Jul 08, 2024

Management Analyst (MS Project Scheduler)-Journeyman

  • AMEWAS American Electronic Warfare Associates, Inc.
  • Hybrid (California, MD, USA)
Full-Time Administration Defense Government Management

Job Description

AMEWAS is celebrating over 40 years of excellence in providing quality products, services and solutions to the Department of Defense (DoD), specializing in the scientific, engineering, and testing of the full spectrum of weapons development. We are headquartered in California, Maryland and operate satellite offices in Orlando, Florida and San Diego, California. 

At AMEWAS, you will find a diverse team of professionals that work to make a true difference in the operational support of our nation’s warfighters.  Our employees achieve success through continuous learning and high performance, and are consistently recognized by their customers and their peers. 

If you are ready to challenge yourself to do more, join our team today!

Be sure to check out the rest of our website at www.amewas.com to learn more about our company and our people.
 

The Position:

AMEWAS is seeking a highly motivated and talented Management Analyst (MS Project Scheduler)-Journeyman to support Battlespace Modeling & Simulation. This position is eligible for hybrid work.

 

About the location: 

California, Maryland #1 City Hiring the Most High-Tech Workers (California-Lexington Park, Maryland). To learn more about our surrounding location, please visit: Visit St. Mary’s.

 

Position Background:

The Synthetic Environment Modeling (SEM) team is a government run organization that develops an advanced suite of software products supporting modeling and simulation (M&S) environments. The SEM product users include trainer systems; test and evaluation (T&E); analysis; live, virtual and constructive (LVC); research and development (R&D) activities for DoD agencies and its international partners. All products are government owned, developed and managed. The Next Generation Threat System (NGTS) is the flagship product. NGTS is a continually evolving synthetic environment generator that supports multiple platform/services training, testing, analysis and research and development.

 

A typical day as a Management Analyst (MS Project Scheduler)-Journeyman may include:

  • Works with appropriate management teams and program leads to provide support in scheduling, task coordination, project analytics, deadline tracking and alignment with various projects
  • Applies correct scheduling principles, processes, techniques and tools
  • Plays an essential part within the project team
  • Creates and tracks applicable project timelines

 

Our Excellent Benefits and Perks:

Staying connected to our core values sets us apart from our competition! AMEWAS recognizes and rewards performance, dedication, and creativity. We are committed to investing in our employees and their future by providing them with competitive compensation, creative work teams, and the opportunity to grow in their career. We also provide a robust benefits package, including:

 

  • Medical, dental, vision, 401(k), Life/AD&D/STD/LTD insurance
  • Paid vacation, holiday and sick leave
  • Generous tuition and training assistance program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Sign-on bonuses
  • Employee longevity recognition
  • Community involvement and outreach
  • Team building events
  • Recognition program
  • Wellness program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Mobile service discount
  • Fitness reimbursement program


AMEWAS is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin or any other legally protected class.


AMEWAS participates in E-Verify to confirm eligibility to work in the United States.

States

MD

Security Clearance

Active DoD Secret

Job Requirements

Must-haves:

  • BS/BA Degree in technical, scientific, business discipline or qualifying substitute
  • 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Experience with MS Project
  • The ability to build, develop, detail, plan and/or refine multiple Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) in MS Project, utilizing various project documentation and program/project team input (Including master project/subproject integration)
  • The ability to review/evaluate project documentation such as Statements of Work (SOW), Integrated Master Plans (IMP), industry Integrated Master Schedules (IMS) and Work Breakdown Structures (WBS)
  • Experience in schedule planning and management
  • Experience in preparing/analyzing project status reports to identify project critical path/driving path
  • Experience with developing and presenting graphic/oral presentations to assist project management team(s) in obtaining a clear understanding of scheduling related concerns
  • Strong ability to support tracking of installation/integration schedules
  • Excellent organizational and document retention skills
  • Experience working with DoD clients to establish/monitor the execution of projects towards milestones, key events and significant accomplishment criteria
  • The ability to accommodate a hybrid schedule (1-2 days a week in office) with a mandatory 2-month initial onsite training period (manager’s discretion)
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance

 

Desired Skills:

  • Experience working with change management documentation
  • Experience supporting/managing a project/program schedule
  • The ability to communicate with all levels of the project team/stakeholders effectively

 

Skills Crucial to Success at AMEWAS:

Candidates must have a customer-focused attitude with a high level of professionalism and discretion, and have the ability to work effectively with both management, and as part of a team, to meet project targets.

 

Physical Environment and Working Conditions:

The physical environment requires the employee to work in an office, sitting in a cubicle or at a desk, looking at a computer for most of the workday.  Work is physically comfortable. The employee has discretion about sitting, walking, standing, etc.

The employee may be required to travel short distances to offices/conference rooms and buildings on site. In some occasions, the employee may be required to report to offices or buildings near the work site. In rare occasions, overnight travel may be required.

 

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