Intermediate Scheduler Planner

Clearance Level
Program Management
Fort Belvoir, Virginia

REQ#: RQ46922

Travel Required: None

Support for complex scheduling and tracking for up to 130 individual projects using MS Project interfacing with MS SharePoint 2013, on site at the Defense Acquisition University at Fort Belvoir, VA.


  • Develop and maintain schedules and integrated master schedules.
  • Provides project management support to Curriculum development projects.
  • Develop Work Breakdown Structure and activity coding.
  • Integrate multiple project plans to a summary program portfolio plan. Identify and resolve resource and schedule conflicts and constraints among multiple projects.
  • Experience in providing detailed analysis of project schedules; from project inception; through the development phases; to project completion.
  • Monitor project progress and provide weekly status updates.
  • Provide impact analysis of schedule changes; identify schedule variances and opportunities and proactively develop mitigation strategies for the Project Management team.
  • Prepare various planning documents/milestones including execution milestones and development schedules.
  • Prepare presentation packages including scheduling and analysis graphics.
  • Monitor schedule deviations and variances and assist in developing corrective actions.
  • MS Project experience supporting contracts in a DOD federal environment.

5-8 years of related experience.  Must have MS Project interfacing with MS SharePoint 2013.


Requires five years' minimum of program support and project scheduling experience using Microsoft Project and Microsoft Project Server. Also requires demonstrated organizational and communications skills; as well as a thorough knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications.

Required Skills: 

  • Proficient in MS Office Suite applications of MS Project (2013 or later) and MS Project Server; Outlook; Word; and PowerPoint; and is skilled at performing data evaluation; formulas and metrics in Excel.
  • Experience in scheduling; critical path analysis; earned value management; and using scheduling software Microsoft Project and Microsoft Project Server for managing tasks; collaboration; managing timelines; measuring progress; and generating reports. 

Experience producing and managing a resource/cost loaded schedule for the life cycle of a project from concept to engineering/design; to production and acceptance. 

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.

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.