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Job #: R-00017923-OTHLOC-PL-2D3019
Location: Youngtown, AZ
Category: Project Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes
Clearance Required: Public Trust
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil


Job Requisition:

Program Master Scheduler, Senior

Job Description:

Program Planner/Scheduler     Office locations: Atlantic City NJ or Gaithersburg MD 

Leidos is seeking a Program Planner/Scheduler supporting the En Route Automation Modernization (ERAM) air traffic management program. ERAM is the heart of the Next Generation Air Transportation System (NextGen) and the pulse of the National Airspace System, helping to advance our transition from a ground-based system of air traffic control to a satellite-based system of air traffic management.
The Program Planner/Scheduler will be responsible for applying scheduling theory to develop the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and related artifacts in compliance with applicable standards and best practices in coordination with program management and in support of program execution. 

Program Planner/ Scheduler responsibilities: 
•    Implementing program scheduling business rhythms.
•    Developing baseline schedules and associated artifacts to meet contractual/project requirements
•    Monitoring, analyzing, and reporting performance against baseline schedules to ensure that contractual, cost and schedule objectives are met.
•    Communicate schedule impacts and propose corrective actions to applicable stakeholders.
•    Perform cost/schedule integration in support of Earned Value Management (EVM) requirements.


Requires a Bachelors of Arts degree and 8-12 years of prior relevant experience or a Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience
Scheduling expertise with MS-Project
Strong understanding of financial and EVM reporting
Strong understanding of project planning practices
Understanding of ANSI/EIA-748 Guidelines
Advanced Excel skill set including pivot tables, macros, lookup tables
Strong Microsoft Office experience.
 Excellent interpersonal skills 
Strong knowledge of financial planning/budget planning and tracking
Strong communication skills to work closely with the Program Manager, program team members and the customer.
Must be detail oriented and a team player
**Current Public Trust clearance or ability to obtain suitability for Public Trust Clearance
Preferred qualifications:
•    Working knowledge of Deltek Cost and Scheduling systems a plus

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Project Analysis



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 33,000 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

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