Earned Value Management with Deltek COBRA in Fort Meade, MD at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/29/2020

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Job Description

eneral Dynamics Information Technology is seeking a Senior Earned Value Management (EVM) Scheduler with DELTEK COBRA.

The ideal candidate for this position will possess an advanced knowledge of EVM, industry standards (EIA 748 current version), and scheduling using Microsoft Project.

The responsibilities will include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Perform schedule planning, development, maintenance, analysis, and reporting for multiple projects and/or proposals
  • Be experienced in developing proposal WBS/IMP/IMS
  • Resource–load and level Integrated Master Schedules (IMS)
  • Have hands-on experience preparing and maintaining EVM/Scheduling artifacts such as:  Control Account Plans (CAP), Work Breakdown Structures (WBS), Organizational Breakdown Structures (OBS), Basis of Estimates (BOE), Integrated Master Plans (IMP), Integrated Master Schedules (IMS), and Work Authorization Documents (WAD)
  • Prepare the IMS for and conduct Schedule Risk Assessments using an automated Risk Tool
  • Understand Agile development methodologies and how to model them in a project schedule
  • Be an advanced level user of Deltek, COBRA, wInsight, and Microsoft Project.
  • Have experience in preparing for and participating in Integrated Baseline Reviews (IBR)
  • Ensure Scheduling best practices and industry standards are being followed
  • Conduct internal EVM surveillances
  • Develop weekly and monthly status and analysis reports including but not limited to critical path analysis, variance analysis, trending analysis, and major milestone reporting for program stakeholders

The ideal candidate will:

  • Work collaboratively in a dynamic and fast-paced environment
  • Have the ability to handle multiple competing priorities while delivering flawless client support
  • Possess excellent communication skills
  • Possess an advanced level of understanding of EVM, Project Scheduling industry standards, and best practices
  • Be an advanced level user of MS Project 2016, COBRA, and wInsight
  • Have experience with WBS/IMP/IMS, EVM, resource loaded schedules, Schedule Risk Analysis (SRA), and critical path analysis
  • PMP certification is desired
  • PMI-SP certification is desired
We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.