Virgin Galactic www.VirginGalactic.com is on track to become the world’s first privately funded commercial space line. It is dedicated to becoming a world leader in sub-orbital commercial space tourism with a longer term vision to develop other space technologies that have the potential to open space to significantly more people and users. If you are looking for a challenging opportunity that will ignite your passion for designing cool and innovative products, are exceptionally creative, are a great problem solver and can make things happen - apply today!
Virgin Galactic and the greater Virgin Organization have a relaxed and informal culture that encourages individuality and innovation. The ideal candidate will be motivated, enterprising and enthusiastic. Company culture is such that you need to be able to “check your ego at the door”, be a self-starter and possess a sense of humility. The ideal candidate will work well under pressure, thrive on being given challenges and responsibility, communicate clearly, be confident and persuasive, have a high level of integrity, and understand the need for complete confidentiality.
Who you are
VG is seeking a Program Planner for the development, maintenance and analysis of the Program Master Phasing Schedule and Integrated Master Schedule (IMS). The position will partner with program teams to ensure the schedule/program plan is executable (cost, schedule and technical requirements are fully integrated) and executing as planned. Additionally, the position will provide weekly and monthly planning metrics on schedule status, baseline maintenance, critical path analysis, schedule variance analysis, and network logic validation. The successful candidate will be an advocate in the discipline of program planning and scheduling and must be able to identify and recommend insightful mitigation plans, to ensure the IMS is used as a predictive model and as a valued management tool for the program.
This is a full-time position at Virgin Galactic’s Las Cruces, NM office. The applicant may be required to attend training in Mojave, CA for approximately 30 days.
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Virgin Galactic is an Equal Opportunity Employer; employment with Virgin Galactic is governed on the basis of merit, competence and qualifications and will not be influenced in any manner by race, color, religion, gender, national origin/ethnicity, veteran status, disability status, age, sexual orientation, marital status, mental or physical disability or any other legally protected status.