17 days old

Principal Project Controls Engineer

Centreville, VA 20121
  • Job Code
    R116853

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Ready to put your project engineer expertise to work on marquee infrastructure projects that will change the fabric of our community? Would you enjoy being involved on a wide variety of engineering tasks on large scale, complex projects? Parsons is now hiring a Principal Project Control Engineer for our rapidly expanding transportation project.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your advanced project and engineering knowledge, will propel your career forward with opportunity to lead teams. We need our Project Control Specialists at this level to be fully qualified professionals with solid experience, enthusiastic to work in highly flexible, team oriented environment and who have exceptional communication, analytical and leadership skills. In this role you will develop, implement, and maintain cost control, and/or provide planning/scheduling function on one or more larger projects. You will be utilizing your technical expertise, and familiarity with company policies and procedures to complete complicated tasks independently.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides guidance, direction, and specialized assistance for the resolution of difficult and complex project control problems.
  • Interfaces with clients, attends regular meetings, and provides statistical reports.
  • Provides project and company management with the necessary tools for project cost control.
  • Accumulates and accesses historical data, such as performance experience, for use in maintaining a realistic basis for future planning and forecasting.
  • May lead a staff qualified to assess the impact(s) of design/construction changes and schedule slippages.
  • Develops or maintains an established system to show the hierarchy of plans and schedules; keeps project and company management fully informed.
  • Customizes project control systems to meet specific project requirements. Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
  • Coordinates staffing requirements and completes other supervisory duties associated with managing and developing employees

May lead:

  • The development of the work breakdown structure, interfacing with all affected departments.
  • Analysis, evaluation, forecast, and reporting of schedule status against an established baseline analysis, evaluation, and forecast project costs and performance.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or related field (additional years of experience will be considered in lieu of degree)
  • 7+ years of related work experience
  • Proficient PC skills including proficiency in various Project Controls software, Microsoft Office Suite, and Deltek CostPoint.
  • Must have potential to perform in a lead capacity
  • Familiarity with industry practices
  • Must be able to obtain, maintain and/or currently possess a security clearance.

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Posted: 2021-05-31 Expires: 2021-07-01

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Principal Project Controls Engineer

Parsons Corporation
Centreville, VA 20121

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