MarFirst Fed was founded on one simple principle: our customer’s  mission comes first.


Team MarFirst biketothebeach Jul 28

Team MarFirst will be supporting children with autism and disABILITIES by biking from DC to Delaware on July 28th. Company participants will get expenses paid, a bonus day of PTO, and the satisfaction of doing something for a great cause! Bike to the Beach – Team MarFirst Fed

Spring Meet Up

Some of the MarFirst crew team got together in May to talk about summer plans, share ideas for this year’s events, and kick off summer in DC. We are looking to do a charity bike ride sometime this summer, Top Golf outing, and in November, the Virginia Marathon events (once again) to benefit Intrepid Fallen…

MarFirst Gets it Done – Virginia Marathon

MarFirst Fed showed up last Sunday for Old Dominion Racing’s challenging 2022 Virginia Marathon course – that just kept going up (and down). Everyone finished strong with Sovandaro leading the way to a Men’s 2nd place overall in the 10K, Eric with an age-group 3d in the Marathon, and Mathivanan and Naresh with solid finishes…


MarFirst is executing a seven-year subcontract to provide mission-critical IT integration support to a large international Federal law enforcement agency, with an infrastructure that spans 350 domestic offices and 92 foreign offices in 69 countries. Our support includes systems engineering and software development as part of an enterprise-level initiative to transform the current infrastructure and operating environment using Agile and DevSecOps best practices. Our support to modernization efforts will enhance security, usability, and accessibility while ensuring full continuity of the Agency’s round-the-clock law enforcement mission.

MarFirst staff work out of Sterling and Merrifield, VA locations both virtually and on-site, depending on mission needs. Our team supports evaluation and implementation of commercially available, cloud-based solutions and next-generation network options to support the Agency’s strategic roadmap. We modernize applications and implement DevSecOps automated delivery pipelines. Our staff also provide leadership for the IT support teams that provide on-site and escalation support directly to Agents and users in the field, tasked with ensuring positive mission outcomes.

The MarFirst leadership team draws on over twenty-five years of Information Technology expert experience exclusively supporting federal customers, including:

  • Senior Vice President and CTOGovCIO, Health and Civilian Sector
  • Chief Growth Officer SkyePoint Decisions
  • Executive Leadership for Solutions Development and Innovation CentersCSRA
  • Technical Director/CTOSRA International
  • Account ManagementSRA International
  • ServiceRanger qualified Infantry Officer, General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award recipient


Bigger Benefits


MarFirst Feels Like Home

MarFirst Fed treats each employee as family. Your benefit offerings are designed to provide you and your family with options that help you live your best life, feel secure, and maintain a healthy work/life balance. We will help you achieve your goals and enjoy your time away.

Career and Compensation

  • Competitive salary with annual merit reviews
  • Reimbursement for job-related training and certs

Financial Future

  • Available annual bonus program with self-defined goals
  • 401(k) retirement plan (including portfolio management)
  • Generous employer 401(k) matching program

Wellness & Enrichment

  • Employee choice of any Health, Dental and Vision provider (includes both premium and co-pay reimbursement) to max amount allowable by law each year under QSEHRA
  • 20 Days PTO after Year 1
  • 88  hours of Holiday time off
  • Employer-paid Short-Term, Long-Term Disability and Life Insurance
  • Paid 80 hours a year for National Guard or Reserve Duty
  • Employer-reimbursed gym membership, athletic gear, healthy lifestyle costs

About Us

MarFirst Fed is a Veterans Administration CVE-certified SDVOSB founded in 2018, built on over twenty-five years of experience serving federal customers in the national security, health and civilian markets. Our value proposition is both insight and innovation: insight in fully understanding our customer’s intent to think as they think; innovation in knowing when and how to introduce new capabilities for maximum effect.

Eric Kurzhals

Serving our customers is more than a slogan.  We are here early and we leave late to stay ahead of what the mission demands. We work smart, think to the future and bring an unrelenting focus on objectives.