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Program Analyst Principal (Job Number:429308)


Senior Space Acquisition/Program Management Specialist SAIC is seeking a Senior-level Acquisition Specialist/Program Management Expert (SME) to support Senior Leadership and Program Element Monitors (PEMs) working space programs in the Secretary of the Air Force's Space Acquisition Directorate (SAF/AQS) at the Pentagon. SAF/AQS provides headquarters oversight and advocacy for the planning, development, testing, deployment, and sustainment of a complex and dynamic portfolio of space-superiority capabilities of the highest national priority. The Senior Acquisition Specialist/Program Management Expert shall provide program planning and acquisition support to SAF/AQSC and serves as prime consultant to the organization on highly significant matters relating to policies, programs, capabilities, and long-range goals and objectives. The successful applicant shall serve as a liaison between Program Element system program offices (SPOs) at the Air Force Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC), and Air Force and OSD Staff and be responsible for maintaining awareness of and assisting with proper execution of all funding within their designated Program Elements or programs of record.

Key duties/responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

- Provide expert advice to the Program Element Monitor (PEM) and Senior Air Force Leadership regarding acquisition strategies, contracting, and program budgeting.
- Support the review, vetting, and approval of acquisition documents such as an Acquisition Strategy Document (ASD), Request for Proposals (RFP) and Statement of Work (SOW).
- Develop annual budget materials to include RDT&E and Procurement budget justification documents, OSD hearing briefings, and congressional staffer briefs.
- Support the presentation of annual budget materials to key stakeholders and develop and coordinate answers to questions for the record.



- This SME will have substantial experience with the acquisition cycle and documents required for program execution and DoD milestone decisions.
- Qualified applicants must have a current/active Top Secret SCI with a current background investigation within five (5) years and consent to a polygraph examination.

CLEARANCE REQUIREMENT: Clearance Level Must Possess: TS/SCI with Polygraph
- Clearance Level Must be able to Obtain: TS/SCI with Polyraph

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC provides systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. Headquartered in McLean, Virginia, SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees and annual revenues of about $4.3 billion.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Jul 24, 2017, 8:08:03 AM
Primary Location: United States-VA-ARLINGTON
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: None
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

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