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Open Job - Hanscom AFB - Cost Estimator Associate - Secret Clearance - $115000

Bedford, MA
JOB TITLE: Cost Estimator Associate
LOCATION: Hanscom Air Force - MA
***note that the hiring team will consider non-local candidates willing to relocate to the Boston area


  • Seeking energetic professionals with expertise in cost, statistical, economic and/or quantitative analysis to support Department of Defense (DoD) acquisition programs within United States Air Force (USAF) and United States Space Force (USSF).
  • This is an opportunity to develop skills in cost, schedule, and risk analysis while contributing to the successful development of cutting edge modern weapon systems.

General Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with a team of cost analysts & subject matter experts on a variety of projects.
  • Develop life cycle cost estimates for DoD weapon system programs.
  • Analyze historical data and develop analogies and cost estimating relationships using regression analysis.
  • Understand technology trends and analyze impact on cost.
  • Analyze software program progress tracking tools (JIRA, Microsoft TFS, etc.) and develop metrics and insights for program managers.
  • Interview functional specialists in support of estimating methodology development
  • Develop risk distributions for cost driver variables & cost estimating relationship equations.
  • Analyze program schedules and quantify schedule uncertainty.
  • Study, analyze, and develop metrics for complex modern software development programs.
  • Build complex spreadsheet-based program cost models used as decision analysis tools.
  • Apply statistics concepts to quantify the probability of success for program budget and schedule plans.
  • Conduct business case analyses, trade studies and economic analyses.
  • Assist program managers in development and execution of contract strategies and program plans.

Candidate Strengths:
  • Proficient in analyzing datasets and developing statistical models, but also able to tackle problems by thinking outside of the box.
  • Technical fast learner with the ability to communicate with multiple functional teams to gather (programmatic/technical) data and translate it into cost impacts for the government.
  • Experienced problem solver, comfortable working in ambiguous environments with the ability to lead financial focused conversations with cross functional teams.
  • Approachable team player with the skillset to successfully work a variety of projects and take direction from multiple sources at once.
  • Experience/coursework using data science, machine learning, visualization and business intelligence tools a plus

If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
  • MS WORD Resume
  • required compensation.
  • Contact information.
  • Availability
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss the position in full detail.

Steve Fleischner
Recruiting Manager

EMAIL: steve@intermediagroup.com
LINKEDIN: https://www.linkedin.com/in/stevefleischner/

Sourcing Recruiter


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