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Senior Scheduler - Project Controls

Company:  Ball Aerospace
Location: 

Boulder, CO, US, 80301

Date:  Aug 7, 2022
Job Category:  Finance
Req. ID:  21106

Ball Aerospace is powered by endlessly curious people who promote a sense of belonging and equality with an unwavering mission focus. We pioneer discoveries that enable our customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most. What’s more, our company balances listening to experiences, providing feedback, and partnership at all levels to create a more inclusive environment. Our team members are able to fully invest in the work that they do, bringing dynamic thinking and energy to Ball Aerospace.

 

We create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely. For more information, visit Ball Aerospace Career Site or connect with us on LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

 

The Finance Strategic Capabilities Unit delivers the expertise and business acumen to increase value across the enterprise by providing actionable information with recommendations and opportunities to drive sustainable business growth.

 

Senior Scheduler – Project Controls

 

Working as a Program Planner/Scheduler at Ball Aerospace is an exciting opportunity to become part of a high tech team of people developing innovative products for the Aerospace and Defense industry.  You will be responsible for developing a multi-year plan that the team must follow to produce the customer deliverable.  You will support the Execution Areas with development of standard reports and custom reports as needed.

 

What You’ll Do:

 

  • Review customer contract, statement-of-work and CDRL requirements and develop a plan to meet requirements. Communicate plan to program team.
  • Work with the Control Account Managers (CAM) and Integrated Product Team (IPT) Leads to determine resource needs to support the work.
  • Lead the development and implementation of the program baseline to meet the Earned Value Management System Description requirements.
  • Work with CAMs to ensure schedule updates are entered into the IMS as provided.
  • Incorporate changes into the schedule baseline as required following proper change management process.
  • Provide the program with primary and secondary critical path analysis, variance to baseline analysis, and look-ahead reporting.
  • Develop and issue all customer and management schedule reporting. Present schedule data as required.
  • Work on development and implementation databases and data collection systems.
  • Be responsible for acquiring data from primary and secondary sources and maintaining multiple data systems.
  • Be responsible for identifying, analyzing, and interpreting trends or patterns in complex data sets.
  • Maintain the integrity of databases and determine the need to filter and clean data sets.
  • Work with management to prioritize business and information needs.
  • Work with management to assist in locating and defining new process improvement opportunities.
  • Support development of programmatic opportunities/risks and their mitigation strategies. Provide inputs to risk manager.
  • Assist program team in development of CWBS, CWBS Dictionary, CWBS Index, charge number development, OBS and RAM.
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Capabilities Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

 

What You’ll Need:

 

  • Bachelor's degree plus 8 or more years of related experience.
  • Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • Experience using Microsoft Project 2010 or later preferred.
  • Experience using Microsoft Office products (PowerPoint, Word, Excel, Outlook).
  • Understanding of earned value principles.

 

Hybrid Work Environment: This position may be performed working from both the office and another location, while typically requiring working in the office less than 3 days per work week. Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

 

Working Conditions:

 

  • Ball Aerospace is a drug-free workplace, which is imperative to the health and safety of all employees and is required as a condition of receiving contracts from federal agencies. Please remember that regardless of the legalization of marijuana in Colorado and other states, possession and use continues to be illegal under the federal Controlled Substances Act. This includes the use of some CBD products. A post-offer, pre-employment drug test is a condition of employment.
  • Work is performed in an office environment, laboratory, cleanroom, or production floor.

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A current DoD clearance and/or SCI access with Polygraph is not required to be eligible for this position, however applicant must be willing and eligible for submission within 60-90 days after an offer is accepted and must be able to maintain the applicable clearance/access.  By applying to this position, you are agreeing to complete a National Security Clearance Pre-Screen Questionnaire to evaluate your general ability to obtain the required security clearance or government customer access associated with this position.

 

Relocation for this position is available.

 

Compensation & Benefits:

 

  • HIRING SALARY RANGE: $89,000 - $120,500 (Salary to be determined by the education, experience, knowledge, skills, and abilities of the applicant, internal equity, and alignment with market data.)
  • This position includes a competitive benefits package. For details, copy and paste https://bit.ly/3pNSnxv into your browser or visit our careers site.

 

US CITIZENSHIP IS REQUIRED

 

Ball Aerospace is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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Nearest Major Market: Boulder
Nearest Secondary Market: Denver

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