Sr Technical Analyst

Jacobs   •  

Rock Island, IL

Industry: Engineering Services

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 388 days ago

Jacobs is one of the world’s largest and most diverse providers of full-spectrum technical, professional and construction services for industrial, commercial and government organizations globally. The company employs over 54,000 people and operates in more than 25 countries around the world.

This position is temporary with an expected duration of 3 – 7 Months. 

 

The Candidate shall provide the required services for Technical Analysis Support for Evaluation of Sole Source Proposals and REAs for large scale efforts.  The Contractor shall provide analysis, expert advice, and work products to support Government personnel in conducting technical analyses for evaluation of sole source proposals. 

MAJOR DUTIES

The Candidate shall provide the required services for Technical Analysis Support for Evaluation of Sole Source Proposals and REAs for large scale efforts.  The Contractor shall provide analysis, expert advice, and work products to support Government personnel in conducting technical analyses for evaluation of sole source proposals.  Services shall be provided throughout the period of the evaluation and may require extended work hours, including weekends and holidays.  

Advice and work products shall be accurate, free of errors, and provide a supportable basis for determining whether, in accordance with applicable acquisition regulations and policies, the proposed costs are fair and reasonable, as well as realistic.  Advice and work products shall be supported by sound reasoning and subject matter expertise.  

Reports shall present accurate and insightful findings and recommendations supported by complete, concise, and convincing rationale.  Report findings and recommendations shall be thoroughly documented.   The Contractor shall provide the required services for Technical Analysis Support for Evaluation of Sole Source Proposals and REAs in support of a large scale requirement of a complex nature with copious technical data submission requirements.

Assist in Conducting Training Courses or Briefings for Government Personnel. The Candidate shall provide the required services to assist with conducting training courses or briefings for Government personnel in support of training events for small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Presentations and briefings shall be current, accurate, and technically sound.

100% of training products shall be vetted with the Government Lead prior to presentation or release.

Research and Respond to Inquiries.  The Candidate shall provide the required services to research and respond to daily phone calls and email correspondence in support of small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Telephone calls shall be courteous and indicate contractor status. Correspondence shall be prepared in the standardized format when required and shall be technically  sound and free of errors.  Responses shall be made in a timely manner.

In-depth  Research and Analysis of Emerging Policy, Regulations, Directives, or Industrial Issues. The Candidate shall provide the required services to perform research and analysis of emerging policy, regulations, directives, or industrial issues in support of small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Advice and work products shall be current,  accurate, and technically sound. Communication shall be professional and responsive.

Monitor and Track New and Changing Requirements. The Candidate shall provide the required services to monitor and track new and changing requirements in support of small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Input shall be prepared in the standardized format when required and shall be technically sound and free of errors. Communication shall be responsive and timely.

Prepare Briefings and Information Papers. The Candidate shall provide the required services to prepare briefings and information papers in support of small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Work products shall be prepared in the standardized format when required and shall be technically  sound and free of errors.  100% of work products shall be vetted  with the Government Lead prior to release.

AttendMeetings  andTeleconferences.TheCandidate shallprovidetherequiredservicestoattendmeetingsand teleconferencesinsupport ofsmall,medium,  andlargescaleefforts.Inputandupdatesshallbeaccurateandcurrent. Candidate personnel shallbeprofessional andindicate  contractorstatusattheonsetofthemeeting orteleconference. InterfacesbetweenJacobs,othercontractors, andclients,  asrequired.Otherduties  asassigned.

 

Proposal Evaluation Support.  The Candidate shall provide Proposal Evaluation Support services in support of the scalable ranges for program office support. Specific tasks include the following: assistance in developing independent cost estimates (ICE), assisting in cost/price analyses of proposals, and assisting in technical analyses of proposals.

 

Assist in Cost/Price Analysis of Proposals. The Candidate shall provide the required services to assist with cost/price analyses of proposals in support of small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Advice and work products shall be accurate, free of errors,  and provide a supportable basis for determining whether, in accordance with applicable acquisition regulations and policies,  the proposed costs are fair and reasonable, as well as realistic.  Work products shall be technically  sound and completed within the required timeframe.

 

Assist in Technical Analysis of Proposals. The Candidate shall provide the required services to assist with technical analyses of proposals in support of small, medium,  and large scale efforts. Advice and work products shall be accurate, free of errors,  and provide a supportable basis for determining whether, in accordance with applicable acquisition regulations and policies,  the proposed costs are fair and reasonable, as well as realistic.  Work products shall be technically  sound and completed within the required timeframe.

 

Qualifications

 

Demonstrated communication skills are required. Must be able to obtai a maintain  a DoD Secret security  clearance. Must possess demonstrate analytical  and problem  solving skills. Must possess demonstrated analytical  and problem solving skills. Experience with Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) is highly recommended. Must be able to effectively communicate with others. Must be familiar with the use  and integration of Microsoft Office application suite. Must have  an active DoD Secret security  clearance, or the ability to obtain an interim Secret clearance.

 

BA/BS with 10 years of experience required. Substitute additional education for years of experience. 

Demonstrated communication skills are required. Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret security clearance. Must possess experience in acquisition and life cycle management support in one or more of the following areas: Operations and Plans, Cost Variance Analysis, Project Management, Quality Assurance/Control, Property Administration, Logistics Management Specialist, Proposal Evaluation, Cost Monitoring/Variance Analysis, Technical Support for Requirements Development, Independent Cost Estimate Development, and Cost and Technical Analysis Support for the Evaluation of Competitive and Sole Source Proposals and Requests for Equitable Adjustment (REA).  

Experience with Logistics Civil Augmentation Program (LOGCAP) is highly recommended. Must be able to effectively communicate with others.  Must be willing to travel. Must possess demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills. Must be able to effectively communicate with others and have demonstrated supervisory skills. Must be familiar with the use and integration of Microsoft Office application suite.  Must have  an active DoD Secret security clearance, or the ability to obtain an interim Secret clearance.

Essential Functions: 

Physical Requirements 

Work may involve sitting or standing for extended periods of time.  Position may require filing, typing, and reading from a computer screen.  Must have sufficient mobility, included but not limited to: bending, reaching, turning and kneeling to complete daily duties in a timely and efficient manner. There is a possibility that due to parking availability and location of work, walking moderate to long distances may be required.  

Work Environment 

Generally an office environment, but can involve inside or outside work depending on task.  An inside environment may be a cubicle (considerations: close quarters, low to moderate noise, bright or dim lighting).  Needs to be able to work well with co-workers, customer, and all levels of management. The work location is Rock Island, IL however, remote work may be acceptable.

Equipment and Machines 

Ability to operate office equipment such as a personal computer, printer, copy machine, telephone, fax machine and other equipment including desk supplies and other work related tools as required.

Attendance 

Regular hours will be between Monday- Sunday 7:00am - 5:00pm all subject to change dependent on customer requirements.  Regular attendance of scheduled hours is extremely important, but not critical, except for deadlines and meetings.  Punctuality and regular attendance are necessary to meet deadlines. Must exhibit flexibility of work hours to adjust to surge situations based on critical mission requirements.

Other Essential Functions 

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers.  Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written.  Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to employees or others.  Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Independent personal transportation to office or work site is required.  Travel to and from customer’s locations and the test fields may be required to support projects.  This may involve airline travel.  In some cases, accommodations can possibly be made for POV, if necessary.  When operating any vehicle for work purposes, must wear seat belt and in addition, no cellular devices are to be used when vehicle is in motion.

The Jacobs System Lifecycle Group (SLG) enables the success of Department of Defense (DOD) and other Governmental organizations by providing unmatched systems life-cycle solutions. As a partner to our clients, we focus on innovative and cutting edge solutions that drive value. We take pride in sustaining a strong culture by remaining true to our Core Values: Profitable Growth is an Imperative, People are the heart of our business, Clients are our valued partners, and Performance excellence is our commitment. Jacobs offers a partnership in which you can grow personally and professionally with the advantages of strong leadership, competitive compensation and rewarding career paths. Come join the team whose work is destined to have a long-range effect on future generations.   

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 Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmation Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disbility, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. 
Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace. 

Primary Location: United States-Illinois-Rock Island

Job Posting: Sep 26, 2017, 12:45:51 AM

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