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Job #: R-00021219
Location: Centennial, CO
Category: Project Analysis
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Civil


Job Description:

Leidos is seeking a Program Scheduler to join our Planning & Controls 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 and develop schedules for major recapitalization projects along with Project Managers.  Integral to the project teams, the Scheduler/Planner will establish and maintain schedules to be part of the Integrated Master Schedule and Baseline.

Duties for the position include the following:

  • Responsible for training the Planning & Controls team and Project team members on Primavera and scheduling techniques
  • Create and manage schedules using Primavera P6 for large projects that could be compliant with EIA-748/GAO requirements if required.
  • 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.
  • Generate weekly schedule status reports for project managers, and other activity reports as required.
  • Assist project managers with maintenance of project documentation.
  • Manage schedules for major capital projects.
  • May lead a small team in minor and major recapitalization projects.

Required Education and Experience: Bachelor's degree and 12 years' relevant experience, or a Master's degree and 10 years' relevant experience. Additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree. Experience with Primavera P6 or Microsoft Project is required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Exposure or experience with Earned Value practices and techniques (EIA-748 or GAO)
  • 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.

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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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