IT Cost Analyst
Seeking a qualified IT Cost Analyst. The ideal candidate will have the ability to perform data analysis and support the validation of the financial environment by leveraging their experience and knowledge of accounting financial management practices.
Responsibilities and Duties
location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
job type: Contract
salary: $20 - 25 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
- Prepare and conduct comprehensive cost analyses and modeling in support of requirements for solutions deployed, providing analysis of cost requirements in order to estimate life cycle costs.
- Develop logical cost estimates that are defensible and supportable.
- Perform and document a variety of cost and economic analyses (i.e., parametric cost estimates, cost and schedule estimates, life cycle cost analyses, cost estimating relationship development, model development, cost risk analyses, project forecasting, risk assessment, cost-benefit analyses, and software cost estimating) in order to determine costs and risks involved, as well as approaches to minimize both.
- The incumbent shall develop and maintain cost estimating/program documents, including:
o Cost sensitivity analyses
o Business Case Analyses (BCAs)
o Cost-benefit analyses
o Trade-off studies (as part of system engineering requirements)
skills: - Develop briefings and present them to senior staff.
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