The Scheduler shall be responsible for the successful planning, coordinating and management of cost, schedule and performance of all aspects of complex engineering projects and tasks. Serves as the technical point of contact for the Program Manager and team members on a project or task. Directly contributes to program efforts in several areas, including task cost, schedule, and deliverables status updates. As well as, monitoring risks, and presenting risk containment strategies to ensure proper performance of tasks necessary for efficient and effective execution of the contract. Will utilize expert communication skills needed to direct the skilled technical resources and report on the technical progress, issues, and problem areas, as well as write and review technical documents. Solid planning capabilities and ability to interface with many different organizations (internal and external). Ability to quickly adjust priorities and schedule based on needs. Candidate may be required to respond to after-hours requests as required in a 24 x 7 environment or to meet SLA requirements.
Required Skills, Experience, and Education:
The Scheduler shall have a Bachelor’s Degree in a Computer, Business or Math related field and five (5) years of experience as a program or project manager in managing projects and contracts of similar scope, type, and complexity is required. Possess experience and expertise in managing resources using Microsoft Project 2013. Possess an advanced level of understanding of project scheduling, MS Project 2013 visual reporting capabilities, industry standards, and best practices. Experience with MS Project is desired.
TS/SCI Full Scope Poly required.