Cost Analyst, Senior

Key Role:

Conduct cost, statistical, economic, or quantitative analyses in support of an organization's information, decision, and planning needs. Develop cost or risk analysis and cost models. Apply business consulting expertise, conduct research, prepare graphs and charts, and analyze and interpret cost and programmatic data. Develop life cycle cost models and support other tasks, including cost and benefit analyses, what-if analysis, and economic studies and analyses. Use knowledge to define the client's requirements, document assumptions, and develop program office estimates (POE), independent government cost estimates (IGCE), and cost documentation.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Experience in cost analysis

  • Experience gathering cost data, developing cost models and providing risk analysis

  • Knowledge of PRICE, SEER, or ACEIT

  • Ability to develop cost models and cost estimating relationships and conduct cost/benefit and risk analysis for acquisition programs

  • Ability to interpret cost, schedule, and performance data

  • Secret clearance

  • Master's degree in Mathematics, Engineering, Statistics, Business, or Economics

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with the DoD acquisition process

  • Knowledge of the DoD or DoN acquisition and cost estimating organizations and policies


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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