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TrustedQA Awarded United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) Subcontract

Published on May 24, 2022

May 16, 2022 – TrustedQA was awarded a subcontract by Northrop Grumman Defense Systems to partner in performing a full suite of engineering services, software sustainment, and modernization development services in support of The National Desired Ground Zero List Integrated Development System (NIDS 4) for the United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM). Tasks may include but are not limited to systems engineering software maintenance/development, system integration and test, delivery, integrated logistics and training, configuration management, cyber security, data/documentation management, quality assurance, and specialized customer service.  NIDS receives intelligence data from various sources and uses complex algorithms and graphical interfaces for target selection and weapons placement by Air Room Planners and HQ USSTRATCOM Early Plan Designers.

In a statement from Neil Moyer, President & CEO, “We are excited to expand our partnership with Northrop Grumman and increase the scope in which we can directly support our warfighters and help maintain the United States battlespace dominance and ensure our nation’s security.  This group within Northrop Grumman has an outstanding reputation for delivering modernized rapid deployment software and systems capabilities.  TQA is honored to be a part of this team and looking forward to realizing the capabilities this partnership will produce.”

For additional information on TrustedQA’s NIDS 4 subcontract, please contact us at | (703) 481-8378.

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Director of Quality Assurance at The College Board

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AOC WS Program Management, Raytheon

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Program Manager, GDIT

“[TrustedQA’s] staff is well trained and capable of addressing customer requirements. Northrop Grumman and the customer are satisfied with [TrustedQA’s] performance.”

AFRL DGS-X Program Manager, Northrop Grumman

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Army Program Manager, Northrop Grumman Information Systems

“The TQA technical team has provided support as expected. Their employees are qualified, perform productive work quickly, and have shown a wealth of knowledge and experience. Many come with skills that are difficult to find/fill. We have been extremely happy with the candidates that have come from TrustedQA.”

Air Operation Command Weapons Systems Modernization (AOC WSM) Engineering Manager, Northrop Grumman

“TrustedQA continues providing excellent testing resources who quickly exceed expectations in the GCCS-J Agile software development and test environment. Would recommend them to a team looking to augment staff with consistently high quality software testing support staff.”

GCCS-J Deputy Program Manager, Northrop Grumman

TrustedQA received superior marks for Service Level Performance and Financial Health on their Annual Supplier Assessment Report from Northrop Grumman Defense Systems leadership for work performed on the GCCS-J Sustainment and Maintenance program (January 2021).

"TrustedQA remains an integral part of the program's long-standing record of delivering innovative solutions and quality products to the customer. As a mainstay on the program, their test and software engineers have provided critical support, especially as the program reaches major milestones in replacing legacy functionality within the GCCS-J suite of products. Through their tireless effort and tenacious resolve, TrustedQA engineers have afforded Northrop Grumman every opportunity to contend in what has become a highly competitive market." 

As integrated members of the GCCS-J team, TrustedQA provides support in areas including integration, fielding, systems engineering services, test and integration support, debugging, and technical writing (white papers, documentation). 

GCCS-J Sustainment and Maintenance Program, Northrop Grumman Defense Systems Leadership

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