Program Planner/Scheduler (early career) at Lockheed Martin Corporation

Lockheed Martin (


  full-time   employee   contract

United States

Program Planner/Scheduler (early career)

Job ID: 451614BR
Date posted: Sep. 14, 2018
City: Littleton
State: Colorado
Description:The coolest jobs on this planet? or any other? are with Lockheed Martin Space.
At the dawn of a new space age, Lockheed Martin is a pioneer, partner, innovator and builder. Our amazing men and women are on a mission to make a difference in the world and every day we use our unique skills and experiences to create, design and build solutions to some of the worlds? hardest engineering problems. Our culture encourages employees to dream big, perform with excellence and create incredible products. We provide the resources, inspiration and focus and if you have the passion and courage to dream big, we want to build a better tomorrow with you.

Lockheed Martin Space in Littleton, CO has an immediate opportunity for an early career Program Planner who wants to be part of this mission for its Commercial Civil Space (CCS) line of business, an exciting organization that captures the true essence of Lockheed Martin's diverse and exciting missions. If you have an interest in all things space and an interest in working for a company that will put astronauts on Mars, create 3D printed satellites, launch payloads that learn in orbit, or that develop national defense systems, come and be a part of our Program Planning team. At Lockheed Martin Space, we are driven by innovation and integrity. We believe that by applying the highest standards of business ethics and visionary thinking, everything is within our reach ? and yours as a Lockheed Martin employee. Lockheed Martin values your planning skills, training, and education. Come and experience your future!

In this role you will need to be someone who thrives in a dynamic environment, leads by example, and can influence and foster collaboration to generate impactful results. As a Program Planner you will be part of a team that plans & manages detailed schedule networks from design, fabrication, test, & into operations.

Our Program Planners work 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; serve as a liaison to Program Management by maintaining & presenting relevant planning information and metrics; and provide visibility and communicate potential issues to management and engineering. Responsibilities will include:

? Interface with engineering, finance and business operations, and program management while working within the planning team to translate authorized customer requirements into the baseline

? Develop and maintain horizontally/vertically integrated compliant Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) which accurately and comprehensively validate contractual scope, work flow, and resources required to execute the program

? Participate in process improvement activities, drive action, develop workarounds and determine solutions to a variety of complex problems, and influence overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization

? Assist program leadership in driving and holding all organizations accountable to schedule and contractual commitments

? Encourage and promote an inclusive culture

Typically has 2 - 5 years of professional experience.

To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. Lockheed Martin Space offers a total compensation package from competitive wages, on-site medical care, 25 three-day weekends, and healthy living incentives just to name a few reasons to join Lockheed Martin.
Desired Skills: ? Bachelors degree in a related discipline

? Knowledge of Earned Value Management (EVM) philosophy.

? Knowledge of Critical Path Analysis including float and margin.

? Strong communication and relationship management skills

? Strong influencing and relationship skills

? Ability to work independently as well as part of an integrated team.

? Familiarity with Integrated Masters Schedules, Work Breakdown Structure, risk management and earned value analysis.

? Experience working with Defense Contract Management Agency (DCMA) compliance, such as Lockheed Martin Program Performance Management Process; experience with audits and reviews

? Proficiency with Microsoft Project, Microsoft Project Server or equivalent scheduling tools.

? Ability to work multiple projects effectively

? Ability to work with cross functional teams to facilitate cross coordination and communication
Basic Qualifications: ? Understanding of planning principles, theories, concepts along with general knowledge of related disciplines

? Knowledge of planning and analysis tools

? Demonstrated ability to compile, prepare, and present information to management and customers

? Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications and ability to learn new software tools and processes quickly.
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.
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.
Experience Level: Experienced Professional
Business Unit: ESS4400 SPACE
Relocation Available: No
Career Area: Program Planning
Clearance Level: None
Type: Full-Time
Virtual Location: no
Work Schedule: 9x80A-9,9,9,9,8 hrs/d in wk1, /9,9,9,9,off in wk2
Shift: First