Northrop Grumman (NYSE:NOC) will help spearhead a move to better Social Security Administration (SSA) business and technology practices after winning a role on a $2.8 billion indefinite delivery, indefinite quantity contract to provide information technology (IT) solutions to the federal office.
According to the firm, Northrop Grumman “will receive task order awards in three of nine technical areas under the seven-year Information Technology Support Services (ITSS) contract.”
The deal has a ceiling value of $2.8 billion for task order awards.
“Northrop Grumman’s established expertise as a leading integrator of advanced technology applications and customized hardware and software solutions will help modernize and keep secure the technical environment of the Social Security Administration, ” said Amy King, vice president of health IT programs for Northrop Grumman. “Northrop Grumman’s contribution will benefit the agency in meeting its mission to serve citizens more efficiently.”