Washington D.C. April 10, 2016 – Indev, LLC is pleased to announce the award of a five-year Quality Assurance (QA) and Independent Verification & Validation (IV&V) Support Services contract with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) Office of the Chief Information Officer (OCIO). Formed in 2003 as part of the Federal Government's response to the September 11, 2001 attacks, ICE's primary mission is to protect national security, public safety and the integrity of the U.S. borders through the criminal and civil enforcement of federal laws governing border control, customs, trade, and immigration.
Indev has been brought onboard to provide QA and IV&V services for ICE’s Student Exchange Visitor Information System (SEVIS), Criminal Alien Identification Initiatives (CAII) and ENFORCE Alien Removals Module (EARM) programs, levering industry best practices to ensure the programs are proceeding effectively and fit the needs of DHS stakeholders and end users. Indev will bring innovative methods to identify, prioritize, and close performance gaps while verifying systems meet requirements and are in alignment with DHS system lifecycle management processes, policies and procedures.
This contract award is exciting and foundational for Indev as it aligns with the company’s strategic focus and core competence of supporting the government homeland security market. Indev Partner Mike Pittenger states “We are excited to provide direct support to ICE’s mission critical systems and leverage our proven QA and IV&V methodologies for the OCIO. We are honored and excited to build on our partnership with DHS and look forward to delivering impactful results to EARM, CAII, and SEVIS programs.”