Jan 07, 2022

Logistics Acquisition Specialist ID: MA305142021 Washington DC

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Washington DC
Full-Time Defense Government Logistics Other

Job Description



Title:Logistics Acquisition Specialist ID:MA305142021Department/Labor Location:AARDT&E- Advanced Aircraft Research, Development, Test & EvaluationJob Type:Full-timePhysical Location:Washington, DCDescription

AMEWAS, Inc., a growing Department of Defense (DoD)/ Federal Contractor, built on the premise of “Innovating Tomorrow’s Solutions Today.”  We’ve created a close knit family culture focused on continual learning, professionalism and high-performance. Our customers give us praise for the quality of our product:  our employees.

Come find out why.

The position:

AMEWAS, Inc. is seeking a highly motivated and talented Logistics Acquisition Specialist to support Advanced Aircraft Research, Development, Test & Evaluation.

This position is classified as AMEWAS labor category Management Analyst.

About the location:  Washington, DC: To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: https://washington.org/.

A typical day as a Logistics Acquisition Specialist may include:

  • Assist the APSM in developing, organizing and communicating the organization's strategic plan, mission, vision, and values to ensure team goals, objectives, and work plans are integrated and carried out when providing logistics management integration functions to Integrated Product Team (IPT) and customers for assigned programs and/or projects.
  • Assist with the integration of resource requirements with multi-year acquisition and support plans to develop Program Objective Memoranda (POM) and budget inputs. 
  • Evaluates the impact of new resource levels, such as budget cuts or increases.
  • Support estimates of resource requirements to take into account new or revised objectives, technical capabilities, new acquisition strategies, and other such factors. 
  • Analyzes all changes that have an impact on the acquisition and develops responsive and effective changes in plans and strategies.
  • Articulates and communicates assignments, projects, problems to be solved, actionable events, milestones, and/or program issues under review, and provides recommendations for deadlines and periods for completion.
  • Provides advice on work methods, practices and procedures, and assists the team and/or individual members in identifying the parameters of a viable solution. 
  • Monitors and reports on the status and progress of work, checking on work in progress.
  • Able to maintain program and administrative reference materials, project files and relevant background documents.  Makes available policies, procedures and written instructions provided by the supervisor, and maintains current knowledge to answer questions on procedures, policies, and directives.
  • Prepares reports and maintains records of work accomplishments and administrative information, as required, and coordinates the preparation, presentation and communication of work-related information to the APSM/IPT Lead


  • BS in systems management or a related technical field
  • Minimum of 10 years’ relevant work experience
  • Major Defense Acquisition Program (MDAP) experience
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products
  • DoD Secret security clearance

Skills crucial to success at AMEWAS, Inc.:

Customer-focused attitude with high level of professionalism and discretion. Ability to work effectively with management and part of a team to meet targets.  Is reliable, possesses initiative, and works well as an individual or part of a team.

Physical environment and working conditions:

The physical environment requires the employee to work in an office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday.  Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.

The employee may be required to travel short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site.  In some occasions, the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near the work site.  In rare occasions, overnight travel may be required.

Refer to a friend:

If you know someone who may be interested, please share this posting.  We are a growing team and there may be more opportunities like this one here at AMEWAS, Inc.! 

More about Us:

AMEWAS, Inc. is a small, Veteran-run company that has been providing excellent technical, engineering, administrative, and management services to the Department of Defense for more than 35 years. At AMEWAS we understand the need for a successful work/life balance and are focused not just on fulfilling customers’ needs, but ensuring our employees are a top priority as well.

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS easily recognizes and rewards performance, dedication and longevity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, career development, optimum working conditions, and unique benefits.

AMEWAS participates with E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

It is the policy of AMEWAS, Inc. to provide equal employment opportunities for all without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information or any other protected characteristic under applicable law. Additionally, AMEWAS, Inc. will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known or perceived disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship. Individuals with disabilities who need assistance with the application process may call 301-863-7102. Finally, AMEWAS, Inc. strictly follows guidelines regarding the Pay Transparency Nondiscrimination Provision.

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com for more information about our company, benefits & family!

Our excellent benefits and perks include:

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Generous tuition & training assistance program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on bonuses
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement & outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Discounted gym membership

If you’re still interested (and we hope you are!), please submit your application.



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