Acquisition Analyst, Senior
Req #: 219469
Location: Falls Church, VA US
Job Category: Project and Program Management
Minimum Security Clearance: Secret
CACI Federal Inc. is the prime on a contract to the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment (OUSD(A&S)), Acquisition, Analytics and Policy (AAP). AAP is the central office for major defense authorization performance assessment, root cause analysis, and earned value management within the Department of Defense (DOD). AAP issues policies, procedures, and guidance governing the conduct of such work by the Military Departments and the Defense Agencies.
We currently have an opening for an Acquisition Program Analyst in our Assessments and Root Cause (ARC) section and we are looking for someone to conduct program performance analyses on the Major Defense Acquisition Programs (MDAP) and/or Major Automated Information Systems (MAIS) in their assigned portfolio. The analyst will review contractor data to determine the cost, schedule, and technical performance of MDAP and MAIS programs based on Earned Value Management best practices. After conducting this analysis, they will provide information to Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) databases and to AAP/ARC leadership for potential elevation to the USD(A&S) for executive leadership action. The work location for this position is in Falls Church, VA.
* An active DOD Secret security clearance.
* Bachelor's Degree in related field, equivalent experience/certification in a field relevant to the specific position.
* Minimum of 10 years of DoD experience, preferably with substantive Program/Project Management experience.
* Experience and thorough understanding of the DoD acquisition process, particularly as it pertains to MDAPs and MAIS.
* Knowledge and understanding of Earned Value Management principles and practices.
* Demonstrated ability to analyze data from a variety of sources and detect overarching trends.
* Demonstrated ability to draft consolidated analysis in a clear, concise manner.
* Works as a member of team and assists with solving complex problems.
* Ability to support AAP/ARC at senior-level DoD engagements.
* Outstanding written and verbal communication skills.
* Bachelor's or Master's Degree in an engineering, scientific, technical, management, or related discipline
* Experience operating within a Pentagon/OSD/Service staff/Joint Staff/Program Office environment.
* Experience as a Cost Account Manager (CAM).
What We Can Offer You:
* We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
* Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
* We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
* We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
* For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
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CACI employs a diverse range of talent to create an environment that fuels innovation and fosters continuous improvement and success. At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is proud to provide dynamic careers for employees worldwide. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
CACI is a provider of information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for intelligence, defense, and federal civilian customers.