“U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement wants a contractor to operate and maintain its application for tracking leads in terrorism and criminal investigations of visiting foreign nationals who violate their visa status.”
“ICE issued a request for information Tuesday to manage its LeadTrac system — the IT element used by its Counterterrorism and Criminal Exploitation Unit (CTCEU).”
“The Counterterrorism and Criminal Exploitation Unit last updated the LeadTrac app in 2016 to assist with investigations of suspected terrorists and criminals using the immigration system. T-Rex Solutions, LLC has held the current contract to support and modernize LeadTrac since September 2015…”
“Contract personnel are expected to use agile sustainment to modify the system to cope with changes in the LeadTrac platform and Amazon Web Services Cloud hosting environments, implement new user requirements, diagnose and fix errors possibly found by users, and increase software reliability to prevent future problems.”
“The job requires understanding the interfaces LeadTrac relies on for data, as well as those that rely on the app to provide reciprocal data. Personnel also need a knowledge of systems like SEVIS, which are critical to CTCEU’s workflow…” Read the full article here.
Source: ICE seeks support for app that tracks visa, immigration violators – By Dave Nyczepir, February 6, 2020. FedScoop.