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L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc.

Program Master Planner

L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. - Salt Lake City, UT

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Employees at L3 Communication Systems-West create solutions that save lives. Join our team and serve those who serve us.

Who is L3 Communication Systems-West (L3 CSW)? With over 3400 employees, we are one of Utah’s top employers. Our smart devices send mission-critical data into armed conflicts to help our troops stay safe by staying in touch with key information.  We’ve taken large communications systems—ground based, mobile, satellite, surveillance and reconnaissance—and developed new ways to make them smaller and more capable. 

Why should you work at L3 CSW? Not only can you make life-saving differences for our troops, but at L3 CSW, you can have a flexible work schedule, buy up to 80 hours of additional vacation, access our on-site health clinic, work out in our on-site fitness center, eat in our on-site cafes with healthy food discounts, ride our shuttles or bicycles around our campus, take advantage of our tuition reimbursement, access L3 Perks, and so much more!

Who works at L3 CSW? We are committed to diversity in every aspect of our business. Our inclusive culture welcomes all employees and values their unique contributions to our success. For L3 CSW, diversity enhances our business.

Are you ready to be L3 CSW? Join us as we keep our nation and troops safe by providing life-saving solutions for use on sea, land, air, and space.

Job responsibilities include:

Develops program plan schedules (Master, Intermediate, and Detailed) and schedule performance measurement reporting which satisfy company and customer requirements for program status.  Assists in the development and status reporting of critical path networks.

Utilizes program planning systems to monitor performance. Identifies implication of schedule variances and suggests appropriate work-around recovery plans. Develops time phased expenditure plans.

Utilizes and adapts automated data collection and reporting systems and techniques to monitor program scheduling variances against the plan and current forecasts. Prepares variance analysis and status to critical path networks for assigned work packages.  Identifies appropriate corrective action. Revises forecasts to reflect variances.

Analyzes program schedule status (resources, schedule duration, activity constraints, relationships of activities, critical path) and prepares data to provide up-to-date Estimates To Complete (ETC) and Estimates At Completion (EAC).

Analyzes historical program performance data to develop schedule estimates in response to requests for proposal submissions. Prepares supporting schedule data to be used in negotiations, audits and fact findings.

Provides scheduling data required to support the forecasting of program sales, income, cash flow, sign-ups, backlog, manpower and facilities requirements.

Supports the planning process for program resources such as office space, laboratory equipment, material, supplies, computing equipment, etc.

Participates on or contributes to process/quality improvement teams and/or initiatives. Identifies and recommends improvements to processes, practices or materials which lead to positive results in quality.  Supports or implements performance driven changes in processes and procedures.




Requires a Bachelor’s degree in related discipline or equivalent combination of education and reasonable amount of scheduling experience. Minimum of two (2) years or related experience.

This position may be filled at a higher grade based on the successful applicant's skills, education and experience.

Due to the nature of our work qualified candidates must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD security clearance.

Equal Opportunity Employer – minorities / females / veterans / individuals with disabilities / sexual orientation / gender identity.


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12 days 21 hours ago

L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc.


Program Master Planner L-3 Communications Holdings, Inc. - Salt Lake City, UT, United States


Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Company Profile:
L-3 is a prime contractor in Command, Control, Communications, Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C3ISR) systems, aircraft modernization and maintenance, and national security solutions. L-3 is also a leading provider of a broad range of electronic systems used on military and commercial platforms. Our customers include the U.S. Department of Defense and its prime contractors, U.S. Government intelligence agencies, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, U.S. Department of State, U.S. Department of Justice, allied foreign governments, domestic and foreign commercial customers and select other U.S. federal, state and local government agencies.