Intermediate Cost Analyst

ECS   •  

Dahlgren, VA

Industry: Business Services


5 - 7 years

Posted 49 days ago

Job Description:

  • Assisting in execution of DoD Business Operations for complex weapon systems
  • Ability to work within a team to resolve issues and present solutions to senior leadership
  • Cost Estimating and Modeling
  • Developing cost models and incorporating cost risk analysis
  • Preparing estimates for changes in technical and/or funding baselines
  • Preparing independent government cost estimates for Acquisition Strategy Panels
  • Participating in CARD recommendations and engaging in reviews of cost models and data accuracy and adequacy both internally and with OSD CAPE
  • Cost Analysis
  • Coordinate information with programs and functional areaso Conducting data normalization, statistical analysis and empirical analyses using applicable databases
  • Preparing and providing Analyses of Alternatives, Business Case Analyses, and mid-term and far-term architecture planning studies
  • Cost Data Analysis and Collection
  • Developing initial cost data collection plans and validation methods for earned value and other contractor cost data reporting requirements
  • Developing and maintaining of cost policy process improvements
  • Developing and maintaining of Government owned cost databases
  • Preparing and participating in cost scenario reviews
  • Preparing unit cost data for congressionally required reports
  • Affordability Analysis
  • Assisting in the preparation of prioritized requirements lists and their justification
  • Participating in affordability reviews providing the data's basis and to identify potential trade-offs, providing impact and assessing alternatives
  • Providing the cost estimates to support agency budget submissions and Acquisition baseline documents

Required Skills:

  • 5+ years of applicable experience; or
  • MS/MA in a related field and 3+ years of applicable experience
  • MS Office proficient (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
  • The ability to obtain or currently possess a DoD Secret clearance