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Chenega Corporation Cost Estimator in Washington, District Of Columbia


**Position contingent on contract award – anticipated start date: late September, 2024.

Details below are subject to change based on final contract award.

Come join a company that strives for Extraordinary People and Exceptional Performance ! Eagle One Solutions, Inc., a Chenega Professional Services ’ company, is looking for a Junior Cost Estimator to support a large federal IT organization. The Cost Estimator will support resource funding traceability, budget projections & forecasts, multiyear programmatic planning, and management of cost allocation structures. This is a highly visible position and will require a self-motivated, well-versed, and knowledgeable candidate to support the organization.

Our company offers employees the opportunity to join a team where there is a robust employee benefits program, management engagement, quality leadership, an atmosphere of teamwork, recognition for performance, and promotion opportunities. We actively strive to channel our highly engaged employee’s knowledge, critical thinking, innovative solutions for our clients.


  • Assist in the development of a funds traceability methodology resulting in a roadmap for multi-year budget estimates.

  • Support investment reviews, goals, and the objectives contained in strategic and annual plans.

  • Support the development of multi-year budget projections consistent with the strategic IT plan and roadmaps.

  • Develop time-phased projections and long-range budgets by employing forecast models, and applying commercial and government algorithms.

  • Generate planning packages for recapitalization initiatives and ability to modernize architecture within allocated budgets and resources.

  • Develop and analyze estimates and or specifications provided and strengthening costing for purposes of project estimates.

  • Budget projections & forecasts for 3 year, 5 year, 10 year, and 20 year models


  • Bachelor’s degree in financial management or accounting

  • 5 years experience in cost estimation and accounting

  • Excellent written and verbal communication with a commitment to high-quality output

  • Possess a Public Trust clearance, but should have ability to go through security clearance process if required

  • Experience with management information systems (e.g., financial, accounting, budget, purchasing, etc.).

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Highly organized, with the ability to work efficiently and effectively with others.

  • Self-motivated and proactive, both with respect to managing workload and own professional development.

  • People oriented, with the ability to remain objective and communicate well with a range of personalities and audiences.

  • Close attention to detail and accuracy of your work.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Effective communicator in a wide range of audiences and personality types.

  • Strategic-oriented, always looking for opportunities for the customer to streamline, gain efficiencies.

  • Computer skills to include but not limited to, skills in operating Microsoft Office software, with emphasis on Word, OneDrive, SharePoint, Excel, Power Point, and Visio.

  • Knowledge of Section 508 compliance and the creation of 508 compliant documents.

  • Ability to manage large, complex spreadsheets and database tools.

Final salary determination based on skill-set, qualifications, and approved funding.

Many of our jobs come with great benefits – Some offerings are dependent upon the role, work schedule, or location, and may include the following:

Paid Time Off

PTO / Vacation – 5.67 hours accrued per pay period / 136 hours accrued annually

Paid Holidays - 11

California residents receive an additional 24 hours of sick leave a year

Health & Wellness





Employee Assistance Program

Short- & Long-Term Disability

Life and AD&D Insurance

Spending Account

Flexible Spending Account

Health Savings Account

Health Reimbursement Account

Dependent Care Spending Account

Commuter Benefits


401k / 401a

Voluntary Benefits

Hospital Indemnity

Critical Illness

Accident Insurance

Pet Insurance

Legal Insurance

ID Theft Protection

Estimated Salary/Wage

USD $65,000.00/Yr. Up to USD $73,000.00/Yr.

Chenega Corporation and family of companies is an EOE.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Native preference under PL 93-638.

We participate in the E-Verify Employment Verification Program