Schedule Analyst, Senior

The Challenge:

Are you searching for a position where you can use your project or program scheduling and planning skills to make a difference? We need you to help manage some of the large programs in the federal government. You know how to help clients and teams define, plan for, track, and achieve their goals. You’ve managed and integrated schedules of 1000s of line across workstreams and teams. You know MS Project or Primavera and have all kinds of tricks for developing, analyzing, and reporting on schedules. You can determine if the project is on-track, realistic, and healthy.

On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to work across civil and defense agencies across the Washington DC metropolitan area. You’ll develop and analyze project or program integrated master schedules with a diverse team of leaders, technical SMEs, business and acquisition professionals, clients, and stakeholders. The real power of project analysis comes from communication, so you’ll create and manage multiple projects or program schedules and provide status updates and develop analytical reports that effectively communicate to all members of the client team and stakeholders for effective portfolio management to assist with recommendations for improvement to project leadership. Through continued interfacing with the client and internal program management on relevant schedule issues, you will help resolve, report, and brief on schedule status and program health to varying levels of management. You’ll implement sustainable project management processes.  You’ll contribute to recruiting, mentor and develop other staff, support business development, and help mature our cutting-edge capabilities. 

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Build Your Career:

Consulting at Booz Allen means empowering you to provide your customers with the best support. With a consulting career at Booz Allen, you can expect:

  • a large business consulting community
  • access to experts in virtually every field
  • a culture that focuses on supporting our employees

We have opportunities that provide stability while offering variety, so you can find the right fit for your career — and your life. You’ll also have access to a wealth of training resources through our Consulting University, an online learning portal where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications? Take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site courses, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We’ll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success. With contracts across the globe in multiple industries, no matter where you want to go with your consulting career, we have the path the takes you there.

You Have:

-3+ years of experience with development, including managing and integrating large project schedules, such as critical path evaluation using MS Project or Primavera

-3+ years of experience with supporting projects and program management

-Experience with Microsoft Office, including PowerPoint, Outlook, Word, Excel

-Ability to establish, develop, manage, and analyze project schedules with minimal oversight

-Ability to critically assess schedules and other project controls data and communicate priority findings to teams

-Ability to manage client and team relationships

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

Nice If You Have:

-Experience with project, program, or portfolio performance metrics, including establishing, analyzing, and reporting

-Experience with earned value, budget management, cost estimation, portfolio management, or risk management

-Experience with developing a resource loaded schedule

-Experience with performing schedule risk assessments (SRAs) and enterprise risk assessments

-Experience with government consulting and training others on scheduling best practices

-Experience with computer programming, including Visual Basic Macros

-Experience with data science or data visualization tools, including R, Tableau, Power BI, and Python

-Experience with supporting programs and contracts in the federal government

-Ability to work well within in a matrixed, cross-functional, and diverse professional organization

-Ability to be flexible, show initiative and innovation, and deal with ambiguous and fast-paced situations

-Possession of excellent data gathering, analytical, and problem-solving skills

-Possession of excellent oral and written communication skills

-BA or BS degree in Engineering, CS, Business, Economics, Finance, or Mathematics

-Project Management Professional (PMP) or Schedule Professional (PMI-SP) Certification

Clearance:

Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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