Senior Project Scheduler (DoD)

Clearance Level
Program Management
Fort Detrick, Maryland
Remote, Based in Maryland

REQ#: RQ94811

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: NACI (T1)
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day. Our work depends on a Senior Project Scheduler joining our team to support the United States Army Medical Material Development Activity (USAMMDA). This position is based at Fort Detrick, in Frederick, Maryland.

In this role the ideal candidate will support the following tasks:

  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert in developing Integrated Master Schedules (IMS’) in support of multiple USAMMDA Project Management Offices
  • Responsible for assisting Integrated Product Teams (IPTs) in developing IMS’ for multiple ACAT II-IV level programs
  • Create and manage resource loaded IMS’ to enable accurate performance tracking cost and funding forecasting and anticipate staffing and logistics requirements
  • Capable of identifying key program milestone events, contract deliverables, program reviews, integration activities, document contract changes and additions, and training requirements for inclusion in program IMS’
  • Provide probability of program success factors and metrics to support the program with an integrated view of program risks with enough detail and predictive power to enable early risk recognition, mitigation, and resolution for all programs
  • Assist the Product Managers with shaping effective IMS’ to meet mission needs
  • Assist IPTs in maintaining current schedules
  • Provide hands-on development of layered schedules and plans demonstrating how a program is progressing and will meet requirements and objectives
  • Consolidate critical paths of numerous projects and PMOs into a single IMS
  • Provide IMS training as requested to IPTs
  • Participate in special projects as required


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, management, or a related field or equivalent combination of education, professional training or work experience
  • 8 years of general program management experience
  • 3 years of relevant program schedule development and integration experience
  • Experience in project management, engineering management, DoD acquisition, or another related subject of comparable complexity and responsibility
  • Experience with developing an integrated master schedules (IMS’) using Microsoft Project
  • Knowledge of DoD acquisition milestones, decision points, and staffing processes
  • Expertise with Microsoft Office, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Microsoft Project
  • Excellent communication skills and strong organizational skills.
  • US Citizen
  • Ability to obtain a NACI (T1) public trust


  • 401K with company match
  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career
  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators
  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.