Lockheed Martin (www.lockheedmartin.com)
full-time employee contract
Lockheed Martin Space is looking for an entry level Program Planner to support the SBIRS (Space Based Infrared System) satellite system and OPIR (Overhead Persistent Infrared) missions, considered one of the nation?s highest priority space program providing early missile warning for the U.S. military. This is an ideal opportunity to begin and develop your career in Program Planning and Program Management. If you are an enthusiastic, self-starter eager to learn in a fast-paced environment, come join our team and help us achieve mission success on this critical national defense program.
As our new Program Planning team member, you will need to be someone who thrives in a dynamic environment, leads by example, and has the uncanny ability to influence and foster collaboration and teamwork that generate impactful results. You will be part of a team to plan and manage detailed schedule networks from design, assembly, test, and into operations.
As a Program Planner you will interface with Engineering, Finance and Business Operations, and Program Management while working with the entire planning team to translate authorized customer requirements into the performance measurement baseline. Additionally, you will be responsible for developing and maintaining compliant Integrated Master Schedules which accurately and comprehensively validate contractual scope, work flow, and resources required to execute the program.
Our Program Planning team works with cross-functional teams to drive progress and performance, monitor changes and status, and facilitate communication between stakeholders. We assist in negotiating handoffs between product areas regarding technical content and schedules as well as facilitating workaround planning as required. We serve as liaisons by maintaining, publishing, and presenting relevant planning and scheduling information and metrics to provide visibility and communicate potential issues to management and engineering.
Must be a US Citizen. Selected applicant will not require a clearance to begin employment, but must be willing to obtain a clearance after employment.
? Bachelors degree with no prior experience, or in lieu of a degree candidates who have 7-8 years of relevant job experience will also be considered
? United States citizenship
? Must be able to obtain a Top Secret security clearance
? Familiarity with a scheduling tool such as MS Project, Real Time Project, or Primavera
? Customer service experience
? Presentation experience
? Experience analyzing data
? Proficiency in Excel, Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin?s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers? toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
Join us at Lockheed Martin, where we?re engineering a better tomorrow.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Job Location(s): Sunnyvale California