Advanced Cost Analyst

Job#: 2024692

Job Description:

Apex Systems is looking for a Advanced Cost Analyst in Dahlgren, VA to support one of our clients. This is a hybrid position on a fast paced, close knit team. If interested, please send your resume and call availability to [email protected]
  • Cost Estimating and Modeling
    • Develop cost models and incorporating cost risk analysis.
    • Prepare estimates for changes in technical and/or funding baselines.
    • Prepare independent government cost estimates for Acquisition Strategy Panels.
    • Participate in CARD recommendations and engage in reviews of cost models and data accuracy and adequacy both internally and with OSD CAPE.
  • Cost Analysis
    • Coordinate information with programs and functional areas.   
    • Conduct data normalization, statistical analysis and empirical analyses using applicable databases.
    • Prepare and provide Analyses of Alternatives, Business Case Analyses, and mid-term and far-term architecture planning studies. 
  • Cost Data Analysis and Collection
    • Develop and maintain cost policy process improvements.
    • Develop and maintain Government owned cost databases.
    • Prepare and participate in cost scenario reviews.
    • Prepare unit cost data for congressionally required reports.  
    Develop initial cost data collection plans and validation methods for earned value and other contractor cost data reporting requirements.
  • Affordability Analysis.
    • Assist in the preparation of prioritized requirements lists and their justification.
    • Participate in affordability reviews providing the datas basis and to identify potential trade-offs, providing impact and assessing alternatives.
    • Provide the cost estimates to support agency budget submissions and Acquisition baseline documents.
Required Skills:
  • Must be US Citizen open to obtaining or maintaining Active DoD Secret Security Clearance. 
  • BS/BA in a related field and 10+ years of applicable experience.
  • MS/MA in a related field and 7+ years of applicable experience.
  • MS Office proficient (Word, Excel, PowerPoint).
Desired Skills:
  • MS Degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Finance or related field.
  • Proficiency with the Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tool (ACEIT). 









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Apex Systems is a world-class IT services company that serves thousands of clients across the globe. When you join Apex, you become part of a team that values innovation, collaboration, and continuous learning. We offer quality career resources, training, certifications, development opportunities, and a comprehensive benefits package. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in many awards, including ClearlyRated's Best of Staffing® in Talent Satisfaction in the United States and Great Place to Work® in the United Kingdom and Mexico.

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Dahlgren, VA, US

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Date Posted:
April 30, 2024