United Technologies Corporation Scheduling Quality Lead in East Hartford, Connecticut

Job ID: 65383BR

City: East Hartford

State: Connecticut

Country: United States

Category: Operations

Job Type: Full Time

Description:

The Scheduling Quality Lead works with Program Planner/Schedulers, driving scheduling quality and earned value excellence into program schedules. This function requires that the individual has s knowledge about scheduling fundamentals and strong Earned Value compliance knowledge to identify and implement process improvements. Track record of good teamwork is needed to lead the team of schedulers to success. The Scheduling Quality Lead must be able to:

  • Audit program schedules in Primavera v 8.3 to advise schedulers in complying with DCMA 14 point metrics, scheduling excellence outlined in the PASEG and contractual requirements.

  • Review the IMS deliverable for quality and compliance.

  • Advise and assist schedulers in program planning efforts; lead Integrated Master Schedule/Plan (IMS/IMP) design and development.

  • Provide consulting support to Program Team members (IPMT, CIPT, Systems, IPT, etc.), infusing scheduling best-practices into program plans.

  • Ensure a healthy integration between SAP and Primavera tools, diagnosing and mitigating integration disconnects as they arise.

  • Communicate findings to the Training and Standards Lead, team leads and the Discipline Chief to close on gaps in training and standard work

  • Assist in the development and creation of Program Master Scheduling procedures and standard work.

Qualification: Basic Qualifications:

  • 6+ years experience in scheduling programs.

  • Proficient use of Primavera, and its integration with other tools such as MS Project or SAP

  • Proficient use of MS Office Programs (MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Access, MS Word).

  • Knowledge in the application of integrated cost/schedule techniques on major programs.

  • A strong understanding of project management and earned-value management principles and their application to complex projects.

  • Experience in Aerospace and/or Defense programs.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in efficient and effective schedule analysis and efficiency improvement.

  • Knowledge in the application of integrated cost/schedule techniques on programs.

  • US Citizen with a security clearance or the ability to obtain one.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Formal training in Earned Value Management.

  • Formal training in program scheduling.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI) or similar certificate or degree. Formal earned value training.

  • Familiarity with the NDIA's Planning and Scheduling Excellence Guide.

  • Experience on DoD compliance programs, reporting requirements, and familiarity with the DoD Earned Value Management System Interpretation Guide (EVM Sig).

  • Experience using a Monte Carlo schedule risk simulator (i.e. Primavera Risk Analysis, Acumen Fuse).

  • Understanding of systems/project engineering concepts and practices.

  • Strong attention to detail and communication skills.

Education: Bachelor's degree in business, engineering or comparable field.

PWRSR

United Technologies Corporation 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, age or any other federally protected class.

Qualification:

Basic Qualifications:

  • 6+ years experience in scheduling programs.

  • Proficient use of Primavera, and its integration with other tools such as MS Project or SAP

  • Proficient use of MS Office Programs (MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Access, MS Word).

  • Knowledge in the application of integrated cost/schedule techniques on major programs.

  • A strong understanding of project management and earned-value management principles and their application to complex projects.

  • Experience in Aerospace and/or Defense programs.

  • Demonstrated proficiency in efficient and effective schedule analysis and efficiency improvement.

  • Knowledge in the application of integrated cost/schedule techniques on programs.

  • US Citizen with a security clearance or the ability to obtain one.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Formal training in Earned Value Management.

  • Formal training in program scheduling.

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification through the Project Management Institute (PMI) or similar certificate or degree. Formal earned value training.

  • Familiarity with the NDIA's Planning and Scheduling Excellence Guide.

  • Experience on DoD compliance programs, reporting requirements, and familiarity with the DoD Earned Value Management System Interpretation Guide (EVM Sig).

  • Experience using a Monte Carlo schedule risk simulator (i.e. Primavera Risk Analysis, Acumen Fuse).

  • Understanding of systems/project engineering concepts and practices.

  • Strong attention to detail and communication skills.

United Technologies Corporation 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, age or any other federally protected class.