ECS Named Prime on $204M IDIQ for DARPA/TTO
FAIRFAX, Va.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2018--The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency’s (DARPA) Tactical Technology Office (TTO) has named ECS a prime contractor on a five-year, indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity (IDIQ) contract valued at $204 million. ECS will provide technical programmatic, engineering and financial management services to DARPA/TTO.
ECS will focus on technologies that enable enterprise disruption and TTO cross-cutting themes of eliminating high-value assets, exploiting cross-domain themes and enabling decision-making asymmetry. The company will be instrumental in the execution of existing programs and the conceptualization and approval of new programs that span ground, maritime, air and space domains.
“We are proud of the partnership we have developed with DARPA,” says Tim Wilde, senior vice president of science and engineering at ECS. “ECS is excited about the opportunity to be a prime contractor in TTO. Our dynamic team of employees support similar technologies such as unmanned systems, agile development, and military strategies for other clients, and will bring a wealth of experience to TTO.”
ECS, an ASGN division, is delivering advanced solutions and services in cloud, cybersecurity, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML), application and IT modernization, and 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 2,400 employees throughout the U.S. and has been recognized as a Top Workplace by The Washington Post for the last five years. For more information, visit www.ECStech.com.
ASGN Incorporated (NYSE: ASGN) is one of the foremost providers of IT and professional services in the technology, digital, creative, healthcare technology, engineering, life sciences, and government sectors. ASGN and its divisions are viewed as best in class across multiple industries and have built an outstanding reputation for excellence over the past 33 years. ASGN is based in Calabasas, California, with multiple offices throughout the United States, Canada, and Europe. To learn more, visit www.asgn.com.
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Tim Wilde, Senior VP, Science & Engineering
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