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News | June 21, 2017

My DCMA: Jamal A. Hoover, contract cdministrator

By Tonya Johnson DCMA Public Affairs

My DCMA showcases the Defense Contract Management Agency’s experienced and diverse workforce and highlights what being a part of the national defense team means to them. Today we meet Jamal A. Hoover.

My name is Jamal A. Hoover, and this is My DCMA.

I currently serve as a contract administrator at DCMA Aircraft Propulsion Operations Rolls Royce in Indianapolis, Indiana.

My job duties relate to the Federal Acquisition Regulation, Defense Federal Acquisition Regulation, Defense Procurement Acquisition Policy and other Department of Defense-based regulations. It includes the management of various programs and ensure after contract award, I monitor contractors’ performance and management systems to ensure that cost, product performance, and delivery schedules are in compliance with the terms and conditions of the contracts and all DoD, federal, and allied government supplies and services are delivered on time, at projected cost, and meet all performance requirements.

I have been a part of the DCMA team for almost five years.

I like working at DCMA because it allows me to serve our country and give back as an enthusiastic government civilian, delivering global acquisition to the warfighter.

I am the independent eyes and ears for DoD because I support and provide contract administration efficient and effective services for various types of contracts to the warfighters. I have been given the opportunity to work at the side of our contractors ensuring they provide the right services and products to our warfighters to accomplish the mission.

I provide actionable acquisition insight to DoD by establishing a good line of communication, which yields great customer service to all customers.

DCMA is important to America’s warfighters because we support and provide the best quality products and services that aide in defending our nation against those who attempt to cause harm against us. We are ‘one team, one voice,’ delivering global acquisition insight that matters — supporting our warfighters.