Procurement Analyst/Buyer - Military veterans preferred

Unisys Corporation - Federal Systems (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Position Summary / Responsibilities:

We are currently seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Procurement Analyst/Buyer to join our team in  Reston, VA to begin an exciting and challenging career with Unisys Federal Systems.

The buyer position will provide daily procurement oversight to support Civilian\DoD\HLS contracts and proposal activity in addition to supporting other Unisys business initiatives. Acts as a liaison between procurement and operations and conducts internal and external reviews to ensure that all issues are resolved in accordance with company policies and procedures, customer requirements, and management direction.

  • Conducts sourcing activities, creates solicitations, evaluates responses, and makes awards based on diverse program requirements. Many of these sourcing activities may involve service related functions in support of program and proposal activities.
  • Performs cost/price analysis, and reviews and assess terms and conditions and provisions of agreements for complex solicitations,
  • Identifies and implement cost savings methodologies to ensure adherence to program and company goals.
  • Develops, negotiates, makes commitments, and administers Purchase Orders of moderate to high dollar value risk and complexity.
  • Interacts and negotiates with supplier and customer counterparts and management.
  • Continually monitors and evaluates supplier performance to ensure compliance and implement appropriate action as required.  
  • Maintains working knowledge of company practices and policies and governing customer acquisition requirements. 
  • Work well with other team members to maintain a high level of customer satisfaction while managing multiple priorities.
  • Other duties, as assigned, in support of management’s goals and objectives.


The successful candidate will have a minimum of 3 - 5 years of buying experience working for Federal government contractors.  

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent

Contract Negotiations

Issuing HW\SW\Maintenance RFP\RFQ’s and PO’s

About Unisys

Do you have what it takes to be mission critical?

Your skills and experience could be mission critical for our Unisys team supporting the Federal Government in their mission to protect and defend our nation, and transform the way government agencies manage information and improve responsiveness to their customers.  As a member of our diverse team, you’ll gain valuable career-enhancing experience as we support the design, development, testing, implementation, training, and maintenance of our federal government’s critical systems.

Apply today to become mission critical and help our nation meet the growing need for IT security, improved infrastructure, big data, and advanced analytics.

Unisys is a global information technology company that solves complex IT challenges at the intersection of modern and mission critical. We work with many of the world's largest companies and government organizations to secure and keep their mission-critical operations running at peak performance; streamline and transform their data centers; enhance support to their end users and constituents; and modernize their enterprise applications. We do this while protecting and building on their legacy IT investments. Our offerings include outsourcing and managed services, systems integration and consulting services, high-end server technology, cybersecurity and cloud management software, and maintenance and support services. Unisys has more than 23,000 employees serving clients around the world.

Unisys offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from first day of employment, a 401k with an immediately vested company match, vacation and educational benefits. To learn more about Unisys visit us at

Unisys is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) - Minorities, Females, Disabled Persons, and Veterans.

Req ID = 2019-5201