Cost Engineer, Senior<br /> Key Role: <br />Oversee and participate in cost teams to perform independent cost engineering and cost analysis of DoD programs by translating technical requirements into cost information. Lead and assist with identifying and collecting cost data, preparing work breakdown structures, analyzing cost reporting plans and reviewing cost reports, normalizing data, performing statistical regression analysis, learning curve analysis, and other analyses, estimating the costs of software development and maintenance, modeling in Excel using dynamic formulas, including complex conditional statements and database lookup commands, assessing, quantifying, and incorporating cost uncertainty through Monte Carlo discrete event simulation, documenting and presenting results, communicating with stakeholders, and participating in various program meetings. Use analyses to support successful program acquisition milestone reviews, support contract negotiations, program budget submittals, should cost initiatives to improve program efficiency, and evaluate the costs of multiple future program options. This position is located in Washington, DC. <br /><br />Basic Qualifications:<br />-Experience with data collection and analysis <br />-Experience with DoD acquisition and support for major milestones<br />-Experience with statistical regression analysis and probabilities<br />-Experience with discrete event simulation, including Monte Carlo simulation<br /><br />-Experience with Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint <br />-Ability to multi-task and work under minimal supervision<br />-Active Secret clearance<br />-BA or BS degree<br /><br />Additional Qualifications:<br />-Experience with manufacturing process flow<br />-Experience with supply chain management and logistics<br />-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills <br />-Possession of excellent collaboration skills<br />-Possession of excellent leadership and teamwork skills<br />-TS/SCI clearance<br />-BA or BS degree in Engineering, Operations Research, Mathematics, Economics, or related field<br />-International Cost Estimating and Analysis Association (ICEAA) Certified Cost Estimator/Analyst (CCEA) a plus<br /><br />Clearance:<br />Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.<br /><br />We're an EOE that empowers our people-no matter their race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, or other protected characteristic-to fearlessly drive change.