Some contracts are worse than others. This one was not great. The main problem with this position at GDIT was the boss, nightmare to work for if you didn't work hours off the clock and if you generally followed the law. He is your pal till you cross him. Since GDIT wised up and forced him to retire I've heard it has been pretty good down there. I have since changed jobs though.
Company could have done a much better implementation of closing our facility down and subsequent layoff of almost all of the engineering expertise of a significant portion of future business. The company should have reduced ranks at Headquarters as it was evident that engineers and management have no clue about product design and development in the international marketplace.
If I was CEO I would do a massive house cleaning. I would listen carefully to the employees with courage enough to talk. I would fire all the non college educated who you know or brother/sister - law types who are many of the current managers.