This position is located in the US Department of the Treasury, Bureau of Engraving and Printing (BEP), Associate Director - Chief Technology Officer, Office of Product Development, Materials Contract Division (MCD) and provides strategic oversight and direction for the material and contract life cycles for U.S. Currency papers and inks, working in close coordination with internal and external stakeholders to ensure alignment with the goals and objectives of the U.S. Currency Program.Learn more about this agency
As a Physical Scientist / Chemist, you will:
- Manage the material and contract life cycles, including the identification and qualification of potential sources, development and establishment of multi-year production contracts, and technical direction and oversight of supplier and material performance.
- Responsible for the material specifications, evaluation and performance criteria, and inspection methods to ensure current, completeness, and efficacy of the material, and alignment with the goals and objectives of the U.S. Currency Program.
- Conduct complex price and cost analysis, and provide technical representation on behalf of the Bureau during price negotiations and resolution of contract disputes and contract claims.
- Define and direct the overall goals and objectives for the contracted effort, develop technical strategy and determine resource requirements, to execute effective supplier relationship and supplier engineering programs.
Occasional travel - 1 - 5 nights per week.
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