General Atomics and Affiliated Companies Pricing Analyst in San Diego, California

Job ID#: 17246BR

Company: General Atomics Aeronautical Systems

Title: Pricing Analyst

Job Category: Contracts/Sub Contracts/Purchasing, Finance/Accounting

City: San Diego

State: California

Full-Time/Part-Time: Full-Time Salary

Travel Percentage Required: 0% - 25%

Clearance Required?: No

Job Summary:

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), an affiliate of General Atomics, is a world leader in proven, reliable remotely piloted aircraft and tactical reconnaissance radars, as well as advanced high-resolution surveillance systems.

We recognize and appreciate the value and contributions of individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences and welcome all qualified individuals to apply.

We have an exciting opportunity as a Pricing Analyst in our Contracts group to work out of our Poway, CA office.

Under limited Supervision this position is responsible for compiling Pricing data from multiple departments into Government compliant proposals, and supporting the proposals through negotiations and audit. In order to do this function effectively in the changing business environment of Aerospace today, this position relies heavily on both technical Pricing skills as well as the interpersonal skills necessary to foster the relationships required to support an responsive business flow.


  • Under limited supervision, prepares cost proposals using spreadsheets and ProPricer software in accordance with Company‚Äôs pricing policies and procedures.

  • Participates in cross functional teams to solve complex problems.

  • Reviews and makes recommendations regarding basis of estimate clarity and correctness.

  • Ensures proposal compliance with FAR, DFARS and Cost Accounting Standards.

  • Support audits and negotiations of proposals.

  • Performs other duties as assigned or required.

Job Qualifications:

  • Typically requires a bachelor's degree and three or more years of experience in finance, accounting, or business administration in a manufacturing environment. Equivalent experience may be substituted in lieu of education.

  • Must demonstrate a thorough understanding of pricing theories, concepts, and principles. Must possess project management skills including organizing, scheduling, conducting, and coordinating work assignments to meet proposal milestones. Must be working-group oriented and possess the following: (1) the ability to identify issues, analyze and interpret complex data and develop solutions to a variety of complex problems; (2) excellent analytical, verbal and written communication skills; (3) excellent computer skills.

  • Ability to work independently or on a team is essential as is the ability to work extended hours.

General Atomics and affiliated companies is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, pregnancy, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, age, genetic information, protected veteran status, disability, or any other basis protected by local, state, or federal law.