Project Scheduler - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

Sterling Heights
United States


SAIC is seeking a Project Scheduler to support the Army Ground Vehicle portfolio in Sterling Heights, Michigan.


Job Description:  The candidate will participate in the planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting on multiple projects of varying size, complexity, and level of risk. This position directly supports Project/Task Leads and is responsible for the development and management of the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS). 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Establishment and maintenance schedule baselines
  • Development, maintenance, and reporting status of WBS tasks
  • Preparation of written and verbal reports to management regarding schedule variances
  • Perform weekly analysis and prepare reports to support the development of program plans that ensure program requirements and statement of work are captured
  • Manage and facilitate weekly IMS reviews
  • Define timelines and dependencies
  • Identify critical path
  • Identify risk and conduct risk analysis


Required Education and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 1 year of experience [4 yrs additional experience accepted in lieu of degree]

Required Qualifications:

  • 1 year of experience with Microsoft Project related experience with scheduling and reporting
  • Proven experience working with all levels of management and technical teams
  • Excellent communications skills - written and verbal
  • Ability to support multiple projects concurrently
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Project, Word, Excel and PowerPoint

Desired Skills:   

  • Familiarity with Earned Value Management and Milestones Professional
  • Understanding of Agile software development methodologies
  • Experience on large-scale software, hardware, and system development projects



Desired Qualifications

  • Must be extremely proficient in Microsoft Project and maintaining an integrated master schedule