SAIC is looking for a Remote Project Scheduler to support the Army Ground Vehicle portfolio while working from home providing support for our team in Sterling Heights, Michigan.
This job is temporarily remote due to COVID-19.
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]
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
Familiarity with Earned Value Management and Milestones Professional
Understanding of Agile software development methodologies
Experience on large-scale software, hardware, and system development projects