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Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC Sierra Nevada Corporation | SNC

Sr Earned Value Specialist

  •  Posted 13 Days Ago
  •   Full time
  •  Sparks, NV
  •  R0011921
  •  Security Clearance Required

Are you looking for an opportunity to deepen your EVM skills in a meaningful work environment that supports and protects explorers and heroes? Join our team! As a Sr Earned Value Management Specialist, you will provide Earned Value Management implementation support to ensure compliance with all government requirements. As a Sr EVM Specialist you will develop standard formats, conduct EVM training to develop EVM skills, and provide EVM oversight to establish program management ownership of program performance data. You will provide analytics on areas to improve business performance. You will also support the Program Finance leaders in fulfilling their responsibilities to ongoing cross department continuous improvement, problem solving, project implementation, training, and governance efforts.

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 10 years or more 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 

  • Familiarity with DoD, government contracting and/or public auditing, policies, standards, and procedures

  • 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

  • Comfortable working independently on assigned tasks to fulfill requested changes, enhancements and updates to existing processes and tools

  • Advanced skills in Earned Value Management software (Deltek Cobra), and familiarity with scheduling software (MS Project) and self service analytics (PowerBI)


  • Ability to resolve advanced Cobra troubleshooting and administration requests

  • 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 Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Cost Accounting Standards (CAS)

  • Knowledge of program finance processes, procedures, and tools

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance is required Learn more about the background check process for Security Clearances

Important Notice:

This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret U.S. Security Clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance for employment. Non-U.S. citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.  The Department of Defense Consolidated Adjudications Facility (DoD CAF), a federal government agency, handles the adjudicative aspects of the security clearance eligibility process for industry applicants. Adjudicative factors which affect the outcome of the eligibility determination include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and illegal drug use.

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