8 Cost Specialist Jobs in United States

Axiologic Solutions Llc
Virginia, VA | Full Time
$106k-136k (estimate)
2 Months Ago
Remote, CA | Full Time
$181k-240k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Volkswagen America
Chattanooga, TN | Full Time
$99k-133k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Us10 Albemarle
Clear Lake Office TX USA, TX | Full Time
$96k-128k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Turner Industries
Cameron, LA | Full Time
$77k-99k (estimate)
3 Weeks Ago
Salem, NC | Full Time
$133k-185k (estimate)
2 Months Ago
Element Consulting
Los Angeles, CA | Full Time
$61k-75k (estimate)
1 Week Ago
Vanir Construction Management
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$63k-78k (estimate)
1 Week Ago

Cost Specialist

$106k-136k (estimate)
Full Time | Business Services 2 Months Ago

Based in Northern Virginia, Axiologic Solutions LLC, has an opportunity for you to become part of our high-quality team that delivers innovative solutions to key federal clients. We are currently seeking a Cost Specialist to support our growing team.


  • Work as a part of an integrated team, interfacing with program offices and leadership.
  • Analyze and make effective use of cost, schedule, technical, and programmatic data.
  • Build and validate accurate and complete cost models, estimates, and risk analyses.
  • Support definition and documentation of technical baseline.
  • Assist in the drafting and editing of management and executive level briefings, papers, reports.
  • Conduct cost and technical research to improve analytic artifacts.


  • Bachelor's Degree with significant quantitative analytic focus.
  • Must have an active TS/SCI clearance, with a CI poly preferred
  • Minimum eight (8) years of experience and six (6) years of relevant experience in cost estimating, business/finance/economics, operation research, and/or system engineering.
  • Demonstrated experience developing life cycle cost estimates utilizing various methodologies.
  • Demonstrated experience in data collection and analysis.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development, implementation, and configuration of cost-estimating relationships, models, tools and methodologies.

Desired Skills:

  • Master degree with significant quantitative analytic focus.
  • Certification in cost analysis field (e.g., CCE/A or DAWIA Level II BCF-CE or similar).
  • Demonstrated ability to conduct interviews, research, data analysis to translate technical programmatics into a cohesive written baseline description document.
  • Demonstrated experience costing large Information Technology (IT) acquisition programs.
  • Working knowledge of major the Intelligence Community systems and strategic initiatives.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Access, Microsoft Project, commercial cost tools, risk tools, statistics/data analysis tools, and EVM analysis tools.
  • Working knowledge with Systems Engineering, Acquisition, Budgeting, and EVM processes.
  • Demonstrated experience costing large Information Technology (IT) acquisition programs.
  • Working knowledge of agile estimating techniques and software sizing methods.
  • Demonstrated ability to develop artifacts of the caliber to be consumed by senior audiences.
  • Working knowledge and / or experience in new software analytical techniques, schedule realism, cost risk analysis, business case development and return on investment analysis.
  • Strong history/experience in customer-service, able to advise on tactical and strategic issues.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills; demonstrated ability to develop written artifacts of the caliber to be consumed by working level audiences.
  • Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work independently, and as a team member; ability to establish a network of contacts; ability to mentor and guide activities of other team members.

Travel Requirements:

  • Travel may be required within Washington National Capital Region (NCR) on an as-needed basis for customer or corporate requirements.






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