Booz Allen Hamilton Defense Systems Acquisition Specialist, Mid in United States

Defense Systems Acquisition Specialist, MidatBooz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted:6/19/2017


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Job Description

Job Number: R0008339

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Defense Systems Acquisition Specialist, Mid

Key Role:

Analyze, assess, and coordinate acquisition program documentation, including acquisition strategy, acquisition program baseline, and acquisition decision memorandums and participate with integrated product teams to provide acquisition expertise regarding all statutory, regulatory, and policy updates impacting acquisition documentation requirements. Build and maintain relationships with external stakeholders, including resource sponsor, requirements officer, and operational test authority to ensure successful program execution and obtain concurrence on acquisition way-ahead. Assist government procurement agencies with defining proposals, including RFPs, and qualifying vendors. Apply knowledge of the defense acquisition process to support clients in the analysis and improvement of acquisition process policy and procedures. Devise innovative strategies for deploying and implementing new acquisition policy initiatives and measuring the effectiveness of implementation. Use quantitative analytical techniques to assess system acquisition process issues and develop risk reduction or mitigation approaches for improving acquisition or program planning, control, and execution.

Basic Qualifications:

-5 years of experience in a professional work environment

-2 years of experience with acquisition processes and programs

-Knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FARs), the DoD’s process for acquisition programs, and the various program reviews required for acquisition approval

-Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree in Business, Management, or Engineering

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to provide subject matter acquisition expertise regarding program and project planning activities for the Cooperative Threat Reduction (CTR) program

-Ability to provide program management expertise to support the execution of programs and projects through the acquisition lifecycle

-Ability to provide expertise to advise and assist the government with the acquisition planning, execution, and management of contract and intergovernmental actions

-Ability to provide workforce development and acquisition-related training to US government personnel, including program management, acquisition planning, risk analysis, requirements generation, contracting processes, and contract management

-Ability to assist teams or advise project teams in developing acquisition documentation per client acquisition policy


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.

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