Advanced Plans Acquisition Support Engineer Job



  Full Time   Employee

United States

Advanced Plans Acquisition Support Engineer (Job Number:420249)


Job Description:

The Advanced Plans Acquisition Support Engineer requires a detailed understanding of government satellite systems acquisitions. The position requires an ability to assist the customer with defining technical spacecraft and ground systems requirements, defining a coherent acquisition strategy, and initiating major contracts with industry partners. The position requires that a successful candidate demonstrate a technical understanding of space systems, a working knowledge of government budget requirements, a sound understanding of contracting regulations, and a familiarity with the NRO’s systems engineering practices.

Specific duties include:

Draft acquisition documentation to include acquisition plan, fee plan/milestone payment plan, statement of work, contract data requirements list, and other documentation required for a competitive source selection.

Monitor performance requirements and identify disconnects with Request for Proposal (RFP) intent and available budget.

Support processes to track and report progress on the accomplishment of all contract actions.

Identify critical program milestones and match them with appropriate contract requirements.

Develop artifacts and briefings in support of critical oversight reviews to include National Intelligence Acquisition Board (NIAB), Acquisition Strategy Councils (ASC), Contract Review Panels (CRP), and Quarterly Program Reviews (QPR).

Support technical evaluations of contractor proposals.

Review complex technical design documentation and provide formal and informal feedback to the COTR and other customer personnel.

Liaise with mission analysis and technical requirements teams to ensure completeness across the acquisition.

Coordinate with other acquisition offices to ensure “end to end” acquisitions that reflect sound systems engineering practices.

Other duties as specified by the COTR and Program Manager.

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and fourteen (14) years or more experience; Masters and twelve (12) years or more experience; PhD or JD and nine (9) years or more experience

Clearance Requirement:

Must currently possess TS/SCI with Poly

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a leading provider of technical, engineering and enterprise information technology services to the U.S. government. Our 13,000 employees deliver systems engineering and information technology offerings for large, complex government programs, as well as a broad range of higher-end, differentiated technology services. The company is headquartered in McLean, Va. For more information, visit

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 5, 2016, 3:38:10 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-CHANTILLY
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: None
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

To apply for this job, contact:
Jane Ormerod

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