Job Title (Ref Number: 122246BR):
EPMO Project Analyst (Click Job Title To View/Apply)
AECOM (Click Employer To View All Employer Jobs)
Why Choose AECOM?
AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees – including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals – serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at www.aecom.com.
About the Business Line
Our teams provide the strategic guidance that shapes the vision and direction for AECOM. We enable the success of our employees and our operations by ensuring they have the tools, information, resources and support they need to do their jobs.
This position will join the AECOM Enterprise Project Management Office and champion AECOM Information Technology’s project management methodology. This team member provides expertise to enable solid execution in a cross-functional matrixed organization by partnering with the PMO leaders and project management.
Core Job Responsibilities:Ensure that project management teams utilize the project management methodology and tools. Monitor application of the methodology, and identify and report on gaps.In collaboration with the Director develop and deliver project management training.Analyze and report on project performance. Includes specific performance metrics as well as subjective reporting as determined.Produce accurate and timely project status reporting across the enterprise, analyze outcomes, and develop informative and meaningful reports to support decision making for leaders at varying levels of the organization.Facilitate project compliance reviews – working with leaders of various centers of excellence such as Security, Architecture, etc. to review and asses projects for impacts.Facilitate enterprise resource management by acting as the application owner for the resource management tool.Assist in the management of issues, the identification of cross-team and cross-project dependencies and deliverables. Maintain documentation of identified issues and track their resolution through to completion.Develop tools and templates to facilitate project management success. This person will specifically lead the selection and implementation of short and long term solutions for project and portfolio management.Serves as functional expert by supporting the standard project management tool(s); providing guidance in use, reporting, and training (e.g., JIRA, SharePoint, MS Project Server, and other selected tools)Facilitates project management forums for information sharing and collaboration.Identifies and facilitate opportunities for project manager professional development.Manage projects as needed.
3-5 years’ experience working as a business analyst, project analyst, or project manager .Excellent communication skills capable of interacting at all levels of the organization.Highly analytical and self-motivating individual who is able to respond to changing priorities.Solid understanding of project management fundamentals.Experience in developing and/or working in an established PMO including; methods, procedures, systems and the development of historical information.Experience with project portfolio toolsExpert level use of MS Excel, MS Power Point, MS Visio, SharePoint and MS Office toolsKnowledge of formal systems development methodologies
local candidate preferred
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.
United States, Los Angeles