Peraton Corporation

  • Subcontracts Manager

    Job Locations US-MD-Greenbelt | US-NM-Las Cruces | US-VA-Herndon
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(12/6/2018 9:41 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Clearance Status
    Ability to Obtain
    Security Clearance
    Top Secret
  • Overview

    Peraton is seeking to fill a critical role for a Subcontracts Manager in our Greenbelt, MD location to support our NASA customer. The position will be responsible for managing a team of subcontracts administrators through all cradle-to-grave subcontracts activities.  Due to program complexity, experience as a subcontracts manager is a key requirement, as well as experience with Contractor Purchasing System Review audits. 

    The selected individual must demonstrate a understanding of proposal activities and general supply chain principles are also necessary to be successful in the position. This individual must be an active listener, lead by example, and exhibit a collaborative, consultative, team-oriented leadership style. Preference will be given to a strong candidate in Greenbelt, Maryland, however, Peraton will consider a remote candidate with ability to travel.


    • Oversee the uniform implementation of subcontract requests for proposal, subcontractor cost and/or price analysis, subcontract negotiations, subcontract administration and amendments.
    • Provide and administer interpretation of subcontracts and amendments and other subcontract documents.
    • Assist during DCAA/DCMA Procurement audits.
    • Develop solutions for complex procurement problems effecting company compliance and ensures satisfaction of legal requirements, federal regulation and public law, customer objectives, and ethical business standards
    • Provide subcontract group support for prime proposals to Government customer.
    • Act as liaison between subcontractors, Subcontracts department and technical personnel to ensure supplier performance.
    • Monitor, provide input and assist in small business subcontract reporting.
    • Oversee the selection of subcontractors during source selection.
    • Work with Contracts, Subcontracts and Purchasing functions to help develop department policies and procedures.
    • Participate in cross functional planning and implementation for projects and programs.
    • Interface with accounts payable for the timely payment of Teammate and Subcontractor invoices.



    • Bachelor’s degree in Business or related field or an equivalent amount of experience
    • 10+ years of experience working in supply chain functions including supplier selection/competition, negotiation and procurement planning for on-program work.
    • 4+ years of supervisory experience specifically in a subcontracts role.
    • Proven skills in preparation, negotiation, execution and interpretation of various subcontract types: firm fixed price (FFP), time & material (T&M), cost plus award fee (CPAF), cost plus fixed fee (CPFF), cost plus incentive fee (CPIF) and master level agreements (IDIQ, BOA, MSA).
    • Strong understanding of FAR and FAR Supplements
    • Experience with demonstrating strong attention to detail.
    • Experience utilizing strong written and verbal skills.
    • Experience in demonstrating success in efficiencies to customer and/or internal projects through targeted supplier engagement.


    • NASA Experience
    • Ability to navigate a fast-paced, team environment to adjust priorities to meet critical deadlines.
    • Ability to take a leadership position in a program team environment.  



    This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret (TS) security clearance.  To obtain a clearance candidate must be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.



    About Peraton

    Peraton provides innovative, reliable solutions to the nation’s most sensitive and mission-critical programs and systems. Peraton has significant experience providing highly differentiated secure communications, space, and technology solutions to key customers, and has become a trusted partner on missions that are critical to the security priorities of the United States. Capabilities include complex software and technology services and solutions, as well as end-to-end mission operations abilities, including Software Systems Development, Cyber, Modeling & Simulation, Mission Operations, Signal Intelligence (SIGINT), and Quick Reaction Capabilities (QRC) / Research & Development. The company is headquartered in Herndon, VA, with approximately 3,500 employees across the U.S. and Canada. 

    EEO Statement

    We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.


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