Scheduling Engineer

Employer
Perspecta
Location
Chantilly, VA
Posted
Dec 07, 2018
Closes
Dec 10, 2018
Function
Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. Perspecta's talented and robust workforce-14,000 strong-stands ready to welcome you to the team. Let's make an impact together.Perspecta is an AA/EEO Employer - Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled and other protected categories Responsibilities Perspecta was formed to take on the big challenges. Every day at Perspecta, we enable hundreds of thousands of people to take on our nation's most important work. We're a company founded on a diverse set of capabilities and skills, bound together by a single promise: we never stop solving our nation's most complex challenges. Our team of engineers, analysts, developers, investigators, integrators and architects work tirelessly to create innovative solutions. We continually push ourselves-to respond, to adapt, to go further. To look ahead to the changing landscape and develop new and innovative ways to serve our customers.When you sign on with Perspecta, you ally yourself with some of the smartest, most dedicated people in the industry. From systems integrators with decades of experience, to developers using the latest agile techniques, to investigators helping public sector customers maintain a trusted workforce, to rocket scientists launching the technologies of tomorrow, you'll find a team of people you'll be proud to stand shoulder-to-shoulder with. Perspecta works with US government customers in defense, intelligence, civilian, health care, and state and local markets. Perspecta is a top-five public-sector technology-services player. We are a publically traded company poised for growth, and a firm unique in our ability to offer a huge breadth of services. Our high-caliber employees are rewarded in many ways-not only through competitive salaries and benefits packages, but the opportunity to create a meaningful impact in jobs and on projects that matter. As part of the Schedule team, you will be responsible for conducting the Schedule Management Process for Milestone/Activity Level 0 and 1 and any schedule milestone elevated to the System and Enterprise level. INCEPTUM is responsible for maintaining the Integrated Master Schedule with integrated milestones and linked dependencies across Infrastructure Services as well as System and Enterprise level Domain milestones. We monitor performance against this schedule to ensure that contractual, cost, and schedule objectives are met and facilitate modifications as required. Schedule analysis is performed to identify risks as well as providing mitigation recommendations. Candidates will be aligned to one or more projects based on both assessing candidates' skills and experience, and by understanding candidates' career aspirations to ensure they are supporting a project that aligns to their career path. Key Responsibilities Include:Compiling, updating, and delivering the Integrated Master Schedule with integrated milestones and linked dependencies.Gather and consolidate schedule data from staff meetings, engineering boards, readiness events, engineering artifacts, board approved Request for Change (RFC) documentation, etc.Assess impacts of new info against planned and baseline dates, calculate critical path, calculate slack & margin, and identify risks/issues/opportunities.Format Microsoft Project documentation in presentable form to include call out boxes, graphics etc. in support of product delivery milestones.Operate the Enterprise Schedule Server Tool, input data, produce reports, and generate schedule artifactsMay train new team members in the use of Schedule tools/Processes and the implementation of quality standards. Requires 5 to 8 years with BS/BA or 3 to 5 years with MS/MA or 0 to 2 years with PhD.Strong System Engineering or Systems Integration experienceDemonstrated ability to communicate with senior government customers, keep all stakeholders informed, prioritize tasks, and vet prioritiesWorking knowledge of, and demonstrated experience with change management processes (eg, RFC process)Strong analytical skills and ability to develop and recommend solutions for problems/issuesAbility to work independently and within a team environmentGood customer teaming skills; ability to collaborate in cross-functional teamsStrong interpersonal, problem solving, organizational and multi-tasking skillsResponsible and reliable; follow up on actions and the ability to multi taskExtensive experience with Microsoft ProjectMust have an active TS/SCI w/ Poly to start DESIRED-Experience with GEOINT, SIGINT and/or COMM systems and overall space and ground architectureExperience with core Systems Engineering Disciplines (Requirements, Schedule, Risk, Readiness, System Closure, VV&T, etc.)Familiarity with the Intelligence Community, and associated government agenciesExcellent written, verbal, and presentation skills, and ability to lead technical forumsExperience using Microsoft Office ToolsA passion for learning, helping others, sharing team knowledge, and contributing value to the mission in any way possible*LI

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