Eagle Ray, Inc. FITARA Specialist - DIS in Arlington, Virginia

Eagle Ray is seeking a FITARA Specialist/BFO Specialist to assist our Client with ensuring USAID IT policies support compliance with Federal laws and mandates, monitor for US AID office-wide compliance and adherence to processes, and ensure project execution and control drive achievement of the IT Strategic Plan and ETR. Through improved processes and organizational efficiencies assist the government in realizing cost savings.

The FITARA Specialist/BFO Specialist G4 (Journeyman) shall provide program management support to the DIS program to ensure system upgrades and related activities are budgeted, planned, and implemented to meet the demanding needs of the agency’s acquisition life cycle. Responsibilities include but not limited to

  • Program Management services for DIS releases;

  • Coordination of activities related to systems that interface with DIS;

  • System requirements and system solutions support;

  • Organizational Change Management (OCM);

  • Business Process Improvement (BPI) services;

  • Coordination and task tracking for all DIS Integrated Product Teams (IPTs)

  • Planning for and conducting weekly DIS Management IPT meetings, including development of agendas and documentation/dissemination of meeting notes;

  • Capital planning for DIS-related development, modernizations, and enhancement projects including updating the OMB Agency IT Portfolio Summary and Major IT Business Cases;

  • Developing and maintaining the Integrated Master Schedule, including publishing updates monthly;

  • Maintaining the Risk Register, including conducting regular reviews through weekly meetings;

  • Maintaining the Action Item Tracker, including following up with owners as necessary;

  • Tracking budget allocations and expenditures;

  • Supporting FISMA and GAO audits;

  • Supporting OMB Data Calls;

  • Planning for and coordinating Executive Sponsor Meetings, including developing agendas and documentation, and disseminating meeting notes;

  • Developing and disseminating status reports.

  • Organizational change management and communications support is required to ensure continued engagement of DIS users through activities.


  • 3-10 years of IT consulting experience.

  • Bachelor’s Degree or advanced training in Engineering, Computer Science or Information

  • Secret clearance required.

  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.

  • Experience as a buyer or purchasing agent

  • Familiarity with Cloud computing and cloud spaced services including IaaS and SaaS

  • Experience conducting security Audits and producing security related governance documents

  • Experience reviewing documents, processes and providing creative enhancements

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment and on a direct client site


  • MBA

  • ITIL Foundations V3 certification

  • Familiar with:

  • Agile Path Cloud Computing Reference Model (CC-RM)

Equal Opportunity Employer/M/F/Disability/Vet/Sexual Orientation/Gender

ID: 2017-2235

External Company Name: Eagle Ray, Inc.

External Company URL: www.eaglerayinc.com