Leidos is looking for a high performing candidate to fill a position supporting the nation's nuclear deterrence mission with the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Office of Defense Programs as a Schedule Subject Matter Expert (SME) on a major weapon acquisition program. Working with a high caliber and collaborative team, this role provides planning and scheduling subject matter expertise to the federal program engineer at the national security laboratories by creating and managing program schedules for the W80-4 Life Extension Program, a multi-billion dollar, multi-year program supporting our nation’s nuclear deterrence posture.
This is a full-time contractor-support position located on-site at Livermore, CA.
Responsibilities will include:
Advising on the development and subsequent revisions of an integrated, resource loaded schedule for a multi-billion dollar project.
Application of advanced scheduling methodologies, practices, knowledge, skills, and abilities in Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project.
Integration with earned value management system.
Presentations to teammates, company representatives, customer community, integrated product team and government program reviews including: integrated baseline reviews, monthly contract management reviews, weekly schedule status reviews, and monthly schedule reviews.
Schedule analysis and reports consisting of critical path analysis reports. Development of various other schedule and earned value reporting and analysis to include: program schedule milestones/program events reports, monthly schedule earned value management performance status reports, and schedule comparison analysis, baseline variance analysis, schedule forecast variance analysis, schedule validity analysis and scrubbing.
Advanced knowledge and experience with Primavera P6, Acumen 360 (Fuse and Risk) and Milestone Pro experience with Earned Value Management Systems
Typically requires a BA degree and 12 - 15 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 10 - 13 years of prior relevant experience.
DOE Q or DoD TS clearance required.
Prior experience in scheduling large, multi-organizational integrated resource loaded schedules.
Prior experience with NNSA headquarters, NNSA field (e.g., SNL, LANL or LLNL) or the Department of Defense (e.g., Air Force, Navy, Army, DTRA).
Prior experience in weapon systems engineering; requirements management, risk management and configuration management of large projects; and integrating work of multiple contractors.
PMP certification is highly desired.
External Referral Bonus:Ineligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:DOE Q
Travel:Yes, 10% of the time
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.
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