Overview Peraton is seeking a Program Scheduler to join our team in Greenbelt, MD who'll be responsible for ensuring the logical and systematic conversion of product requirements into schedule solutions with proper consideration to project scheduling logic (critical path, schedule health tool expertise).
Peraton is the Prime Contractor on the Space Communications Network Services (SCNS) contract and is responsible for the operations, maintenance, sustainment, and systems engineering of space to ground communication systems and networks in support of space missions for National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).
Responsibilities What you'll do...
Schedule creation and tracking
Predecessors, Successors, Lead, Lag, Float
Critical Path Analysis
Schedule health tools (Stat, Polaris)
Qualifications You'd be a great fit if...
Bachelor's Degree and 5+ years of relevant work experience.
1+ year experience in managing schedule development, integration, and health analysis, as well as NASA scheduling standards. In particular management of health checking & critical path analysis is necessary.
It'd be even better if you...
PMI certification as a PMP.
Project Scheduling Professional Certification | SP - PMI.
Extensive knowledge and use of Deltek Open Plan and MS Project.
Experience with developing, managing and tracking resources loaded schedules using MS Project or equivalent PMS software.
Demonstrated written and oral communication skills, including ability to communicate effectively with customer and contractor senior management.
Earned Value experience.
What you'll get...
An immediately-vested 401(K) with employer matching
Rapid PTO accrual schedule with floating holidays
Comprehensive medical, dental, and vision coverage
Tuition assistance, financing, and refinancing
Paid maternity and paternity leave
Company-paid infertility treatments
Cross-training and professional development opportunities
The ability to influence major initiatives
SECURITY CLEARANCE: This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a security clearance. In order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.
About Peraton Are you ready to join the next-generation of national security? Peraton is a fresh name in the industry with an established portfolio and legacy going back more than a century. We work differently than our peers - with agility, the freedom to innovate, an entrepreneurial spirit and a culture of responsibility. As part of the Peraton team, you'll be part of our movement to build a great company, solve the most daunting challenges facing mankind today, to protect and promote freedom around the world, and to secure our future, for our families, our communities, our nation, and our way of life.
EEO Statement We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state, or local law.