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Job #: R-00014303
Location: Centennial, CO
Category: Project Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil

Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Program Planner / Scheduler with earned value expertise to join our Planning & Control team working on the United States Antarctic Program. This position is based in Centennial, Colorado, and will support exciting large-scale projects for the three U.S. research stations in Antarctica, including the major construction project modernizing McMurdo Station. Integral to the project team, the Scheduler/Planner will establish and maintain the Integrated Master Schedule and Baseline.

Duties for the position include the following:
  • Create and manage schedules using Primavera P6 for large projects compliant with EIA-748/GAO requirements.
  • Develop baseline schedules and associated artifacts.
  • Monitor, analyze, and report performance against baseline schedules to ensure contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met.
  • Conduct critical path and network analysis on schedules.
  • Maintain vertical and horizontal traceability between supplemental schedules and integrated master schedule.
  • Obtain weekly/monthly updates on schedules, including coordination with project managers and major subcontractors.
  • Participate in annual earned-value surveillance, including data calls and interviews.
  • Generate weekly schedule status reports for project managers, and other activity reports as required.
  • Assist project managers with maintenance of project documentation.


Typical Education and Experience: Bachelor's d egree and 4 years' relevant experience, or a Master's degree and 2 years' relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Experience with Primavera P6 or Microsoft Project.
  • Knowledge of Earned Value best practices (EIA-748 or GAO)


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Comfortable working in a fast paced environment
  • Knowledge of financial planning/budget planning and tracking


This position requires successful completion of a government background check to access government facilities and systems. If you are not a United States Citizen or Green Card holder, this check could take 12-18 months to complete.

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 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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