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COST ESTIMATING ANALYST 1

Location: 

Newport News, Virginia, United States

Date:  Jan 12, 2022

Job Description

Estimates labor and material costs of manufacturing and engineering based on request for proposal (RFP) data submitted by prospective customers. Analyzes specifications, including sketches, blueprints, bills of material, or sample layouts, and calculates production costs using labor and material pricing schedules and historical data. Collects cost data from functional representatives, subcontractors, and vendors. Computes cost estimates of raw materials or subcontracted work and labor. Prepares and maintains historical cost data. Creates cost models for cost estimating elements. Prepares cost reports and presents findings to management, contract personnel, proposal coordinators, customer representatives, price auditors, vendors, and subcontractors.

Basic Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree and 0 years of experience.  4 years of related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor's degree.  8 years of non-related exempt experience can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. 12 years of relevant non-exempt, Manufacturing, Military, Shipbuilding or Trades experience can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. An Apprentice Certificate or graduation from Navy Nuclear Power School can be substituted for Bachelor's degree. A relevant professional certification can be substituted for a Bachelor's Degree. Certification Equivalency: Defense Acquisition Workforce Improvement Act (DAWIA) certifications in Business Cost Estimating issued by the Defense Acquisition University (DAU) -or- a Certified Cost Estimator Analyst (CCEA) certification issued by the International Cost Estimating & Analysis Association (ICEAA).

Preferred Qualifications

Submarine construction/manufacturing experience is a plus.  Other preferred areas of knowledge and skills include: proposal development, supply chain procurement, engineering and project management.  Working knowledge of MS Office, particularly Excel functions.  Excellent communication skills.  Ability to work independently and in a team environment.

Req ID: 15184 

Department: O19 CNTRCTS & PRCNG 

Entity: NN SHIPBUILDING (0265) 

Travel Required: Yes, up to 10% of the time 

Shift: 1st 

Relocation: No relocation assistance available 

Education: Other 

Virtual/Telework Opportunity: Yes-May Consider Occasional/Part-time Teleworking for this position 

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes 

Clearance Type: No - Clearance Not Required to Start  
 

Who We Are - About HII 

 

EEO Statement:

Huntington Ingalls Industries is an Equal Opportunity/Vets and Disabled Employer. U.S. Citizenship may be required for certain positions.

 

As of December 1, 2021 to qualify for a position with Huntington Ingalls Industries, all external candidates must provide proof of full vaccination against COVID-19 or fit within an exemption under the law. Exceptions will be allowed for all trades positions. Please be advised that Huntington Ingalls Industries encourages all employees to be vaccinated and may require proof of full vaccination at any time as a condition of employment. If you are a current HII employee, you must follow the vaccination guidelines and requirements of the division you are applying to. 

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