What you’ll be doing...

As the Master Scheduler you will support the Program Management Office (PMO) with focus on Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) using Microsoft Project. Duties include developing the format, tools and tracking/reporting methods to be used. The Master Scheduler will be dedicated to the implementation and management of a large, complex Federal Government contract, applying project management principles and industry best practices to develop and maintain detailed project schedules. The applicant must have the ability to work closely with multiple Project Managers to produce, maintain and integrate project schedules as sub-projects into an overall IMS. They will perform analysis and reporting for project schedule health and performance metrics and participate and/or provide input to project status reporting and meetings including input to risk and issue tracking. The Master Scheduler will develop and update the IMS, work breakdown structure, and detailed schedules as well as identify and manage project dependencies, timelines, milestones, and critical path analysis using Microsoft Project. They will perform audits of schedules for performance to plan variance and support corrective action to improve scheduling and contingency planning processes.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain government sponsored security clearance.

Even better if you have

  • A degree.
  • Five or more years of work experience.
  • Strong oral and written communications skills, interpersonal skills, and self-starter motivated to achieve objectives and meet expectations.
  • Ability to work independently with a sense of accountability.
  • Five or more years of experience scheduling and reporting on complex projects.
  • Experience with MS Project.
  • Experience performing analysis and schedule monitoring to disseminate, create, and present highly detailed and complex schedule information to diverse audiences.
  • Ability to obtain public trust clearance.
  • Proficiency in PC skills: Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Strong attention to detail with excellent organizational and time management skills.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced, high-performance, dispersed team environment.
  • Ability to stay self-motivated and self-directed, and adapt to changing priorities.
  • Results oriented, strong sense of urgency, proactive and flexible.
  • Ability to demonstrated effective oral and written communications skills.
  • PMP Certification.
  • Experience on Federal Government projects.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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