Defense System Acquisition Specialist, Senior

Key Role:
Analyze, assess and coordinate acquisition program documentation, including an Acquisition Strategy, Acquisition Program Baseline, and Acquisition Decision Memorandums and leverage expertise in acquisitions for integrated product teams regarding all statutory, regulatory, and policy updates impacting acquisition documentation requirements. Build and maintain relationships with external stakeholders, including the Resource Sponsor, Requirements Officer, and Operational Test Authority to ensure successful program execution and obtain concurrence on an acquisition way-ahead. Execute acquisition requirements, including the DoD 5000 series, applicable OMB circulars, Defense Acquisition Guide, and DoD Guide to Planning and Scheduling, as demonstrated by expertise in contents and application of each in the acquisition life cycle. Analyze the development of acquisition documents, including the Initial Capabilities Document, Capability Development Document, Acquisition Strategy, Acquisition Program Baseline, Program Management Plan, Acquisition Decision Memorandum, Affordability Estimate, Analysis of Alternatives, and Cost Analysis and Requirements Description.

Basic Qualifications:

-5+ years of experience with DoD acquisition programs, including ACAT I-IV and AAP performing systems acquisition

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

-Ability to self-start and multitask in a fast-paced environment and prioritize multiple tasks with minimal supervision

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with a Navy acquisition program office or program management a plus

-Knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR) and DFARS

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Possession of excellent organizational skills

-MA, MS, MBA, or JD degree a plus

-DAWIA Level III in Program Management or PMP Certification

-PMI RMP Certification

Clearance:

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.

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