Master Scheduler - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

United States


Job Description

SAIC has an immediate opening for a Scheduler to develop and maintain project and program level Integrated Master Schedules (IMS).  The successful candidate will perform analysis and provides status for project schedules for submission to Government personnel.  Analysis, recommendations for alternative courses of action, and status updates will be required on an on-going basis to ensure customers, service providers, and teams maintain awareness of current program statuses. 



On the Job Training will be provided in the customer’s specific knowledge domain, but the successful candidate must be able to:

  • Demonstrate proficiency with Microsoft Project
  • Maintain associated schedule milestones and related sub-projects
  • Work collaboratively across the enterprise and with internal and external stakeholders
  • Coordinate activities with IT portfolio managers, policy leads, resource managers, and program managers
  • Capture, document, and present analysis process, findings, and project statuses to decision makers
  • Understand, document, and communicate enterprise interdependencies
  • Ensure meeting coordination, scope clarity, policy compliance, and alignment with strategic objectives
  • Work closely with the Government customer to analyze schedules, and make recommendations related to management of the schedule, performance status, project contract actions, system dependencies, and critical path


TYPICAL EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Bachelors and five (5) years or more experience; Masters and three (3) years or more experience; PhD and 0 years related experience



  • Bachelor’s degree in a Business, Management, or other business-related discipline; An AS or AA degree and an additional four (4) years of experience; OR an additional eight (8) years of experience may be substituted for a BS or BA degree.
  • PMP and/or Agile certification is a plus, but not required
  • ITIL certification is a plus, but not required


Desired Experience:

  • Two (2) years of experience in a business or technical position providing integrated master schedule support.
  • Two (2) or more years of experience with Project Management
  • Experience using MS Project to plan and document program schedules
  • Excellent writing, organization, verbal communication, and presentation skills


Clearance Requirement:

  • Must Possess and maintain a Top Secret clearance
  • Must be able to acquire and maintain Sensitive Compartmented Information (SCI) with Poly requirements

COVID Policy: Prospective and/or new employees will be required to adhere with SAIC's vaccination policy. Full vaccination will be required before the start of employment in order to work onsite at an SAIC location. If applicable, prospective or new employees may seek an exemption to the vaccination requirement at  and must have an approved exemption prior to the start of their employment. Employees working onsite at a customer location must comply with customer requirements which may include mandatory vaccination, mandatory attestation regarding one's vaccination status and mandatory weekly or bi-weekly testing.

Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.