Business development leader in federal technology joins ECS’ procurement team
FAIRFAX, Va. – August 15, 2019 – ECS, a leading provider of advanced technology, science, and engineering solutions, announced that Josh Salmanson will join the company’s business development and operations division as chief architect and vice president. His new role at ECS supports the company’s trajectory of leading, innovating, and transforming technology solutions for public sector and commercial customers.
In past positions, Salmanson has led growth and strategy for companies like Lockheed Martin and Parsons, designing, deploying, and managing highly available, nation- and global-scale secure systems and solutions for defense, intelligence, and federal civilian agencies. His 25 years of technology, sales, and business leadership include a successful track record in solutioning, bidding, and winning large, complex information technology (IT), cyber, and engineering programs.
An engineer by training, almanson has worked to design more than a dozen large secure enterprise cloud-based systems. These cloud-focused efforts included development using large-scale agile techniques and, within the last five years, ideation through execution using DevSecOps practices. His technical skill base includes enterprise architectures; systems engineering and application development; complex, large-scale system integration; security operations and information assurance; network/systems management platforms; infrastructure and network design; test, deployment, and enterprise operations.
“I am looking forward to working with this outstanding team to cover new territory,” said Salmanson. “Together, we’ll build on ECS’ strong foundation in technology delivery and continue to develop faster, more dependable secure solutions for the hard-working people behind our nation’s most critical missions.”
“Josh has demonstrated phenomenal insight and strategic skills throughout the course of his career,” said George Wilson, president of ECS. “In addition to being a talented engineer, Josh is a leader and will have a lasting impact on our company and the solutions we provide our customers.”
ECS, a segment of ASGN, delivers advanced solutions in cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), application and IT modernization, science, and engineering. The company solves critical, complex challenges for customers across the U.S. public sector, defense, intelligence, and commercial industries. ECS maintains partnerships with leading cloud, cybersecurity, and AI/ML providers and holds specialized certifications in their technologies. Headquartered in Fairfax, Virginia, ECS has more than 2,700 employees throughout the United States. For more information, visit ECStech.com.
ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, creative, digital, engineering and life sciences fields across commercial and government sectors. Operating through its Apex, Oxford and ECS segments, ASGN helps leading corporate enterprises and government organizations develop, implement and operate critical IT and business solutions through its integrated offering of professional staffing and IT solutions. Our mission is to be the most trusted partner for companies seeking highly skilled human capital and integrated solutions to fulfill their strategic and operational needs. ASGN was founded in 1985 and is headquartered in Calabasas, California. For more information, visit us at asgn.com.
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