Sierra Nevada Corporation’s Space Systems business area headquartered in Louisville, Colorado, designs and manufactures advanced spacecraft, space vehicles, rocket motors and spacecraft subsystems and components for the US Government and commercial customers as well as for the international market. We are looking for those interested in making commercial space travel a reality, by becoming part of the Dream Chaser program.
Program Planning & Scheduling Analyst
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE:
Maintain the overall Project schedule for the Dream Chaser program
Work with the Integrated Product Teams to develop and track their schedule activities
Interface with the Business Operations organization to ensure schedules support the overall program reporting objectives
Responsible for the day-to-day tactical duties for assigned programs.
Oversees and coordinates the administrative/operational aspects of ongoing projects within the program guidelines set by the Program Manager and customer
Serves as liaison between project management and planning, project team, and line management
Reviews status of projects and budgets; manages schedules and prepares status reports. Assesses project issues and develops resolutions to meet productivity, quality, and customer-satisfaction goals and objectives.
Develops mechanisms for monitoring project progress and for intervention and problem solving with project managers, line managers, and customers.
Provides the coordination between resource managers/supervisors and ensures all necessary reviews and approvals are received.
May conduct performance/project analyses during phase-down to benefit future/other projects, missions, and programs.
Develop, track and update schedules; facilitate resource leveling; validate remaining work; identify and resolve critical path conflicts; analyze impacts to schedule of any proposed changes.
Handling multiple projects at one time and must be able to prioritize tasks, integrate data, and be focused on achieving mission results.
Interface with various teams and must able to coordinate schedule reviews and updates.
Recommend and develop schedule management solutions, processes and procedures to improve the reporting system.
Punctuality to work each day and prepared to work scheduled work hours
Other duties as assigned
SNC job descriptions are meant as summarizations only. They do not necessarily reflect all duties and responsibilities of a position
Demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Project and Microsoft Office Suite
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to pay close attention to detail
Ability to prioritize tasks, integrate data, and be focused on achieving mission results
Strong organizational and time management skills
Ability to coordinate schedules and operational activities efficiently
Minimum Fundamental Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities as stated in the SNC Responsibility Matrix.
Note: Ability to obtain/maintain a security clearance maybe required.
Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC), headquartered in Sparks, Nev., is one of America’s fastest growing private companies based on its...