JOB DESCRIPTION: Responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining detailed resource-loaded schedules for implementation, developmental and operational systems. Works with developmental and operational teams to develop detailed schedules and assists in keeping these schedules current. Uses or recommends automated tools such as MS Project, Primavera or program mandated software. Develops and or modifies project schedules and or the integration of multiple project schedules into an overall Master Program Schedule. Maintains the overall Master Program /Project Schedule. Links project schedules with the overarching program, Investment Portfolio, functional area and/or other Integrated Master Plans (IMPs). Provides hands-on development of layered schedules and IMPs that address how an acquisition project is progressing and how that project contributes to overarching requirements and objectives. Maintains status on linkages and dependencies with related projects.
TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Two (2) years experience as a Scheduler in programs and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Associate’s degree in a technical or business discipline from an accredited college or university is required. Shall have one (1) year of demonstrated experience managing a schedule for an engineering program involving hardware and software development and multiple subcomponents. Experience may include: successful completion of an advanced level MS Project or Primavera course and demonstrated experience with MS Project and or Primavera. Certification for the Association for the Advancement of Cost Engineering (AACE) and or Planning and Scheduling Professional (PSP) certification are desired. Two (2) years of additional scheduling experience may be substituted for an Associate’s degree.