State & Local Government IT Staffing

What We Do

TCM provides enterprise-level IT systems solutions and contingent as well as direct-hire IT consultants to state and local governments throughout the U.S. We place qualified candidates to fill job openings in IT positions in local and state governments that require qualified and trained candidates.

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. We work hard to understand your business goals and technology resource challenges and then engage as a seamless extension of your team to help you better plan your technology staffing requirements, recruit hard-to-find IT talent, mirror critical on and off-boarding procedures and compliance policies, and ensure the completion and success of each consultant assignment.

We help our clients secure the services of some of the best functional and technical IT professionals in the country, with expertise in Business Systems Analysis, Project and Program Management, Quality Assurance and Testing, Cyber Security, Business Continuity and Risk Mitigation. Of course we also provide cutting-edge expertise in Enterprise Software Engineering and Infrastructure Engineering and Support.

TCM offers our clients the flexibility of three staffing options and back each IT professional with an 80-hour performance guarantee.

Our technology staffing solutions are tailored to meet your unique technical and operational needs and performance expectations for quality, productivity and cost-effectiveness.

State Government Snapshot

  • Massachusetts: Project teams and individual IT specialists across six agencies
  • New York: Project teams across MMIS/Medicaid initiative
  • Idaho: Project teams on the MMIS/EDMS initiative
  • Maine: Project teams on the MMIS and web portals
  • West Virginia: MS SQL server Dbase project
  • North Carolina: MMIS migration project
  • Rhode Island: IT specialists across five agencies


TCM draws on 38 years of IT staffing expertise and long-term relationships with expert IT professionals and partners to meet your functional and technical requirements.

Our IT consultants are experts in the following key areas:

  • Application and Data Architect
  • Application Developer
  • Business Systems Analyst
  • Business Intelligence/Analytics Architect and Developer
  • Cloud Computing Architecture
  • Data Warehouse Architect and Developer
  • Database Designer, Developer and Administrator
  • ERP Functional and Technical Consultant
  • Network Architect, Engineer and Project Analyst
  • Quality Assurance Testing Engineer and Lead
  • System Administrator
  • Statistical Programming
  • Technical Writer

We are all about your success and see ourselves as a partner that is completely committed toward building a long-term relationship.

Read about some of our successes on the right. To read what our clients think of us, check out our Testimonials page.

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State of Ohio Medicaid (MITS) System Integration and Transformation

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Metropolitan Police Department Intelligence and Counter-Terrorism

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NY State Medicaid (MMIS) System

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  • IT Integrator

    We help our IT integrator partners build and rapidly deploy a virtual bench of individual IT consultants and entire project teams, when and where needed, to augment their core personnel. Our IT consultants bring years of expertise in Business Systems Analysis, Project and Program Management, Quality Assurance and Testing, Cyber Security, Business Continuity and Risk Mitigation. We also provide SMAC and emerging technologies.

  • Hospitality & Travel

    TCM was chosen by one of the world’s largest hotel companies with properties in over 100 countries to staff multiple project teams requiring Java development and Services-Oriented Architecture in the redevelopment of their online web-based reservation systems design, development and implementation.

  • Healthcare & Life Sciences

    Since 2007, we have deployed 2,150+ healthcare IT consultants to our partners and their clients across the Provider, Payer, State MMIS and Life Sciences markets, with expertise in the most commonly used platforms.

  • Government & Public Sector

    The Computer Merchant has the highest level clearance with the Department of Defense and have deployed thousands of IT consultants across more than over 30 federal agencies. We have a 35 year track record of powering Global 1000 clients and partners and is annually ranked by the Boston Business Journal among the Area’s Largest IT Staffing Firms.

  • Aerospace & Defense

    To comply with FTC regulations, a major aerospace and defense firm partnered with our direct customer and TCM acted as the strategic sourcing and delivery partner to deploy multiple project teams at sites across the U.S.

  • Banking & Finance

    In the 35 years we have been in business, TCM has garnered a deep knowledge of the banking and finance industry and a proven track record of IT project delivery performance. We have worked with many companies in the banking, financial and asset management industries.

  • Business Solutions & Consulting

    The business world runs on data and the many processes that transform data into meaningful, actionable intelligence. At The Computer Merchant, we understand that transforming data into competitive intelligence, and driving processes and decisions, is at the core of achieving results.

  • Education

    Since our founding in 1980, TCM has been involved in staffing technology initiatives at institutes of learning, including projects at private colleges and state-run universities from Boston to New York and Pennsylvania.