Scheduler, HEO

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Aerospace Corporation
Aerospace, Systems, Engineering
Full Time

Job Description

The Aerospace Corporation is the trusted partner to the nation's space programs, solving the hardest problems and providing unmatched technical expertise. As the operator of a federally funded research and development center (FFRDC), we are broadly engaged across all aspects of space- delivering innovative solutions that span satellite, launch, ground, and cyber systems for defense, civil and commercial customers. When you join our team, you'll be part of a special collection of problem solvers, thought leaders, and innovators. Join us and take your place in space.

At Aerospace, we are committed to providing an inclusive and diverse workplace for all employees to share in our common passion and aspiration - to carry out a mission much bigger than ourselves.

Artemis is NASA's human spaceflight program, with international and commercial partnerships, that has the goal of landing the first woman and next man on the Moon, serving as a precursor to Mars human exploration. The function of this position is to provide technical Program/project scheduling of new human spaceflight systems as well as developing and maintaining HEO SE&I-level schedules. Program/project scheduler for NASA Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) office for Human Exploration and Operations (HEO) Mission Directorate

What You'll Be Doing
  • Provide technical scheduling that includes programmatic monitoring, assessment, and insight of new elements related to human spaceflight capabilities development
  • Serve as the technical scheduler POC for the HEO SE&I with responsibility for developing and maintaining an accurate and timely schedule that will serve as a basis for new system programmatic and technical planning
  • Provide schedule integration by representing HEO SE&I in HEO- and lower-level forums, as requested
  • Develop and maintain a process to capture milestones, record changes, and disseminate schedule information within and outside of HEO SE&I, as needed
  • Work closely with the Strategy and Architectures' teams, develop an informed schedule that integrates programmatic and technical products, such as required documents for key formulation milestones
  • Work independently and as part of a team in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment, to react quickly to changing requirements and schedules, and to provide products of consistently high quality.
  • Communicate effectively and be able to summarize and present analysis findings to both Aerospace and NASA Senior Staff
  • Operate under the direction of Government personnel, the Aerospace Task lead, or other contractors placed in leadership positions within the team as the situation demands
  • Effectively work with multiple projects simultaneously
  • Limited travel (10%) may be required to support customer site meetings
  • Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change, or new ones may be assigned as needed

What You Need to be Successful

Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited program in management, engineering, or a related field
  • 2+ years of relevant experience required, such as knowledge of spaceflight systems, knowledge of the Artemis Program, knowledge of NASA development lifecycle, and knowledge of NASA requirements and guidelines
  • This position requires ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance, which is issued by the US government. U.S citizenship is required to obtain a security clearance.
  • In depth knowledge with NASA and commercial human spaceflight programs
  • Experience in supporting customers and customer deliverables
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills are required

How You Can Stand Out
  • Experience in space systems engineering, NASA's programmatic life cycle, schedule analysis, and/or acquisition
  • Experience with and/or knowledge of programmatic and portfolio analysis tools and databases and methodologies, including commercially available and in-house capabilities

Ways We Reward Our Employees

During your interview process, our team will provide details of our industry-leading benefits.

Benefits vary and are applicable based on Job Type. A few highlights include:
  • Comprehensive health care and wellness plans
  • Paid holidays, sick time, and vacation
  • Standard and alternate work schedules, including telework options
  • 401(k) Plan - Employees receive a total company-paid benefit of 8%, 10%, or 12% of eligible compensation based on years of service and matching contributions; employees are immediately eligible and vested in the plan upon hire
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Variable pay program for exceptional contributions
  • Relocation assistance
  • Professional growth and development programs to help advance your career
  • Education assistance programs
  • An inclusive work environment built on teamwork, flexibility, and respect

We are all unique, from diverse backgrounds and all walks of life, yet one thing bonds all of us to each other-the belief that we can make a difference. This core belief empowers us to do our best work at The Aerospace Corporation.

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 and the supplement, as well as the Pay Transparency Policy Statement.

Company Information

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?

Dice Id : 90970895
Position Id : R001917
Originally Posted : 1 month ago

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