Herndon, Virginia

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.


ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Acquisition Support Technician Mid & Senior to provide unparalleled support for the Information Systems Division (TC) within the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) in Herndon, VA.


Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Manage multiple procurement activities across the team, to include solicitation development, sourcing, and award phases of the procurement life-cycle.

  • Perform needed assessment to identify customers’ needs for services, suppliers, and equipment; uses assessment to determine requirements, and solicitation criteria, including production needs, quantities, delivery requirements and industry to be sourced.

  • Develop purchasing plans and prepares solicitations and contracts; determines specific contract language and selects contract type. Develops total cost of ownership models for customers, including material and/or services flow, usage, and process; determines value and non-value added to the service and/or product for the customer; develops asset recovery programs.

  • Perform market and industry trend analysis to expand and improve the supplier base and to determine availability of services, supplies equipment, and producers; benchmark industry for best usage practices and offer alternatives.

  • Request and evaluates supplier proposals for satisfying selection criteria, awarding contracts, leverage opportunities, and pricing data.

  • Conducts negotiations on price, technical requirements, terms, and conditions of the contract; obtains audits and pricing reports where needed to develop negotiation strategy.

  • Create and manage full life cycle of a multiple procurement's. Creating artifacts such as: SOW, IGCE, J&A, Market Research, etc.

  • Act as the point of contact for both internal and external customers in regard to procurement issues.


Required Qualifications:

  • Senior Level: 4+ years of relevant experience or BS/BA degree OR 4 years of additional experience in lieu of degree.

  • Mid Level: 2+ years of relevant experience or BS/BA degree OR 4 years of additional experience in lieu of degree.


Clearance Requirements:

  • Active Secret Clearance


Physical Requirements:

  • Stationary work at an office desk setting 50% of time

  • Traversing to accomplish tasks by moving from one work site to another or between different floors in a building

  • Communicating with others to exchange information

  • Ability to perceive and assess employee productivity

For all positions requiring access to technology/software source code that is subject to export control laws, employment with the company is contingent on either verifying U.S.-person status or obtaining any necessary license. The applicant will be required to answer certain questions for export control purposes, and that information will be reviewed by compliance personnel to ensure compliance with federal law. ManTech may choose not to apply for a license for such individuals whose access to export-controlled technology or software source code may require authorization and may decline to proceed with an applicant on that basis alone.

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you require a reasonable accommodation to apply for a position with ManTech through its online applicant system, please contact ManTech's Corporate EEO Department at (703) 218-6000. ManTech is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer - minorities, females, disabled and protected veterans are urged to apply. ManTech's utilization of any external recruitment or job placement agency is predicated upon its full compliance with our equal opportunity/affirmative action policies. ManTech does not accept resumes from unsolicited recruiting firms. We pay no fees for unsolicited services.

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Herndon, Virginia

ManTech was founded in 1968 to provide advanced technological services to the United States government. We began with a single contract with the U.S. Navy to develop war-gaming models for the submarine community. Over the years, our government's technology needs have increased dramatically in scope and sophistication, and we have grown to meet that challenge.


For more than 4 decades, we kept a careful eye on where emerging technologies were taking the government, and we developed the resources to master those technologies—by staying close to our customers and anticipating their needs, hiring talented professionals to propel us into the future, and acquiring companies with proven capabilities.


Today, we are a multi-billion-dollar public company that provides the innovation, adaptability, and critical thinking our government needs for success in defense, intelligence, law enforcement, science, administration, health, and other fields—throughout the nation and in many countries throughout the world. We are now applying the lessons learned in the unforgiving arena of national security to help the private sector protect networks and critical information.

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