Position Description:

We’re seeking a highly motivated, performance-driven individual with strong cost analysis experience to work closely with our Government client in the Northern, VA area. Successful candidates will have excellent communication, quantitative, research, and analytical skills. Financial management and program management experience are also preferred.

Specific Duties:

The Business Analyst position will include, but is not limited to, the following capabilities:

  • Support Business Case Analysis (BCA) and Economic Analysis (EA) studies
  • Lead, develop, update, and apply mathematical and logical methodologies for estimating program costs
  • Lead, develop, update, manipulate, and maintain cost and affordability models
  • Lead efforts in collecting, normalizing, and analyzing complex data
  • Evaluate program investment and acquisition strategies and courses of action
  • Conduct planning for acquisition of capabilities
  • Identify sustainment cost impacts of acquisition decisions
  • Identify interface maintenance funding requirements for all affected platforms/systems
  • Provide a basis and supporting materials for briefings to management at the executive and oversight levels for all affected program/project funding requirements
  • Work autonomously and as part of a team to meet organizational and project goals
  • Have a strong understanding of Navy and Marine Corps Acquisition process
  • Lead in the preparation of briefing materials and other communications packages presenting the results of analysis
  • Communicate and work with diverse organizations and representatives for data collection, analysis, and results presentation
  • Provide thought leadership clearly demonstrating an understanding of the customer mission and innovative ideas to address business challenges of the customer
  • Support on-site delivery in the Quantico and Stafford areas

Minimum Required Education/Qualifications:

  • US Citizenship is required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance is required
  • BA/BS in Economics, Finance, Engineering, or Mathematics
  • 3+ years of DoD cost estimating and/or analysis experience
  • Experience supporting BCAs, AoAs, EA or other analytical studies
  • Experience working with large data sets
  • Possession of excellent data gathering and analytical skills
  • Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience presenting analytical results to senior leaders/stakeholders


Preferred Education/Qualifications:

Professional Cost Estimator / Analyst (PCEA) or Certified Cost Estimator / Analyst (CCEA) certification

Proficiency in Microsoft Excel

Proficiency with uncertainty/risk software packages like Crystal Ball or SEER for IT

Ability to lead detail-oriented tasks and multi-task under minimal supervision


Shareholder Hire Preference

As an ANCSA owned company, HunaTek is allowed, under Federal law, to extend hiring and training preference to Huna Totem shareholders, shareholders’ descendants, shareholders’ spouses, other ANCSA shareholders, and/or Native Americans. When a shareholder candidate meets the qualifications stated in the position description for a position being recruited, the shareholder will be given preference over non-shareholder candidates with the same qualifications.