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Vectrus Project Planner III in Columbia, South Carolina

Overview

POSITION SUMMARY:

Senior level of experience in planning and scheduling various project workload. Must have experience in gathering and analyzing information to prepare status reports. Must have experience in ensuring that assignment and scheduling of work follows company policy. Must have experience in evaluating current procedures and recommends changes to improve the efficiency of planning and scheduling of projects.

Responsibilities

MAJOR JOB ACTIVITIES:

Provide expertise for the deployment and installation of satellite communications systems in the USCENTCOM AOR.

  • Assist in the analysis and management of USAFCENT programs supporting legacy tactical satellite, wideband (military and commercial) satellite ground terminals, INMARSAT/BGAN terminals, Iridium phones, modems, and cryptographic equipment.

  • Assist with management of transmission projects and provide project advice to government personnel, to include drafting and facilitating transmission plans for projects.

  • Review satellite communications requirements and design appropriate architecture solutions.

  • Assist in the analysis and management of USAFCENT programs supporting Air Force, DoD, and commercial satellite bandwidth allocation.

    MATERIAL & EQUIPMENT DIRECTLY USED:

    Standard Office Equipment, Computer and MicroSoft software packages

    WORKING ENVIRONMENT:

    Office Environment

    PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES:

    Should be able to lift 50 pounds

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Education/Certifications: One year related experience may be substituted for one year of education, if degree is required.

PMP Certifications or similar work experience.

Experience:

GENERAL:

Senior level of experience in planning and scheduling various project workloads. Must have experience in gathering and analyzing information to prepare status reports. Must have experience in ensuring that assignment and scheduling of work follows company policy. Must have experience in evaluating current procedures and recommending changes to improve the efficiency of planning and scheduling of projects.

SPECIALIZED EXPERIENCE

Minimum of 10 years of experience with the following:

  • Managing, supervising, and coordinating military communication systems

  • Planning and implementing activities

  • Managing communication architecture, configuration, and integration conformity

  • Working and communicating with military officers

  • Must possess excellent interpersonal skills

    Skills:

    See Experience above

    SUPERVISORY/BUDGET RESPONSIBILITIES:

    Reports directly to the Program Manager and supervises a staff of 16 personnel.

    We are committed to an inclusive and diverse workplace that values and supports the contributions of each individual. This commitment along with our common Vision and Values of Integrity, Respect, and Responsibility, allows us to leverage differences, encourage innovation and expand our success in the global marketplace. Vectrus is an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, protected veteran status or status as an individual with a disability. EOE/Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran.

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