Deputy Program Manager

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Date: 11 Jun 2024

Location: Pittsburgh, PA, US

Company: Alstom

Req ID:454187 

 

At Alstom, we understand transport networks and what moves people. From high-speed trains, metros, monorails, and trams, to turnkey systems, services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility, we offer our diverse customers the broadest portfolio in the industry. Every day, 80,000 colleagues lead the way to greener and smarter mobility worldwide, connecting cities as we reduce carbon and replace cars.

 

 

Could you be the full-time hybrid Deputy Project Manager in Deputy Project Manager we’re looking for?


Your future role

"Take on a new challenge and apply your project management expertise in a new cutting-edge field. You’ll work alongside innovative, dedicated, and collaborative teammates. You'll play a pivotal role in shaping the future of transportation, ensuring that our projects are delivered on time, within budget, and to the highest quality standards. Day-to-day, you’ll work closely with teams across the business (engineering, quality assurance, customer service), coordinating project schedules and resources, and much more."

 

We’ll look to you for:

  • Follow up with internal teams to discuss project priorities, deadlines, and conduct risk assessments,

  • Serve a pivotal role as Customer Interface ,

  • Support Project scheduling to ensure the activities are up to date with WBS and Detailed Program Schedule,

  • Participate in program reviews to finalize and execute Program Management Plan ,

  • Forecast delays and communicate information to management including PM,

  • Provide support in resource planning,

  • Responsible for Program Launch,

  • Participate in reviews to ensure product deliverables meet DFQ gates


All about you

We value passion and attitude over experience. That’s why we don’t expect you to have every single skill. Instead, we’ve listed some that we think will help you succeed and grow in this role:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or related field, Additional experience may substitute for a degree,

  • 3 years of experience or understanding of Project Management or similar related experience, with a preference for Agile experience,

  • Knowledge of transportation industry, specifically in train control is preferred,

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certification is preferred,

  • Proficiency in serving as a Customer Interface and managing stakeholder communications,

  • Strong documentation skills for supporting Release package and preparing presentations

  • Valid US Passport required due to periodic travel to Australia and Sweden.

 

Things you’ll enjoy

Join us on a life-long transformative journey – the rail industry is here to stay, so you can grow and develop new skills and experiences throughout your career. You’ll also:

  • Work with cutting-edge project management methodologies and Agile processes,

  • Collaborate with transverse teams and helpful colleagues,

  • Benefit from our investment in your development, through award-winning learning,

  • Steer your career in whatever direction you choose across functions and countries

 

You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!


Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63 countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.

 

 

You don’t need to be a train enthusiast to thrive with us. We guarantee that when you step onto one of our trains with your friends or family, you’ll be proud. If you’re up for the challenge, we’d love to hear from you!

 

Important to note

As a global business, we’re an equal-opportunity employer that celebrates diversity across the 63  countries we operate in. We’re committed to creating an inclusive workplace for everyone.


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