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SMX Senior Subcontract Administrator (3509) in Boston, Massachusetts

Senior Subcontract Administrator (3509)at SMX(View all jobs) (

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SMX is seeking a Senior Subcontract Administrator who will compile, award, and execute subcontracts within policy guidelines in a dynamic contractual environment. The Senior Subcontract Administrator will work either independently or with a team of subcontract administrators on larger programs.


  • Prepares Requests for Proposals to include statements of work, terms and conditions, flow-down terms and conditions, bid or performance evaluation factors, and other measures incorporated into the Requests for Proposal as may be appropriate.

  • Communicates with internal stakeholders about procurement requirements.

  • Serves as the focal point to receive and review subcontractor proposals and obtains input from technical staff and other functional stakeholders for evaluation purposes.

  • Consults with SMX technical staff to resolve conflicting matters between SMX and the potential subcontractor.

  • Consults SMX representatives with legal, technical, financial, and managerial interests impacting subcontract award and execution.

  • Ensures the receipt, accuracy and timeliness of subcontractor submittals relating to subcontract deliverables and monitors performance relative to timeliness, cost considerations, and technical objectives.

  • Reviews non-competitive justifications for sufficiency.

  • Prepares price analyses mainly using techniques other than adequate price competition.

  • Negotiates terms and price with subcontractors.

  • Prepares procurement files compliant with SMX procedures.

  • Performs subcontract closeouts upon end of subcontract performance.

  • Coordinates subcontracting activities with various internal and external sources.

  • May review files of peers for compliance with SMX procedures.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Clearance Required: None. US Citizenship required for work under DoD contracts.

  • Bachelor's degree in related discipline plus 5 or more years of directly related experience in a Federal Government contracting environment. In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for additional years of applicable work experience.

  • Experience working in an approved purchasing system (CPSR) environment.

  • Experience working with cross-functional teams in a collaborate environment.

  • Working knowledge of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR).

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Proficient with MS Word and Excel; Costpoint experience a plus.

  • Familiarity with a variety of award types: IDIQ agreements, FFP, T&M/LH, CPXX.

  • Experience with APEXes (previously FEDSIM) prime contracts a plus.

At SMX®, we are a team of technical and domain experts dedicated to enabling your mission. From priority national security initiatives for the DoD to highly assured and compliant solutions for healthcare, we understand that digital transformation is key to your future success.

We share your vision for the future and strive to accelerate your impact on the world. We bring both cutting edge technology and an expansive view of what’s possible to every engagement. Our delivery model and unique approaches harness our deep technical and domain knowledge, providing forward-looking insights and practical solutions to power secure mission acceleration.

SMX is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to disability status, protected veteran status, race, color, age, religion, national origin, citizenship, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy or genetic information. SMX is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer including disability and veterans.

Selected applicant will be subject to a background investigation.