Government IT Staffing

The Computer Merchant has deployed thousands of IT consultants across more than 30 federal agencies. We have a 38 year track record of powering Global 1000 clients and are annually ranked by the Boston Business Journal among the Area’s Largest IT Staffing Firms.

Pre-Award or Post- Award, We Can Help

The Computer Merchant has deployed thousands of IT consultants across more than 30 federal agencies. We’ve been working with partners on government IT projects for years, we get what it takes. We can help.


Are you in the Pre-Award stage? Do you need help strengthening your bid? Have you won the award but are having difficulty finding or presenting the right candidates? We can assist you.

We have delivered expert IT consultants on hundreds of software and IT infrastructure projects at over 30 federal agencies, from the U.S. Army, Navy, and I.R.S. to the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.

We do not specialize on any agency because we understand that the IT talents we deploy are equally effective at different agencies.


You won the award. Congratulations. We can help with your SLA.

As your technology staffing solutions partner, we bring 35 years of delivery experience and a culture of accountability and results to every client we serve.

Over 50% of our business comes from client referrals – that speaks volumes about what our clients think of us. That is not by accident, we work hard to build long-term relationships with every client, and every consultant we place.

TCM’s recruiting and delivery teams leverage our scalable recruiting and delivery engine, TCM Talent Deploy, our proven recruiting methodology and processes, and our technical database of over 8 million skilled IT professionals, to deliver the right consultant, at the right price, when and where needed across the U.S.

IT Staffing for Information Technology Government Jobs

When you’re trying to win government contracts, you need the right staff for the job, especially in the IT department. Today’s government projects frequently rely heavily on IT, and if you can’t show your ability to make IT-based projects work, it’s easy to get left behind.

IT staff for government jobs need a special array of skills. They may need to understand how the rules of government contracts affect computer infrastructure and how certain types of software apply differently to government projects. You can’t afford to waste time worrying about whether or not the government contract staffing agency that supplies you with IT professionals understands all this. You need to know you’re going to get the right person with the relevant skills and expertise and get them fast.

That’s why you can’t afford to work with any government staffing agencies besides TCM. With our massive database and our industry-first centralized national delivery system, you can be confident that we will match you with the correct government IT services personnel right when you need them.

We also appreciate that government IT staffing encompasses a lot of different disciplines. Your needs for IT government healthcare staffing are very different from what your needs might be for army support services IT or military engineering IT services.

You may need someone who has specific knowledge of the type of IT used in different branches of the military. Our highly advanced technology, which includes incredibly sophisticated AI, is designed to understand these distinctions and quickly deliver you the personnel that meets your specific profile.

If you need personnel for sensitive government jobs, that’s not a problem, either. We have the highest-level DOD clearance and have been facility cleared since 1984, complying with all requirements of NISPOM and undergoing annual audits.

Government Staffing Solutions – Why Choose TCM?

You’ll want to choose TCM as your government contract IT staffing agency because government contracts are simply too important to chance. You need the confidence of knowing that you are going to have the correct IT personnel when you need them. We were the first to offer a first-rate centralized recruiting and national delivery system and have been successfully matching companies with IT staff for decades.

To best suit your needs, we offer three staffing options with an 80-hour performance guarantee for each IT professional you hire. Those options include:

  • Contract Staffing – You need great IT people to help make sure you get that contract, and we’ve got them. Bring in the experts, nail down that contract and free up your payroll once you set things in motion.
  • Contract-to-Hire – If you decide those contract employees are too good to let go, you’re not alone. Many of our hires go from contract to full-time employees. We’re always happy to hear one of our contract performers has found a permanent home.
  • Direct Hire – If you know you need great IT people for your government projects business for the long haul, TCM is where to find them.

Some Quick Facts about Us

  • Veteran-Owned IT Staffing Services and Workforce Solution Provider with the Highest Level DOD Clearance
  • Corporate Headquarters – Norwell, MA
  • Over 4,000 IT Consultants Deployed Across 30-plus Federal Agencies Since 2002
  • Full Suite of IT Services: Staff Augmentation, Project Team Staffing, Direct Hire Placement, Surge Staffing, Outsourced Conversions
  • National Access to Cleared IT Consultants
  • Centralized Recruiting and National Delivery Capability across the U.S.
  • Heavy emphasis on compliance
  • 100% Partner-based Engagement Model – Federal Systems Integrators and Professional Services Providers

To read what our clients think of us, take a look at our Testimonials page. Call us at 800-617-6172

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