Role Summary :
The Senior TTA Project manager is responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, execution, control, and completion of the project, while remaining aligned with strategy, commitments and goals of the project and the business.
Essential Responsibilities :
In this role, you will perform as interface between the partner and the internal business team, managing the transfer of information and requests.
Assure timely resolution of issues, keep the partner advised of the progress of the program and drive solutions to issues.
Responsible for adherence to the supply agreement, operations, and performance specifications, as well as financial & technical metrics specific to the deal.
May also support proposal and negotiations. Responsibilities
Plan and implement projects
Help define project scope, goals and deliverables
Define tasks and required resources
Collect and manage project team
Manage technical information transfer and flow
Allocate project resources
Create schedule and project timeline
Support and direct team
Lead quality assurance
Monitor and report on project progress
Present to stakeholders reports on progress as well as problems and solutions
Implement and manage change when necessary to meet project outputs
Evaluate and assess result of project
Drive cross-functional accountability aligned to project scope, goals, and deliverables
Qualifications / Requirements :
Bachelor's degree in engineering, program / project management, or manufacturing from an accredited university or college or equivalent relevant work experience.
Minimum 5 years’ experience in operations, engineering, supply chain, or program / project management relative to the manufacture of locomotives
Theoretical and practical project management knowledge
Knowledge of techniques and tools
Experience as a project manager
Experience in strategic planning, risk management and / or change management
Proficiency in project management software tools
Desired Characteristics :
Critical thinking and problem solving
Excellent decision-making and leadership capabilities
Conflict resolution experience
Ability to simplify and clearly think through demanding situations to find solutions