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Job #: R-00008190
Location: Lynnwood, WA
Category: Program Financial Control
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Defense

Job Description:

Under the direction of Program Managers and Deputy Program Managers, the Project Scheduler develops and maintains project schedules and associated resource allocation, performance assessment, and reporting. These include:
  • Project planning that includes cost, schedule, risk, change control management, etc.
  • Financial, cost, and schedule analytical skills.
  • Establish and coordinate business rhythms required to accomplish program schedule execution across multiple programs with a particular focus on schedules and associated resource management using the MS Project Server tool.
  • Develop and maintain a program-level IMS and perform performance analysis, including Earned Value assessment.
  • On a weekly basis, perform Quality Assurance reviews in consultation with project and task leadership
  • Resource-load (personnel, BOM, ODC) new tasks and schedules. Collect and implement schedule status, providing critical path analysis, implement baseline changes, and prepare reporting with regard to resource utilization on a monthly basis.
  • Communicate schedule impacts and propose corrective actions to applicable stakeholders. Present the master schedule as required during Program/Project Management meetings.
  • Establish and enforce schedule guidelines for functional areas.
  • Perform independent network analyses resulting in reports and metrics.
  • Evaluate and make process improvements to support Project Planning objectives.


Basic Qualifications
  • BA degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 yearsof prior relevant experience. Experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
  • Ability to complete the responsibilities outlined above.
  • Master level capability with Microsoft Project with the ability to build a range of project, program, and integrated master schedules.
  • Ability to resource load schedules and properly estimate relationships and durations.
  • Good - Excellent writing and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to manage conflict effectively.
  • Ability to adapt and be productive in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong communication and collaboration skills supporting multiple stakeholders and business operations.
  • Expertise in understanding and mitigating risks to business operations.
  • Self-starter and self-managed.
  • Team player.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance


Preferred Qualifications
  • Active Secret Security Clearance
  • Experience with developing baseline IMS and RLN tools for engineering development projects, and maintaining / updating / analyzing status through the project lifecycle.


Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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