Posted by: ACT1 Federal on Sep 19, 2023
Patuxent River , MD
Ready to take ACTION in your career? ACT1 is seeking a Junior Cost Analyst in Patuxent River Maryland! #ACTIinACTION #Hiring
ACT1 is all about taking bold, innovative actions to deliver for our customers and our workforce. Every day, members of the ACT1 team drive creative solutions on the most challenging problems facing customers across the Navy, Aviation, Space / Intelligence, International Security Cooperation portfolios.
*THIS POSITION IS CONTINGENT UPON CONTRACT AWARD*
At ACT1, our people make the difference. As the Junior Cost Estimator/ Cost Analyst, you will provide recommendations on cost estimating, cost analysis, budgeting, scheduling, performance measurement, and/or cost research.
In this role, a typical day will include: Applying diversified knowledge of weapons systems cost estimating principles and practices in areas of assignments. Work requires the modification and extension of existing methodologies and may require the use of advanced techniques. Plans and conducts work requiring judgment in the evaluation, selection and adaptation and or modification of methodologies and tools. Normally receives technical guidance or consults with senior cost analysts on a routine basis. Work requires the technical capability to assess the cost and schedule implications of existing and projected technological advances, as well as being able to evaluate the impact of new and innovative acquisition strategies with the assistance of Senior and Journey Level Cost Analysts.
Must have, as a minimum, a BS/BA degree in a technically relevant field such as operations research, mathematics, science, statistics, engineering, business or economics; or any BS/BA degree with at least 24 semester hours in a combination of operations research, mathematics, probability, statistics, mathematical logic, science, or subject-matter courses requiring substantial competence in college-level mathematics or statistics. At least 3 of the 24 semester hours must have been in calculus.