CACI to shore up DOD security clearance procedures

CACI International Inc. will assist the Defense Logistics Agency streamline and automate the Defense Department’s security clearance process under a $39 million DOD contract.

With this task order, CACI will provide software engineering and integration services to help develop a service oriented architecture-based solution that will increase the efficiency and timeliness of DOD's security clearance process, from eligibility verification and credentialing to hiring and re-investigations.

The delivery order falls under DOD's Encore II contract vehicle and is for a seven-month base period and nine overlapping option periods of varying lengths, according to the Jan.3 company announcement.

This is new work for CACI and expands the company's business system solutions core capability.

As the DOD's largest logistics combat support agency, the DLA provides worldwide logistics, acquisition and technical support to the military services as well as to several civilian agencies and foreign countries.

CACI International, of Arlington, Va., ranks No. 14 on Washington Technology’s 2011 Top 100 list of the largest federal government contractors.

About the Author

David Hubler is the former print managing editor for GCN and senior editor for Washington Technology. He is freelance writer living in Annandale, Va.

Reader Comments

Mon, Jan 16, 2012

Why isn't there ONE agency doing clearance work and tracking for ENTIRE FedGov? This is housekeeping, not rocket science. The present byzantine system wastes millions, and results in slow fills of positions, and good people saying the heck with it and going for private-sector jobs instead.

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