Project Scheduler

Clearance Level
Functional Experts
Rensselaer, New York
Hybrid Workplace
Key Skills For Success


Microsoft Project

Project Scheduling

REQ#: RQ175050
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Your Impact

Own your opportunity to work alongside federal civilian agencies. Make an impact by providing services that help the government ensure the well being of U.S. citizens.

Job Description

Project Scheduler

Seize your opportunity to make a personal impact as a Project Scheduler at GDIT. Here, you’ll make meaningful contributions to challenging projects and grow a rewarding career. With a career in operations, you’ll make the end user’s experience your priority and we’ll make your career growth ours.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. You will join our team in partnership with New York State of Health (NYSoH) to provide comprehensive health coverage to more than 7.3 million New Yorkers through its Health Benefit Exchange (HBE)    


  • You’ll join our talented Program Management Team.  
  • You will be managing schedules, reviewing project status, and understanding how to assess project issues and develop resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and client-satisfaction goals and objectives.  
  • You will be closely collaborating with project managers, functional managers, clients and other stakeholders using MS Project 2016. 
  • You will support the metrics team in the planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting of projects/programs  
  • You will identify major milestones, decision points, project lifecycle and other project events  
  • You will facilitate and participate in weekly schedule reviews  
  • You  will be willing to work outside of normal business hours as required to meet deadlines  



Bachelor’s degree in Business, Mathematics, or related discipline, or equivalent 

Required Experience: 

  • Six (6) or more years of related experience           
  • Three (3) or more years of hands-on project scheduling experience using MS Project 2016 managing  simultaneous multiple projects
  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Project
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Product Suite

Required Skills:  

  • Excellent Problem Resolution skills 
  • Great team and client interaction skills 
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills 
  • Skilled in gathering, analyzing, documenting and briefing information 
  • Ability to effectively convey requirements, concerns and capabilities to all levels of management in a clear and concise manner 

Desired Skills: 

  • Understanding of Earned Value methodology  
  • Experience in Medicaid or Healthcare Processing Systems  
  • MS Project Server experience (not required, highly desirable) 
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification  (not required, highly desirable)  
Work Requirements
Years of Experience

6 + years of related experience

* may vary based on technical training, certification(s), or degree


Travel Required


Salary and Benefit Information

The likely salary range for this position is $72,250 - $97,750. This is not, however, a guarantee of compensation or salary. Rather, salary will be set based on experience, geographic location and possibly contractual requirements and could fall outside of this range.
View information about benefits and our total rewards program.

About Our Work

We are GDIT. A global technology and professional services company that delivers consulting, technology and mission services to every major agency across the U.S. government, defense and intelligence community. Our 30,000 experts extract the power of technology to create immediate value and deliver solutions at the edge of innovation. We operate across 30 countries worldwide, offering leading capabilities in digital modernization, AI/ML, Cloud, Cyber and application development. Together with our clients, we strive to create a safer, smarter world by harnessing the power of deep expertise and advanced technology.

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.