15 hours
2017-12-142018-01-13

Senior Transit Program Manager

Aecom
Los Angeles, CA
  • Job Code
    23339-1182748
Company AECOM

Job Title: Senior Transit Program Manager

JobID: 23339-1182748

Location: Los Angeles, CA, 90006, USA

Description: **Business Line** Transportation

**Position Title** Senior Transit Program Manager

United States of America - California

Los Angeles

**Job Summary**

The Transportation Business Line is actively seeking a highly talented Senior Transit Program Manager for immediate employment located in various locations throughout the United States. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in the transportation/transit industry and have a successful track record of major passenger transit program management. The applicant will have demonstrated experience in developing teams and approaches to winning and executing major projects. The position will report to the Area/Regional Business Line Leader for the Region and will work in a matrix organization, with local transportation and operations staff, regional leadership, and national transportation business line executives to assist in winning and delivering new AECOM work with major transit clients in the United States. With the passage of significant transit local funding referendums throughout the United States in 2016, AECOM sees a tremendous opportunity to expand our transit practice and help our clients deliver their voter approved programs. Focus will be on client capital program delivery across a range of component project development phases.

This is a high profile position requiring management of multi-disciplinary teams required to deliver complicated passenger rail and transit facilities, including track, systems, structures, tunnels, stations, and potentially maintenance and storage facilities and/or capacity expansion. The objective of the position is to develop and execute work required to deliver client programs within established and agreed budgets and schedules, thereby expanding AECOM’s reputation as the preferred passenger rail and transit design services consultant in the industry.

The Senior Program Manager provides strategic plan and delivery on key client and program success; has broad program management impact; prepares and delivers presentations on behalf and in support of the client’s program; serves as the single point of contact to the client and acts as a liaison between management and clients on advanced program-related issues; interacts with executive level government or public officials and/or executive level clients on significant program matters often requiring coordination between organizations and assesses and manages risk on behalf of the client.

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

+ Work with the National Transportation Business Line leadership team, Area and Regional Executives (operations and business development), the Transportation Regional Business Line Leader (RBLL), and area Business Development Leads on development and execution of significant project pursuits and delivery

+ Formulate and execute project opportunity capture strategies, including teaming and positioning for specific pursuits and identification of required staff resources to win and effectively deliver projects

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

+ Work with area and regional business development leaders to identify upcoming transit pursuits in the US transit market

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in Planning, Civil Engineering, Architecture, or related technical discipline

+ 15 + years of project and client management experience as well as proven success managing 2-3 programs

+ Proven track record with large client program management, pursuit execution, and multidisciplinary team management

+ Experience in client prepositioning activities, team (internal and external partners) and proposal development

+ Familiarity with local and federal funding and project development requirements

+ Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite

+ Valid Driver’s License required

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Graduate degree in Business Administration, Urban Planning, Engineering, Architecture, or related technical discipline

+ Registered as a Professional Engineer, Registered Architect and/or Program Management Professional

+ Track record of exceptional client service and program delivery

+ Recognized passenger rail program/project delivery leader

+ Recognized leader in developing and nurturing relationships with key clients

+ Recognized leader in professional organizations

**What We Offer**

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

_NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:_

_Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM._

**_Job Category_** _Program and Project Management_

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _167105BR_



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