Job Overview


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The Defense Contract Management Agency is a rich resource of indispensable partners who contribute to and benefit from integrated missions and programs. We are an independent combat support agency within the Department of Defense (DoD). We are the Department's contract manager, responsible for ensuring Federal acquisition programs, supplies, and services are delivered on time, within cost and meet performance requirements.

About the Position:

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Defense Contract Management Agency uses the Expedited Hiring Authority to recruit and appoint qualified individuals directly into shortage category or critical need acquisition positions. 

This position is located within the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA), Operations Directorate, Central Regional Command located at Chester, VA.

Who May Apply:

·         All U.S. Citizens and Nationals with allegiance to the United States

·        Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) eligible


Major Duties:

·       Serves as the Operations Earned Value Management (EVM) Implementation Division Director. The incumbent directly supervises 8 EVM Functional Team leads and indirectly leads 72 EVM specialist as well as leading multi-functional, multi-organizational review teams that analyze, assess and determine the capability and adequacy of suppliers Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) relative to meeting the intent of the 32 guidelines of American National Standards Institute/Electronics Industries Alliance 748 (ANSI/EIA-748).

·       Responsible for planning, coordinating, and carrying out the EVM Implementation Divisions mission of determining contractor EV system performance. Responsible for directing and supervising other supervisory team members.

·       Responsible for overseeing technical appropriateness, soundness, and interpretations of work product results of the division.

·       Provides expert advice on EVMS matters pertaining to current weapons and future weapons systems and associated operational issues.

·       Provides coordination and expert level opinion in developing, finalizing and implementing EVMS policies, instructions, guidelines, concepts of operations, best practices, training, lessons learned and EVM tools.

·       Utilizes professional engineering or mathematical, statistical, econometric or other scientific knowledge and expertise to provide recommendations and advice throughout the DoD enterprise on Earned Value Management matters pertaining to weapons systems acquisition and associated operational issues.

·       Oversees the execution of independent cost and schedule and economic analyses for a category of conceptual and advanced weapon system programs to support major Office of the Secretary of Defense acquisition, strategy, programming, and funding decisions.

·        Develops enterprise-wide initiatives to improve the use of EVM throughout DCMA and supports the DCMA Chief Operations Officer/Deputy Chief Operations Officer, Region Commanders, and CMO Commanders/Directors.