Specialist, Program Scheduling (Senior Program Scheduler)
Company: Aerojet Rocketdyne
Posted on: August 3, 2022
Aerojet Rocketdyne is a world-recognized aerospace and defense
leader providing propulsion and energetics to its space, missile
defense, strategic, tactical missile and armaments customers
throughout domestic and international markets. We offer a complete
line of propulsion products for launch vehicles, missile defense,
and advanced hypersonic propulsion. Visit our website at
www.rocket.com for more information on how our employees Power the
We are seeking a Program Scheduling Specialist to join our
Scheduling & Material Planning Center of Excellence in ourRedmond,
What we can offer you:
Inspiring Company Culture - Our people support each other and work
together to leave an indelible impacton our nation's aerospace and
defense legacy. Read more about our culture: Careers - Aerojet
Rest and Relaxation- 3 weeks of vacation to start plus separate
sick allowance. 9/80 schedule providing for longer weekends. Annual
week-long holiday company closure, plus company paid holidays.
Comprehensive Health Benefits - Medical, Dental, Vision, Health
Savings Accounts, and Wellness
Prepare for the Future - 401(k) with company match
Professional Development - Tuition assistance program, Employee
recognition program, and Leadership development program
Employee Resource Groups - Local and Enterprise employee-led
volunteer groups to create community, awareness, impact, and to
support a culture where everyone belongs.
Beautiful Campus - Large campus with forested trail, basketball
court, fitness center, covered bicycle parking, and outdoor
Aerojet Rocketdyne has been recognized as one of America's most
trusted companies -
This position may be filled at this level or one level higher.
Essential Job Functions (Including % of Time for Each)
Acting independently, the Program Scheduling Specialist will
perform large program scheduling assignments and supervise less
senior schedulers. This position requires the selected candidate to
have strong organizational skills, be an excellent communicator,
have an aptitude for the logical thought process, have the ability
to maintain attention to detail, and exhibit good leadership
skills. Experience using Earned Value Management is required in
order to develop compliant schedules that form the basis for
accurate metrics, analysis, and corrective action plans.
40% - Develop and maintain a program Integrated Master Schedule
(IMS) within the constraints of scope, schedule, cost and quality.
Develop (or use customer provided) Integrated Master Plan (IMP) and
map IMS criteria to the IMP Accomplishments. Work closely with
technical leads, CAMs, and business management to ensure cost and
schedule integration and Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
compliance. Monitor and measure program progress; ensure the
accuracy of program planning data that is used in the execution of
projects through the use of milestones, deliverables, and vertical
and horizontal integration. Support integrated baseline reviews.
Working knowledge of MRP and Production Scheduling with the ability
to ensure schedules are synchronized.
40% - Perform monthly IMS status and conduct schedule integrity
checks, correcting schedule when necessary. Provide planning
support for programs including budgeting, performance monitoring,
and analysis reporting. Track and analyze program performance and
identify conflicts in resource requirements, schedules, and
approaches. Identify process improvement opportunities. Ability to
develop complex filters and perform advanced analysis. Perform
schedule risk analysis on a regular basis to aid in successful
program execution. Develop schedule health narratives and interpret
metrics for predictive and pro-active program reporting. Ability to
brief schedule analysis to program leadership by displaying full
level of analytical understanding. Ability to develop complex
filters and perform advanced analysis. Perform schedule risk
analysis on a regular basis to aid in successful program execution.
Develop schedule health narratives and interpret metrics for
predictive and pro-active for program reporting.
10% - Maintain Baseline IMS through change control process. Perform
change analysis to determine the schedule impact to the program.
Ensure proper documentation and traceability is in place.
10% - Lead procedures and work instruction development and approve
Requires a Bachelor's degree and nine (9) years of related
experience or an equivalent combination of education and
Proficient use of Microsoft Office Suite. Expert-level knowledge of
MS Project (or equivalent scheduling software) and Earned Value
MRP and Production Scheduling Knowledge.
May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance at
the appropriate level. Requires U.S. Citizenship. Must also be able
to satisfy federal government requirements for access to government
information, and having dual citizenship may preclude you from
being able to meet this requirement.
Being fully vaccinated for COVID-19 may be a condition of
employment at Aerojet Rocketdyne. Proof of vaccination or an
accommodation request approved by Aerojet Rocketdyne will be
required prior to starting employment with the Company.
Work Environment/Physical Requirements:
Employees in this position must possess mobility to work in a
standard office setting and to use standard office equipment,
including a computer; stamina to sit or stand and maintain
attention to detail despite interruptions; may occasionally
lift/carry/push/pull up to 25 pounds; may require occasional
walking, climbing, stooping, crouching, and/or bending; and vision
to read printed materials and a computer screen, and hearing and
speech to communicate in person and over the telephone. May require
the ability to travel by air or auto. May require the use of
personal protective equipment such as safety glasses, safety shoes,
and shop coat. This position may be expected to work varying shifts
and hours to ensure successful operation of activities in the
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