Job Description
FUNCTION: Mid Level Cost Estimator
LOCATION: Colorado Springs Operations - Colorado Springs, CO
EDUCATION REQUIRED: Bachelor’s degree required, preferably in math, engineering, business, or the sciences.
REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: We are seeking highly motivated individuals with excellent quantitative and analytical skills, 24 semester hours of mathematics or other quantitative courses to include 3 semester hours of calculus are required, with considerable growth potential. Department of Defense (DoD) experience is required. Candidates must also have five years cost estimating/pricing experience with the DoD or a DoD contractor. Familiarity with DoD acquisition policies (especially information technology programs) and/or Automated Cost Estimating Integrated Tools (ACEIT) suite is a plus. The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance is required.
RESPONSIBILITIES: Individuals will perform a wide variety of cost and economic analyses, estimating, and engineering studies for the DoD to acquire state-of-the-art information technology systems, command and control systems. Work may include parametric cost estimating, life cycle cost analysis, cost estimating relationships and model development, cost risk analysis, performance measurement (earned value), project forecasting and risk assessment, cost-benefit analysis, cost proposal analysis and software cost estimating.
  • Comprehensive health, dental, life, long and short term disability insurance
  • 100% Company funded Retirement Plans
  • Generous vacation, holiday and sick pay plans
  • Tuition assistance
Tecolote Research is a private, employee-owned corporation where people are our primary resource. Our investments in technology and training give our employees the tools to ensure our clients are provided the solutions they need, and our very high employee retention rate and stable workforce is an added value to our customers. Apply now to connect with a company that invests in you.
U.S. citizenship required.

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