Senior Pricing Analyst


Job Description:

The Defense Group of Leidos Pricing team is seeking strong candidates for a new Senior Pricing Analyst position, supporting new business proposals and current on-contract pricing activities.

The successful candidate will report to the Defense Group Pricing Director/Manager, and have responsibility for creating and developing current and accurate proposal pricing and written cost narratives in response to US Government and commercial request for cost/price proposals; increasing in size, value and complexity. This exciting opportunity within the Defense Group, while based in Reston, VA is currently open to a teleworking arrangement.

This position will have a significant impact on the award of new business and program growth for the Defense Group and will require a self-driven and dynamic individual, collaborating within cross-functional teams and performing within a rapid-paced environment.

Primary Responsibilities
  • Utilizing PROPRICER™ to complete proposal pricing in compliance with Leidos Pricing Policy and Cost Estimating System Manual (CESM).
  • Daily interactions with cross-functional capture teams (BD, Finance, Contracts, HR) and Line/Group Management.
  • Communicate pricing requirements, collect basis of estimate (BOE) data, present proposal status and review pricing iterations.
  • Review and resolution of pricing and/or cost volume actions, including BOE accuracy and completeness.
  • Initiate internal files for peer reviews and pricing management reviews.
  • Create customer submittal files
  • Maintain current system of auditable pricing files and proposal artifacts.

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Previous experience with pricing and/or financial analysis.
  • Flexible, independent and reliable, with strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Must have strong Microsoft Excel skills and experience in government contracting environment.
  • Must be able to work "on-site" at a central proposal operations location(s) for extended periods if required.

Preferred Qualifications
  • Working knowledge and previous experience using PROPRICER™
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Word
  • Experience is writing cost volume narratives

External Referral Bonus:


External Referral Bonus $:

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 100%

Clearance Level Required:



Yes, 25% of the time

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Pay Range:

Pay Range $65,000.00 - $100,000.00 - $135,000.00