Design To Delivery Inc (D2DInc) is a minority-owned, woman-owned small business.
Founded in 2001 and headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, D2DInc is a consulting firm that specializes in helping government organizations navigate the government procurement process.
Our experience covers both civilian and defense agencies and a myriad of industries. Our expertise includes strategic planning, business development/marketing, proposal development/management, pricing, contract administration, recruiting, and marketing communications.
D2DInc provides services to public-sector organizations in the areas of acquisition/procurement support, contract administration and closeout, development and administration of small business outreach programs, training, administrative support, and marketing communications materials.
We consider applicants for all positions at D2DInc on the basis of qualifications and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or sexual orientation.
If you would like to submit your resume for general consideration, or if you would like to refer a candidate, please e-mail the resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position is contingent upon contract award.
Design to Delivery Inc is looking for a Cost Analyst to support a government customer in Arlington, VA.
Duties to be carried out by the Cost Analyst include, but are not limited to:
Provide expertise and cost models germane to Program/System type and acquisition phase.
Identify data/information necessary to validate cost models for estimating the range of non-recurring/variable costs, and recurring or relatively fixed program costs for multiple purposes such as Program Life Cycle Cost Estimates (PLCCE), long-term program budget estimates, operating cost baselines, system engineering costs, system integration costs, T&E costs, specific to program or performance initiative scoping studies, preliminary Engineering Change Proposals, comparisons of cost between economic order quantity and non-economic order quantity.
Conduct business case analysis relative to program procurements on identified data.
Document cost estimation best practices as both a precursor to establishing budget controls, and for follow-on Program adjustments for budget controls less than cost estimates. Include results in budget submissions and Program status reports.
Provide detailed cost analysis studies such as cost benefit analysis, historical appropriation-based financial analysis, review of financial execution efforts, and cost impact of changes in production rates and delivery schedules within product area domains.
Identify necessary programmatic data and timeframe needed to support out year planning and cost estimates. Maintain data received as Business Sensitive material.
As requested by the government, maintain an associated set of cost estimates with high, medium, and low indicators against the Combat System Product Work Breakdown Structure framework.
Develop financial requirements.
Coordinate Contract budget requirements such as production support, and technical instructions and provide breakdown of funding for execution of Contract Modifications.
Must be able to obtain a SECRET Security Clearance
A BS degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering or an equivalent degree.
Minimum of 3 years’ experience in Acquisition, Cost Engineering or Program Management
Experience using financial management systems (e.g. STARS, COBRA, PRISM, AUTODOC, ERP)
Experience in constructing complex cost estimates, evaluating proposals and writing Technical Advisory Reports (TARs) or equivalent cost evaluation reports.
Experience in Cost/Benefit Analyses (CBAs), Learning Curve and Quantity Curve models, and Regression analysis.
Must be skilled in the construction and use of complex Microsoft Excel cost models and databases.
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications.
Highly desirable qualifications include:
Current active SECRET Security Clearance
Experience working with missiles systems.
Experience in the reviewing and management of Technical Instructions (TIs).
Certification by an association or other recognized independent organization in cost estimating and analysis or an equivalent discipline. This includes but is not limited to; the International Cost Estimating and Analysis Association (ICEAA) or the Society for Cost Analysis and Forecasting (SCAF) in cost estimating and analysis.