Leader in federal information sharing solutions wins 5-year assignment at DOJ

CHANTILLY, Va., Dec. 7, 2010 Citizant, a leader in information sharing and business transformation services for the federal government, announced today it was awarded a contract from the Executive Office for Immigration Review, a division of the U.S. Department of Justice. The contract win with EOIR is valued at $13.7 million, if all four option years are exercised.

“This full-and-open competitive win affirms that Citizant has the requisite expertise and law-enforcement mission intimacy to be an effective partner with the DOJ,” said Paul Bize, senior vice president of sales and marketing at Citizant. “We are grateful to have the opportunity to support this program of national significance within EOIR.”

The primary mission of EOIR is to adjudicate immigration cases while upholding the standards of due process and fair treatment for all parties involved. Citizant will provide support for the Information Resource Management staff within the Office of Planning, Analysis and Technology. OPAT/IRM is responsible for all office automation and data-processing functions throughout EOIR.

Under the contract, Citizant’s assignments include:

  • Improving project management processes and decision-making procedures.
  • Managing a variety of infrastructure, telecommunications and software development projects.
  • Supporting IRM staff in System Development Life Cycle planning.
  • Overseeing development of project schedules, requirements gathering and analysis of project performance.

In September, Citizant announced the hiring of John Heiss as division director to strengthen the company’s strategic emphasis on federal law enforcement solutions. A former naval officer, Heiss also has extensive prior experience providing IT program management support to large IT systems for the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

About Citizant

Citizant designs and delivers smarter, leaner business and IT transformation solutions for the U.S. government. The company employs leading experts in Agile transformation, DevSecOps automation, enterprise data management, process improvement, and program management. Citizant invests in mature business practices to ensure delivery excellence and its Civilian Business Unit was recently appraised at Maturity Level 3 for both CMMI® Development and Services Version 2.0, making Citizant the 4th company worldwide to achieve this distinction. The company is also certified in ISO 9001:2015 for Talent Acquisition, ISO 20000-1:2018 for Shared Services, and ISO 27001:2013 for Information Security. Citizant is headquartered in Chantilly, Va., with offices in Washington, D.C., and employees supporting government customers in more than 30 states. More information about the company is available at www.citizant.com. Follow us on Twitter at @Citizant or on LinkedIn.


Christine Brown
Communications Specialist