Project Scheduler, Jr. (secret clearance)

Job Requisition Number: 123017
Category: Program Management - Analyst
Primary Location: Arlington, VA, US
Security Clearance: Secret
Clearance Status: Must be Current
Schedule: Full Time
Type of Travel: Continental US
Percent of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Description:
JOB DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The candidate will be a member of a Program Management Office responsible for developing and maintaining an Earned Value Management (EVM) baseline which interfaces with an MS Project resource loaded schedule. This is an ACAT-1 Army program with Cost and Software Data Reporting (CSDR) reporting requirements. Duties include:
Assists with the development of the program's cost and schedule baseline to be presented at Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR) with the government
Assists with the execution of programmatic budgets and financial plans that align with the program baseline.
Assists the Master Scheduler in developing a master schedule by working with performing organizations and determining their critical tasks and their interdependencies within the program.
Supports the development of program unique standards and process instructions for planning, scheduling, baseline control, EVMS, and Integrated Program Management Report (IPMR) compilation and analysis.
Develops scheduling status reports used at Program Management Meetings.
Assists with determining the critical path of the program based on schedule progress and established task dependencies.
Transfers data from Microsoft Project to Cobra and ensures accuracy of data
Develops and maintains artifacts and other program documentation
Other duties and/or projects as assigned
REQUIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Security Clearance: Secret Clearance
US Citizen
Ability to obtain and maintain a secret clearance.
Experience with determining the Critical Path and performing Schedule status updates
0-2 years of related experience in project support or management; 2-3 years of working with MS Project.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Proficiency in Microsoft Project and other office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, MS Visio and SharePoint).
Bachelor of Science in Business Administration or other discipline.
DESIRED SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS:
Familiarity with DoD Contracting environment
Familiarity with Agile software development methodologies
Experience on large-scale software development projects
Experience with Earned Value Management
WORK LOCATION: Alexandria, VA
TRAVEL: None
If you are selected to interview, you will be contacted directly by a recruiter.

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