DoD Principal Acquisition Specialist(Horizon 2.0) Job

DoD Principal Acquisition Specialist(Horizon 2.0) (Job Number:437173)


Job Description:

- SAIC is seeking a Mid-level Acquisition Specialist to support Program Managers and Contracting Officers working classified programs at the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) Military Satellite Communication Systems Directorate.
- The position requires broad experience with the Department of Defense (DoD) program acquisition processes and documents required for acquisition planning, program execution, and DoD milestone decisions (as tailored from DoDI 5000.02).

Job Responsibilities:

- Provide expert advice to the Program Manager regarding acquisition strategies, contracting, budgeting and execution.
- Develop, review, and coordinate solicitation planning and contract execution documents (e.g. RFP documents, SOW, CDRLs, Incentive Plans, etc.).
- Develop and coordinate acquisition planning briefings and documents (e.g., ESIS, PMR, Acquisition Strategy Docs etc.).
- Provide technical/program assessment based on EVM data, contract mods, risk data, and CDRL deliveries.
- Execute contract and business action items, and provide assessment of impacts.
- Support technical evaluation development and execution of source selection.
- Develop/coordinate overarching program planning and execution documents as prescribed by/tailored from DoDI 5000.02, and relevant DoD, Air Force, and SMC policies.


Required Education and Experience:

- 10+ years of relevant experience with 5+ years of experience in acquisition and program management within the Air Force community.
- BS/BA Degree- Business or Engineering.
- Must be able to interface with all levels of functional/division acquisition offices to accomplish projects for the government program office.
- Must be able to work independently.

Required Clearances:

- An active TS/SCI clearance with willingness to consent to a polygraph examination.

Desired Skills:

- 10+ years of experience in acquisitions, systems engineering, contracts, and program management within the Air Force community.
- Source Selection experience.
- DoD and SMC space systems experience.
- System Engineering experience.
- Program Management or PMP Certification.



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Job Posting: Jun 8, 2018, 12:46:44 PM
Primary Location: United States-CA-EL SEGUNDO
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time
Full time
El Segundo, CA 90245, US