SAN DIEGO and MCLEAN, Va., March 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Science Applications International Corporation [NYSE: SAI] today announced that Jennifer E. Smith has joined SAIC's Infrastructure, Logistics and Product Solutions Group (ILPSG) as senior vice president of business development. She will lead the Group's business development team in identifying, capturing and bidding new competitive task orders and large strategic procurements with new and existing clients.
The Group, one of four at SAIC, provides technical and engineering solutions for a variety of customers and mission areas including chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear; logistics and product support; safety and mission assurance; operational test and evaluation; environmental support; and energy management services. ILPSG is also a leading designer, producer and installer of non-intrusive imaging and integrated cargo inspection systems.
Smith has market knowledge from across the aerospace, defense and government information technology industries and a deep understanding of the products and systems available to meet the mission critical needs of the customer. She has led both federal and commercial business development organizations with national and international client bases.
Prior to joining SAIC, Smith was vice president and deputy director of Marketing and Sales at SRA International Inc., where she helped manage the business development, capture management and market research organizations. She was previously an area vice president of Federal Sales for Dell Inc., where she directed a 38-person team selling to Federal government end users and developed strategies for market opportunities with federal systems integrators and small businesses. She also held executive business development and management positions during a 20-year career with Lockheed Martin Corp.
"Jennifer's extensive experience and depth of industry and customer knowledge will further strengthen our business development team," said Joe Craver , president of SAIC's Infrastructure, Logistics and Product Solutions Group. "Her strategic planning, capture and win strategy, proposal management and competitive analysis expertise will enhance our ability to win larger contracts."
SAIC is a leading provider of scientific, engineering, systems integration
and technical services and solutions to all branches of the U.S. military,
agencies of the Department of Defense, the intelligence community, the U.S.
Department of Homeland Security and other U.S. Government civil agencies, as
well as to customers in selected commercial markets. With approximately
44,000 employees in more than 150 cities worldwide, SAIC engineers and
scientists solve complex technical challenges requiring innovative solutions
for customers' mission-critical functions. SAIC had annual revenues of
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