E3 Federal Solutions

  • Senior Management Consultant (Cost Modeling SME) CIVP9

    Job Locations 2 months ago(9/27/2018 9:53 AM)
    Job ID
    2018-4435
    Posted Date
    Accounting/Budget/Finance
    Job Location
    US-MD-Suitland
  • Division

    Civilian - E3’s Civilian Division employees support clients across the Department of Commerce, Department of Justice, Department of Transportation, General Services Administration, National Institutes of Health, and more. We enable our employees to use innovative technologies, proven best practices, and efficient processes to provide exceptional service to our Federal clients. With careers in IT program management, acquisition and category management, shared services planning, and education and training, our employees can advance their careers, collaborate with their teams, and deliver excellent mission results.

    Position Overview

    Our client is striving to be more cost efficient, and thereby more effective, in delivering IT services to all customers and stakeholders.

     

    To achieve this objective, they are mapping all IT costs across the organization to the Business Relationship Management (BRM) tool. This mapping of costs to IT services using BRM and aligning to the Technology Business Management (TBM) Taxonomy will allow the organization to assign total cost of ownership for all IT costs.

     

    Specifically, it will allow for the assignment of total cost of ownership for technical development and maintenance of enterprise services and products, investments, as well as the associated unit cost. This should ultimately improve the quality of enterprise IT services and improve accuracy of cost estimates when providing them via the BRM and aligned to the TBM Taxonomy.

     

    Furthermore, by mapping all the IT costs to the BRM, the client will be able to identify enterprise cost efficiencies throughout the organization and allow for the understanding of the enterprise IT costs. By mapping all the IT costs to the TBM Taxonomy, it will be feasible to compare costs of delivering IT services to industry standards and thereby make more effective determinations regarding the most efficient method of delivering IT services.

     

    The cornerstone of IT cost alignment to the BRM and TBM taxonomy is ensuring that there is communication and coordination across all IT in the organization to ensure consistent business rules are applied to the agreed upon technical framework. This effort will focus on creating a methodology and executing against that framework to assign costs the BRM, TMB, IT services, and IT projects. This will allow IT to be based upon data-driven decisions and also to understand the business value it provides to support the mission.

    Responsibilities

    E3 is looking for a cost modeling subject matter expert to support an opportunity within the Department of Commerce.

    Job duties to include but not limited to:

     

    • Assess maturity of cost current estimation processes
    • Develop re-usable process, business rules, standard operating procedures, roles and responsibilities, and related documentation for IT cost estimation Center of Excellence (CoE)
    • Develop training and communication to ensure organizational adoption and compliance of new estimation practices, processes for project managers and business analysts
    • Provide capabilities to estimate costs throughout the life cycle (e.g. extrapolate early lifecycle estimates, leverage historical results, and incorporate parametric tools.)
    • Complete life cycle Program Office Estimates (POE) for all major IT investments using parametric modeling tools and practices and complete all associated required documentation by the Government Accountability Office (GAO), including but not limited to, Cost Analysis Requirements Document (CARD) and Basis of Estimate (BOE)
    • Complete reconciliation of the POE to the Independent Cost Estimate (ICE) completed by Office of Cost Estimation, Analysis, and Assessment
    • Develop briefing packages for program reviews for current and budget year status
    • Review and analyze program office budget requests for consistency with management guidance
    • Interpret and assess the impact of updates to budget requests
    • Assist in the formulation of IT budget based upon POE
    • Develop plan/methodology and execute against that framework to determine cost of IT services in alignment with the BRM, IT Service Catalog, and TBM Taxonomy
    • Develop plan/methodology and execute against that framework to determine consistent unit cost of across all IT services
    • Create re-usable cost benefit analyses template and user manual to make data-driven decisions regarding IT across USCB
    • Formulate re-usable pricing model and chargeback model that support cost recovery efforts IT services across USCB
    • Align IT services to enterprise IT budget formulation
    • Assist with IT budget formulation and execution to include all phases of the budget life cycle by alignment of BRM, IT Service Catalog and TBM Taxonomy
    • Develop templates to optimize data collection that allows for the strategic manipulation of different types of data in a single location
    • Prepare templates to include detailed data for each IT service, including usage, metrics, and trends

    Required Qualifications

    • 10+ years of consulting experience
    • Advanced MS Excel skills (Macros, Pivot tables, etc)
    • Experience with Cost Model development/maintenance
    • Excellent written, presentation and verbal communication skills
    • Experience presenting to senior level (GS-15 and above) clients
    • Certified Government Financial Manager (CGFM) and/or Certified Cost Estimator certification required
    • BS Degree or above

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Master's in Finance or MBA preferred

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    E3 Federal Solutions (E3) is an award winning Veteran Owned business specializing in helping Federal clients solve their most challenging business problems. Our motivated and technology-enabled workforce utilizes proven management and technical consulting practices and applies agile principles and data-driven decision making to enable our clients to better meet mission requirements. We create significant value for our clients by bringing subject matter expertise across the Federal marketplace in the disciplines of Acquisition Lifecycle Management, Program Management Support Services, Systems Engineering and Technical Assistance, and Facilities and Engineering Management. Excellence, Accountability, Community, Humility and Integrity are the core values of E3 as we become recognized leaders in the management consulting community as trusted partners to Federal agencies and to industry. We are an organization that offers both our employees and clients an exceptional experience; our culture is contagious, and we always maintain a genuine reputation.

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    As an Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer, E3 Federal Solutions (E3) is dedicated to making all employment decisions without regard to race, color, sex (including gender and transgender status), age, religion, national origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, registered domestic partner or civil union status, gender identity, medical condition, genetic information, sexual orientation, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. E3 hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

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