Senior Planner-Scheduler

Engineering Rockville, Maryland


Position Description 
X-energy is seeking an experienced Planner-Scheduler with 15+ years of experience to join our Project Controls team in Rockville, MD. This position is responsible for providing schedule management support, both internally and externally to X-energy’s partners and clients, under the supervision of the appropriate leadership.
  • Create, develop, and maintain detailed resource-loaded schedules, considering the industry-known best practices of schedule management, performance work statements (PWSs), technical proposals, work breakdown structures (WBSs), and directions from senior project managers and technical leads
  • Create, develop, and maintain schedules baselines
  • Work with all stakeholders to collect progress and performance updates and keep the schedules up to date
  • Perform schedule analysis, including critical path and float analysis, near-critical path activities’ assessment, “what-if” scenarios/analysis, schedule variances, etc., and create related reports as directed and requested
  • Perform schedule health-checks/audits considering the industry-known best practices/policies (DCMA 14-Point Assessment, GAO, etc.) and/or the internally developed/adopted evaluation criteria/scorecard
  • Perform schedule impact analysis to support risk and issue management, and change management, processes
  • Support proposal related efforts including, but not limited to, WBS and schedule development and cost and resource analysis/projections
  • Conduct Schedule Management trainings and brief Schedule management analysis as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned by manager
Minimum Qualifications 
  • BA or BS in management, business, engineering, or science.  MA or MS is a strong plus
  • 15-19 years of experience in schedule management supporting large and complex programs/projects and working within Project Management Office (PMO) environment
  • Active Project Management Professional (PMP) and/or PMI Scheduling Professional (PMI-SP) certification strongly preferred
  • Experience with Earned Value Management (EVM) methodologies, processes, and policies
  • Highly skilled in utilizing scheduling management software such as Primavera P6 and Microsoft Project (required) and Deltek Acumen Fuse, Milestone Professional and WBS Schedule Pro (strong plus)
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Highly skilled in utilizing the industry-known best practices of scheduling management and schedule health-check/audit process

X Energy, LLC offers a robust benefits package that includes a 401K plan with an employer match, Medical/Dental /Vision Insurance, Life and Disability Insurance, Paid Time Off, and a Tuition Reimbursement/Professional Development policy that supports the continuing education of our employees. 

Location: Rockville, MD. 
Work Schedule: OnsiteHybrid (at least 3 days per week in company office) 
Travel Expectations: up to 10% as needed

Job Classification: Full-time, Exempt 
Hours: 8:00am-5:00pm, Mon-Fri 

An Equal Opportunity Employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 

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