Acquisition Specialist - Supports and drafts program milestone related documentation to ensure compliance with
all aspects of the DoD and SECNAV 5000 series directives. Supports the development of program acquisition
documentation such as Acquisition Plans (AP), Acquisition Strategy Reports (ASR), Procurement Initiation
Document (PID), Statement of Work (SOW), funding documents, contract awards, agreements, and Acquisition
Program Baseline Agreements (APBA). Assess program procedures, practices, philosophies, and documentation for
compliance with specifications, contracts, and mission requirements. Attends, participates, supports, analyzes,
provides input, develops, prepares and reports on briefs, point papers, reports, correspondence, meetings,
conferences, and review boards. Utilizes business and technical methodologies to provide support of hardware,
software and service acquisition and life cycle management. P participates in meetings and supports specified
Program Integrated Product Teams (IPTs). This positon is in direct support to the APML and Principle DAMPL
(SOW paragraphs 3.1.1, 3.1.2, 3.1.10, 3.2.1, 3.2.2, 3.2.9, 3.3.2, 3.4 and subsequent).
Education Requirements: BS or BA degree in a Business, Management or "Relevant Technical Discipline".
ALLOWABLE SUBSTITUTION: An AS or AA degree and an additional four (4) years of experience; OR an
additional eight (8) years of experience may be substituted for a BS or BA degree.
Experience must include: At least six (6) years of experience related to weapon systems acquisition, including
logistics, research and development, configuration management or systems analysis/design. Demonstrated
knowledge in one or more of the following areas: program management, systems engineering, system acquisition,
financial management, test and evaluation or integrated logistics support. Demonstrated knowledge, and/or
familiarity with the DoD and SECNAV 5000 acquisition series, Federal and DoD acquisition regulations and PPBE
process. Has demonstrated knowledge in one or more of the following areas: system acquisition, acquisition
documentation, configuration management, risk analysis and Government furnished equipment (GFE) or
Government furnished information (GFI.)