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Acquisition Analyst - F-35 JPO

Office: Crystal City, VA
Location: Crystal City, VA
Job ID: S20-0702

JOB TITLE: Acquisition Analyst - F-35 JPO

PROJECT OVERVIEW:

Project provides support to the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter Joint Program Office (JPO) located in Crystal City (Arlington), VA. The JPO manages the development, test, production, fielding and sustainment of the F-35 Lightning II Joint Strike Fighter for the USAF, USMC, USN, and International Partner and FMS customer nations worldwide.

JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

The Acquisition Analyst position performs critical program management, technical, or business analysis of major DoD acquisition systems and provides recommendations to ensure program success by conducting the following:

  • Providing program analysis support for all aspects of the program
  • Participating as a member of and/or supports the overall Program and Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)
  • Collecting, completing, organizing, and interpreting technical data and financial information relating to aircraft acquisition and product programs
  • Tracking program/project status and schedules
  • Applying policies and procedures for financial planning

REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

Security Clearance: Secret

  • Active Secret Security Clearance is required
  • Bachelorís degree from an accredited university in Business or Management. Allowable substitution:
  • Associates degree from an accredited university and an additional four (4) years of experience, OR;
  • An additional eight (8) years of experience may be substituted for a Bachelorís degree
  • Eight (8) years of experience in program management, technical or business analysis discipline in weapon systems acquisition and life cycle management; and a minimum of:
  • Four (4) years out of eight (8) of recent work experience related to analysis and planning
  • Two (2) years in support of a Major Defense Acquisition Program (MDAP)
  • Familiarity with Service and OSD forms related to PPBS, Military
  • Interdepartmental Procurement Requests, Work Requests, Requisitions, Contract Data Requirements List, and DD254 is required
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience dealing with DoD reporting tools and major reports

DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Demonstrated experience in the program/project status, earned value management and schedules

WORK LOCATION: Crystal City, VA

TRAVEL: 5%

KEY WORDS: DoD, Weapon System and components development, Microsoft Office, Major Defense Acquisition Program (MDAP), program/project status and schedule, Service, OSD, policy, PPBS, life-cycle, DoD 5000, military aircraft programs, international. #MON

 

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