All posts by Kathleen Smith

  • Let’s Get More Veterans to Black Hat

    It has been an interest of mine and ClearedJobs.Net for some time to get more veterans involved with cybersecurity. Many of the challenges that face veterans as they transition into the private sector further complicate veterans moving into a cybersecurity career. Namely lack… more

  • DoD Contracts: Lockheed Martin Corp. Awarded $73M for F-35A Lightning II Aircraft

    NAVY Lockheed Martin Corp., Lockheed Martin Aeronautics Co., Fort Worth, Texas, is being awarded a $73,800,000 modification to advance acquisition contract N00019-16-C-0033 for long lead materials, parts, components and effort to maintain the planned production schedule for si… more

  • DoD Contracts: HP Enterprise Services Awarded $443M for work at Offutt Air Force Base

    AIR FORCE HP Enterprise Services, Herndon, Virginia, has been awarded a $443,220,679 firm-fixed-price, cost-plus-incentive-fee, cost-reimbursement contract for U.S. Strategic Command Information Technology Capabilities Contract II. Contractor will provide performance-based inf… more

  • DoD Contracts: Cessna Aircraft Co. Awarded $14M for Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX Aircraft

    AIR FORCE Cessna Aircraft Co., Wichita, Kansas, has been awarded a $14,095,939 firm-fixed-price contract for two Cessna 208B Grand Caravan EX aircraft, four Cessna T-206H Stationair aircraft, sustainment support and associated training. Contractor will provide two new Cessna 2… more

  • NASA’s SpaceApps Challenge

    Hackathons and challenges are all the rage -- the gamification of product development and recruiting. One of the best organizations in developing unique ways to get the pubic involved is the government agency that inspires all of us to reach for the stars: NASA. This weekend N… more