MCLEAN, Va. – Feb. 11, 2015 Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) has been awarded a $62.2 million dollar contract by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) to support the IRS in building and delivering an integrated and shared IRS infrastructure.

Under the five-year contract, Northrop Grumman will provide information technology professional services and subject matter expertise in the areas of architecture, engineering and development services. A task order under the TIPPS-4 indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract, the IRS Infrastructure Shared Services (ISS) program has Northrop Grumman leading a team consisting of Strategic Technology Partners, JayTech Corporation, APEX Systems Inc., TEKsystems Inc., and ManpowerGroup Public Sector Inc.

"We welcome the opportunity to build on the trusted partnership we have developed with the IRS," said Ed Sturms, vice president and general manager, civil division, Northrop Grumman Information Systems.

With a heritage of supporting mission critical systems across civil financial agencies, Northrop Grumman provides integrated and scalable solutions through the collaboration of experienced people, consistent solution delivery and tested technologies. We provide solutions that can automate the entire submission processing lifecycle to rapidly ingest, validate and disseminate very large and complex data sets in high volumes to ensure operational efficiency. Northrop Grumman securely collects, analyzes, and disseminates financial information concerning national security in an effort to ensure regulatory compliance and safeguard our financial systems.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in unmanned systems, cyber, C4ISR, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit for more information.

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