Engility is a pioneer and leading independent engineering firm for our country’s largest national security space customers. We have supported the nation’s most challenging space missions since the 1960’s and bring cutting edge technology and engineering expertise to today’s space programs like GPS, SBIRS, advanced military satellite communications, the Rocket Systems Launch Program, NASA’s Space Launch System (SLS), Mars Curiosity Rover, the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), and many major missions for our Intelligence Community. Our 20-year presence at Kirtland Air Force Base in Albuquerque and experience helping SMC and other national space customers transform complex satellite ground systems to enterprise architectures, coupled with deep expertise in SMC missions, systems engineering and integration, agile development, service oriented architectures, verification and validation, sustainment, and program management and acquisition make us an ideal partner for ADG’s EDIS efforts.
The selected EDIS contractor will support the U.S. Air Force Space and Missiles Systems Center (SMC) Advanced Systems and Development Directorate, Ground Systems and Space Operations Division (ADG) in its mission to operate and sustain an affordable Ground System Enterprise (GSE) for research and development, demonstration, and operational missions. The GSE includes the Multi-Mission Satellite Operations Center (MMSOC) command and control ground system architecture, core common user equipment, communications equipment, antenna systems, Enterprise Ground Services (EGS) instantiations, the EGS Systems Integration Laboratory (SIL), and related program facilities.
The contract scope is organized around 9 service areas:
- Systems Engineering
- Program Management
- Special Projects
The EDIS RFP is expected to be released in 2018. Award is anticipated later in 2018. More procurement information is available here.