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Company: SAIC
Location: Mc Lean, VA
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Technology, Software, IT, Electronics

Description

Description

The SAIC National Security Group is seeking an Enterprise Scheduler.  This position will bwe responsible for buildding and maintaining enterprise IMS/Roadmaps, program management reviews, technical exchange meetings, milestones among other requirements.

The primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) /Integrated Master Plan (IMP) support to multiple programs and Enterprise-wide ODNI Programs
  • Develop, integrate and maintain multiple schedules into program top-level Integrated Master Plan (IMP) and associated Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) as day-to-day execution tools used to periodically assess progress in meeting program requirements
  • Develop solutions for mitigating schedule risk and achieving program goals and objectives
  • Identify and recommend scheduling best practices
  • Work closely with technical experts, project leads and project managers in planning, creating, and managing project schedules
  • Perform coordination of cross-functional departments to identify project issues, monitor action items, and work with the project manager to ensure resolution
  • Working closely with others in linking critical activities across multiple workstreams
  • Coordinate project schedules, tasks, meeting updates, and efficient distribution of reports

 

Qualifications

  • Candidate must have an active TS/SCI clearance w/CI polygraph
  • Nine+ years' of overall related experience
  • Bachelors degree or an additional four years' of experience.
  • Experience developing an Integrated Master Schedule (IMS)
  • Expertise in MS Project (advanced preferred) and familiarity with Agile project management methodologies
  • Experience working along with the technical team leads to determine critical tasks and their interdependencies across the program as day-to-day execution tools used to periodically assess progress in meeting program requirements
  • Working knowledge of how to support the Government with Integrated Master Schedules that are developed and maintained for multiple projects to summary a program portfolio. This will require the liaison with mission partners and task owners to determine the sequencing and duration of activities.
  • Experience creating a project baseline for each project and monitoring project progress against that baseline.
  • Ability to identify and resolve resource and schedule conflicts and constraints among multiple projects.
  • Experience providing impact analysis of schedule changes; identifying schedule variances and opportunities and proactively developing mitigation strategies for the Project Management team.
  • Prior experience developing scheduling status reports used at Program Management meetings
  • Experience supporting the development and the sustainment of appropriate project Work Breakdown Structures (WBS) and activity coding in accordance with the contract Performance Work Statement (PWS)
  • Demonstrated expert knowledge in determining the Critical Path and performing Schedule status updates
  • Experience developing solutions for mitigating schedule risk and achieving program goals and objectives
  • Ability to identify and recommend scheduling best practices
  • Ability to work closely with technical experts, project leads and project managers in planning, creating, and managing project schedules
  • Coordinate project schedules, tasks, meeting updates, and efficient distribution of reports

 

Desired skills and Qualifications:

  • 5-7 years of demonstrated experience managing a schedule for an enterprise-wide program(s) and multiple sub-components using MS Project
  • PMI-SP (Scheduling Professional) certification


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