BAE Systems Master Planner, Sr in San Diego, California

Job Description

The master planning organization is a trusted business partner delivering information and innovative solutions for decision-making in order to deliver quality products and capabilities to our customers and, ultimately, the warfighter.We are committed to employee growth and development allowing employees to build a long term career at BAE Systems.In addition to challenging day to day assignments, employees are encouraged to pursue special projects, participate in formal and informal mentoring programs and networking events, and rotate into different roles with increasing levels of responsibility.BAE Systems also provides employees with opportunities to engage with and positively impact the internal and external community in which we work.

A Master Planner creates and maintains complex detailed project schedules. These schedules guide program execution and serve as the baseline against which performance is measured. Working closely with a Program Manager and his/her Control Account Managers, the Master Planner documents the tasks necessary for successful program execution. In partnership with a Program Finance analyst, the Master Planner communicates to the program team the status, as well as makes predictions about future performance .

Typical Education & Experience

Typically a Bachelor's Degree and 4 years work experience or equivalent experience

Required Skills and Education

Experience with Microsoft Project, Cobra, and Barbecanna Full Monte Risk SW.

Experience with project forecasting and analysis, particularly in a US Defense environment

Experience in program finance and/or other finance functional disciplines

Understanding and knowledge industry practices and standards as well as company policies

General understanding of US DoD schedule policies and Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) requirements.

Preferred Skills and Education

Requires a Bachelor s Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration or similar; or equivalent experience, and at least four (4) years of planning/scheduling experience.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office tools

Demonstrated problem solving and in-depth analytical skills

Demonstrated ability to communicate and present financial data to other functions in an accurate, concise, and understandable manner

Strong interpersonal skills to influence diverse work teams

Ability to prioritize and self-manage a multi-tasked workload in a fast paced environment

Ability to make decisions with sound judgment while complying with policies and procedures

About BAE Systems Electronic Systems

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services.

The Electronic Systems (ES) sector spans the commercial and defense electronics markets with a broad portfolio of mission-critical electronic systems, including flight and engine controls; electronic warfare and night vision systems; surveillance and reconnaissance sensors; secure networked communications equipment; geospatial imagery intelligence products and systems; mission management; and power-and energy-management systems. Headquartered in Nashua, New Hampshire, ES employs approximately 13,000 people globally, with engineering and manufacturing functions primarily in the United States, United Kingdom, and Israel. Equal Opportunity Employer/Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Master Planner, Sr


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