Master Scheduler

    • Fort Walton Beach, FL

Job Description

BAE Systems in Fort Walton Beach, Florida is seeking a Master Scheduler.

This position will be responsible for developing and maintaining the integrated master schedule (IMS) within MS Project.

Responsibilities includes but are not limited to the following:

• Develop, maintain and status project/program schedules as well as the integrated master schedule

• Provide critical path analysis and create "what if" scenarios; provide recommendations to leadership and project owners to achieve scheduling targets

• Participate on project teams as the scheduling subject matter expert

• Facilitate scheduling discussions to create project schedule and determine relationships with other projects

• Help technical experts establish milestones and provide support to monitor adherence to the master schedule by identifying programmatic problems and providing recommended solutions

• Foster scheduling best practices by developing and presenting training while at the same time promote the best-fit practices for our program environment

• Identify and track risks and opportunities

• Recommend and lead scheduling process improvements

• Review and revise scheduling documentation, processes and work instructions

• Serve as a consultant to top management in long-range planning as it pertains to the vision of the role of scheduling for our internal use as well as our external customer's use.

• Serve as a spokesperson for the organization on scheduling performance to the baseline and schedule maturity to the vision.

• Support the BAE Systems Program Management Office to achieve or exceed business objectives

Required Skills and Education
Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 6 years work experience or equivalent experience

Experience developing Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) for project execution, using Microsoft Project.

Experience implementing schedules on multiple Earned Value Management (EVM) programs.

Working knowledge of cost/schedule integration business rhythm activities including cost/schedule alignment, baseline change requests and variance analysis.

Ability to interpret program requirements via multiple sources (RFP, SOW, WBS).

Ability to engage with program teams to assist in development of WBS and IMS.

Preferred Skills and Education
Project Management Professional Certified (PMP or PMI-SP)

Background in Business Operations

Experience in other scheduling software or with alternative scheduling tools

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security
BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do-from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That's BAE Systems. That's Inspired Work. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression. To see Inspired Work in action, visit www.baesystems.com and follow us on Facebook: www.facebook.com/baesystemsintel.

BAE Systems builds and optimizes technology that revolutionizes defense around the world.

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