Harris Corporation Lead, Program Scheduler in Rochester, New York

Lead, Program Scheduler 6/13/18Finance, Program ManagementUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20181306-25228


Lead, Program Schedule Analyst

Job ID: SIS20181306-25228

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

The Master Project Schedule Analyst has principal responsibility within the company for the integrity of integrated master schedules (IMS) and individual project schedules on assigned projects/programs. The scheduler will work as an integral part of the Program Analytics organization and project management team creating, maintaining, and monitoring the project Integrated Master Schedule (IMS). Responsible for Program Management Baselines, Integrated Master Plans, and Integrated Master Schedules for multi-million dollar production and development programs. This position develops, validates, and maintains resource loaded schedules; provides resource demand data, prepares task performance analysis and associated reports, and assists in the oversight of schedule metrics. The Project Scheduler works closely with financial analysts on programs requiring Earned Value to establish and maintain cost/schedule integration.

  • Direct interfacing to Program Managers and Project Team Members in analyzing cost/schedule performance especially on programs requiring Earned Value to estimate and maintain cost/schedule integration. Requires working knowledge of issues involved in structuring new processes, strong quantitative abilities, and excellent communication and negotiation skills.

  • Leadership in coordinating various activities designed to ensure timely project milestone completion and in ensuring the development of a compliant IMS with internal program procedures and DI-MGMT-81650 (integrated Master Schedule Data Item Description).


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Mathematics, Finance, Engineering, or a related field.with 9 years applicable experience, Masters with 8 years experience; or equivalent.

  • 8+ Years of experience in program planning and control and/or scheduling work, business management, or program/project management, and earned value management.

  • 8+ Years of prior work experience creating and/or maintaining an Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) and any Supporting Schedules on assigned projects/programs; creating and presenting project-level reports, presentations and deliverables that reflect risk and status to program management and senior management relating to the IMS.

  • TS/SCI Security Clearance

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Aptitude for detailed work, data analysis and follow-up. Demonstrated proficiency and knowledge in project controls of establishing baseline plans, managing/tracking plans, developing and presenting corrective action plans, mitigation strategies based on schedule risk assessment, critical path analysis, change management, and other business related functions required to control a project.

  • Working knowledge of resource loaded scheduling and is proficient in the use of the automated scheduling tool, Microsoft Project 2010.

  • Basic knowledge of current accounting systems and procedures, working knowledge of C.A.S., F.A.R., and sound business management principles and techniques. VBSS Greenbelt certification

Please be aware this position requires the candidate to already possess a TS/SCI security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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ExpertiseProgram Management, Finance

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester