BALTIMORE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--North Star Group, LLC, (NSG) a leading provider of Program Management, Systems Engineering, Acquisition Services, and Cybersecurity support to the federal government and private sector announced today the hiring of Scott Harrington as the company’s new Senior Security Engineer. Harrington is a cybersecurity specialist with more than 18 years of Information Technology (IT) and data protection experience. Previously, Harrington was the Operations Officer for Evolver, Inc., a contractor to the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s (USPTO) Chief Information Command Center, where he coordinated network security for more than 30,000 USPTO users worldwide.
For NSG, Harrington will coordinate the company’s expanding government and private sector cybersecurity services to include overseeing NSG’s cybersecurity client 24/7 response team; evaluating cybersecurity partnering and teaming agreements; and training and supervising NSG’s team of cybersecurity specialists. Harrington will be based in NSG’s Baltimore office located at 250 South President Street, Suite 2300 near the Baltimore Inner Harbor. For Washington D.C. based federal agencies, commercial and non-profit sector clients, NSG maintains its office located at 801 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 700A in Washington D.C., conveniently located between the White House and the U.S. Capital Building.
NSG recently presented a technical paper at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International (AUVSI) conference in Washington D.C. The technical paper highlights the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) current Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) flight and maintenance certification requirements. NSG specializes in understanding FAA’s UAS certification processes and UAS data link communications protection. To view NSG’s FAA UAS technical paper and presentation visit: http://www.northstargroupllc.com. NSG was also recently awarded a 7-year Master Ordering Agreement (MOA) from the FAA under their Electronic FAA Accelerated and Simplified Task (eFAST) program. FAA’s eFAST program is the preferred small business professional and support services acquisition vehicle for the agency.
About North Star Group, LLC
North Star Group, LLC is a Washington D.C. based ISO9001-2008 compliant and veteran-owned small business professional services firm that assists commercial and U.S. Government clients in meeting their mission while reducing expenses. North Star Group accomplishes this by advising clients in the areas of Project Management, Systems Engineering, Acquisition Management, Financial Management, Enterprise Architecture, Cybersecurity, Training, Aviation Sciences and Outreach Communications. NSG maintains a DCAA compliant cost accounting system.
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