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**AECOM** is seeking a **Program Management Sr Director - Rail** to be based in **Sacramento, California.**
We are currently looking for an experienced Program Management Sr Director with a specialization in Rail programs to join our team, leading some of the most complex programs globally.
**Qualifications / Background:**
+ Significant technical delivery capability in the design and construction of complex infrastructure projects, specifically major rail programs.
+ Ability to work to coordinate work across geographies, sectors, and within a matrix-led organization.
+ Ability to reach back and form relationships with technical teams across a range of geographical locations.
+ You will continually contribute to harmonious client relationships at the project level.
+ You will be an effective technical capable of coordinating multi-disciplinary teams to develop integrated solutions for complex rail projects.
+ Understanding of experience and knowledge of best national and international technical practice including procedures and codes and regulations in the US and internationally.
+ Understanding of all stages of the project life cycle including start-up, execution, and handover of major projects.
+ Capability to successfully deliver design and technical services under different forms of contract including direct services to infrastructure clients and design services for contractors under design-build forms of contract.
+ Record of engagement with a wide range of stakeholders eg utility providers, and commercial and public sector stakeholders.
+ Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in a relevant Engineering field (i.e. Civil, Mechanical, Electrical, Structural, etc.) and/ or Project or Construction Management + EXTENSIVE or demonstrated equivalency of experience including 6 years of leadership
+ Proven capability in successful contribution to the pursuit of commissions for major rail projects and leading teams on the delivery of major multi-disciplinary projects engineering projects.
+ Experience in a range of high-demand transit modes/project types e.g. High-Speed Rail / Commuter Rail / Major Metro and Light Rail.
+ Ability to form collaborative and trusted working relationships with clients for technical services on major rail programs including rail clients and contractors.
+ Strong interpersonal skills to coordinate inputs and outputs between multi-disciplinary rail, civil and environmental teams to deliver coherent integrated solutions.
+ Ability to take a “hands-on approach” to resolve complex detailed problems.
+ Strong understanding of technical and design solutions for railway infrastructure including major civil assets (including tunnels and bridges) permanent way, stations, depots, and requirements for rail systems.
+ Ability to set out and implement engineering design management and technical assurance processes to ensure the integrity of integrated design solutions within budget and time schedule.
+ Relocation assistance is available in this position.
+ Sponsorship to process a visa to work in the US is offered in this position.
+ Offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $186,794.46 - $345,569.76.
+ AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.
+ All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
**Business Line:** Global Program Mgmt
**Business Group:** DCS
**Strategic Business Unit:** Global Business Lines
**Career Area:** Program & Project Management
**Work Location Model:** On-Site