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Project Manager Systems

Location: Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Job ID: R0013055
Date Posted: Apr 1, 2023
Segment: Energy
Business Unit: Hitachi Rail
Company Name: Hitachi Rail STS Australia Pty Ltd
Profession (Job Category): Project/Program Management
Job Type (Experience Level): Management
Job Schedule: Full time
Remote: No

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Key responsibilities:

The accountabilities of the Project Manager will include but are not limited to:

  • Supporting the Project Delivery Function and maintenance of the Project Delivery Plan;
  • Assisting the Project Director with strategy development and budget management;
  • Supervising the production of the project plans and schedules;
  • Coordinating project reporting in compliance with the Contract and internal requirements;
  • Contract Administration including the management of Progress & Variation Claims, Invoicing and timely Payment Collection;
  • Preparing, disseminating and maintenance of the contract compliance matrix;
  • Coordinating and supporting internal and external audits;
  • Assisting the Project Director with commercial issues involving the Contract and Sub-contracts as necessary;
  • Liaising with the Project staff as required to capture actual progress for reports and to identify any project wide risks to the Project Director;
  • Attending/chairing Project meetings and arrange the preparation of progress reports, performance reviews and commercial reports;
  • Representing the Project Director at customer meetings when required;
  • Ensuring all activities undertaken are conducted with due regard to a high level of continuous improvement;
  • Ensuring all activities undertaken are conducted with due regard to a high level of safety.

Key Experiences preferred:

The candidate of choice should bring 5+ years of hands-on experience of:

  • Proven track record delivering complex and international projects +$100 million, in Systems Delivery
  • Significant commercial experience (5+ years) working in complex, multi-discipline engineering projects including phases of design, procurement, construction, commissioning. Ideally within the rail industry.
  • A degree in engineering or equivalent.
  • Training in PMP, Prince 2 or similar Project Management methodology.
  • Highly motivated, with excellent leadership, organisational, communication and people skills.
  • Agile mindset, able to take prompt decisions in a fast paced environment.
  • Ability to work and lead in a multicultural environment.
  • Microsoft Office proficiency.
  • Experience in the following areas of project management: Customer management, scheduling, planning, critical path analysis, change management, risk management, cost estimation

Key qualifications preferred:

  • Degree in Engineering or Computer Science with background in Systems Engineering.
  • 5 + years experience in a project management role, and this having this experience in rail, systems and signalling is highly desirable;
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a diverse cultural organization with multiple key stakeholders displaying highly polished interpersonal and communication skills;
  • Experience in effective resource management and working with a large multi-cultural team;
  • Strong working relationships with technology providers;
  • Experience in real-time system engineering; testing and integration activities, software verification and validation best practices and safety critical techniques.
  • Estimating and negotiations.


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