We deliver custom technology solutions to solve your data challenges

Transforming Data from
Inception to Impact

Your Partner in Resolving Data Issues

Amida Technology Solutions, Inc. (Amida) is a software services company, founded in 2013, that solves the most complex challenges in data interoperability, exchange, governance, and security. From conception through deployment, we create and manage solutions that enable the reliable exchange of sensitive information.

Amida securely designs, develops, and deploys data platforms for federal, state, and commercial clients. Many of our solutions are based on open-source components, including some that we built ourselves. The consuming applications support business intelligence, predictive analytics (including Artificial Intelligence [AI], Machine Learning [ML], and Natural Language Processing [NLP]), and downstream transactions. We also help to select, configure, and run commercial-off-the-shelf applications for clients.

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Our Values

What We Stand For

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Impact

We care about outcomes.

We focus on work that enables secure access to reliable data that drive insights and inform decisions.

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Excellence

We care about details.

We lean forward – with urgency, transparency, and integrity – to identify problems, find solutions, and deliver exceptional results.

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Joy

We care about people.

We believe joy is a result of impact and excellence. We nourish talent, encourage growth, embrace challenge, and seize opportunities to help each other.

Meet Amida’s Team

Our leaders bring vast experience and ideas and are committed to the success of our employees and customers.
Amida Leaders exemplify our values of Impact, Excellence and Joy.

  • Alain Briancon

    Dr. Alain Briancon, Amida’s Vice President, Engineering, has vast experience designing big-data systems, Artificial Intelligence (AI) solutions, enterprise software, and mobile and Internet of Things (IoT) systems. He is a serial innovator and inventor with eighty-eight granted patents, including twenty-seven related to AI and data science. Briancon’s career has spanned more than thirty years in the industry, including senior management positions at Kantar Profiles, AMPEX, Cerebri AI, and InterDigital. He graduated with a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

  • Mike Hiner

    Mike Hiner is Amida’s Chief Technology Officer and has years of experience in planning and developing enterprise-grade web applications and networks. He has been a leader in product management for medical devices and in enterprise documentation and form management applications. His accomplishments at Amida include the development and documentation of a standalone processing engine for multiple medical claims file formats from a Hadoop cluster into a normalized format for intake. Hiner is fluent across a range of software, operating systems, cloud environments, programming languages, and scripting languages. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science from Boston University.

  • Margaret Kelley

    Margaret leads Amida’s dedicated back-office team, which includes accounting, pricing, contracts, IT, human resources, and compliance efforts. Previously, she served as Director of Compliance, Finance, and Business Operations. Prior to joining Amida, she managed financial reporting and analysis at an international manufacturer. She also held management positions at Marriott and the Allegis Group in the areas of corporate treasury and global cash management, planning and control, and credit and operations. Margaret has a Bachelor’s degree in International Business and Management from Dickinson College in Carlisle, PA, and a certificate in Financial Management from Cornell University.

  • Peter L. Levin

    Peter L. Levin has served at senior levels of leadership in the federal government, the private sector, and academe. Immediately prior to co-founding Amida, he was Senior Advisor to the Secretary and Chief Technology Officer of the Department of Veterans Affairs, where he led their health record modernization initiative. His background is in applied math and computer simulations. He has published in peer-reviewed journals as well as distinguished outlets in the popular press. Peter is an adjunct senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security.

  • Matthew McCall

    Matthew is a co-founder of Amida and has led many of Amida’s technical projects since the start of the company. He has extensive experience in Healthcare Information Technology, working for clients across the federal, state, private, and academic sectors.
    Prior to Amida,  Matthew was the first-ever Presidential Innovation Fellow, building open source and reusable components within the Department of Veterans Affairs for their “Blue Button” program. Matthew also helped launch OSEHRA, an organization dedicated to growing the adoption of the Department of Veterans Affairs open source Electronic Medical Record, VistA. He has nearly twenty years of experience across many aspects of project management, systems design, engineering, data management, and analysis. Matthew holds his Bachelor of Science in Management Information Systems from the Perdue School of Business at Salisbury University.

  • Randy Miskanic

    As Chief Growth Officer, Randy is responsible for the development and implementation of Amida’s comprehensive growth strategy, which includes new business opportunities, developing partnerships, and market expansion. He has served the federal government in multiple senior-level technology and law enforcement roles. These include Deputy Chief Inspector with the U.S. Postal Inspection Service, and Vice President Digital Solutions, Chief Information Security Officer, and Chief Information Officer for the U.S. Postal Service. Since his retirement from federal service, he has held senior roles leading cybersecurity and enterprise resilience programs at UBS, Freddie Mac, and Bank of the West / BNP Paribas. Randy is currently an adjunct faculty member at Carnegie Mellon University, board advisor for cybersecurity investments and an active volunteer for conservation efforts in Jackson, Wyoming, where he resides.

  • Joe Nudi lll

    In his role as Chief Data Architect, Joe is responsible for Amida’s efforts on programs related to data engineering, data warehousing, and data governance. A proven leader with more than fifteen years of experience in data engineering and integration, he focuses on providing innovative solutions and customer support to ensure client satisfaction. Joe managed an Enterprise Data Catalog for a large government organization. He also spent many years in numerous engineering roles at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield, where he gained extensive experience in the management and delivery of large-scale IT transformation initiatives. Joe holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Union College.

  • Margaret Schmitt

    As General Manager of Microelectronics Security, Margaret leads the development and commercial success of Amida’s cutting-edge semiconductor security solutions. She is an accomplished technology entrepreneur with a proven track record in driving technology innovation and revenue growth. In her prior role as CEO and President of CGTech, Margaret led a digital manufacturing software business. She was previously a senior executive at Ansys, where she focused on their software business for secure electronics, avionics, and communication. She has also held engineering roles at Apache Design Solutions, Sun Microsystems, and IBM.

  • Mukundan Srinivasan

    Mukundan is responsible for daily business operations at Amida. He was previously the Chief Information Officer (CIO) for the Commonwealth of Virginia’s Department of Medical Assistance Services. There, he initiated the modernization effort of the Medicaid Management Information System (MMIS) and rolled out various modules as part of the Medicaid Enterprise System. Mukundan led the development of a state-of-the-art encounter processing system for Virginia Medicaid, and Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) certified the system. He was instrumental in making Virginia the first state to go live with CMS’s Transformed Medicaid Statistical Information System (T-MSIS). Mukundan also led the implementation of the North Carolina Medicaid Information System in 2013 when he was with CSC, as well as Virginia’s MMIS in 2003 when he was with First Health Services.

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Amida’s Certifications

Amida takes information security seriously – for our clients and for ourselves. We are ISO-27001 and Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) certified, HIPAA compliant, and we are pursuing certifications for HITRUST.

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Contract Vehicles

Amida works with U.S. Federal Government agencies including the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), the Department of Defense (DoD), Health and Human Services (HHS) and various State agencies. Federal and State agencies can access our services using the following contract vehicles.

GSA Multiple Award Schedule (MAS)

Under the MAS Program, GSA issues long-term government-wide contracts that provide federal, state, and local government buyers access to commercial products, services, and solutions at pre-negotiated pricing.

Amida’s GSA MAS Schedule and related SIN’s (Special Item Numbers):

47QTCA18D00CN

SIN Categories:

  • 54151HEAL
  • 54151S
  • 541611
  • OLM

State Contract Vehicles

Commonwealth of Virginia IT Contingent Labor contract

The Commonwealth of Virginia’s IT Contingent Labor (ITCL) contract provides a streamlined and standardized contingent labor procurement process for Commonwealth agencies, leveraging a network of qualified staffing providers to meet the diverse needs of the Commonwealth.

CAI Tier II partner – SOW services within the following specialty areas:

  • Application Development
  • Business Intelligence
  • Business Processing Reengineering
  • Enterprise Architecture
  • Staff Augmentation Support

Contract Vehicles With Partners

In addition to our GSA MAS schedule, Amida has access to a wide range of alternative contract vehicles through our diverse network of partners. Contact us to inquire about how we can form a team to work together.

  • VA T4NG
  • VA, VHA AVAIL
  • VA CEDAR
  • NITAAC SB CIOSP3
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Our Solutions are available on

DoD OTA Tradewind Solutions Marketplace

We help advance the DoD’s use of AI, ML, and NLP technologies to protect our nation’s security by
enabling the reliable exchange of sensitive information.

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Novel Methodology to Secure Microelectronic Systems

We reveal vulnerabilities and malicious intrusions in microelectronic devices.

NAICS CODES

Amida is qualified to deliver services and products that are classified by the following NAICS codes:

  • 513210 Software Publishers
  • 518210 Data Processing, Hosting, and Related Services
  • 541511 Custom Computer Programming Services
  • 541512 Computer Systems Design Services
  • 541513 Computer Facilities Management Services
  • 541519 Other Computer Related Services
  • 541611 Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services
  • 541618 Other Management Consulting Services
  • 541690 Other Scientific and Technical Consulting Services
  • 541990 All Other Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services
  • 561110 Office Administrative Services
  • 561320 Temporary Help Services
  • 561990 All Other Support Services