Analyst, Program Controls (Deltek Specialist)

Date: Feb 15, 2024

Location: San Diego, CA, US, 92113

Company: National Steel and Shipbuilding Com

Job Posting End Date: Until Filled 

Shift:                               1st 

Security Clearance:      No Clearance




Essential Functions and Purpose

  • Serves as NASSCO’s Deltek EVMS software subject-matter expert and POC

  • Configures, troubleshoots, and integrates EVMS applications to support business operations


Position Demands

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Finance, or a related field required 

  • Prior experience in Program Controls, Cost Accounting, Planning, and Earned Value Management preferred; experience with Deltek Cobra, Open Plan and PMCompass software and SAP preferred

  • Knowledge of DFARS, ANSI-EIA 748, DOD EVMSIG, and NDIA EVM Intent Guide

  • Demonstrated analytical and strategic thinking skills

  • Disciplined ability to independently plan, prioritize, organize, and monitor project tasks with limited oversight

  • Excellent communication skills, including ability to produce complex material with rationales, conclusions, and recommendations

  • Healthy dissatisfaction with the status quo, leading to committed participation in continuous improvement initiatives; strong sense of internal motivation to transform and modernize processes; a “start-up” mentality


Working Relationships

  • Reports to Manager, Program Controls

  • Ability to build strong relationships across the organization with an emphasis on teamwork and customer service

  • Will work directly with all project stakeholders, including Engineering, Supply Chain Management, Program Management Office, Production, Finance, Planning, and other disciplines as required


Principal Responsibilities

  • Advise Program Managers, Control Account Managers, and senior personnel to ensure compliance with approved Earned Value Management processes

  • Train organization in the use and requirements of the system

  • Review work processes and prepare training on Deltek modules

  • Recommend and implement best practices to maintain the Deltek software suite

  • Create and configure new Deltek projects to support contract execution

  • Analyze and evaluate existing systems to recommend and implement best practices that make Program Controls more efficient, effective, and responsive

  • Implement solutions to maintain and integrate the toolsets to improve the end-user experience

  • Performs QA reviews of configurations for implementations or changes

  • Work with IT to support Deltek related issues, requests, and changes

  • Actively contribute to the department’s team environment with a consistently positive attitude

  • Other responsibilities and duties as assigned



  • Completes all tasks within quality, budget and schedule commitments.


Physical Demands

Work primarily conducted in an office setting with good lighting.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to focus.  Regularly required to sit, use hands and fingers, operate computer keyboard and controls, and communicate verbally and in writing. Must be physically able to commute to buildings throughout the shipyard. Occasional exposure to dust, fumes and moderate levels of noise.


Pay Scale 

$76,900 - $99,500


This pay range is a reasonable estimate of the salary range for this role. It takes into account the wide range of factors considered in making compensation decisions; including but not limited to skill sets, experience, training, and education. General Dynamics NASSCO also provides a variety of benefits including medical & dental insurance coverage, 401(k) retirement savings plan, flexible spending accounts/HSAs, life and disability insurance, company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO), wellness coaching, and an onsite health services. 


General Dynamics NASSCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.

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