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Filter by Date: Nov 25, 2018

Filter by Location: El Segundo, CA, US, 90245

Company: The Aerospace Corporation

Requisition ID: 43015 

All Locations: El Segundo, CA (California)  

A trusted partner. A national resource. A leader in national security space. We are THE Aerospace Corporation.  A team that takes pride in our readiness to solve some of the most complex technical challenges in existence. With challenges spanning government to commercial, you’ll have the unique opportunity to work on projects that are literally evolving our nation's space and launch capabilities. We all share a common passion and aspiration – to serve a mission much bigger than ourselves.  When you join our team, you’ll be part of a rare collection of thought leaders and game-changing innovators.  Are you ready to launch your career?


The project development and management department leads the development, management, review and analysis of multiple complex project schedules to support the team’s ability to meet all projects goals. This includes schedule integrity analyses, resource utilization analyses, critical path analyses, & risk analyses. Must be able establish the baseline rules to allow schedule integration for multiple projects and perform the integration of those schedules.


Key Functions

  • Utilize scheduling software (i.e., Microsoft Project) to document and maintain resource-loaded, critical path, logic-inked schedules, as well as analyze and integrate schedules
  • Develop and manage portfolio of integrated schedules to support resource management and team success
  • Document and provide schedule analysis, schedule risk analyses, and programmatic schedule assessments
  • Prepare and report program/project schedule metrics
  • Provide reports comparing baseline and current schedules
  • Understanding of and ability to implement cost, schedule, and technical (scope) project management constraints



  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 5 years of educational or professional experience directly relevant to schedule development and management and related analyses
  • Experience in developing and managing complex hardware delivery schedules
  • Experience with all MS Project and related tools
  • Experience with task financial tracking systems and procurement systems
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance



  • Experience with Government cost requirements, and particularly Earned Value Management principles
  • Experience using MS Project integration tools (Portfolio)
  • The ability to create targeted reports from complex schedules, navigate financial systems (SAP) to obtain specific project information and organize and analyze contractual data

Transcript Requirement

Transcripts are required for this position.


Additional Requisition Details

Clearance Requirement: Secret 

Access: None 

Polygraph: None 

Relocation Available:  Yes 

Employment Type: Regular 

Work Schedule: Full Time 


Company Statement

The Aerospace Corporation has provided independent technical and scientific research, development, and advisory services to national security space programs since 1960. We operate a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC) for the United States Air Force and the National Reconnaissance Office, and support all national security space programs. We also apply more than 50 years of experience with space systems to provide critical solutions to technologically complex systems in such areas as communications, shipping, law enforcement, and cyber, among others.

From our inception, our highly skilled technical staff has focused on ensuring the success of every mission and developing the most effective and economic space-related hardware and software in the world. Our greatest asset is the technical expertise of our people. Our state-of-the-art laboratory facilities are staffed by some of the leading scientists in the world.


Equal Opportunity Commitment

The Aerospace Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. We believe that a diverse workforce creates an environment in which unique ideas are developed and differing perspectives are valued, producing superior customer solutions. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or expression, color, religion, genetic information, marital status, ancestry, national origin, protected veteran status, physical disability, medical condition, mental disability, or disability status and any other characteristic protected by state or federal law. If you’re an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who needs assistance using our online job search and application tools or need reasonable accommodation to complete the job application process, please contact us by phone at 310.336.5432 or by email at You can also review The Equal Employment Opportunity is the Law poster and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement

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