KBRwyle Program Office Cost Analyst in Huntsville, Alabama

Program Office Cost Analyst


The responsibilities of the PM Air Traffic Control (PM ATC) Senior Management/Technical Staff (SMTSII) will be to provide assistance to the PM ATC Business Chief with business and cost analyst support. Ideal candidates should have recent and relevant experience gained from military/civilian service and are adept at briefing mid and senior staff personnel.

Duties and Responsibilities: The SMTSII will:

  • Based on evaluations develop and brief presentations regarding funding requirements, funding alignment with requirement, status, risk, and other requirements to inform program decisions.

  • Develop the Government's recommended and objective cost position for prime contractor proposals.

  • Provide recommendations to senior staff regarding prime contractor submitted cost and performance reports.

  • Evaluate the following cost elements: labor, travel, and materials, other ODC, overhead, G&A and cost of money.

  • Develop cost estimates for enhancements to systems and other future system requirements.

  • Assist in planning and execution of events providing documentation to support acquisition milestones decisions.

  • Calculate risk of tradeoff analysis and other studies.

  • Analyze mission requirements to determine cost parameters and specific cost factors and relationships to be utilized in developing cost models.

  • Provide technical assistance to functional specialist in identifying and evaluating program cost factors and cost impacts of program alternatives.


Required Skills & Experience

Must have 10 years of experience in a cost analysis/financial position.

Must have experience in generating: Life Cycle Cost Estimates, Independent Government Estimates, cost input to Acquisition Program Baselines, Business Case Analysis, and Cost as an Independent Variable analysis.

Must have experience using Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tool (ACEIT).

Must have a thorough knowledge of Cost Accounting Standards, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles, and the Federal Acquisition Regulations.

Must have the ability to respond quickly and accurately to "What-if" drills concerning program delays, acceleration in schedule, and cuts/increases to the existing funding profile using ACEIT and offline in Excel.

Must have strong skills and depth of experience in the development of an array of alternative solutions for program management challenges relating to cost, schedule, production, fielding and sustainment.

Extensive Microsoft Office experience is preferred.

Experience supporting program budgeting processes with the preparation of P and R-Forms.

Acquisition Level III Certified is preferred.

Exceptional written and oral presentation skills.

Candidate must possess a Secret security clearance which requires US citizenship.


KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Job: Engineering

Primary Location: US-US-AL-Huntsville,

Req ID: 1064573