Systems Acquisition Specialist in Wharton, NJ at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 3/5/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0024442

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Systems Acquisition Specialist

Key Role:

Assist government procurement agencies with defining proposals, including Requests for Proposal (RFPs) and qualifying vendors. Apply comprehensive knowledge of the defense acquisition process to support customers in the analysis and improvement of acquisition process, policy, and procedures. Devise innovative strategies for deploying and implementing new acquisition policy initiatives and measure the effectiveness of implementation. Use quantitative analytical techniques to assess system acquisition process issues and develop risk reduction and mitigation approaches for improve acquisition and program planning, control, and execution.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with DoDI 5000.02

-5+ years of experience with Army programs and acquisitions management 

-Experience with Microsoft Office, including Word, PowerPoint, and Excel 

-Ability to define project risks and analyze mitigation strategies

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree in Engineering or 5 years of experience with acquisition management as a government contractor

Additional Qualifications:

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent customer service skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.

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