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Job: Senior Program Manager - Transit and Rail
Innovation, R&D, Operations, Production & Supply Chain, Strategy role
Full Time Job
Posted on: February 14, 2020
Locations: USA (New York)
Job Description:
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AECOM is seeking an experienced Transportation Transit/Rail Senior Program Manager to join one of our U.S. offices.

Qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in the transportation transit and rail industry and have a successful track record with delivery of mega-transit/rail programs.

This is an exceptional opportunity to be involved with mega capital infrastructure transit/rail projects for our clients.

The applicant will have demonstrated experience in leading transit/rail major pursuits and the delivery of major programs. The objective of the position is to lead, pursue, develop and execute major projects required to deliver client programs within established and agreed budgets and schedules, thereby expanding AECOMís reputation as the preferred transit/rail service consultant in the industry.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

Work with the local area Business Line Leader and Senior Management on development and execution of significant project pursuits and delivery

Establish relationships with both external and internal clients and customers, including industry associations and other potential consultant team members and construction contractors

Be a visible leader and trusted advisor to clients by promoting AECOMís values both internally and externally

Demonstrated expertise in the area of managing and preparing transportation project teams.

Proven track record with large client account management, mega-project pursuits, and engineering/planning staff development

A desire to work with external contractors/consultants, AECOMís other divisions/regions and interact directly with major clients
Qualifications
Preferred/Required:
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The candidate must be a PE or PMP with over 20 years' experience in management or engineering with mega-project management experience.

BSCE required in Civil Engineering or related discipline

PE or ability to obtain through reciprocity in 3 months.

Minimum of 20 years of experience in civil engineering (transit/rail design, engineering, project management) or transit/rail planning.

Thorough understanding of FTA Capital Investment Grants program for transit/rail programs

Ability to scope/estimate complex projects

Track and manage task budgets and schedule experience

Demonstrate leadership skills and communication skills requiring client interaction

Ability to work with various multi-disciplined teams is essential to this role

Provide in-depth Quality Control and Quality Assurance for design/project management/program management.

Preferred Qualifications

MBA

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