security, VMware and Puppet. The program is specially tailored to develop your proficiency in software-defined infrastructure and will also build on professional and communication skills. DevOps Systems Engineering is an exciting, growing area of technology with opportunities for lucrative career progression. After your training, you will be employed by FDM for a minimum of two years and will become responsible for representing the organization on site with our client. As an FDM Consultant, you enter the industry at a high level, already trained to our clients’ specific systems and technologies. Fast-track career progression is a key focus of FDM, and our program will put you on a pathway that could lead into leadership roles working within multinational organizations. The Role: As a member of the Rapid IT DevOps team you will focus on solutions for tools and automation that improve operation. You will: · Implement and augment service automation · Enhance and streamline operational processes though automation and integration · Requirements gathering, analysis, development, configuration, testing and deployment · Modify existing software to correct errors, allow it to adapt to new hardware, or to improve its performance · Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints · Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design Essential Criteria: · 4 year degree (preferably in Computer Science, IT, Engineering, Mathematics, or similar) · A strong aptitude in IT and the interest and drive to expand your IT skill set · Basic knowledge of computer hardware and software · Exposure to programming languages and coding · Excellent communication and interpersonal skills · A problem solver with a keen eye for detail · A desire to work at a large financial firm and ability to increase your financial knowledge · Able to engage yourself in a project and enjoy the challenges and processes involved · Flexible, eager, ambitious, and adaptable to change · Able to commit to work for FDM for a minimum of two years · Eligible to work in the US · Available during the full duration of training (approx 12 weeks) in Reston, VA Suitable candidates are encouraged to apply immediately at: http://www.fdmgroup.com/us/apply/?stream=IT%20Specialist%20-%20DC There is no better way to launch your IT career than with FDM! FDM is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by federal, provincial, or local laws.
FDM Group is an international services provider with a focus on IT, with over 160 clients across multiple business sectors. FDM’s business model is both unique and robust, bringing people and technology together in the most effective way. With offices in North America, Europe and APAC, FDM has shown exponential growth throughout the years and has firmly established itself as an award-winning IT Services Provider.