Master Planning and Scheduling Analyst 3 (Palmdale)

Job Description:

Seeking a Program Planning & Scheduling Analyst 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA and the qualified applicant will become part of MAS B-2 Master Planning and Scheduling Department. Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Primary duty is to prepare, develop and coordinate updates and changes to the 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 finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality
  • Tracks plans and schedules, performs risk analysis, identifies and resolves critical path and network logic conflicts
  • Maintains rigorous cost-schedule integration and validates EVM through status reports
  • 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
  • The prime candidate will also be able to work in a high paced environment, meet deadline and produce analysis in a timely manner
  • Conduct regular internal schedule audits to ensure compliance with requirements and policies
  • Collaborate with the CAMs and major subcontractors to incorporate their subcontractor's interface giver / receiver activities into the prime integrated master schedule

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree plus a minimum of 8 years of scheduling experience or 10 years of scheduling work experience in lieu of a Bachelor's degree
  • Conducting Schedule Risk Assessments (SRA); and familiarity with SRA software tools are necessary
  • 8 years of recent expert experience using MS Project
  • 6 years of Earned Value Management (EVM) practices and be able to support implementation on programs
  • Experience in Schedule Baseline, Integrated Baseline Review (IBR) and DCMA Joint Surveillance Reviews (JSRs)
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance
  • Project Management Certification

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