Prepares, develops and coordinates the integrated master plan and integrated master schedule to meet all program objectives. Ensures major projects and program schedules and plans are horizontally and vertically integrated across company functional groups including but not limited to finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality. Monitors program schedule performance, tracks plans and schedules, performs risk analysis, identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts. Utilizes Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas. Updates and prepares reports for customers.
Skills Required * Demonstrated ability to Lead/facilitate the planning, development and maintenance of the IMP and Performance Measurement Baseline. * Communicate schedule guidelines/techniques to program team for IMP/IMS development * Ensure that all schedules are fully compliant with internal policies, customer, and industry requirements (DID 81861 IPMR). * Develop and conduct critical and driving path analyses on the baseline schedule in compliance with, internal, customer, and industry requirements (DID 81861 IPMR). * Identify trends using common schedule Metrics (DCMA 14pt, BEI, EVAS data driven metrics, etc.), suggest corrective actions in a timely manner and supports implementation. * Possess a thorough understanding of US DoD schedule policies and Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) requirements. * Resource load budgets into schedules to support EVMS measurement and reporting. * Perform Schedule Assessments and Analyses on the baseline IMS to identify schedule risks and opportunities. * Review, recommend and implement, as appropriate, schedule work-around or recovery plans in a proactive manner. * Routinely assist program management by monitoring SPI/CPI and BEI performance and preparing schedule status reports for customer and/or business management reviews * Perform and analyze schedule risk assessments (SRA) as required * Train and assist program and proposal teams in preparation for planning sessions and is instrumental in the generation of the program or proposal schedule * Participate in sector and company functional activities including training, surveillance, tool evaluation, policy reviews, process management, and continuous improvement initiatives * Strong interpersonal skills to influence diverse work teams * Ability to prioritize and self-manage a multi-tasked workload in a fast paced environment * Ability to make decisions with sound judgment while complying with policies and procedures * Proficient in MS Project or other Planning SW, MS Excel, and MS Office applications Requires a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Business or Accounting and/or equivalent years of related work experience.
Skills Preferred * Experience with Deltek Cobra, Barbecana Schedule Risk SW and Milestones Professional. * Understanding and knowledge with regards to industry Planning and Scheduling Excellence Guide (PASEG) * Risk management experience * Strong project team experience / PMI PMP or PMI-SP certification * Secret Clearance with ability to achieve TS/SCI * Familiarity with Critical Chain project management, project scheduling best practices in Agile environments, and other advanced scheduling techniques
Experience Required * Strong background in developing and maintaining comprehensive, well-constructed and compliant program schedules in a DoD EV environment. * Demonstrated capability in successfully working on project teams with multiple stakeholders (PM, Eng Lead, CAMs).
Education Required Requires a Bachelor's or Master's Degree in Business or Accounting and/or equivalent years of related work experience.