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Senior Cost Strategy Manager

Job ID: 2011027
Location: HUNTSVILLE, AL, United States
Date Posted: Jul 7, 2020
Category: Business Development
Subcategory: Cost Strategy
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
Minimum Clearance Required: Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: Yes

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Job Description

Description

SAIC is currently seeking a Cost Strategy Senior Manager to join our C-RAM program here in Huntsville, Alabama. This is a completely remote position. 



Job Description::

 

  • Perform a variety of cost and economic analyses to include parametric cost estimating, life cycle cost analysis, cost estimating relationship development, cost benefit analyses, analysis of alternatives, cost risk analysis, project forecasting, cost-benefit analysis and software cost estimating.
  • Develop and maintain Program Office Estimates (POEs) using Automated Cost Estimator & Integrated Tools (ACEIT) and Excel.
  • Review and analyze work breakdown structure (WBS) and system requirements to develop Life Cycle Cost Estimates (LCCEs).
  • Work cross-functionally with Engineering and Logistics teams to understand and model the weapon system's acquisition cost.
  • Perform data collection and analysis to develop cost methodologies, including Cost Estimating Relationships (CERs).
  • Conduct what-if scenarios, document justification for cost variables, and construct and present Program Management briefings to leadership.
  • Develop Business Case Analyses (BCAs), Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCEs) and  Analysis of Alternatives (AoAs) in support of contracting actions.
  • Provide programmatic support such as schedule development/assessment, earned value management analysis, program management plans and integration, strategic planning analysis, acquisition and fielding support, database management, technical, logistical and operational requirements.
  • Follow cost estimating guidelines and financial management regulations to ensure costs are projected in the correct appropriation.
  • Develop and maintain Cost Analysis Requirement Descriptions (CARDs).
  • Contribute effectively to working groups through oral and written communication and cooperative working relationships.

Qualifications

Education & Experience:

 

Bachelor’s degree and 18+ year of related experience required, preferably in Engineering, Math, Operations Research, Economics, Finance, or a similar discipline


Required Skills:

 

  • Proficient in the use of cost estimating and risk tools such as ACEIT, SEER-SEM, @RISK and Crystal Ball.

  • Certified Cost Estimator/Analyst (CCE/A) designation from the International Cost Estimating and Analysis Association (ICCEA)

  • Must have an Active Secret Clearance 




Overview

SAIC is a premier technology integrator solving our nation's most complex modernization and readiness challenges. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes high-end solutions in engineering, IT, and mission solutions. Using our expertise in existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions. We are 25,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has pro forma annual revenues of nearly $7.1 billion. For more information, visit saic.com. For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom. For SAIC benefits information, see Working at SAIC. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

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