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Senior Project Scheduler

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Job Description

  • Work closely with functional managers to develop and maintain detailed resource loaded project schedules using MS Project 2013.
  • Develop and maintain summary level schedule reports Gantt, milestone charts, and other program management tools used to support critical path analysis, near term tasks, priority based resource allocations, performance variances
  •  Supports the metrics team in the planning, tracking, analysis, and reporting of
    projects/programs.
  •  Follows schedule version control processes, policies, and procedures
  • Work in collaboration with project managers to drive efficiency in project execution and accuracy in project reporting
  • Schedule estimating and updating for new work and remaining work
  • Identify major milestones, decision points, project lifecycle and other project events
  • Troubleshoot and monitor potential scheduling problems
  • Maintain accurate records/paperwork
  • Facilitate and participate in weekly schedule reviews

 

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelors degree and eight (8) years of project management experience
  •  MS Project 2013 experience a must
  • Five (5) or more years of heavy duty project scheduling experience using MS Project
  •  Knowledge of Earned Value (EV) Methodology and ability to apply it to different types of task and track EV accordingly
  •  Ability to perform Resource Loading using a resource pool
  • Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team
  • Ability to function in a Team Leadership capacity
  • Strong people skills
  • Willingness to work outside of normal business hours as required to meet deadlines.

 

Highly Desirable Skills

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • MS Project Server experience
  •  Experience in Medicaid or Healthcare Processing Systems

Job Summary

Company

Location
Albany, NY

Job Type

Years of Experience

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