Project Support Analyst – Scheduler

Program Integration

DESCRIPTION:  As part of a small, passionate and accomplished team of experts, you will participate in the development of space launch vehicles for various spaceflight systems. We are seeking a proactive, service-oriented individual with excellent oral, written and interpersonal skills that can thrive in a fast paced environment.  You will be primarily responsible for project support within a fast-paced group of companies developing human space flight.  In this hands-on position, you'll work to increase the speed and efficiency of our programs, by supporting the timely delivery, quality and transparency of data to support the company’s business decisions. This position will directly impact the history of space exploration and will require your dedicated commitment and detailed attention towards safe and repeatable spaceflight.
 
Responsibilities
  • Partner with the business to assist and ensure the timely delivery and requisite transparency and quality of data to support the company’s business 
  • Provide process support to programs and functions in key skillsets:  scheduling and resource planning, budgeting and financial management (including estimating and pricing), and supplier management and procurement
  • Primary Role - Support scheduling and resource planning
    • Develop and maintain Integrated Master Plans (IMP) and Schedules (IMS) for programs
    • Provide visibility, status, and regular reviews on schedule performance
    • Prepare work schedules, track work progress, update project critical path schedules, and advise the element leads and CogEs of needed adjustments to daily work activities
    • Provide scheduling expertise to department, company, and other personnel as required
    • Perform schedule baseline change control, collection and track performance, critical path analysis and variance analysis
  • Secondary Role – Support:
    • Budgeting and financial management
    • Estimating and pricing
    • Supplier management and procurement
 
QUALIFICATIONS:
Required
  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or Project Management
  • Project Management certification  (PMP/Certified Project Manager)
  • Broad/deep scheduling and planning skillset; Experience with large project controls, project planning and IMS; Proficiency with resource loaded schedules using Primavera, Open Plan, MSProject, or other software
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas:  accounting/budgeting and financial reporting, estimating and pricing, and/or procurement and supplier management
  • 10+ years’ experience in Manufacturing or Aerospace
  • Strong computer skills (MS Excel, MS Project)
  • Strong communication skills in technical work environments
  • Must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident (current Green Card holder)
 
Desired
  • Self-starter, strong bias for action
  • Analytical, organization and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy
Blue Origin offers a phenomenal work environment and awesome culture with competitive salaries, benefits, 401K, and relocation.
 
Blue Origin is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We will review all qualified applicants for consideration of employment without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, pregnancy, religion, or disabilities. Blue Origin prohibits any form of workplace harassment.

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