The Acquisition Program Analyst, Journeyman candidate will work for the AQQ (Global Reach Programs Directorate) Directorate.
The Acquisition Program Analyst, Journeyman position support will be primarily for the AQQ Trainers Division (T-7A (MDAP), T-38A/B/C, Aviation Resource Management System & Undergraduate Remote-Pilot Training).
Supporting Headquarters Air Force (HAF) budget preparation and defense, SAE oversight and decision-making activities, PEO program execution and oversight efforts of aircraft platforms.
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 documentation for compliance with stated program direction and identify 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.
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 Command (MAJCOM), North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), coalition, or bi-lateral activities.
Preparing PPBE documentation to ensure it accurately articulates the current program.
Supporting the HAF review process: Air Force Requirements Oversight Council (AFROC); Joint Warfighting Capabilities Assessment (JWCA); Defense Acquisition Board (DAB); Congressional cycle; Acquisition Strategy Panel (ASP); Air Force Review Board (AFRB); Configuration Steering Board (CSB); Government Accountability Office (GAO) reports
Performing the Secretariat function for ASPs, AFRBs, and CSBs.
Reviewing and documenting Mandatory Declassification Review (MDR) and Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.
Reviewing capability area analysis and compare current and programmed capabilities/scenarios to determine and clarify Air Force weapon system acquisition requirements.
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.
Any other tasks closely associated with the performance of duties list above and as coordinated with the COR.
Active Secret Clearance
Bachelor’s degree in a Business, Finance or Engineering discipline.
5 years of defense acquisition experience or experience relevant to the AQQ Mission Description above, including operational experience with AQQ weapon systems and/or private industry or federal government experience managing federal government contracts/programs.
Familiarity with T-7A (MDAP), T-38A/B/C, Aviation Resource Management System & Undergraduate Remote-Pilot Training
If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
MS WORD Resume
Upon receipt, I will contact you to schedule a convenient time to discuss the position.