AECOM Sr. Project Controls Manager in Austin, Texas

United States of America - Texas, Austin

Job Summary

  • Skilled in the development of commercial strategies. Capable of participating in negotiations.

  • Requires a demonstrated ability to effectively lead the project controls function on a large/complex project.


  • Documents employee performance issues and is instrumental in resolution.

Organizational Management

  • Conducts root cause analysis.

  • Drafts comprehensive project procedures.

  • Possesses proven knowledge of scope control and change management.

  • Oversees the production and maintenance of accurate project schedules. Expert understanding of schedule resource loading and leveling.

  • Assists the Project Manager in budgeting and managing incentive programs.

  • Holds an expert understanding of schedule, critical path analysis, resource loading and leveling.

  • Establishes and maintains client relationships.

  • Has the ability to review and analyze project program and oversee the production of accurate progress/performance reports.

  • Able to review and assess (as required) raw data that comes from project automated systems.

  • Serves as a key participant in client and/or subcontractor negotiations.

  • Participates in staffing decisions for projects.

  • Ensures that a tracking database is developed and maintained to cross check subcontractor funding is aligned with work authorization and expenditures.

  • Involved in tracking system to insure that Project Management team is fully aware of detailed change order status.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business Management, Accounting or related discipline.

  • 15+ years of directly related experience including a background in cost forecasting, cash flow management, scheduling and budget management

  • Project management, construction management, project controls (cost and schedule), knowledge of Project/Program Management Information Systems

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook)

  • Have and maintain a valid Texas driver’s license

  • Experience with Program Management Information Software (PMIS) required

  • Public entities program controls management experience required

  • Detail oriented

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience kicking-off Programs/Projects for Controls and Financial tools

  • Experience with implementation of Program Management Information software (PMIS) preferred

  • Finance or accounting in construction background preferred

  • Estimating or preconstruction services experience considered a plus, but not required

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Program and Project Management

Business Line PMCM

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 202492BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.