Senior Cost Strategy Manager
- Military veterans preferred
2020-06-26 SAIC (www.saic.com)
Huntsville Alabama 35806 United States
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.
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.
Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s degree and 18+ year of related experience required, preferably in Engineering, Math, Operations Research, Economics, Finance, or a similar discipline
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)