IT Schedule 70

Expression Networks

AUTHORIZED INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY SCHEDULE PRICELIST GENERAL PURPOSE COMMERCIAL INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE & SERVICES

SPECIAL ITEM NUMBER 132-51 – INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY (IT) PROFESSIONAL SERVICES
FPDS Code D301 IT Facility Operation and Maintenance
FPDS Code D302 IT Systems Development Services
FPDS Code D306 IT Systems Analysis Services
FPDS Code D307 Automated Information Systems Design and Integration Services
FPDS Code D308 Programming Services
FPDS Code D310 IT Backup and Security Services
FPDS Code D311 IT Data Conversion Services
FPDS Code D316 IT Network Management Services
FPDS Code D399 Other Information Technology Services, Not Elsewhere Classified

Note 1: All non-professional labor categories must be incidental to and used solely to support hardware, software and/or professional services, and cannot be purchased separately.
Note 2: Offerors and Agencies are advised that the Group 70 – Information Technology Schedule is not to be used as a means to procure services which properly fall under the Brooks Act. These services include, but are not limited to, architectural, engineering, mapping, cartographic production, remote sensing, geographic information systems, and related services. FAR 36.6 distinguishes between mapping services of an A/E nature and mapping services which are not connected nor incidental to the traditionally accepted A/E Services.
Note 3: This solicitation is not intended to solicit for the reselling of IT Professional Services, except for the provision of implementation, maintenance, integration, or training services in direct support of a product. Under such circumstances the services must be performed by the publisher or manufacturer or one of their authorized agents.

Expression Networks, LLC
1140 3rd Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
(P) 877.509.7737 Ext. 5950 https://expr.net

Contract Number: GS-35F-011GA Period Covered by Contract: November 1, 2016, through October 31, 2021

General Services Administration Federal Acquisition Service

Pricelist current through Modification #_______, dated ________.
Products and ordering information in this Authorized Information Technology Schedule Pricelist are also available on the GSA Advantage! System (http://www.gsaadvantage.gov).

CUSTOMER INFORMATION:
1a. Awarded Special Item Number(s): SIN Description 132-51 Information Technology Services
1b. Identification of the lowest priced model number and lowest unit price for that model for each special item number awarded in the contract: Not Applicable.
1c. Descriptions of all corresponding commercial job titles with experience, functional responsibility and education are provided below.
2. Maximum Order: $500,000
3. Minimum Order: $100
4. Geographic Coverage: Domestic and Overseas
5. Point of Production: N/A
6. Prices Shown Herein are Net (discount deducted)
7. Quantity Discount: None
8. Prompt Payment Terms: Net 30
9. Government Purchase Cards Will Accept
10. Foreign Items: None
11. Time of Delivery: Expression Networks, LLC shall deliver or perform services in accordance with the terms negotiated in an agency’s order.
11b. Expedited Delivery: Consult with Contractor
11c. Overnight/2-Day Delivery: Consult with Contractor
11d. Urgent Requirements: Consult with Contractor
12. FOB Point: Destination
13. Ordering Address: Expression Networks
Abir Ray
1140 Third St. NE, Ste 310
Washington, DC 20002
14. Payment Address: Bank of Georgetown
c/o Expression Networks LLC
1420-A Chain Bridge Road
McLean, VA 22102
16. Warranty Provisions: Contractor’s Standard Warranty
17. Export Packing charges: Not applicable
18. Terms and conditions of Government Purchase Card Acceptance: Contact Expression Networks, LLCfor terms and conditions of Government Purchase Card acceptance.
19. Terms and conditions of rental, maintenance, and repair: Not applicable
20. Terms and conditions of installation: Not applicable
20b. Terms and conditions of repair parts: Not applicable
20b. Terms and conditions for any other services: Not applicable
21. List of service and distribution points: Not applicable
22. List of participating dealers: Not applicable
23. Preventive maintenance: Not applicable
24a. Environmental attributes, e.g., recycled content, energy efficiency, and/or reduced pollutants: Not applicable
24b. Contact Expression Networks, LLC for Section 508 compliance information. The EIT standards can be found at: http://www.section508.gov
25. DUNS Number: 171839574
26. Expression Networks, LLC is registered in the System for Award Management (SAM) database.

SIN 132-51 Professional IT Services

GSA HOURLY RATES

Labor Category Descriptions

Task Manager
Functional Responsibility: Monitors each task, and keeps the Program Manager abreast of all problems and accomplishments. Anticipates problems, and works to mitigate the anticipated problems. As a team or project leader, provides technical direction for the complete systems development effort. May serve as a technical authority for a design area. As a staff specialist or consultant, resolves unique and unyielding systems problems using new technology. Can complete tasks within estimated time frames and budget constraints. Schedules and assigns duties to subordinates. Interacts with government management personnel. Reports in writing and orally to contractor management and government representatives, including the government-contracting officer.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 7 Years of general experience including five years of specialized experience of which two years were direct supervisory experience.

Senior Programmer (Programmer/System Analyst IV)
Functional Responsibility: Participates in all phases of software development, including system design, analysis, architecture, and engineering; plans and directs the development of major programming projects and the installation of systems; programs, designs, analyzes, codes, implements, and tests software applications, modules, and databases in various languages, including those associated with scientific, technical, or engineering problems; performs process analyses in order to recommend improvements; performs system, network, and/or database administration, analysis, design, implementation, and testing; analyzes and documents client needs and requirements; provides technical support including providing technical solutions and training; writes, modifies, and maintains software documentation and specifications; performs a variety of testing for computer operating and/or network systems; performs data and technical analysis and information engineering; installs, configures, and troubleshoots various hardware and software platforms; may design and develop computer-based and/or multimedia courseware for customer training initiatives utilizing appropriate authoring languages, systems, animation and graphics software; participates in meetings and design reviews; prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress; may supervise and direct the work of lower-level analysts; performs technical research on emerging technologies to determine impacts on application execution; may serve as a technical task or team lead. Depending on the job assignment, knowledge of or certification in specific applications or processes may be required in the following areas: Web technologies, design technologies, specific programming languages, authoring languages and systems, and Modeling and Simulation (M&S) technologies, processes, and tools.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 5 years’ experience in the computer-programming field

Programmer (Programmer/System Analyst III)
Functional Responsibility: Programs, designs, analyzes, codes, implements, and tests software applications and modules in various languages, including business software systems and applications; provides network support including providing technical solutions and training; writes, modifies, and maintains software documentation and specifications; performs integration testing and support of various computer operating and/or network systems; installs, configures, and troubleshoots various hardware and software platforms; analyzes and documents client needs and requirements; may train other programmer/analysts; develops product documentation to describe system requirements and use; may design and develop computer-based and/or multimedia courseware for customer training initiatives utilizing appropriate authoring languages, systems, animation and graphics software; participates in meeting; prepares reports on analyses, findings, and project progress; performs technical research on emerging technologies to determine impacts on application execution. Depending on the job assignment, knowledge of or certification in specific applications or processes may be required in the following areas: Web technologies, design technologies, specific programming languages, authoring languages and systems, and Modeling and Simulation (M&S) technologies, processes, and tools.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 3 years’ experience in the computer-programming field.

Subject Matter Expert
Functional Responsibility: Provide expert, independent services and leadership in specialized technical areas. Provides expertise on an as needed basis to all task assignments. Provides expert advice and assistance in state-of-the-art software/hardware. Coordinates with contractor management and Government personnel to ensure that the problem has been properly defined and that the solution will satisfy the Government’s requirement.
Education Requirements: Master’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 12 twelve years of general experience in information systems, including ten years of specialized experience providing state-of-the-art solutions in information systems technology (or, if the particular area of expertise is new state-of-the-art technology, the specialized experience may be less than ten years and more consistent with the age of the technology.

Director
Functional Responsibility: Has overall responsibility for the IT work performed. Possesses experience in both leading and providing technical direction to consulting engagements. May manage multiple IT engagements and/or tasks of high complexity. Directs the completion of IT projects and applies experience in systems process analysis and redesign, financial management, performance measurement and management, IT strategy, risk management, organization design/workforce planning or a related functional business field. Provides primary client interface for key issues related to all technical engagement completion and/or IT business strategy. Possession of a professional certification (e.g., CPA, CMA, PMP, Six Sigma Green/Black Belt, or CGFM), may also be substituted for one year of experience.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 10 years in business consulting, process improvement, strategy, financial management, or a related field.

Project Manager
Functional Responsibility: Serves as the contractor’s contract manager, and shall be the contractor’s authorized interface with the Government Contracting Officer (CO), the Contracting Officer’s Representative (COR), government management personnel and customer agency representatives. Responsible for formulating and enforcing work standards, assigning contractor schedules, reviewing work discrepancies, supervising contractor personnel and communicating policies, purposes, and goals of the organization to subordinates for all information systems and technical projects. Shall be responsible for the overall contract performance. Ability to manage and ensure the successful completion multiple technical and IT-specific tasks in assigned program(s). Specialized experience includes: complete systems and information technology engineering project development from inception to deployment, demonstrated ability to provide guidance and direction in a wide range of systems and IT related tasks, proven expertise in the management and control of funds and IT resources, demonstrated capability in managing multi-task contracts of this type and complexity. General experience includes increasing responsibilities in information systems design and management.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 10 years’ experience, of which at least six years must be specialized.

Principal System Engineer
Functional Responsibility: Establishes state-of-the-art techniques for designing, developing, modifying and troubleshooting highly complex computer operating/hardware system; may work independently on projects requiring advanced, concentrated and diversified knowledge regarding engineering principles in broad assignment areas or may serve as project lead with supervisory responsibilities. Designs operating/hardware systems; formulates system concepts and architecture, specifies requirements, and develops implementation approaches; identifies and directs resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues; subject matter expert on emerging technologies; directs the development of systems specifications and technical documentation; may serve as project lead, either working independently in a technical role in field of specialization, or in providing work leadership with management or supervisory responsibility for the group. Knowledge of or certification in specific applications or processes may be required, depending on job assignment.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 10 years’ directly related experience in all phases of systems engineering. Requires advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in all phases of the engineering, application, and development of multiple operating systems

Senior Architect
Functional Responsibility: Establishes state-of-the-art techniques for designing, developing, modifying and troubleshooting highly complex software operating systems and applications architectures; defines complex design specifications and parameters; identifies and directs resolution of complex hardware/software interface issues; is recognized as a subject matter expert in all areas of software engineering, including emerging technologies; directs the development of systems specifications and technical documentation; may serve as project lead, either working independently in a technical role in field of specialization, or providing work leadership with management or supervisory responsibility for the group; responsible for task cost, schedule and level of effort estimates; reports project progress directly to senior management; performs business development services; may provide expertise to multiple projects and tasks; may supervise and direct the work of assigned staff. Also requires expert knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures used in all phases of full life cycle applications and systems development, engineering, programming, and analysis at a highly technical level.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 10 years’ directly related experience in the design, writing, and testing of computer programs or database development, with four or more years experience in software operating systems architecture.

Software Engineer
Functional Responsibility: Participates in all phases of software operating systems and software application programs engineering, including design, analysis, and modeling at a highly technical level; Performs software operating systems and application engineering, including full life cycle application systems design and development; assesses system architecture and hardware limitations; defines and selects new concepts and approaches for the design, development, and implementation of software engineering applications; defines complex design specifications and parameters; resolves complex hardware/software compatibility and interface design considerations; performs requirements acquisition and definition and data analysis; directs research on emerging technologies to determine impacts on application execution; performs systems modeling; may perform database analysis, design, implementation, and testing; writes, modifies, and maintains technical Page | 22 documentation and specifications such as user manuals, system documentation, and training materials; performs integration testing and support of various computer operating and/or network systems; troubleshoots and provides customer support for software operating systems and application issues; analyzes and documents client needs and requirements; serves as liaison with clients, participates in meetings to ensure client needs are met and may make client presentations; may serve as task or team lead, exercising leadership in either a technical role training other software engineers and implementing and enforcing established standards and technologies, or in a project coordination role leading tasks and assuming responsibility for the design, development, test and delivery of a software system or application. Also requires comprehensive knowledge of the principles, practices, and procedures used in all phases of full life cycle applications and systems development, engineering, programming, and analysis.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 5 years’ directly related experience in the design, writing, and testing of computer programs or database development.

Systems Engineer
Functional Responsibility: Designs software tools and subsystems to support software reuse and domain analysis. Interprets software requirements and design specifications to code, and integrates and tests software components. Specialized experience includes: analytically solving workflows, organization, and/or planning problems. General experience includes increasing responsibilities in systems engineering.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 3 years’ experience of which at least one year must be specialized.

Quality Assurance Specialist
Functional Responsibility: Assists in the evaluation of software and associated documentation. Participates in formal and informal reviews to determine quality; presents IV&V results and troubleshoots technical problems; makes recommendations to improve overall quality. Specialized experience includes: Configuration Management, IV&V, software testing and integration, software metrics and their application to software quality assessment. General experience includes increasing responsibilities in quality assurance, quality control and IV&V.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 4 years’ experience of which two years must be specialized.

Network Engineer
Functional Responsibility: Analyzes local and wide area network systems, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices; resolves interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms including email, file transfer, multimedia, teleconferencing, and the like; configures systems to user requirements; supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed; performs various tests and documents results; administers and maintains local and wide area networks; provides technical support and troubleshooting to users; plans network layout design; may administer network security; may perform database administration; may supervise and direct the work of lower level personnel; may serve as technical team or task lead. Also must have advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network administration and engineering plus advanced knowledge of and ability to use relevant hardware, software and other equipment is required.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 8 years’ related network design/administration experience.

Senior Network Administrator
Functional Responsibility: Analyzes local and wide area network systems, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting, and upgrading operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices; resolves interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms including email, file transfer, multimedia, teleconferencing, and the like; configures systems to user requirements; supports the acquisition of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed; performs various tests and documents results; administers and maintains local and wide area networks; provides technical support and troubleshooting to users; plans network layout design; may administer network security; may perform database administration; may supervise and direct the work of lower level personnel; may serve as technical team or task lead. Also must have advanced knowledge of the principles, methods, and techniques used in network administration and engineering plus advanced knowledge of and ability to use relevant hardware, software and other equipment is required.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 8 years’ related network design/administration experience.

Analyst
Functional Responsibility: Serves as an IT business analyst and conducts systems analysis within the Customer’s time frame/cost parameters. Participates identifying problems and/or potential problems and in the planning, organizing, and performance of work for one or more technical subtasks within the relevant IT subject matter domain of the project. Under the technical guidance and expertise of project management staff, contributes to the performance of technical project activities and the preparation of IT work products. Ensures that all system products meet quality standards. Works as part of the project team; technical and managerial guidance is provided; normally works as a member of a team effort.
Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college/university in Computer Science or related technical field.
Minimum Experience: 1 year of business experience with experience demonstrating the ability in analyzing business/financial/IT systems with a view towards identifying problems and developing potential solutions

Experience & Degree Substitution Equivalencies
Due to the availability or limitation of education, occasionally substitution of experience as referenced below for a professional labor type with additional years of experience will be provided per the approval of the federal agency acquiring the service.
Equivalent Degree Experience
Associate’s 2 years relevant experience
Bachelor’s Associate’s degree + 2 years relevant experience or 4 years relevant experience
Master’s Bachelor’s plus 2 years relevant experience or Associate’s degree + 4 years relevant experience or 6 years relevant experience
PhD Master’s + 2 years relevant experience, or Bachelor’s + 4 years relevant experience, Associate’s +6 years relevant experience, or 8 years relevant experience