work depends on a Program Scheduler joining our team to
support our government client’s activities in the Northern Virginia locations.
At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Program Scheduler supports and develops schedules, material requirements lists and production plans for products and/or production processes.
Organize, implement and maintain scheduling management system supporting identified projects and their plans.
Assist to set up tasks and sub tasks to ensure satisfactory realization of project contract requirements as scheduled.
Interact with customer and project staff to schedule work and coordinate assignments.
Maintain and assist with project schedule.
Interact with project team and task managers to define scope of work to develop and update detailed schedules, cost information and identification of variances from original plan.
Evaluate project schedule progress and performance and identify developing problem areas.
Analyze critical path and constraints to determine effect of changes to schedule and recommend work-around.
Develop and update weekly short interval schedule working with superintendents and field engineers.
Suggest management of risks affecting project profit, costs, schedules and client relations.
Support project management team to maintain timely and effective change management processes, procedures and systems.
Assist project team to develop and maintain periodic status reports to keep management informed on project progress.
Conduct analysis to determine alternative courses of action or recovery on slipped schedules.
Participates in special projects as required.
Bachelor's Degree in a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications, training, or work experience.
2+ years experience with project scheduling
Ability to facilitate meetings with program and government personnel.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Extensive knowledge of MS Product Suite (MS Project, Word, Excel, SharePoint).
Because of the sensitive nature of the work being done for this government client, all candidates must hold a TS/SCI with Polygraph.
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General Dynamics Information Technology 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.
At GDIT, our "People First" culture commits to every employee feeling valued and supported throughout their career. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package – including programs focused on financial, physical, emotional and social well-being – demonstrates this commitment.
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.