Bombardier Transportation is a world-wide leader in rail technology. From mainline to metro, light rail to locomotives, our strategy is one of continuous development that provides the most effective and innovative rail solutions for today and tomorrow!
At Bombardier Transportation, 35,000-plus employees work together worldwide to move people and ideas forward. We don’t stand still, so why should you?
Located in Pittsburgh, PA, as a Project Manager you will manage all resources and activities required to successfully deliver rail signaling projects or turnkey rail systems for Bombardier Transportation. You will ensure that project delivery is on time and within budget to support customer needs and maximize profitability.
In your role you will:
Manage a project team to execute and deliver projects on time and within budget
Establish and manage schedules, plans, and budgets consistent with the customer’s requirements and proposed project financials;
Oversee day-to-day progress, provide status reports, and review and approve deliverables;
Develop and implement plans (for example, the Risk/Opportunity database) to improve project results beyond established budgets and results;
Monitor, control, and report monthly all financial aspects of the project consistent with the contract requirements and established project management procedures to attain established goals;
Recommend and initiate changes to or corrective actions for commercial issues, product design, manufacturing and/or services to assure compliance with contract requirements, and to maintain or improve project performance;
Establish and maintain customer interfaces to promote, monitor, and maintain a high level of customer satisfaction;
Anticipate and satisfy the customer’s needs, while operating within established policies, procedures and commercial guidelines;
Develop opportunities for value-add within the areas of project management.
You possess a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Engineering or related discipline; a Master’s degree will be considered an asset;
You possess a minimum of five (5) years of experience as a Project Manager leading large-scale systems integration projects;
Experience with rail systems integration, train control, or rail signaling will be considered a strong asset;
A PMP certification will be considered an asset;
You have led projects within a technical/engineering environment e.g. power, water, industrial, civil, etc.
You demonstrate success with keeping projects on schedule and within budget;
You demonstrate a high degree of proficiency in Microsoft Office and other internet applications;
You have the ability to manage large amounts of information;
You can operate independently while establishing strong working relationships with co-workers and cross-functional teams;
You possess a background in understanding and implementing customer requirements:
You possess strong organizational and prioritization skills;
You demonstrate critical attention to detail and deadlines, and are self-motivated;
You possess the ability to adapt well to change in direction and priorities in a project and deadline-oriented environment;
You demonstrate strong written and verbal English communication skills.
Additional information: The person in this position must be able to travel domestically or internationally.
We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.
Bombardier is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, age, disability status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Laws.