Cost Estimator, Mid

Washington D.C.
Jun 13, 2017
Aug 25, 2017
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0008258

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Cost Estimator, Mid

Key Role:

Provide cost estimation, risk analysis, and general program support to Navy clients. Leverage business consulting expertise, conduct research, prepare graphs and charts, analyze and interpret cost and programmatic data, develop complex financial models, and perform cost estimating and results analysis. Develop life cycle cost models. Participate in cost benefit analyses, cost proposal evaluation, and economic studies and analysis. Develop Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to support quantitative data analysis.

Basic Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with performing detailed cost estimating, risk analysis, or financial analysis

-Experience in cost estimating or systems engineering with electro-mechanical, ordnance and munitions, or combat systems

-Experience with Microsoft Excel and Project

-Knowledge of DoD financial policies, DoD processes, and basic cost estimating practices

-Ability to develop Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to support quantitative data analysis

-Ability to work well in fast-paced and team-oriented environments

-Ability to be detail-oriented and deliver accurate standard and ad-hoc cost estimating reports per established formats

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with DoD or Navy clients

-Experience with using ACE-IT, @Risk, Price True Planning, VAMOSC, or Primavera

-Knowledge of DoD 5000.2

-Knowledge of the DoD process

-Ability to produce a cost estimate for an ACAT I-sized program

-Possession of excellent interpersonal skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in Finance, Accounting, Business, Engineering, Statistics, or Mathematics preferred

-CCEA Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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