Sr Principal Program Planning/Scheduling Analyst - Huntsville - job 854415

Northrop Grumman

Date: 06/11/2021

City: Huntsville, Alabama

Employment type: Full-time

Category: Business Management Location: Huntsville, Alabama US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes Clearance Type: None Telecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position Shift: 1st Shift Travel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time Positions Available: 1

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This position is for the GMD program and will be supporting our Huntsville, AL site.

The Sr Principal Program Scheduler must be capable of creating and maintaining a resource loaded schedule network that is the core of a schedule-driven EVMS implementation.

  • Provide program planning and scheduling support to internal and external customers (typically Program/Proposal/Product team Managers, CAMs, task leads, etc.). This includes gathering of source planning data, logical sequencing of activities, establishing activity durations and loading of resources in an Integrated Master Schedule Network for the purpose of providing status reporting and earned value analysis of work performed against the approved baseline plan.

  • Review subcontractor schedule submissions to determine compliance to subcontract requirements and communicated corrective actions as needed.

  • Implement automated planning software to perform schedule analysis and reporting, including critical path analysis and assessment, schedule risk assessments, schedule health metrics analysis.

  • Gather and compile information to create summary level and detailed program/project network schedules utilizing automated planning software.

  • Periodically gather status information to update and analyze the "time now" status of baselined program networks, advise managers of schedule critical paths and, when requested, recommend alternative schedules and recovery plans.

  • Perform analysis of program resource "consumables" (time, manpower, facilities use, materials, etc.) to determine the "earned value" or work performed.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience in Business Management with Bachelor's degree, or 8 years of experience with a Master's

  • Experience scheduling in an Earned Value management environment with working knowledge and experience with scheduling in a compliant EVMS environment, including familiarity with DI-MGMT-81650 and related government requirements.

  • Proficiency with MS Project, MS Excel and MS Word is required. - Ability to obtain a Security Clearance at the secret level

Preferred Qualifications:

  • MBA - Active Secret Clearance

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