CACI's Business and Information Technology Solutions (BITS) Sector is currently looking for a Master Scheduler with agile methodology experience to join our BEAGLE (Border Enforcement Applications for Government Leading-Edge Information Technology) Agile Solution Factory (ASF) Team supporting Customs and Border Protection (CBP) client located in Northern Virginia! Join this passionate team of industry-leading individuals supporting the best practices in Agile Software Development for the Department of Homeland Security (DHS).
As a member of the BEAGLE ASF Team, you will support the men and women charged with safeguarding the American people and enhancing the Nation’s safety, security, and prosperity. CBP agents and officers are on the front lines, every day, protecting our national security by combining customs, immigration, border security, and agricultural protection into one coordinated and supportive activity.
ASF programs thrive in a culture of innovation and are constantly seeking individuals who can bring creative ideas to solve complex problems, both technical and procedural at the team and portfolio levels. The ability to be adaptable and to work constructively with a technically diverse and geographically separated team is crucial.
The ideal candidate will work as a member of the ASF Agile Program Management Office (PMO), and will be responsible for working with the technical leads and developing and maintaining a MS Project resource-loaded schedule. If you are a motivated individual looking to be a part of critical mission, CACI would like to speak with you!
What you’ll get to do:
Serve as a Scheduler who will be responsible for:
Lead development of assigned portions of the program's cost and schedule baseline
Review and report performance updates from the program’s Control Account Managers
Contribute to the development of the Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) by working along with other schedulers, the Master Scheduler, and technical team leads to determine critical tasks and their interdependencies across the program
Develop scheduling status reports, digests, and summaries used at Program Management meetings or in customer deliverables
Develop and maintain schedule artifacts and other program documentation related to deliverables to the customer and to CACI leadership
Determine the critical path of the program based on schedule progress and established task dependencies
Support data transfer from Microsoft Project to the team’s Earned Value Management tool and ensure accuracy of data
Actively participate in Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBRs)
Interact daily with technical leads, CACI leadership, and client personnel by providing schedule status data
Support the team’s schedule change control efforts
May temporarily lead scheduling team activities in absence of Project Scheduling Lead
You’ll Bring these Qualifications:
Must be a U.S. Citizen with the ability to pass CBP background investigation, criteria include, but not limited to:
3 year check for felony convictions
1 year check for illegal drug use
1 year check for misconduct such as theft or fraud
College degree (B.S.) in a quantitative or technical discipline (e.g., finance or business, engineering, mathematics, computer science, operations research, statistics, economics)
Five years of related experience, particularly working on Government contracts
You are good at:
Determining the Critical Path and performing Schedule status updates
Creating and maintaining a resource loaded schedule for large programs
Understanding of project management and the application of project management processes
Established and productive professional individual contributor
Ability to work independently with limited to no supervision
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
Proficient with other MS Office products (Outlook, Word, Excel, Power Point, Visio and SharePoint)
These Qualification Would be Nice to Have:
Experience as a scheduler on projects using Earned Value Management
Experience running DCMA 14-point schedule assessments
Familiarity with Agile software development methodologies
Experience on large-scale software development projects
Familiarity with DHS Contracting environment
Working knowledge of computer scheduling programs
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
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