Master Scheduler
Arlington, VA 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Job Number: R0153322

Master Scheduler

The Opportunity:

To transform in today's evolving digital world, organizations must harness data to resolve emerging problems at scale. Do you thrive on using your critical-thinking skills to dig deep into complex data and mining solutions? As an experienced Master Scheduler, you know how to apply your business and technical expertise to develop detailed schedules, manage and control workload data analysis, analytical processes, tools, and applications. If you're ready to utilize your advanced consulting skills and full industry knowledge to develop solutions for DoD clients, there's a place for you at Booz Allen. You'll introduce and recommend new ideas that deliver deep visibility and insights while being part of a supportive team that roots you on. This position is a hybrid role with a combination of working at a Booz Allen office or client site and working remotely.

What You'll Do:

As a Master Scheduler business analytics consultant on our team, you'll:

  • Manage project from setup through to developing and implementing production procedures

  • Consult on using business intelligence data for predictive analytics and facilitating implementation of new tools

  • Monitor schedule progress and prepare reports as required

  • Administer quantitative and qualitative modeling techniques to data through detailed Agile schedule tracked in MS Project

  • Apply analytical best practices for data collection, aggregation, normalization, and analysis

  • Analyze and process data, while creating and maintaining models and report templates and developing dynamic, data-driven solutions using MS Project, JIRA, PowerPoint, and other applicable tools

  • Recommend appropriate performance measures to be produced, including lifts, efficiencies, confidence intervals, and other statistical metrics

  • Mentor and provide guidance to fellow team members

  • Provide business clients with detailed, actionable reports documenting the findings from data processing and data analysis schedule and program impacts

Bring your analytical mindset and passion for change to transform projects supporting DoD clients.

Join us. The world can't wait.

You Have:

  • 10+ years of experience in scheduling

  • 5+ years of experience as a master scheduler for large complex IT implementations

  • Knowledge of MS Project and Agile scheduling best practices as applied to large complex projects

  • Ability to apply agile best practices to project schedules, interface with senior clients, and make strong recommendations to program managers about schedule impacts and potential risks and mitigations.

  • Secret clearance

  • Bachelor's degree

Nice If You Have:

  • Master's degree

  • Certified Master Scheduler Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Secret clearance is required.


At Booz Allen, we celebrate your contributions, provide you with opportunities and choice, and support your total well-being. Our comprehensive benefit offerings include healthcare, retirement plan, insurance programs, commuter program, employee assistance program, paid and unpaid leave programs, education assistance, and childcare benefits.

The salary for this position will be determined based on various factors. The proposed salary range for this position in Colorado is 100,000 to 120,000.

Build Your Career:

At Booz Allen, we know the power of analytics, and we're dedicated to helping you grow as a data analysis professional. When you join Booz Allen, you'll have the chance to:

  • access online and onsite training in data analysis and presentation methodologies and tools like Hortonworks, Docker, Tableau, and Splunk

  • change the world with the Data Science Bowl-the world's premier data science for social good event

  • participate in partnerships with data science leaders, like our partnership with NVIDIA to deliver Deep Learning Institute (DLI) training to the federal government

You'll have access to a wealth of training resources through our Analytics University, an online learning portal specifically geared towards data science and analytics skills, where you can access more than 5000 functional and technical courses, certifications, and books. Build your technical skills through hands-on training on the latest tools and state-of-the-art tech from our in-house experts. Pursuing certifications that directly impact your role? You may be able to take advantage of our tuition assistance, on-site bootcamps, certification training, academic programs, vendor relationships, and a network of professionals who can give you helpful tips. We'll help you develop the career you want as you chart your own course for success.

We're an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer that empowers our people to fearlessly drive change - no matter their race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation, or related medical conditions), national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, military or uniformed service member status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, local, or international law.

We are proud of our diverse environment. EOE,M/F/Disability/Vet.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
10+ years
Required Security Clearance
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