CHANTILLY, Va., Jan. 14, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Vencore, Inc. announced today it was awarded the Joint Engineering Teams – Sustainment (JETS) Benefits Portfolio task order under the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Enterprise Acquisition Gateway for Leading Edge Solutions (EAGLE) II contract. JETS is a five-year contract with a total ceiling value of $96 million.
Under the task order, Vencore will provide DHS U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) with high-productivity, agile development services and lean processes focused on the efficient and effective sustainment of the IT applications and systems currently in production at the department.
USCIS is a leader in the federal movement toward the adoption of agile approaches and open source frameworks. On this contract, Vencore will join industry peers and federal employees, working collaboratively in an open environment, to provide support in architecture and design, processes and practices, continuous integration and continuous delivery, testing and quality assurance.
"USCIS is a frontrunner in evolving mission-critical systems and technologies to support the government's efforts to effectively manage immigration services," said Mac Curtis, president and CEO, Vencore, Inc. "Vencore is confident it can provide unparalleled service to USCIS by bringing expertise in portfolio-level agile approaches and collaborative development and operations (DevOps)."
JETS marks Vencore's second task order win on the EAGLE II contract having recently been awarded the Federal Protective Service (FPS) contract to provide professional and technical management in support of IT related services across the FPS enterprise.
Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the U.S. Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore and its transformational applied research organization, Vencore Labs, design, develop and deliver high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems.
Vencore, the 2014 recipient of the Northern Virginia Technology Council's Tech Company of the Year Award, has 4,000 employees and is based in Chantilly, Va. For more information about Vencore and Vencore Labs, visit www.vencore.com and www.vencorelabs.com.
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