Job Overview


Join Team DCMA -- Challenge yourself!

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.

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

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Who May Apply:

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

· Interagency Career Transition Assistance Plan (ICTAP) Eligible


  • Performs various contract administration functions, including monitoring canceled funds, performing reconciliation, conducting contract closeouts, maintaining database integrity, determining eligibility, and verifying evidence of contractor progress for approval of contract financing, and solving problems relating to assigned contracts.
  • Monitors contractor performance for compliance with applicable laws, delivery schedules, payment provisions, contract data reporting requirements, and other contractual requirements. Advises contractor as to scope of work statements, shipping requirements, Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) requirements for clearances of subcontractors, and other issues regarding the meaning of terms and conditions.
  • Assists ACO in administering Cost Accounting Standards and in resolving noncompliance issues based on evaluation of disclosure statements, reports, advice and assistance from legal office, price/cost analysts, engineers, auditors, and the subject matter experts.
  • Coordinates with the buying office on contractor's requests for waivers or deviations from contract terms.
  • Receives requests from procuring activities for specific services and/or products specified under Basic Ordering Agreements, or by provisioning and spare parts clauses of contracts.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Business Travel is required 20% of the time.

Relocation Authorized

  • Yes
  • PCS may be authorized upon budget approval.