Program Analyst

Clearance Level
Program Management
California, Maryland

REQ#: RQ135367

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Regular
  • Work at the direction of the Team Leader and/or Supervisor in development and maintenance of government Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) and other schedule related products in accordance with Cost Department Processes and Toolkits.
  • Build and maintain good relationships and interfaces with the customer and team members (Cost Department, Competencies, Academia, etc.) and serve as customer point of contact for IMS development efforts.
  • Analyze and interpret high level, broadly stated, DOD and SECNAV directives and instructions, and to determine their proper application within schedule development. 
  • Utilize DOD and program specific source documents (SOW, IMP, WBS,OBS) and information gathered from program teams to develop an IMS.
  • Participate in team meetings, teleconferences, working group meetings, program management reviews and technical reviews. Coordinate efforts with the appropriate technical and/or programmatic experts to ensure a complete and quality product.
  • Ensure scheduling principles, processes, techniques, and tools are applied properly thereby ensuring that all schedule products are accurate, timely, and consistent.
  • Establish a schedule baseline that reflects project critical path and monitor and report variances to the baseline to program leadership. 
  • Establish and maintain business rhythms for schedule development and maintenance in accordance with Cost Department Best Practices.
  • Prepare and provide schedule health assessments, progress reports, analysis, and trending charts on a routine basis and provide recommendations to mitigate risks associated with achieving baseline schedule.
  • Maintain record of scope changes, trends and variances that potentially affect schedule performance. 
  • Perform Schedule Risk Assessments of the government schedule to determine areas of risk and its potential impact to specific milestones and/or program completion.
  • Supports Integrated Baseline Reviews, other management reviews to gain an understanding of schedule processes, baseline, and performance. 
  • Develop and present oral presentations in his/her area of competence to assist management who require an understanding of schedules, scheduling issues, or other schedule related subjects.
  • Provides guidance, consultations, and advice to customers on Cost Department processes and lessons learned as they relate to development and utilization of schedules as a project management tool.  This activity involves a variety of organizations and management disciplines both internal to DOD and private industry.  
  • Coordinate reviews of all schedule products with the cognizant Cost Department Branch Head.
  • Knowledge of the types of DOD contracts.  This includes having a familiarity with DOD procurement practices and the relationships to EVM.
  • Analysis of EVM Reports and In-house EVM Implementation
  • In order to provide the quality products and services needed by our Customers the Department has analysts with expert knowledge in Integrated Project Management (IPM) which is based on the DOD/industry-wide Earned Value Management (EVM) System Guidelines and involves the analysis of EVM data provided in the Integrated Project Management Report (IPMR), Contract Funds Status Report (CFSR),  and processes, methods, and databases.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:BA/BS (or equivalent experience), 5+ years of experience

About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

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