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Senior Onboard Project Manager

Location: Derby, ENG, GB

Senior Onboard Project Manager-TRCS-UKDY01655282

Description

Bombardier Transportation is the number one provider of rail solutions in the world. Our business holds the number one global market position in eight of the ten markets we service. Our product portfolio includes a full range of passenger rail vehicles and we manufacture locomotives, bogies, propulsion and rail control solutions.

We go the extra mile to make sure we can move millions of people safely and reliably, everywhere around the world, every single day. Join us at Bombardier, and you’ll be part of an international team, sharing knowledge and experience across countries and cultures to push technological possibilities. In the UK, Derby is a global hub for Bombardier. As the home of the hugely successful AVENTRA platform, it is a lead engineering and production site and has been responsible for engineering design for some of the world’s most exciting trains. It is here that you will help us to connect communities, cities and businesses, enabling them to get wherever they need to be. If you’re motivated to make your own progress, you can move your career in any direction.

We are currently looking to recruit a Senior Onboard Project Manager

Location – Derby

Role:

The Project Manager acts within the boundaries of the contract with the full power of the Division President’s authority to deliver the object of the contract to the customer and to deliver the targeted margin to Bombardier.

They will lead the project and cope with the unique challenge of continuously focusing on a pro-active approach, which will insure the project is delivered within budget, deadline and expected quality.

To this effect, the Project Manager leads the Project Core Team members in the successful completion of their assigned tasks, making sure that all Core Team members have sufficient financial and reporting governance and that all risks and opportunities are properly addressed and mitigated.

Key Responsibilities and Challenges:

• Responsible for the WBS, Detailed Project Schedule, JDDP, Customer Interface, Risk & Opportunity Management, Project Improvement Management, Project Launch (including the Orange Book), Change Management and Contractual Obligation Management, Budget allocation and monitoring, Project Reporting internally both status and financial performance.

• Lead and coordinate all aspects of the design, implementation, testing and commissioning required to deliver the scope of the engineering project so as to satisfy customer requirements while adhering to the project time plan.

• Responsible for the integration of the scopes of all involved entities/sites.

• Coordinate execution of engineering activities, CCB, take decisions regarding technical issues, control against project requirements

• Establish and maintain interfaces with other Engineering departments & with relevant functions (Project Management, System Owner, EAPD, Procurement, Operations, Sales, Bids, etc).

• Monitor, control and report monthly all product related aspects of the project consistent with the contract requirements and established project management procedures to attain established goals

• Continuously optimise Project Engineering processes/tools/behaviours by considering business requirements, customer needs, technical innovations, and new market conditions

Qualifications

• Bachelor degree in Engineering or proven relevant work experience.
• Proven relevant experience in the delivery of large, complex engineering projects. Ability to provide cost and schedule estimates on complicated engineering programs.
• Demonstrated knowledge of the project engineering budget process and the ability to generate, monitor and ensure projects comply with agreed costs.
• Proven leadership skills and experience, in an international environment.
• Excellent technical knowledge and strong technical background - preferably in railway control systems.
• Broad knowledge of functionality and architecture of railway systems, products, signalling systems and standards within the Railway industry
• Strong influencing skills are essential, together with the ability to communicate effectively with senior managers across the spectrum of stakeholders.

Why Work for Us?
Everywhere we operate, we reward effort and initiative.

You are encouraged to ask questions and empowered to make decisions.

As an equal opportunity employer, we strive to create a stimulating and open workplace which fosters teamwork, fairness, respect and diversity.

We are helping create a better world.

ECO4 - the formula for energy-saving performance.

By making a difference today, we are helping create a better world for future generations. Having pioneered the philosophy of "The Climate is Right for Trains", we demonstrate this rationale by offering vehicles with practically zero emissions.

Bombardier Transportation is an Equal Opportunity Employer Dedicated to Affirmative Action and Workforce Diversity

Competitive salary range

Number of working hours: 37

Job: Project/Program Management
Primary Location: GB-ENG-Derby
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular


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