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TBIPS I.11 Technology Architect L3 – Windows 10

Solicitation number 20-166635

Publication date

Closing date and time 2020/01/13 13:00 EST

Last amendment date





    GSIN: D307A

    TBIPS I.11 Technology Architect L3 – Windows 10

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    Organization Name:

    Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development (DFATD)

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    Estimate Level of Effort:

    Two hundred and twenty (240) days for the initial period for up to three (3) resources

    Contract Duration:

    The contract period will be for an estimated twelve (12) months from the date of contract and two (2) possible option periods of 12 months each

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    Comprehensive Land Claim Agreement Applies:


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    Applicable Trade Agreements:

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO-AGP),
    • The North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA),
    • The Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA),
    • The Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • The Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA),
    • The Canada-Columbia Free Trade Agreement (CColFTA), and
    • The Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement (CPanFTA)

    Requirement Details

    Tendering Procedure: Selective Tendering

    This requirement is open only to those TBIPS Supply Arrangement Holders who qualified under Tier 1 for services in the National Capital Region for the following category

    1. One (1) Stream 3: IM/IT Services – I.11 Technology Architect – Level 3

    The following SA Holders have been invited to submit a proposal:

    Compugen Incorporated

    Evolving Web Inc.

    Excel Human Resources Inc.

    Gelder, Gingras & Associates Inc.

    Inround Innovations Incorporated, 3056058 Canada Inc., IN JOINT VENTURE

    Jumping Elephants Incorporated

    Randstad Interim Inc.


    T.I.7 Inc. in Joint Venture with Tiree Consulting Inc.

    Talentlab Inc.

    Teambuilder Consulting Inc.


    Thales Canada Inc.

    Veritaaq Technology House Inc.

    There is an incumbent company currently providing the services outlined in this solicitation

    Company: Excel Human Resources INC

    Total contract value including options = $93,750.00

    Contracted since June 2019

    Description of Work:

    Foreign Affairs Trade and Development Canada (DFATD) is seeking consulting services under the TBIPS Stream 3, Information Management/Information Technology Services for Technology Architect(s) – Level 3, to complement its current team of technical specialists.

    The objective of this contract is to provide Level 3 Technology Architect resource(s) to complement SIAO’s current team of technical specialists to maintain and support the Windows desktop platform. The technical specialists support major transformative initiatives that are changing both the landscape of the IM/IT ecosystem and our ways of managing both information and assets. Such initiatives include but are not restricted to the implementation and ongoing maintenance of Windows 10, Microsoft SCCM CB, the MS Office upgrades and Cloud computing initiatives

    Security Requirement: Common PS SRCL #19 applies

    Minimum Corporate Security Required: SECRET

    Minimum Resource Security Required: SECRET

    Contract Authority

    Name: Betty Woodman

    Phone Number: 343-203-6922

    Email Address:


    Inquiries regarding this RFP requirement must be submitted to the Contracting Authority named above. Request for Proposal (RFP) documents will be e-mailed directly from the Contracting Authority to the Qualified Supply Arrangement Holders who are being invited to bid on this requirement. BIDDERS ARE ADVISED THAT “BUYANDSELL.GC.CA” IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE DISTRIBUTION OF SOLICITATION DOCUMENTS. The Crown retains the right to negotiate with any supplier on any procurement. Documents may be submitted in either official language.

    NOTE: TaskBased Informatics Professional Services (TBIPS) Method of Supply is refreshed three (3) times per year. If you wish to find out how you can be a “Qualified SA Holder”, please contact

    Contract duration

    Refer to the description above for full details.

    Trade agreements

    • World Trade Organization Agreement on Government Procurement (WTO GPA)
    • Canada-Panama Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Korea Free Trade Agreement (CKFTA)
    • Canada-Honduras Free Trade Agreement
    • Canadian Free Trade Agreement (CFTA)
    • Canada-Chile Free Trade Agreement (CCFTA)
    • Canada-Colombia Free Trade Agreement
    • Canada-Peru Free Trade Agreement (CPFTA)
    • North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA)

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    Contact information

    Contracting organization

    Foreign Affairs, Trade And Development (Department Of)
    125 Sussex Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0G2
    Contracting authority
    Woodman, Betty
    200 prom du Portage
    Gatineau, QC, K1A 0G4

    Buying organization(s)

    Foreign Affairs, Trade And Development (Department Of)
    125 Sussex Dr
    Ottawa, Ontario, K1A0G2
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    Summary information

    Notice type
    Request for Proposal
    English, French
    Region(s) of delivery
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Region of opportunity
    National Capital Region (NCR)
    Procurement method
    Competitive – Selective Tendering

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