ManTech Senior Lead Technical Recruiter in Herndon, Virginia

ManTech International is seeking a Technical Recruiter to support the Mission Solutions & Services (MSS) Talent Acquisition team in Herndon, VA.. This position will be responsible for the identification, assessment and engagement of skilled technical, cleared candidates.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for recruitment, screening, and selection of candidates in support of large government contract.

  • Manage requisition load, customer needs, sourcing strategies, and pipeline building against current and upcoming openings.

  • Track both requisition and candidate flow through Kenexa Brass Ring (Applicant Tracking System) in compliance with corporate and government compliance.

  • Attend job events as necessary in support of group hiring needs.

  • Collaborate with peers, internal customers to build strategy around hiring targets.

  • Serves as primary staffing point of contact for the team.

  • Assist on specialized projects or programs, upcoming proposal efforts, etc. as appropriate.

  • Acts as prime consultant on large projects that affect the organizations long-term goals and objectives.

Customer Responsiveness:

  • Partners with Business Unit groups and proposal teams.

  • Anticipates and identifies customer needs, takes action to meet customer needs, develops effective working relationships with customers, continually searches for ways to increase customer satisfaction.

  • Is proactive in identifying issues and suggesting solutions and/or making recommendations; often points out areas of concern before they are recognized by clients

  • Maintains communication and a sense of urgency with clients by providing continuous feedback while initiatives are being implemented and/or issues and problems are being addressed

  • Is available and responsive to clients while diplomatically setting boundaries which ensure completion of tasks

  • Provides counseling to multiple levels of employees; reacts to employees calmly and sensitively

  • Provides input on implementation of corporate programs to address local client needs


  • Generates new ideas; goes beyond the status quo; recognizes the need for new or modified approaches; brings perspectives and approaches together, combining them in creative ways.

  • Takes a proactive approach to identifying areas of concern.

  • Seeks ways to create and improve the way in which work gets done

  • Consistently looks for improvement; asks, "What else can I do?" and comes armed with recommendations and suggested solutions

  • Readily puts in time and effort as required

  • Takes the lead to meet with individuals, asks questions to get them thinking about issues and business conditions

  • Willingly seeks new work challenges beyond own responsibilities

  • Regularly meets with clients to stay informed of issues


  • Bachelor s Degree preferred and one to three years high volume IT recruiting

  • Proficient in the use of job boards, ATS systems, Kenexa Brass Ring a plus

  • In depth understanding of the full life cycle recruiting process.

  • Understanding of OFCCP regulation/compliance

  • Familiarity with Military installations a plus, but not required.

  • Consultative skills

  • Excellent networking skills.

  • Organizational skills.

  • Customer Service skill.

  • Ability to multi-task.

  • Communication skills.

  • Sense of urgency

Security Clearance: None but ability to obtain DoD Secret

*Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to *classified information.

More Information: This job opening is just one of the many openings we have. For more information about ManTech, visit us at our web site at and click on CAREERS. ManTech is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V are urged to apply. We look forward to hearing from


Requires Bachelor s degree or equivalent and seven to nine years of related experience to include four to six years of technical recruiting.


Equivalent Experience/Education, Bachelor's Degree

Years of Experience

13-15 years w/High School Diploma, 07-09 years w/Bachelors Degree, 04-06 years w/Masters Degree

Position Type





ManTech International Corporation is comprised of approximately 7,300 talented employees who use advanced technology to help government and industry meet some of their greatest challenges around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Nearly half our employees have a military background, and approximately 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, health, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,100 active contracts with more than 50 different government agencies.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Waretime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law. If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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