Senior Scheduler

11/29/17
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  Full Time   Employee   Contractor


Herndon
Virginia
United States

ManTech is seeking a Senior Scheduler to support the
multiple task orders across its cybersecurity division. This position will be
responsible for managing the integrated master schedules (IMS) for multiple
task orders using MS Project. In conjunction with the Program Manager, and with input from the cross-functional team,
generate, publish and maintain an accurate a Master Schedule, using MS Project,
showing the tasks and resources required to deliver on-time, per customer requirements
and milestones.
The successful candidate will also be responsible for advancing the scheduling
practices of the organization to include evaluation and inclusion of risks and
opportunities, resource planning, metrics and reporting of scheduling progress.
This position has supervisory duties of the scheduling department.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:


? Develop,
maintain and status project schedules as well as the integrated master
schedule


Work closely with the various project management office,
development team, operations team, and other project teams to develop detailed,
resource loaded schedules and keep these schedules current and seamlessly
integrated into a Master Schedule for various task orders.


Conduct resource loading in the project schedule to the
lowest possible activity.


Identify major milestones, decision points, project
life-cycle and other project events.


Identify critical path and task dependencies.


Develop and manage project scheduled for projects that use
earned value management.


Set and maintain the baseline schedule and track all
changes to the baselined schedule.


Liaise with cross-functional project team members and
project/program managers to obtain required data to update schedules, including
remaining work and estimated completion date (ECD) for planned tasks.


Provide a weekly status of the tasks and activities in the
project schedule to be included in a weekly status report.


Work in collaboration with Project/Program Management team
to drive consistency of the project scheduling approach to facilitate accuracy
in project execution and reporting.


Develop and maintain summary level schedule reports Gantt,
PERT, milestone charts, and other project management tools used to support critical
path analysis


Provide critical path analysis and create ?what if?
scenarios; provide recommendations to leadership and project owners to achieve
scheduling targets


Participate on project teams as the scheduling
subject matter expert


Facilitate scheduling discussions to create project
schedule and determine relationships with other projects


Help technical experts establish milestones and
provide support to monitor adherence to the master schedule by identifying
programmatic problems and providing recommended solutions


Foster scheduling best practices by developing and
presenting training while at the same time promote the best-fit practices for
our program environment


Identify and track risks and opportunities
?Recommend and lead scheduling process improvements


Review and revise scheduling documentation,
processes and work instructions

Facilitate and participate in weekly schedule reviews and
various other schedule related meetings.



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