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Senior Project Control Analyst

Job ID: 3343
Business Unit: MTA Construction & Development
Location: New York, NY, United States
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Signals & Train Control
Date Posted: Feb 29, 2024


This position is eligible for telework which is currently one day per week. New hires are eligible to apply 30 days after their effective date of hire.


Senior Project Control Analyst


Construction & Development


Delivery/Signals & Train Controls


Manager, Project Controls


2 Broadway


9:00 AM to 5:30 AM or as required (7.5HR/DAY)




$75,306 to $98,839


Open Until Filled




The Senior Project Controls Analyst - Has proven experience in data compilation, detail checking, and quality assurance of all project control activities (cost estimating, cost control, scheduling, and risk management).  


Reviews/backchecks Project Controls Analyst work related to estimates, schedules, change orders, claims, time extension requests, and disputes.

Creates innovative solutions in assisting managers with data needed to make quick decisions in determining the health of a project.

Educates and develops entry-level staff on the entire lifecycle of a quality product related to project controls (estimate/schedule).

Identifies critical issues in financial reporting and creates pathways to pivot projects to stay on time and on budget.

Support the development of project delivery schedule and cost plan.

Assist in thoroughly reviewing planning project definition with agency stakeholders and gain approval.


Education and Experience


Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Architecture, Construction or Project Management, Business Administration, Transportation, or a related field. 


Must have a minimum of five (5) years of related experience.


Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. 

Proficient computer skills (i.e., Windows environment, Microsoft Office, PeopleSoft, Oracle, etc.) and strong business administrative skills (i.e., presentations, report and letter writing, time management, etc.).


Other Information

Pursuant to the New York State Public Officers Law & the MTA Code of Ethics, all employees who hold a policymaking position must file an Annual Statement of Financial Disclosure (FDS) with the NYS Commission on Ethics and Lobbying in Government (the “Commission”).

Selection Criteria

Based on evaluation of education, skills, experience, and interview.


How to Apply

MTA employees must apply via My MTA Portal. You can submit an online application by logging into My MTA Portal, clicking the My Job Search ribbon, and selecting the “Careers” link. Logging in through My MTA Portal will link your BSC ID number to your job application to identify you as an internal applicant.


Equal Employment Opportunity

MTA and its subsidiary and affiliated agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers, including with respect to veteran status and individuals with disabilities.


The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and abilities, including military service members, to apply.

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