Master Scheduler - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States


Master Scheduler

KBR, in support of the Remote Sensing (SMC/RS) Systems Engineering & Integration (SE&I) team, has an immediate need for an experienced Advanced Planning Master Scheduler, based in El Segundo, California and will also consider candidates in Aurora and Colorado Springs, Colorado with the possiblity of a remote schedule.

This position will support the Space Based Infrared Satellite (SBIRS), Next Generation Overhead Persistent Infrared (OPIR), Next Generation Polar and Environmental Monitoring (EM) ground and space systems. This position will require travel (both local and air) to support program needs, including supporting classified meetings.

Specific duties include:

  • Mine schedule data sources for pertinent information to develop, integrate and maintain the program office master schedule
  • Populate data from multiple major system acquisitions into one scheduling database. Be able to post the results onto SharePoint for full customer access
  • Provide analytical capabilities to identify schedule conflicts/disconnects/discrepancies and define and track schedule impacts
  • Provide analytical capabilities to optimize efficiency to achieve program success.
  • Identify and evaluate critical program milestones, integrated master schedules, and cross program dependencies
  • Track and report progress on the accomplishment of schedule events through capability delivery. Present master schedule data and reports (critical path, risk, impacts and monthly status) to program office leadership


  • Baccalaureate degree in an engineering, mathematics, physics or equivalent technical discipline and 5+ years of systems integration and systems engineering related or equivalent experience
  • Active Secret Clearance required
  • An understanding of program office processes, scheduling tools such as MS Project, and SharePoint
  • Familiarity of government satellite systems acquisitions and Systems Engineering expertise
  • Ability to gather data from multiple sources and from multiple customers across the program office and display it in a useful manner for the customer
  • Experience with Agile Project Management, integration of enterprise schedules and enterprise schedule management, Schedule Risk Analysis and Tools
  • Experience in NRO, IC, and DoD acquisition and program management processes


  • TS/SCI Clearance
  • Experience with Kidsa Milestone Professional, Palisade @Risk, Babecana Full Monte
  • Experience with Space and Missile Systems programs for Missile Warning and Environmental Monitoring
  • Master’s Degree in a Technical Field

Salary range 110K - 125K.

The offered rate will be based on the selected candidate’s knowledge, skills, abilities and/or experience and in consideration of internal parity.

Additional Compensation:

KBR may offer bonuses, commissions, or other forms of compensation to certain job titles or levels, per internal policy or contractual designation. Additional compensation may be in the form of sign on bonus, relocation benefits, short term incentives, long term incentives, or discretionary payments for exceptional performance.


KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include a 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.