GovCIO Cost Estimator/Financial Analyst (Remote) in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Job Description


GovCIO is seeking a Cost Estimatorto join the Electronic Health Record Modernization (EHRM) Intake team.The Cost Estimatorwill gather, evaluate, and then prepare cost information for software implementation recommendations during the analysis process. They maybe requiredto gather information and analyze proposed software solutions, specifications, and technical documents to prepare the estimation. Estimators work closely with project managers, solutions architects, and business analysists during the estimation process. As such, thought leadership, problem-solving, rapid learning, and carrying the innovative mindset needed to lead our clients through conceptualization, strategic planning, and execution is important. Additionally, flexibility and forward-thinking views are important for success. The ideal candidate must be able to work independently with minimal supervision. This will be a fully remote position with core hours of operation from Monday- Friday 8AM to 5 PM ET.


  • Prepare written proposals, cost estimates, budgets, and updates for the technical packet and the project managers

  • Develop responses to budget and acquisition related data calls reporting requirements, and status reports such as statusreportof acquisitions and progress towards contract awards, status of funding obligations.

  • Provide input to create standardized tools, templates, budget, and acquisition trackers tofacilitatebudget data responses tofacilitatecoverage other projects and PLs

  • Work proactively and independently to carry out assignments to completion within parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines, and standard accepted practices

  • Effectively create andmaintaindatabase tables, queries, and procedures, asrequired

  • Develop quantity-based estimates from partial information

  • Execute market research activities necessary to collect and analyze information about capabilities within the market to satisfy the stated business needs

  • Identifyingand quantifying all cost factors involved software play recommendations

  • Using computer software to calculate cost estimates

  • Maintain knowledge of Federal budget rules and regulations

  • Function as part of an integrated team sharing products, best practices, and information across the portfolio


Required Skills and Experience

  • Candidate mustpossessa bachelor’s degree in engineering, Computer Science, Systems,Businessor related scientific/technical discipline

  • Candidate must also have 15 years of experience; 10 years ofadditionalrelevant experience may be substituted for education

  • Financial artifact, forecasting, and research-related experience

  • Demonstrate understanding of responsibilities and policies associated with having access to financial data, including confidentiality

  • Experience developing and presenting executive-level reporting 

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills, including the ability to communicate with brevity and clarity

  • Ability to deliver on-time, meaningful outcomes, while coordinating multiple assignments,maintaininga positive attitude, and providing exemplary customer service

  • Proficient in MS Office with a focus on Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Strong math skills and above average computer skills

  • Critical thinking skills with ability to problem solve and make effective decisions\

Preferred Skills and Experience

  • Prior experience supporting the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) or other Government agency. Current VA network access is highly desired.

  • Experience working in a consulting environment and understanding of client/customer relations

  • Experience with Agile/SAFemethodology

  • Experience and knowledge of VA centric applications such as JIRA, and ServiceNow

Clearance Required: Ability to obtain and maintain a Public Trust/Suitability – Tier II clearance

Company Overview

GovCIO is a team of transformers–people who are passionate about transforming government IT. Every day, we make a positive impact by delivering innovative IT services and solutions that improve how government agencies operate and serve our citizens.

But we can’t do it alone. We need great people to help us do great things – for our customers, our culture, and our ability to attract other great people. We are changing the face of government IT and building a workforce that fuels this mission. Are you ready to be a transformer?

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran. EOE, including disability/vets.

Posted Pay Range

The posted pay range, if referenced, reflects the range expected for this position at the commencement of employment, however, base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including market location, job-related knowledge, skills, education, experience, and internal equity. The total compensation package for this position may also include other compensation elements, to be discussed during the hiring process. If hired, employee will be in an “at-will position” and the GovCIO reserves the right to modify base salary (as well as any other discretionary payment or compensation program) at any time, including for reasons related to individual performance, GovCIO or individual department/team performance, and market factors.

Posted Salary Range

USD $105,000.00 – USD $130,000.00 /Yr.

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Location US-Remote

ID 2024-4139

Category Information Technology

Position Type Full-Time


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