Cost Analyst, Mid

The Challenge:

The right mixture of great ideas and funding can create powerful change. In a complex organization, allocating funding to where it can be most effective can be a challenge. That’s why we need you, a senior analyst who can navigate the requirements, policies, and regulations that govern funding, to make sure the United States Army's resources can make the most impact.

As a Senior Cost analyst on our team, you’ll work on a financial management strategy to help PEO C3T succeed. You’ll work with project management, program analyst, schedulers, task leads and vendors to build an actionable plan for your client to secure the funding needed to achieve their goals.

The work involves the systematic examination of alternative courses of action in terms of effectiveness and cost to help clarify relevant choices and their implications. The employee is responsible for establishing working relationships to support and resolve problems and difficulties. You’ll plan, establish, monitor, adjust, and participate in the formulation, presentation, and execution of Project Manager (PM) life cycle program plans for assigned systems and equipment. The work requires expert knowledge of the principles of operation research and an advanced professional knowledge of analytical concepts, mathematics, and statistics as the analyst perform a broad range of analyses entailing unique problems, creativity, innovative use of techniques, and new technologies. You’ll make sure the funding is used efficiently through consistent tracking and communication with project management, program analyst, schedulers, task leads and vendors.

This is an opportunity for you to learn the laws, regulations, and policies that will help your client develop well-formed requirements.

Empower change with us.

You Have:

  • 5+ years of experience with cost estimation or data analysis
  • Experience with using Microsoft Excel
  • Experience with supporting DoD or Army Acquisition reporting requirements
  • Experience with the ACE-IT cost estimating suite of tools to develop Life Cycle Cost Estimates
  • Knowledge of the principles of operation research
  • Knowledge of analytical concepts, mathematics, and statistics
  • Knowledge of P&R-Forms
  • Knowledge of POM Cycle
  • Secret Clearance
  • HS Diploma or GED

Nice If You Have:

  • Experience with working in a DoD or US Army program office
  • Experience with Software Evaluation and Estimation of Resources - Software Estimating Model (SEER- SEM) or Software Evaluation and Estimation of Resources – Hardware (SEER-H)
  • Experience with ACAT level programs
  • BA or BS degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Economics, Operational Research, or a related field


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.

Build Your Career:

When you join Booz Allen, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with other professionals doing similar work across multiple markets. You’ll share best practices and work through challenges as you gain experience and mentoring to develop your career. In addition, you’ll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site boot camps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

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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