Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL) is the largest US Department of Energy science and energy laboratory, conducting basic and applied research to deliver transformative solutions to compelling problems in energy and security. Our diverse capabilities span a broad range of scientific and engineering disciplines, enabling the Laboratory to explore fundamental science challenges and to carry out the research needed to accelerate the delivery of solutions to the marketplace.
We have an opening for a Project Controller to support Project Controls efforts for the Exascale Computer Project (ECP).
Assist control account managers (CAMs) in developing detailed, resource loaded, logic driven schedules using Primavera, and developing & documenting supporting detailed cost estimates.
Provide day-to-day support to the project with schedule and cost maintenance and status, forecasting and conducting what-if analysis.
Assist the Project Manager in risk management to include identification, monitoring and mitigation planning.
Assist in generating monthly reports on project status and performance, to include analysis on SPI/CPI, variance explanation and critical path and near critical paths.
Support project preparations for various independent project reviews and status meetings.
Maintains a strong commitment to the implementation and perpetuation of ORNL values and ethics.
BS/BA in business or engineering
At least 5 years of experience in Project Controls, to include experience with Oracle Primavera
BS/BA in business or engineering, or MS in Project Management.
At least 5 years of experience in successfully operating project management systems (cost, schedule, risks and change control) for a DOE project, or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.
Possess a solid understanding of best practices and the ability to create project schedules, resource loading, incorporating monthly status and creating and maintaining the project baseline.
Possess a solid understanding of best practices and the ability to create and document detailed project cost estimates, which will be the basis for the schedule resource loading.
Advanced skills with Oracle Primavera and Deltek Cobra; to include the integration of schedule and cost data.
Experience with risk management processes and software..
Demonstrated ability of successfully work in an interdisciplinary project environment and/or scientific collaboration that includes participants from academia, national laboratories and international scientific organizations.
Experience with the Department of Energy, Office of Science.
Possess an understanding of DOE Order 413.3 and the required processes for project management; and some experience with the DOE PARS II reporting system.
Demonstrated advanced understanding and experience with EVMS (EIA 748-C compliant), to include schedule and cost estimate preparation, baseline establishment, change control and CPR and variance reporting.
Experience with preparing for and participating in DOE Independent Project Reviews (IPRs) and EVMS surveillance reviews.
Ability to identify key strategic issues, opportunities, and risks, report them to the project management, and incorporate them into the project planning systems via baseline change control.
Ability to influence all levels of organization effectively.
ORNL is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants, including individuals with disabilities and protected veterans, are encouraged to apply. UT-Battelle is an E-Verify Employer.
Oak Ridge National Laboratory is the largest US Department of Energy science and energy
laboratory, conducting basic and applied research to deliver transformative solutions to compelling
problems in energy and security. ORNL’s diverse capabilities span a broad range of scientific and engineering disciplines, enabling the Laboratory to explore fundamental science challenges and to carry out the ...research needed to accelerate the delivery of solutions to the marketplace. ORNL supports DOE’s national missions of:
• Scientific discovery
• Clean energy