About the Position: Defense Contract Management Agency uses the Expedited Hiring Authority to recruit and appoint qualified individuals directly into shortage category or critical need acquisition positions.Learn more about this agency
The pay band NH-03 includes the General Schedule grade equivalent to GS-12/13.
Other initiatives under the Acquisition Demonstration Project include simplified classification, streamlined hiring process and expanded developmental opportunities.
- Serves as professional Computer/Software Engineer in a Contract Management Office (CMO) of the Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA).
- Provides software development and acquisition management support for major defense acquisition programs.
- Applies experience of computer hardware, system software, and computer system architecture and integration to examine software processes and products.
- Applies experience to form software measurements and analysis, identify risk and evaluate risk mitigation, and manage corrective action according to software development best practices, to include earned value management.
- Performs a variety of advances engineering functions, often serving a leadership capacity, while conducting engineering and analytical surveillance in advanced research, design, development, test, and production.
- Performs all work in accordance with agency policies, standards, metrics and standard operating procedures for effective contract administration of Department of Defense (DoD) acquisitions.
- Conducts Contract Review functions related to contract cost, schedule, and performance for buying activities, evaluation of production engineering, logistics, and support programs, review of nonconforming software.
Occasional travel - Business Travel is Required 10% of the Time.
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