Acquisition Program Analyst, Senior (Nuclear Programs) - TS-SCI (AQP, Global Power Programs)

Job Locations US-DC-Pentagon/WDC
# of Openings
1
Category
Professional Services
Agency/Project
USAF
Job ID
2021-4604
Security Clearance
Top Secret with SCI eligibility

Responsibilities

The STAQSS contract supports the Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition (SAF/AQ).  The objective is to provide specialized expertise to complement the organization’s inherent resources for effective and efficient mission accomplishment and continuity, introduction of innovation, and enhancement of technical competence. The contractor shall support the entire spectrum of acquisition and sustainment efforts as necessary to support the respective Government organizations.

 

*This position is currently telework elligible due to COVID, with on-site work 3-4 days per week. 

**When the Pentagon re-opens fully, this position can potentially be 100% onsite, based on the mission's needs.

 

AQP, Global Power Programs Directorate, directs, plans, and programs for development, procurement, and product support of $10B portfolio of global power programs. The portfolio includes legacy fighters such as the F-15, F-16 and A-10 as well as fifth-generation aircraft like the F-22 and F-35. It encompasses the entirety of the AF munitions procurements to include weapons currently used in OIR operations such as Joint Directed Attack Munition, Small Diameter Bomb, and Hellfire missiles. Finally, the Global Power portfolio captures the AF investments in nuclear triad to include the legacy and modernized ICBM and Cruise Missile programs.

 

The Acquisition Program Analyst, Senior focuses on monitoring program execution for weapon systems under the Global Power portfolio, developing documentation to support Air Force budget requests, and generating decision-quality information for Air Force senior leaders. 

 

Tasks for this position include:

  • Supporting Headquarters Air Force (HAF) budget preparation and defense, SAE oversight and decision-making activities, PEO program execution and oversight efforts of aircraft platform.
  • Maintaining and analyzing planning, scheduling, and management data
  • Studying, analyzing, and providing recommendations on requirements, acquisition strategies, program documentation, program phase transition plans, supplemental information, and program execution
  • Providing honest broker assessments of programs approaching milestone decisions and of prime contractor technical and operational issues
  • Researching and analyzing program trends, identifying issues, and recommending solutions
  • Making recommendations on the allocation of funding, establishment of program goals, objectives, and schedules, and the formulation of program direction
  • Tracking compliance with stated program direction and identifying issues
  • Identifying and researching programmatic issues and tradeoffs in terms of required capabilities, costs, and schedules
  • Reviewing and providing recommendations on existing and proposed Air Force acquisition and capability area policies and implementation
  • Reviewing and evaluating the impact of national, DoD, JCS, and civil government policies and activities that affect Air Force acquisition programs and capability areas
  • Maintaining historical Air Force weapon program documentation and developing summary documents/briefings and training material
  • Providing short notice, quick-reaction analyses of critical programmatic issues in the context of Congressional, OSD Staff, Joint Staff, HQ USAF, Major Air Command (MAJCOM), North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), coalition, or bi-lateral activities
  • Preparing Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution (PPBE) documentation to ensure they accurately articulate the current program
  • Supporting the HAF review process - Air Force Requirements Oversight Council (AFROCs), Joint Warfighting Capabilities Assessment (JWCAs), Defense Acquisition Boards (DABs), Congressional cycle, Acquisition Strategy Panels (ASPs), Air Force Review Board (AFRBs), Configuration Steering Board (CSB), Government Accountability Office (GAO) reports, etc.
  • Reviewing and documenting Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests
  • Monitoring on-going studies, analyses, and developmental work relevant to weapon systems
  • Supporting program-specific efforts like Concept of Operations (CONOPS) development, Capability Development Documents (CDD), Capability Production Documents (CPD), Information Exchange Requirements (IER), and requirements working groups
  • Reviewing and providing data to assist in preparation for legislative hearings, program documentation, briefing packages and read-aheads, Congressional staffer visits, and other events to ensure an integrated and consistent Air Force position in response to Congressional questions, issues, and requests for information on assigned program/portfolio
  • Any other tasks closely associated with the performance of duties list above and as coordinated with the COR.

Qualifications

Active TS Clearance with SCI eligibility

 

Master’s degree in a Business, Finance or Engineering discipline.

 

A total of 10 years of acquisition experience in a System Program Office and/or Air Force Headquarters.

 

Experience in/with:

  • DoD Planning, Programming, Budgeting and Execution (PPBE) process, to include development of budget documentation and familiarity with analyzing budget execution
  • MS Word, MS Excel, and MS PowerPoint 

Company Information

Headquartered in McLean, Virginia and founded in 2009, OBXtek is a fast-growing leader in the government contracting field. Our mission is Our People…Our Reputation. Our people are trained professionals who enhance our customers’ knowledge and innovation using technology, collaboration, and education.

 

We offer a robust suite of benefits including comprehensive medical, dental and vision plans, Flexible Spending Accounts, matching 401K, paid time off, tuition reimbursement plans and much more.

 

As a prime contractor for 93% of our current work, OBXtek pairs lessons learned across disciplines with industry standard quality practices such as CMMI-Dev Level III, ITIL, 6Sigma, PMI, and ISO. Our rapid growth has been recognized by INC500, the Washington Business Journal, and Washington Technology magazine.

 

OBXtek is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, gender identity, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. 

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