+ A bachelor?s degree in mathematics, statistics, economics, engineering, or related field is required.
+ Experience in DoD cost estimating and DoD acquisition experience
+ Hands-on experience with the Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tools (ACE-IT) software package required and other packages, to include PRICE, QSM, or SEER, are highly valued.
+ CCEA certification preferred
+ Navy cost experience a plus
+ Intermediate/Advanced experience with Microsoft Products is required.
+ Strong client management skills
+ Proven success managing all phases of acquisition programs
+ Secret clearance
+ Perform cost estimation and/or analysis using a variety of techniques (i.e., modeling, parametric analysis, engineering estimates, learning curve, risk analysis, and cost estimating relationships) for military systems acquisition in order to develop LCCEs, Independent Cost Estimates (IGCEs), TOCs, BCAs, CBAs, ROI calculations, Will Cost/Should Cost determination, risk analysis and assessments, AoAs, and/or program budget development support.
+ Formulate the development of long-range work plans, schedules, broad concepts, and objectives leading to the execution and enhancement of cost estimating and analysis effort capabilities.
+ Develop and define the broad areas encompassed by cost analysis and keep continually apprised of DoD or Federal concepts, philosophies, and enunciations.
+ Perform DoD or Federal systems cost estimating, processes, analytical methods, and techniques to gather, analyze, and evaluate data and develop cost analysis products.
+ Formulate conclusions and propose researched solutions to problems relating to improvement of cost estimating effectiveness.
+ Develop cost estimating relationships and design cost estimating methods.
+ Apply advanced statistical techniques and interact with customers and colleagues expertly and effectively when resolving problems.
+ Apply leadership skills and the ability to manage competing priorities, multiple tasks, and work requirements.