Rob Carey, formerly public sector cybersecurity chief at Computer Sciences Corp. (NYSE: CSC), has joined Vencore as vice president of U.S. Navy and Marine Corps programs within the Chantilly, Va.-based company’s defense group.
He will be responsible for Vencore’s systems integration, research and data analytics business for Navy and Marine Corps clients, Vencore said Tuesday.
Mac Curtis, president and CEO of Vencore, said the company appointed Carey as part of its push to align Vencore’s services with the Navy’s strategy.
Carey previously served as principal deputy chief information officer at the Defense Department, where he oversaw the integration of the department’s information technology enterprise, and is also a former Navy CIO.
He started his government career in 1982 with the U.S. Army and has also worked at Naval Sea Systems Command, PEO Undersea Warfare, Lightweight Torpedo Program Office, Undersea Weapons Program Office and the Office of the Chief Information Officer.
He was also a member of the U.S. Navy Reserve for 25 years.