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Sr Earned Value Specialist

Company: Sierra Nevada Corporation
Location: Sparks
Posted on: June 10, 2021

Job Description:

If you like solving complex problems using your deep analytical skills, this is the opportunity for you!

As a Sr Earned Value Specialist, you will provide Earned Value Management implementation support to maintain industry best practices and ensure compliance with all government requirements. You will identify training gaps and participate in determining and implementing solutions (tools, process and training) for various SNC initiatives. And you will also develop standard procedures and formats, conduct EVM Workshops to develop EVM skills within the Program Management community, provide EVM oversight to establish program management ownership of program performance data.

As SNC's corporate team, we provide the company and its business areas with strategic direction and business support spanning executive management, finance and accounting, operations, human resources, legal, IT, information security, facilities, marketing, and communications. Learn more about SNC's Corporate team

Must-haves:

* A Bachelor's degree in business, or a related field and typically 10+ years of related work experience * Higher education may substitute for relevant experience * Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of required education * A proven background and competency in Earned Value Management * Ability to develop effective EVM procedures, training, and work instructions relative to regulatory standards and internal processes * Apply Earned Value Management concepts in working with federal government contracts, budget process, and fund management * Capability to perform in depth earned value data analysis, inclusive of data quality checks and CDRL/SDRL (IPMR, CFSR, CSDR, etc.) review * Advanced skills in Earned Value Management software (Deltek Cobra), and familiarity with scheduling software (MS Project) and self service analytics (PowerBI)

Preferred:

* Ability to resolve advanced Cobra troubleshooting and administration requests * Comfortable working independently on assigned tasks to fulfill requested changes, enhancements and updates to existing processes and tools * Competency documenting technical requirements & functional use of enterprise business application (Deltek Cobra) * Continuous engagement to understand current and future tool capabilities relative to business needs * Ability to develop and conduct relevant stakeholder learning sessions * Foundational understanding of Program Management processes * Familiarity with DoD, government contracting and/or public auditing, policies, standards, and procedures * Familiarity with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS) * Knowledge of program finance processes, procedures, and tools * Familiarity with Microsoft Project Professional * Ability to develop and recommend project management solutions

Important Notice:

To conform to U.S. Government international trade regulations, applicant must be a U.S. Citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce.

At Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) we deliver customer-focused technology and best-of-breed integrations in the aerospace and defense sectors. SNC has been honored as one of the most innovative U.S. companies in space, a Tier One Superior Supplier for the U.S. Air Force, and as one of America's fastest-growing companies. Learn more about SNC

SNC offers annual incentive pay based upon performance that is commensurate with the level of the position.

SNC offers a generous benefit package, including medical, dental, and vision plans, 401(k) with 150% match up to 8%, life insurance, 3 weeks paid time off, tuition reimbursement, and more.

Sierra Nevada Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer

- Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran, or any other protected status

pursuant to applicable local, state or federal law, ordinance or regulation.

Keywords: Sierra Nevada Corporation, Sparks , Sr Earned Value Specialist, Other , Sparks, Nevada

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