Program Scheduler

Description

Job Description:

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At Leidos , we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers' success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainable. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

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Leidos has a key opportunity supporting the Force Protection Engineering and Integration (FPE&I) Counter-small Unmanned Aerial System (C-sUAS) program. The selected candidate will work with Agile Teams the Program Manager to develop detailed schedules for program activities, to collect regular status for those activities, and to create visualizations using MS Project and other tools to feed overall program status and reporting. They will become involved in the monthly reporting cycle and will help the program to accelerate the capture of data so that schedule and cost data can be analyzed by program leadership. The selected candidate will work with others to identify critical paths and to make judgements about the impact of schedule dependencies across the program.

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Responsibilities Include:
  • Maintain and update an overarching Integrated Master Plan (IMP) that integrates - vertically and horizontally - all discrete activities
  • Develop, maintain and manage project schedule; recommend changes to schedule when necessary
  • Develop, maintain and manage project schedule for Agile Development sprints and integrate with overall IMS.
  • Support monthly CDRLs and internal and external program reviews.
  • Structure the IMP to be an event-based hierarchy of program events, specific accomplishments that support each event, specific accomplishment criteria that must be satisfied to achieve an accomplishment and narratives that explain the processes the contractor will use to satisfy accomplishment criteria
  • Ensure the contents of the IMS trace to the Contract Work Breakdown Structure (CWBS) and the Integrated Master Plan
  • Include in the IMS sufficient detail to identify the resource-loaded critical path(s).


Required Experience, Skills, and Education:
  • Requires a Bachelor's degree with six (6) years of experience; additional years of directly applicable experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
  • Must be a US Citizen and have an active Secret Clearance
  • Extensive knowledge associated with Microsoft Project or equivalent project scheduling tools
  • Excellent project, technical, interpersonal, presentation and problem management skills
  • Ability to communicate orally, and in writing, detailed technical information on troubleshooting and implementation efforts
  • Agile Development scheduling background

Preferred Experience, Skills, and Education:
  • Master's degree in a related field


External Referral Bonus:

Eligible

External Referral Bonus $:

$3,000

Potential for Telework:

Yes, 100%

Clearance Level Required:

Secret

Travel:

Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day

Requisition Category:

Professional

Job Family:

Project Analysis

Pay Range:

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