181873 - Cost Analyst
Pax River
$100000 to $120000.00 DOE
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Cost Analyst for an opening in Pax River, VA.

The successful candidate will have excellent communication, quantitative, research, analytical skills and the capability to lead and contribute to large defense programs and studies that the company undertakes. The ideal candidate will be a self-starter, creative, forward-thinking, a proven leader, and willing to help solve problems with the cost team.

" Perform cost estimation and/or analysis using a variety of techniques (i.e., modeling, parametric analysis, engineering estimates, learning curve, risk analysis, and cost estimating relationships) for military systems acquisition in order to develop LCCEs, Independent Cost Estimates (IGCEs), TOCs, BCAs, CBAs, ROI calculations, Will Cost/Should Cost determination, risk analysis and assessments, AoAs, and/or program budget development support.
" Formulate the development of long-range work plans, schedules, broad concepts, and objectives leading to the execution and enhancement of cost estimating and analysis effort capabilities.
" Develop and define the broad areas encompassed by cost analysis and keep continually apprised of DoD or Federal concepts, philosophies, and enunciations.
" Perform DoD or Federal systems cost estimating, processes, analytical methods, and techniques to gather, analyze, and evaluate data and develop cost analysis products.
" Formulate conclusions and propose researched solutions to problems relating to improvement of cost estimating effectiveness.
" Develop cost estimating relationships and design cost estimating methods.
" Apply advanced statistical techniques and interact with customers and colleagues expertly and effectively when resolving problems.
" Apply leadership skills and the ability to manage competing priorities, multiple tasks, and work requirements.

" A bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, economics, engineering, or related field is required.
" Minimum of eight (8) years of experience in DoD cost estimating and DoD acquisition experience
" Hands-on experience with the Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tools (ACE-IT) software package required and other packages, to include PRICE, QSM, or SEER, are highly valued.
" CCEA certification preferred
" Navy cost experience a plus
" Intermediate/Advanced experience with Microsoft Products is required.
" Strong client management skills
" Proven success managing all phases of acquisition programs

Accredited Bachelor's degree in mathematics, statistics, economics, engineering, or related field is required.


MISCELLANEOUS: Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

LaVada Pulley
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x260 or (800) 927-9318 x260

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.