Expert Procurement Analyst

Employer
Vencore
Location
Mclean, VA
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Hours
Full Time
Overview Vencore is a proven provider of information solutions, engineering and analytics for the US Government. With more than 40 years of experience working in the defense, civilian and intelligence communities, Vencore designs, develops and delivers high impact, mission-critical services and solutions to overcome its customers most complex problems. Headquartered in Chantilly, Virginia, Vencore employs 3,800 engineers, analysts, IT specialists and other professionals who strive to be the best at everything they do. Vencore is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled Responsibilities Expert Procurement Analyst will assist in monitoring and evaluating procurement functions throughout the IC to ensure the effective execution of National Intelligence Program (NIP) funds. This support may include, but is not limited to:Analysis, review and provide status of on-going procurement related activities and issues being worked across the Executive Branch and the IC enterprise as identified by the Senior Procurement Executive (SPE);Technical support and expertise to working groups and team meetings with various IC agencies concerning issues such as IC Information Technology Environment (IC ITE) services of Common Concern and software licensing initiatives, as well as IC ITE acquisition and technology issues;Technical support to interagency and Executive Branch boards, including the Chief Acquisition Officer (CAO) Council; Procurement Committee for E-Government, Suspension and Debarment Committee; IC Procurement Policy Council, IC Procurement Executive Council, etc.;Planning and executing studies, working groups, projects, and other activities that span across the multiple organizations and agencies for the SPE; Technical research, analysis, reports and presentations in response to internal and external ad hoc tasking and requests (eg, CDAs; Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and OFPP; EXCOM, DEXCOM, DNI, PDDNI tasks, etc.);Review of contracting documents, to include acquisition strategy, contracting strategy and Requests for Proposal, etc. to ensure sound contracting practices are employed; Engaging IC elements, other government offices, and industry, as required, for research and benchmarking purposes to accomplish assigned tasks;Providing technical support and expertise to the IC SPE on Supply Chain Risk Management policy development and process implementation; Providing and uploading content to the IC SPE webpage in accordance with AT&F Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and processes, to include updates to the Federal Acquisition Regulation and other agency supplements. This may entail uploading content from publically available websites in accordance with applicable security procedures;Providing support in planning and monitoring contract policy, analysis and development;Interviewing the appropriate personnel at each of the IC elements, including but not limited to National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), National Security Agency (NSA), National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA), Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) and Defense Intelligence Agency (DIA), as required to accomplish analysis related to the above topic areas;Developing and delivering white papers and briefings as required to document and provide the results of any analysis performed. The following are REQUIRED qualifications for this position:Bachelor's degree or higher in contracting, economics, business or similar field.Twenty or more years of government experience in performing the full range of federal government pre-award and post-award activities utilizing various types of contracts.Twenty or more years of government experience demonstrating expert knowledge of federal contracting regulations, policies, and procedures.Twenty or more years of government demonstrated experience planning and evaluating procurement and contracting programs and operations.Demonstrated government experience in developing and recommending policies and procedures and other guidelines in support of Federal procurement and contracting programs.Must have an active TS/SCI w/ PolyThe following are DESIRED qualifications for this position: Demonstrated experience as either a Program Manager or Contracting Officer in planning, leading, and completing complex projects to include managing budgets, technical requirements, political uncertainty, and significant time constraints.Demonstrated IC experience of the required qualifications. Experience in Program Management for a Federal Government entity (military or civilian) for MSAs.Hands-on experience with coding in SharePoint.