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Project Scheduler

Location: Patuxent River Estates, Maryland Categories: Analyst Req ID: 2022-6792 Potential to Telecommute: No

Job Description


Position Overview:

Modern Technology Solutions, Inc. (MTSI) is searching for an Project Scheduler supporting our team in Pax River. 

Why is MTSI known as a Great Place to Work?

  • Interesting Work:  Our co-workers support some of the most important and critical programs to our national defense and security.  
  • Values: Our first core value is that employees come first.  We challenge our co-workers to provide the highest level of support and service, and reward them with some of the best benefits in the industry. 
  • 100% Employee Ownership: we have a stake in each other's success, and the success of our customers.  It's also nice to know what's going on across the company; we have company wide town-hall meetings three times a year.  
  • Great Benefits: 
    • 20 days PTO/year + 10 holidays/year
    • Flexible schedules
    • 6% 401k match with immediate vesting
    • Semi-annual bonus eligibility (July and December)
    • Company funded Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) - a separate qualified retirement account
    • Up to $10,000 in annual tuition reimbursement
    • Other company funded benefits
    • Optional zero deductible Blue Cross/Blue Shield health insurance plan
  • Track Record of Success:  We have grown every year since our founding in 1993

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This position will be located on NAS Patuxent River, MD.


  • Provide Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) support to the DPM, Functional Leads and IPT Lead for a major DoD Acquisition Program.
  • Work with systems engineers and IPT lead to assist in capturing plans of action and milestones for working off technical issues.
  • Ability to work with Functional Leads to facilitate plan of actions and incorporation into the Program Integrated Master Schedule.
  • Assist the IPT lead in identifying, capturing and tracking Program risks and their associated mitigation plans.
  • Use databases and MS Office products to manage, maintain and distribute technical and programmatic data, as directed by Program Manager, IPT and Functional Leads, and Configuration/Data Managers.
  • Analyze information and make recommendations with supporting rationale.
  • Utilize government-furnished data to develop products such as briefings and presentations, project reports, illustrations, etc.


Required Education and Experience:

  • BS/BA in a technical, business, or management field or equivalent experience. A BS/BA can be substituted with 4 additional years of related experience and an AA or AS degree. Or an additional 8 years of related experience.
  • 4 years of business/management/development/ integration experience with aircraft, weapons, and/or operations with 2 of those years occurring within the last 5 years. Appropriate educational background may be substituted for experience.
  • Knowledge of DoD systems acquisition requirements, documentation development, financial and/or technical requirements.
  • Knowledge and capability in planning, management, budgeting, coordinating technical requirements, and contract requirements.
  • 2 years current experience preparing project budgets-  2 year current experience in analyzing and preparing acquisition documentation
  • Ability to track action items, develop metrics, develop and track risk mitigation plans and develop and track Plans of Actions and Milestones

Desired Qualifications:  

  • Comfortable working in a fast-paced and dynamic multiple security environment
  • Experience with NAVAIR Acquisition Programs
  • Experience with Microsoft office products, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project
  • Experience with DoD Risk and Opportunity management process.
  • Diverse career experiences

Clearance Requirements

Current Top Secret clearance TS adjudicated within 6 years

Please note: U.S. citizenship is required for this position.



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Opportunities at MTSI

MTSI maintains an outstanding work environment that includes competitive compensation, outstanding benefits, the opportunity to be an employee-owner, and challenging work assignments with significant opportunities for advancement/career growth. To be considered for employment opportunities at MTSI, you must complete an online application.

EEO Statement: MTSI embraces nine core values including our first core value of Employees come first. Consistent with our Core Values, we are committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action-Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, military/veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by law. MTSI is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are interested in applying for employment with MTSI and need special assistance or accommodation to use our website or to apply for a position, please send an e-mail with your request to Determination on requests for reasonable accommodation is made on a case-by-case basis.

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