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Project Manager - Ticketing systems

Job ID: R0086010 Location: Pessano Con Bornago, Lombardy, Italy
Full time, Regular Employment
Thales people architect solutions that support 85 million mainline and suburban passenger journeys, worldwide, every day. Our Rail Signalling and Communication systems are used on metro lines across major cities, and 72,000 kms of route, 52,000 trains per day in 16 countries are controlled by our Traffic Management Systems. Together We deployed the first-ever nationwide ticketing system which processes over 50 million ticketing transactions in 100 cities daily.

Job Objective
The Project Manager of Revenue Collection Systems will guarantee the accomplishment of all the technical, operational and financial objectives (revenues, AGM) within the defined schedule and budget and with the expected quality level, leading the execution of the project in strict coordination with the relevant company functions.

Key Responsibilities
He/She will:
• Manage complex projects (in a multicultural and multidisciplinary environment), properly using project management processes, methodologies, techniques and tools (i.e. Primavera).
• Effectively manage and coordinate the project team, properly dealing with the different stakeholders.
• Schedule, plan and coordinate, interfacing with the team and the functions, activities and resources of automatic fare collection systems, to accomplish the project goals (contractual milestones).
• Manage and ensure Customer satisfaction (quality and time) as well as profitability for the Company, assuring continuous improvement.
• Manage the contractual terms and conditions of the project.
• Be able to prepare the technical documentation together with the Engineering team.
• Plan and coordinate AFC Systems production/integration by managing the supply chain of the project’s products and activities and dealing with Engineering department and suppliers.
• Check the progress of the project activities, with reference to the planned timetable.
• Monthly monitor the profitability of the project and identify and implement the necessary action plan to maximize the profit.
• Coordinate and actively partecipate to the validation and verification of the systems, both in factory and onsite, in order to get the customer’s validation and commissioning of the plant.
• Coordinate and support the System Engineer and the Customer Service during the commissioning, maintenance and warranty phases.
• Represent the Company and the project towards the Customer.

Skills, Experience and Qualifications
• Masters’ Degree in Engineering (Electronic, Telecommunication or Computer) or equivalent knowledge gained through work experience.
• Italian and English mandatory; French is a plus.
• Min. 5 years’experience in similar roles and in similar field.

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