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News – BAE Systems Wins Two Awards

BAE Systems has won the Innovation in Governance Disclosure Award and the Best Practice Disclosure on Strategy Formulation and Execution Award. Judges at the inaugural Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators (ICSA) Hermes Transparency in Governance Awards in London praised BAE Systems for being almost unique in making the link …

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News – Capgemini’s Sherry Jones One of Women Leaders in Consulting

Consulting Magazine has recognized Sherry Jones, Principal Consultant in Capgemini’s Technology Services Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) Consulting Practice, as one of this year’s Women Leaders in Consulting for outstanding client service. Jones joined Capgemini six years ago to work on the development of go-to-market solutions in the Human Capital Management …

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News- CSC Signs Cloud Agreement with Royal Mail Group

CSC has signed an agreement with Royal Mail Group in the UK to provide cloud computing IT services. The agreement expands CSC’s current contract with Royal Mail Group to provide support for computers, servers and mainframes. Under the contract, CSC will provide access to cloud computing services via Microsoft’s Business …

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News – BAE Systems Welcomes F-35 JSF to Patuxent River

A BAE Systems-led test team has welcomed the short takeoff/vertical landing (STOVL) version of the F-35 Lightning II to Naval Air Station Patuxent River, Md., for flight testing. Also known as the Joint Strike Fighter, the first F-35B aircraft arrived at Patuxent River Nov. 15. The Integrated Test Force team …

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Featured Job- Senior Special Contracts Administrator – ACS

Job Description May perform one or more of the following: Serve as point-of-contact for customers, auditors, contracting officers, and other ACS officials as well as sub and prime contractors. Will oversee, monitor/track project implementations to ensure compliance with contract and internal compliance requirements. Analyzes RFPs. Tracks modifications to contracts and …

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Today’s New from GovCon Wire

Contract Award – Lockheed Martin – $17.8 Million – Air Force Contract Award – SAIC – $25 Million – GSA , Contract Award – American Systems – $42 Million – Army Contract Award – Raytheon – $241 Million – Navy M&A Activity- Baker Tilly, Beers + Cutler Announce Merger News- …

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News- Cobham Establishes Office in UAE

Cobham announced the opening of an office in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) to help provide customers in the Middle East with aerospace equipment maintenance. The Maintenance and Repair Operations (MRO) section of Cobham will have a location within Dubai. MRO provides maintenance, repair operations and overhauling of hydraulic systems, …

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News- Global Defense Technology Holds IPO

Global Defense Technology and Systems, Inc. opened their initial public offering (IPO) $13 per share. On Friday, the shares went for $13.05, up 0.3 pct above the IPO. The company, based in McLean, VA, sold 4.6 million shares for $59.8 million. Of the offered shares, Global Defense sold 3 million …

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News- QinetiQ’s Solar-Powered UAV Program Resumes Testing

QinetiQ has resumed flight and payload testing on its latest solar-powered unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV). The Zephyr is a high-altitude, long endurance UAV, and was recently tested for the first time by a US flight crew in Arizona. The Zephyr is designed to provide persistent coverage on a target area …

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Feature Job- Director of Capture Management – MPRI

Job Description Leads a team of five Capture Managers for a business group within MPRI, focused on business areas of strategic communication, logistics & acquisition, training & education, staff augmentation, modeling & simulations, intelligence operations and human resources & recruiting. This position is responsible for leading and directing the team, …

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