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Lead Scheduler
El Segundo, CA

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Job Description

The Company

MCR, LLC, is the nation's premier Integrated Program Management firm. Since 1977, we have delivered groundbreaking cost/schedule analysis, acquisition management and program assessment solutions to help government clients successfully deliver agile and creative programs. MCR's 400+ professionals provide critical thinking and integrated solutions to customers, enabling them to more rapidly develop complex National Security Space programs.

We value integrity, excellence, honesty, service, and trust. It is through these values that we form long-term client partnerships, build expertise, and attract and retain hardworking employees.

Description of Duties

Are you passionate about advancing space warfighting capabilities through innovative ideas and new technologies? Do you want to join a dynamic and creative team? Do you want to be involved at the forefront of new DoD acquisition processes?

MCR is looking for a self starting Schedule Lead who can lead agile program management efforts in support of state of the art space program developments. You will develop, maintain, and update program schedule baselines and reports for space systems software and hardware capabilities and services.

* Support large and small projects/programs by working closely with Government project leads and major stakeholders to develop project schedules and integrated master schedules (IMS)

* Maintain schedules throughout the project life cycle while tracking changes and reporting schedule element disconnects

* Apply project management principles and practices, including EVM, to develop program and acquisition schedules

* Employ concepts such as integrating schedules into a master project schedule; resource loading; and schedule base-lining

* Develop earned value reporting to include earned value performance measurements such as Schedule Performance Index (SPI), Estimate at Completion (EAC), and Estimate to Complete (ETC)

* Calculate schedule variances (SV) for project activities and perform variance identification and analysis

* Conduct Schedule Risk Assessments (SRA) and document analysis results

* Provide recommendations and brief results to Government leaders to enable decision-making

Basic Qualifications

* Master's Degree in Business Administration, Economics, Mathematics, Statistics, Date Analytics, or Engineering. We will consider an equivalent combination of education and experience.

* 10+ years of DoD, Intelligence Community, or Space Scheduling Experience

* 5 years' experience in MS Project, MS Office, Crystal Ball, and @Risk

* Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively communicate the results of evaluations and analysis

* MS-Windows and MS-Office applications expertise

* US Citizenship is required

* Able to attain an active Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications

* Experience with earned value management tools

* Agile software development and/or rapid acquisition initiatives experience

Equal opportunity employer

MCR, LLC is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. We will consider you for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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