BAE Systems plc
Job Description Performs Master Planning tasks as required to help the Program Office ensure that schedule, cost and technical requirements are met. Monitors progress against baselines and assists program management in identifying issues and work around plans. Utilizes a variety of software tools to analyze and optimize program schedules as well as to identify and quantify risks and opportunities. Trains and assists program and proposal teams in preparation for planning sessions and is instrumental in the generation of the program or proposal schedule. Assists program management in periodic Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) updates and reports for customer and/or business management personnel. Identifies trends and suggests corrective actions in a timely manner. Provides independent assessment of program schedule performance to management. Ensures that all schedules prepared within area of responsibility are fully compliant with ES, customer, and industry requirements (DID 81861, DID 81650, etc). Implements and analyzes schedule risk analysis as required. Briefs results to management and makes recommendation on techniques to optimize the schedule. Participates in MP functional activities including training, surveillance, tool evaluation, policy reviews, process management, and continuous improvement.Typical Education & Experience Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 8 years work experience or equivalent experienceRequired Skills and Education Requires at least seven years of planning / scheduling experience. Qualified candidates must have direct experience leading program teams in schedule development, maintenance, and update. Qualified candidates will possess a thorough understanding of US DoD schedule policies and Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) requirements. Proficiency in MS Project and MS Office is required.Preferred Skills and Education Proficiency with Deltek Cobra, Barbecana Full Monte, PertChart Expert, and Steelray Project Analyzer are preferred, but not required. Direct experience working large, competitiveproposals is preferred, but not required.About BAE Systems Electronic Systems BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression
BAE Systems plc
Website : http://www.baesystems.com/
BAE Systems is a global defence, aerospace and security company employing around 88,200 people worldwide. Our wide-ranging products and services cover air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology, and support services.