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Our amazing people are on a mission to make a difference in the world. Every single day we use our unrivaled skills and experiences to craft, design and build solutions to some of the worlds' hardest engineering problems. Our culture inspires employees to dream big, perform with excellence and build incredible products. We provide the resources, support, and the focus. You bring the passion and courage to envision limitless possibilities and we'll build, and protect, a better tomorrow with you.
Are you passionate about making a difference? Are you looking for a growth opportunity where you can contribute to a very important mission? If so, we invite to apply your expertise with us, a stellar company that will be putting astronauts on Mars, creating 3D printed satellites, launching payloads that learn in orbit, and developing national defense systems. Come, join our Program Planning team in the dynamic world of Space. Here, we are driven by innovation and integrity. By applying the highest standards of business ethics and a forward-thinking mindset, we believe everything is within our reach - and yours -- as a Lockheed Martin employee.
Our team in Littleton, CO seeks a mid-career level Program Planner to support a new program within the Military Space Line of Business that will have the size and scope to offer valuable career development experiences. If you are an enthusiastic self-starter, eager to learn and thrive in a fast-paced environment, lead by example, and have the uncanny ability to influence and cultivate collaboration and partnership, this is an exceptional opportunity to further develop your career as a Program Planner.
This position requires that you have an active Top Secret clearance.
What will this role typically involve?
You will collaborate with Engineering, Finance and Business Operations, and Program Management while working within the planning team to translate authorized customer requirements into the performance measurement baseline
You will create and maintain compliant Integrated Master Schedules which accurately and comprehensively validate contractual scope, work flow, and resources required to execute the program
You will work with cross-functional teams to drive progress and performance, monitor changes and status, and facilitate communication between partners
You will assist in negotiating hand-offs between product areas regarding technical content and schedules as well as facilitating workaround planning as required
You will serve as a liaison by maintaining, publishing, and presenting relevant planning and scheduling information and metrics to provide visibility and communicate potential issues to management and engineering
You may also support intermittent work at our Sunnyvale facility as well
Our employees working in this level of position typically have a minimum of 8-10 years of professional experience.
Benefits you can enjoy include
To promote the sharing of ideas, Lockheed Martin fosters an inclusive work environment that encourages differences and big-picture thinking. Our employees play an active role in strengthening the quality of life where we live and work by volunteering more than 850,000 hours annually. Benefits you can enjoy include:
Paid time off
25 three-day weekends
Rewards & recognition
Learn more about Lockheed Martin's competitive and comprehensive benefits package.
Lockheed Martin is an Equal Opportunity Employer. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Basic Qualifications :
Experience in an operational planning or scheduling type of capacity
Working knowledge of a scheduling tool such as MS Project (preferred) and Earned Value Management.
Ability to perform typical schedule integrity checks and critical path analyses
Must be a United States citizen
Current Top Secret clearance with an investigation within the last 5 years
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