ECS Named CAP Preferred Employer by INFORMS


Ashley Smith
Public Affairs Coordinator

ECS Named CAP Preferred Employer by INFORMS

CATONSVILLE, MD, December 10, 2020 – INFORMS, the leading international association for operations research and analytics professionals, announced ECS as a Certified Analytics Professional (CAP) Preferred Employer.

CAP is the premier global professional certification for analytics practitioners. It is operated by INFORMS and is certified by the American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Those who meet CAP’s high standards and pass the rigorous CAP exam distinguish themselves and create greater opportunities for career advancement. 

ECS is a segment of ASGN and a leading provider of advanced technology, science and engineering solutions. With more than 20 years of experience providing advanced data and IT solutions across government and commercial industries, ECS helps organizations manage information at the enterprise level by delivering relevant and trustworthy information at scale, as well as end-to-end solutions in digital readiness through agile processes, domain experts and novel technologies. 

“We are thrilled to be named a CAP Preferred Employer,” said Aaron Burciaga, senior director of analytics and artificial intelligence at ECS. “This recognition furthers the investment that ECS makes in its employees. We are excited to see how our analytics professionals will grow with CAP and build our team with new CAP and aCAP recruits—all part of our program to continue delivering top tech and even more impactful AI/ML solutions for our clients.”




With more than 12,000 members from around the world, INFORMS is the largest international association of operations research (O.R.) and analytics professionals and students. INFORMS provides unique networking and learning opportunities for individuals and organizations to better understand and use O.R. and analytics tools and methods to save lives, save money and solve problems. 


About ECS

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 3,000 employees throughout the United States. For more information, visit


About ASGN

ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, digital, creative, 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. For more information, visit




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