Program Manager (Cost Estimation) - Military veterans preferred

Kellogg Brown & Root (


  full-time   employee

United States

Program Manager (Cost Estimation)

Location VA - Chantilly

Req # 6291

Minimum Clearance Required CI Poly

Thank you for your interest in joining the KBR team. Together, we can leverage the next generation of advanced technologies to deliver industry-leading capabilities across land, air, sea, space, and cyberspace. Our goal is to deliver innovative solutions using an agile, mission-first approach to address the most difficult technical challenges facing our customers. The only way that we can tackle these challenges is by recruiting the brightest minds in the industry to join our team.

KBR is a system engineering and software development company operating principally in the Federal Government sector, and headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia with offices Nationwide. KBR has been selected as one of the best companies to work for in America by The Great Place to Work Institute and as one of the top employers in the DC Metro area by the Washingtonian Magazine. Centauri offers challenging work, competitive salaries, an incentive bonus program and one of the most competitive health and welfare benefits packages in the region for you and your family.

KBR is seeking a highly motivated Program Manager to provide knowledge and expertise applying principles, theories and methods of cost estimation and earned value management analysis in support of our Government customers. An active TS/SCI with CI Polygraph is required.


  • Senior program manager for a cost and requirements analysis organization, providing strategic program management, analysis, and supervision to contractor staff across all mission support areas. Provide expert guidance, direction, mentorship, and personnel management to contract staff in all cross-domain activities; manage and interface any issues with government or contract staff


  • Must possess fifteen years total experience relevant to national security systems, and at least ten years’ experience in a relevant technical area (e.g., cost estimating). The applicant must also have ten years’ combined experience as a team, program, or project leader.


  • Must possess a master’s degree in a technical, engineering, or quantitative discipline, to include engineering, physics, computer science, operations research, or economics. Bachelor’s degree acceptable in lieu of experience.

Security Requirements:

  • Must currently hold a Top Secret security clearance with CI Poly

In compliance with the U.S. federal government’s vaccine mandate, only candidates who will be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 or who have a reasonable accommodation or approved medical exception will be considered for this position.

KBR is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other factor protected by law.