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Specialist, Program Scheduler

Rochester, New York

Job ID SAS20210410-70344
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Overview

Our Business and Operations team has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do. They’re the backbone of our ability to deliver mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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My favorite part of working for L3Harris is knowing that the parts that I procure go into products that help save lives.

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L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform

Job Description

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: Specialist, Program Scheduler

Job Code: SAS20210410-70344

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customer's mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.


As an integral part of the program Scheduling Team, the Program Scheduler is responsible for detailed program plans to ensure the success of program objectives.

Essential Functions:

  • Utilizing team inputs, creates and tracks plans and resource-loaded schedules, performs risk analysis.
  • Responsible for detailed schedule analysis of network logic and critical path.
  • Works with cross functional Program Teams to resolve critical path and network conflicts.
  • Performs "what if" scenarios for individual program management teams.
  • Performs schedule variance analysis by comparing baseline to schedule.
  • Performs earned value analysis in support of assigned programs or projects.
  • Ensures management understanding of network logic, Gantt, milestone lists, and resource information in the schedule.
  • Develops and maintains scheduling procedures for assigned programs.
  • Ensures compliance with internal program procedures and IMS DID (Integrated Master Schedule Data Item Description).
  • Drives initial schedule development or rolling wave planning to baseline.
  • Utilizes Gantt, PERT, milestone charts, earned value management, and other project management techniques to gauge progress and identify performance variances to facilitate focus and intervention on critical areas.
  • Prepares, develops and coordinates integrated master plan and integrated master schedule (IMP/IMS) using MS Project, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Ensures major projects, program schedules, and plans are integrated across company functional groups including finance, engineering, material, manufacturing, and quality.
  • Share lessons learned with other schedulers.
  • Participates in schedule training, engineering, and program excellence organization initiatives.
  • Communicates with contacts inside and outside of own team which may include customers or vendors.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree and a minimum of 8 years of prior related experience. Graduate Degree or equivalent with 2 years of prior related experience.
  • 4+ years experience with scheduling, planning or forecasting tools such as Microsoft Project.
  • Prior experience performing schedule variance analysis by comparing baseline to schedule.
  • Requires proficient knowledge of Microsoft Project, Excel, and PowerPoint Office applications, as well as MS Outlook.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • TS/SCI clearance

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

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