Herndon, VA 21090
Responsibilities of the Master Project Scheduler:
Develop and maintain integrated master schedules for multiple projects. Developing and maintaining Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) for various Inside Plant and Outside Plant projects. Conduct project reviews in order to identify risks and to aid in coordination of overall execution. Effectively communicate scheduling issues in a timely manner. Develop general project scheduling plans that are aligned and traceable to the project Statement of Work. Work with project teams to develop, integrate, and maintain project schedules that may include subcontractor schedules. Develop and maintain IMS plans that are compliant with industry and DoD, quality standards. Management Meetings: Take part in schedule and risk discussions for all assigned projects in upper management meetings and in customer briefings/presentations. Project Monitoring: Work with project teams to monitor all projects with regard to scheduling and sequencing of planned activities. Candidate will also be responsible for the tracking of a recovery plan if the program falls behind the schedule baseline. Communicate summaries and recommendations to the Program Manager. Foresees difficulties and reacts to communicate and avoid misunderstanding. Sequences and schedules the project work elements and works with the Project Management team to determine the resources required for each work element.
Other duties may include but not limited to
: Collect and present IMS health metrics, for the Risks/Opportunities Management Plan. Engineering resource planning / scheduling. Packaging information for distribution to various audiences. Project Reporting Provides regular reports to the Project Management team on all projects he/she is responsible for.
Bachelors or Equivalent
Bachelor Degree or four additional years of experience in lieu of a degree Experience in developing and maintaining large complex integrated schedules for multimillion dollar programs / projects with multiple sub-projects Proficient in Microsoft Project
Certification as a Project Management Professional (PMP) by the Project Management Institute (PMI) or Scheduling Profession PMI-SP or equivalent is desirable
: US Citizenship required Active TS/SCI with Poly Must maintain eligibility requirements for access to classified information (applicants selected will be subject to a government security re-investigation)
This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at
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CenturyLink is the third largest telecommunications company in the United States and is recognized as a leader in the network services market by technology industry analyst firms. The Company is a global leader in cloud infrastructure and hosted IT solutions for enterprise customers. CenturyLink provides data, voice and managed services in local, national and select international markets through its high-quality advanced fiber optic network and multiple data centers for businesses and consumers. The company also offers advanced entertainment services under the CenturyLink® Prism™ TV and DIRECTV brands. Headquartered in Monroe, La., CenturyLink is an S&P 500 company and is included among the Fortune 500 list of America's largest corporations.