Cost Estimator

Facilities Management Springfield, Virginia


HHB Systems is a small veteran owned business known for systems engineering and technical assistance on world class programs. We lead the way in professional management advisory services; analytic support; cybersecurity; systems engineering; systems and application design; acquisitions and integration; as well a systems administration of major analytical DoD operational systems. We are looking for talented, creative, team-oriented professionals who take pride in providing innovative, relevant, and actionable solutions for our customers' most challenging problems.

Job Description: We are seeking a Cost Estimator to support our government customer in Springfield, VA. The ideal candidate will provide expert cost estimating support (e.g., certified cost estimator credential) for project execution programs, manage and maintain major annual project budget. Develops all programming, budget, and execution documentation that supports major construction efforts culminating in projects.  Develops and/or validate all project cost estimates for program and use expertise to input updates in DoD-mandated BUILDER software. Researches and validates documentation justifying funding sources for projects.  Prepares presentations to justify proposed project cost estimates to senior management and identify and analyze alternatives leading to recommended courses of action that satisfy facility project cost requirements.  Provides clear and concise reports detailing methodology used, options considered, and recommended ways forward.  Develops and maintains all cost data collected from relevant projects (past, current, future) in a cost library database, or equivalent electronic platform, which shall be capable of easy use by facilities engineers to develop Independent Government Cost Estimates (IGCE).


  • Holds an active TS/SCI clearance
  • 7+ Years Related Experience
  • General knowledge of DoD
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience within related field.

Desired Skills and Abilities:

  • Comprehensive computer knowledge and understanding of Microsoft Office programs.
  • Additional skills include the following: briefing skills, project management, organizational skills, and communication skills.

WORKING CONDITIONS: The work is typically performed in an office environment and at client site locations; which requires proper safety precautions. The above job description is not intended to be; nor should it be construed as; exhaustive of all responsibilities; skills; efforts; or working conditions associated with this job. Requests for reasonable accommodations will be considered to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the principal (essential) functions of this job.

HHB Systems is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We welcome and encourage diversity in our workforce. It is the policy of HHB Systems to provide equal employment opportunity to all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under federal, state or local laws.