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Project Planning and Performance Senior Expert

Date: Jul 14, 2019


Project Planning and Performance Senior Expert-TRCS-USNY02014835




At Bombardier Transportation, our trains and rail solutions move millions of people safely and reliably around the world, every single day. Join us, and you’ll be part of a global team, sharing knowledge, experience and ideas across countries and cultures, and boosting our reputation as a global leader in rail technology. Your work will have a truly human impact, connecting communities, cities and businesses, and helping people to get where they need to be. It’s all about progress.

Join us as a Project Planning and Performance Senior Expert and you’ll be looking at a career-defining role based in New York JFK Airport, New York.

As a Project Planning and Performance Senior Expert, you will be responsible for guiding the Project Planning team as well as the Project Core Team in the management of all planning, scheduling and progress control related aspects of the project in accordance with the Planning and Scheduling Process.

Your responsibilities will include:

- Be responsible for establishing and updating the Detailed Project Schedule (DPS) based on the contract and common objectives within the project;
- Be responsible for regularly monitoring critical paths of the schedule to identify risks and opportunities and develop mitigation or recovery plans;
- Attend weekly meetings with customer;
- Lead meetings related to DPS topics within the Project Core Team and with other functions;
- Manage the effective communication of the current DPS to all relevant stakeholders;
- Submit monthly schedule update to the customer;
- Support Project Director during schedule discussions and negotiation;
- Support management with interim requests and projections;
- Regularly update the Project Controller with all progress or delays to the DPS to secure that implications to the EAC are monitored;
- Ensure that the Project Manager and Risk and Opportunity Manager are regularly updated with possible threats or opportunity derived from present or future deviations to the DPS.


Key requirements:

- Bachelor’s Degree Engineering with business and commercial background;
- Five (5) years of experience in Project and Project Portfolio Management;
- Ten (10) years of experience in project planning;
- Knowledge of Microsoft Office and Primavera;
- Experience in project controlling and reporting;
- Experience working in a multicultural environment;
- Excellent English communication skills, both written and spoken.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Bombardier Transportation is a global mobility solution provider leading the way with the rail industry’s broadest portfolio. It covers the full spectrum of solutions, ranging from trains to sub-systems and signaling to complete turnkey transport systems, e-mobility technology and data-driven maintenance services. Combining technology and performance with empathy, Bombardier Transportation continuously breaks new ground in sustainable mobility by providing integrated solutions that create substantial benefits for operators, passengers and the environment. Headquartered in Berlin, Germany, Bombardier Transportation employs around 39,850 people and its products and services operate in over 60 countries.

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, National, or Local Laws.

Job: Project Development & Management
Primary Location: US-New York
Organization: Transportation
Schedule: Full-time
Employee Status: Regular

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18.04.2019, 2:14:24 PM

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