HNTB ITS/Technology Practice Lead/Senior Project Manager-Engineering in Des Moines, Iowa
What We're Looking For
At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us. For more than a century, we have been delivering solutions for some of the largest, most complex infrastructure projects across the country. With our historic growth, it is an exciting time to join our team of employee-owners.
The time is right to join HNTB Corporation! HNTB is currently seeking an ITS/Technology Senior Project Manager for our Transportation Technology + Operations practice. We are interested in someone that is highly motivated to grow our ITS and Technology backlog and client base. The Sr Project Manager – Engineering typically manages multi-disciplinary project team(s) for one or more mini-mega ($1M to <$5M) projects or mega ($5M to < $25M) projects, or may lead or serve in a key discipline lead role on a super mega (> $25M) project management team. The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for managing assigned transportation technology engineering-related projects throughout their full lifecycle including client development, project pursuits, developing the scope and technical sections of proposal and procurement documents to participating in contract negotiations and overseeing the delivery of the project plan to successfully accomplish HNTB’s 4 for 4 performance: delivery of quality work, on time, on budget and to the client’s satisfaction on every project. The Senior Project Manager will manage teams for medium and large scaled projects typically located within the Central States office’s boundaries of Missouri, Iowa, Kansas, and Oklahoma but may include collaboration with other HNTB offices around the country.
What You'll Do:
Responsible for development of the project scope and fee quotation and assists in the preparation of technical proposals and contracts in accordance with HNTB's Sophisticated Contracting Approach (SCA).
Serves as the primary client liaison and manages the project team to deliver the scope, schedule, and budgets to completion and to the client’s satisfaction. Leads client contract scoping and negotiations.
Performs technical discipline tasks including analysis, reports, design, specification, and production for assigned projects.
Implements the firm’s project delivery plan using HNTB's Sophisticated Delivery Approach (SDA) on each project. Leads the development and the execution of the project management plan. Supervises and mentors team to overall project objectives.
Responsible for/oversees project staffing, including, but not limited to; recruitment, development, retention and succession of project staff; development of plan for project staff reporting; and support for performance and compensation reviews.
Partners with Client Service Leaders and pursuit champions to assist with business development, building client relationships, and pursuit efforts for mega and super mega projects in accordance with HNTB's Sophisticated Sales Approach (SSA). Works with the project team and marketing resources to prepare appropriate proposal and presentation materials. Leads proposal development and interview presentations for strategic, mini-mega or mega projects to the client as well as general presentations within the industry and community.
May be responsible for the recruitment, hiring, development and retention of staff, including development of plan for staff reporting, performance and compensation reviews, and succession.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What You'll Need:
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering and 12 years of relevant experience
4 years of successful management of engineering projects
What You'll Bring:
Client relationship development
Implementing the systems engineering process to develop technology projects
Communications network design
Fiber optic design for a variety of clients and needs
Roadside technology planning and design - Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)
Automated and Connected Vehicle CAV planning and design
Transit Technology planning and design
Transportation Systems Management and Operations (TSMO) planning
Traffic incident management (TIM) planning
What We Prefer:
Master’s degree in Engineering
15 years relevant experience
Professional Engineer (PE) certification
8 years of successful management of technology projects
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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.
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Job Type: Regular
Full/Part Time: Full time
Job Category: Engineering Group