Job Description

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Contracts Specialist, Senior

The Opportunity:  

As a senior contracts management professional, you’re eager to support both sides of the acquisition and contracts lifecycle in your clients’ missions. We’re looking for someone like you to be a liaison with the government. Bring your passion to support pre and post-award federal contracts and improve the processes that defend our nation. As a Federal Acquisition Management Professional at Booz Allen, you’ll work with our defense clients in support of the warfighter, aiding in the acquisition of all they need for optimal end strength and ensuring that their mission is our mission. This is an opportunity to make a direct impact on our country’s defense acquisition and contract process.  

On our team, you’ll be instrumental in developing pre-award packages for a client and determining contract structure, as well as managing the post-award contract administration for the program office. You will analyze potential changes in scope, cost, or schedule that may result in contractual impacts, draft contract modifications, advise on emergent contractual issues, and track pending and active contract actions. You’ll work on program and contract documentation and be responsible for the safe storage and handling of sensitive documents. You’ll grow your acquisition expertise regarding all statutory, regulatory, and policy updates impacting each project’s success. You'll be a hands-on acquisition professional able to think strategically but also perform the necessary day-to-day functions and lead the charge in driving actions forward. From working with your team to building and maintaining relationships with external stakeholders to obtaining concurrence, you’ll work to deliver meaningful contracts support to advance technologies for the warfighter.


Join us. The world can’t wait. 

You Have: 

  • 5+ years of experience in DoD contract management or contract administration
  • Experience in navigating and using the Federal Acquisition Regulation (FAR) and Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations System (DFARS)
  • Experience in Research and Development contracts
  • Experience with a wide variety of contract types within Fixed Price and Cost Reimbursable
  • Ability to independently draft all pre-award documentation for a Request for Proposal package
  • Secret clearance
  • HS diploma or GED

Nice If You Have: 

  • Experience with ACAT Level I and II programs
  • Experience with Other Transaction Agreements (OTAs)
  • Experience with software development requirements
  • Experience as a contracting officer or contract specialist
  • Experience with supporting the Navy or NAVSEA Program Office
  • Ability to self-start and multi-task in a fast-paced environment and prioritize multiple tasks with minimal supervision
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Certified Federal Contracts Manager (CFCM) Certification


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.  

Create Your Career: 

Grow With Us 

Your growth matters to us—that’s why we offer a variety of ways for you to develop your career. With professional and leadership development opportunities like upskilling programs, tuition reimbursement, mentoring, and firm-sponsored networking, you can chart a unique and fulfilling career path on your own terms.  

A Place Where You Belong 

Diverse perspectives cultivate collective ingenuity. Booz Allen’s culture of respect, equity, and opportunity means that, here, you are free to bring your whole self to work. With an array of business resource groups and other opportunities for connection, you’ll build your community in no time. 

Support Your Well-Being 

Our comprehensive benefits package includes wellness programs with HSA contributions, paid holidays, paid parental leave, a generous 401(k) match, and more. With these benefits, plus the option for flexible schedules and remote and hybrid locations, we’ll support you as you pursue a balanced, fulfilling life—at work and at home.  

Your Candidate Journey 

At Booz Allen, we know our people are what propel us forward, and we value relationships most of all. Here, we’ve compiled a list of resources so you’ll know what to expect as we forge a connection with you during your journey as a candidate with us.  


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choices, and support your total well-being. Our offerings include health, life, disability, financial, and retirement benefits, as well as paid leave, professional development, tuition assistance, work-life programs, and dependent care. Our recognition awards program acknowledges employees for exceptional performance and superior demonstration of our values. Full-time and part-time employees working at least 20 hours a week on a regular basis are eligible to participate in Booz Allen’s benefit programs. Individuals that do not meet the threshold are only eligible for select offerings, not inclusive of health benefits. We encourage you to learn more about our total benefits by visiting the Resource page on our Careers site and reviewing Our Employee Benefits page.

Salary at Booz Allen is determined by various factors, including but not limited to location, the individual’s particular combination of education, knowledge, skills, competencies, and experience, as well as contract-specific affordability and organizational requirements. The projected compensation range for this position is $65,300.00 to $149,000.00 (annualized USD). The estimate displayed represents the typical salary range for this position and is just one component of Booz Allen’s total compensation package for employees.

Work Model
Our people-first culture prioritizes the benefits of flexibility and collaboration, whether that happens in person or remotely.

  • If this position is listed as remote or hybrid, you’ll periodically work from a Booz Allen or client site facility.
  • If this position is listed as onsite, you’ll work with colleagues and clients in person, as needed for the specific role.

EEO Commitment

We’re an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change – no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

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