IT Acquisition SETA with contracts focus - Military veterans preferred

2020-05-25
SAIC (www.saic.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Chantilly
Virginia
20151
United States

Description

Job Description

SAIC has an immediate opening for a talented IT Acquisition SETA with significant experience in contracts management. This role joins a team providing complete life cycle acquisition technical advice and support to our NRO’s Communications Directorate customer.  Qualified candidates must provide acquisition and contracts expertise, continuity of effort, and value-added judgement on a full spectrum of activities from pre-acquisition to program execution and performance management.  Current TS/SCI level clearance with Polygraph is required.

Daily Activities include:

  • Provide overall lifecycle acquisition and program management support to the customer Program Manager(s), Contracting Officer’s Technical Representative(s), and Contracting Officer(s) 

  • Support the planning and execution of end-to-end acquisition life-cycle functions, including:

    • Performing Market research
    • Assisting in the development of acquisition strategies, acquisition plans, program requirements, incentive arrangements

    • Drafting acquisition documents including, but not limited to, Acquisition Strategies, Acquisition Plans, Statements of Work (SOW), Task Orders, and other required solicitation/contract attachments

    • Developing Requests for Proposal (RFP)

    • Development of Contractor Bidders’ Library for supported acquisitions

    • Proactive identification, assessment and resolution of risks associated with acquisition approaches for supported acquisitions

    • Supporting source selection activities as an advisor

    • Conducting programmatic analysis and provide strategic recommendations for activities or projects throughout the acquisition cycle

    • Supporting performance management activities

    • Providing expertise and support administering and managing contracts

    • Conducting analysis and monitoring of requirements, performance metrics, financial limitations, and schedule of awarded contracts/programs

  • Provide recommendations to improve acquisition planning processes and streamline acquisitions as well as the management of awarded items

  • Track and perform programmatic reviews of non-SETA contract CDRLs
  • Provide administrative support to non-SETA contract award fee activities

  • Assist the Government with the oversight of the execution of non-SETA contracts

  • Participate in identifying and coordinating actions across the team

Qualifications

TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and six (6) years or more of related experience; Masters and four (4) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years

Significant experience may be considered in lieu of education.

  
  • Ability to establish trust-relationships as well as build and lead highly functioning, multi- faceted and “joint” teams across various operational sites
  • Demonstrated ability to simultaneously manage multiple tasks and deliverables
  • Possess knowledge of industry accepted standards and best practices related to Acquisition, Contracts Management and Project Management
  • Proven technical IT expertise and communications skills that demonstrate the ability to interface with all levels of management
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct analysis and evaluations - making recommendations and providing professional advice and assistance to include preparing criteria and analytical aids, briefings, reports, and presentations 
  • Experienced in resource and requirements analysis, planning, coordination, and scheduling
  • Ability to apply technical expertise in proper context for management review
  • Skilled/comfortable working in high-tempo environment, able to be flexible and to adjust to dynamic political, technical and/or fiscal challenges 
  • Active TS SCI clearance with CI Polygraph