System Engineering Cost Estimator Job

9/19/16
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

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  Full Time   Employee


Reston
Virginia
United States

System Engineering Cost Estimator (Job Number:420594)

Description:



SAIC is seeking a junior to mid-level System Engineering Cost Estimator to support a government customer in Reston, VA.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The qualified candidate will join a diverse team that provides cost analysis, requirements analysis, and engineering support to the Federal Government. In particular, the team helps the government to assess acquisition strategies for current and future Space, Ground, and IT systems. These assessments generally focus on affordability and schedule, ultimately informing program budgets and investment decisions.

Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Working closely with IC partners to identify and collect cost, schedule, and technical data to support analysis
- Developing and employing MS Excel-based models and tools to analyze data and provide recommendations to senior government leadership
- Evaluating acquisition plans put forth by IC partners and assess their feasibility to deliver requirements within cost and schedule constraints
- Supporting architecture studies to identify potential new trade spaces and opportunities for investment within the IC

Qualifications:

**Must be a US CITIZEN that holds an ACTIVE TS/SCI with POLY**

REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

- BS in Science, Engineering, Physics, Math, Operations Research, Statistics, or a related field
- 5+ years of experience within either the Intelligence Community or Department of Defense
- Proficient with Microsoft Excel
- Understanding of core systems engineering disciplines and processes

DESIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

- 5+ years of experience within the Intelligence Community
- Experience with Microsoft Excel VBA

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Aug 3, 2016, 1:00:59 PM
Primary Location: United States-VA-RESTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI CI 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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