Opportunity: Project Scheduler

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Position Title: Project Scheduler

Full-time: Exempt

Location: Greenbelt and Silver Spring, MD

Technology Project Managers, Inc (TPM) brings a team of seasoned Project Managers, Project Schedulers, Risk Managers and Engineers with a proven history of delivering high-performance systems engineering, integration and aerospace operations services to civil and defense agencies. TPM provides these services throughout all phases of the program life cycle and across the entire space systems architecture, including space and ground assets.

Primary Responsibilities:

The Project Scheduler will interface with engineers, program managers, and program controls analysts. Primary responsibilities to implement and maintain Integrated Master Schedule for a large complex development effort. Project Scheduler will maintain the task status keeping program management and deliverable management updated on project schedules, monthly estimates-to-complete, and completion of required performance reports. Other responsibilities will be to coordinate planning, control, integration and completion of engineering projects within area of assigned responsibility.

  • Must be familiar with the principles of exercising independent judgment, as well as a high level of analytical skill, in solving complex and unusual technical, administrative, and managerial problems.
  • Solicit input from the technical team to ensure all dependencies (internal and external) are documented and tracked.
  • Project management or project control experience working with Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), Organizational Breakdown Structure (OBS), Control Accounts, Basis of Estimates (BOEs), Integrated Master Schedules (IMSs), cost accounting and financial management systems, work authorizations, process management systems, and/or reporting.
  • Interfacing with other internal teams to develop and prepare resource assignments, identify and document schedule and risk, manage the integrity of the baseline data
  • Proven ability to handle integration and analysis of multiple project schedules.
  • Ability to develop and maintain integrated master schedule, detailed project schedules, ensure adherence to quality standards and maintain project control policies and procedures.
  • Ability to develop and update cost and resource schedules.
  • Interfacing with other internal teams to develop and prepare resource assignments, identify and document schedule and risk, manage the integrity of the baseline data
  • Experience in the identification, monitoring and reporting of project risks.
  • Develop and update schedules, create reports and provide analysis using MSP and Primavera.
  • Experience in planning, scheduling and cost engineering.
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively perform on EVM projects

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • Five to ten years of experience providing project management, program management and systems engineering.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, Accounting, or other related discipline may be substituted for three years’ experience. MBA or Master’s Degree in Engineering is a plus.
  • Experience applying the systems framework on aerospace projects.
  • Strong analytical, written and verbal communication skills.
  • NASA, NOAA or Aerospace experience a plus.
  • Ability to document business requirements.
  • Proficient in Primavera, COBRA, MS Excel and Microsoft Project.
  • PMP or CAPM certification.
  • Well-organized and an excellent multi-tasker.

As a growing engineering company, Technology Project Managers is developing a team of engineers and program management professionals to work with its client partners to bring proven performance to our customer’s toughest challenges. Join us at Technology Project Managers, where we are engineering a better tomorrow.

Technology Project Managers is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status or disability status.

Please submit our application (download here), your relevant resume and brief cover letter referencing the position to: jobs@techpromanagers.com. No phone calls accepted.