Synteras provides high quality, innovative solutions that address critical national security and market needs. Our primary and secondary NAICS codes are within the 5415 (Computer Systems Design and Related services) and 5417 (Scientific Research and Development) industries. We are a participant in the Small Business Association’s 8(a) program and an Alaska Native corporation (ANC). Our combination of executive experience, direct operational expertise in market sectors of national importance, and contracting flexibility enabled by our 8(a) and ANC designations, positions Synteras to best meet customer needs.

QIVLIQ, LLC is an Alaska Native Owned Corporation, providing shared services to the Qivliq family of companies, and planning and incubating the next generation of companies serving federal and commercial customers. Qivliq companies offer core expertise in telecommunications, information technology, product development, major program management, Open Source Software, construction management, facility operations, and operations support. Qivliq family of companies realizes that quality personnel are the key to our success. An excellent benefits package, professional working environment, and outstanding leaders are all keys to retaining top professionals.Synteras is a subsidiary of Qivliq.


 Day to day administration of Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) system in support of various development teams.

ü      Creates new projects as required. Builds and compiles code of varying complexity. Work with developers to produce automated tests and automated builds.

ü      Initiates new users in the system, assigns user roles and manage permission.

ü      Ensures system integrity to enforce development policy and procedure.

ü      Manages source code repositories, TFS Sharepoint sites and reporting capabilities.

ü      Maintains data for Management metrics and produces reports for executive review and dashboards.

ü      Monitors system health, performance, license levels and ensures that that backup schedules are maintained.

ü      Delivering build results to appropriate staging areas for deployment in test and production environments.

ü      Indentify and implement appropriate CM practice to support development methodology.


ü      3+ years in TFS Administration (TFS 2010 or TFS 2008).

ü      Working knowledge of Agile/Scrum with TFS Agile templates is preferred

ü      Solid experience of Microsoft SQL Server including installation, configuration, security, high availability, backup/recovery, performance tuning, and problem diagnosis.

ü      Have a solid understanding of SQL Server Reporting Services

ü      Have a solid understanding of TFS SharePoint site administration

ü      Have a basic understanding of Microsoft Active Directory (AD) to manage user accounts and provide integrated security.

ü      Understanding of Microsoft Visual Studio (2010 or 2008) and Test Professional

ü      Exposure to automated build tools such as MS Build or Team Build

ü      Strong sense of customer service

MUST BE A US Citizen and have the ability to pass a background check.



May occasionally be required to life up to 20lbs. The position will be operating in a secure government facility.

Qivliq and its family of companies reserve the right to edit, revise or change this job description.  Nothing in the contents of this job description implies an employment contract with the incumbent.


Synteras is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Prospective employees will receive consideration without discrimination because of race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status. Those applicants requiring reasonable accommodation to the application and/or interview process should notify Synteras’ Human Resources Department.

Base salary range up to $120,000.00, depending on experience.

To apply, visit our website at and search for JOB ID: 6809.

Arnie Gerstein

Sr. Technical Recruiter

Direct: 703.766.6881

Fax:  703.766.6913

Mobile: 703-517-1754

Qivliq, LLC (A NANA Company) |

13873 Park Center Rd | Suite 300 | Herndon, VA 20171

“Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention,

sincere effort, intelligent direction and skillful execution.”


About Jay Perreault

Recruits for a full range of IT Services, which support every stage of the systems development lifecycle… SUMMARY Proven experience in leadership and operations within a corporate work environment, and foster internal growth for current employer of choice while improving individual chances for success. Proactive Recruiting Manager with more than 15 years of experience in training, managing and executing delivery for local and global organizations. Long record of achievement in the following industries: architecture, banking, corporate, commercial and most recently within the intelligence and information technology fields. KEY ATTRIBUTES • Talent Management • Cross Function Team Leadership • Succession Planning • Employee Relations • Work Force Planning • Career Counseling • Social Media Strategist • Project Planning • Enterprise Social Networking • Attrition Planning • P&L Budget Management • Retention