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Public Transit Project Manager

Public Transit Project Manager

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By Light is seeking a Project Manager with experience in a public transit environment. Knowledge of automated fare collection and intelligent transportation systems is highly desired.


By Light is an IT products and services firm specializing in software development, satellite/terrestrial communications, cyber security, and network engineering/design. Headquartered in Arlington, VA, we provide support worldwide to DOD, Federal Civilian, and Health IT customers.


  • Responsible for developing and executing project plans based on customer requirements
  • Responsible for on-time completion of timelines, scheduling, tracking, reporting, risk analysis, cost management, change management, evaluation and control of the overall project
  • Identify roles and responsibilities, define and estimate activities, determine the budget and control costs, manage and control the scope, manage change controls as needed, facilitieat status meetings, review and validiate invoices, and ensure invoices are paid and closed out.

Required Experience/Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree with 5 years of project management experience is required.
  • Prior experience working on public transit projects is required.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Preferred Experience/Qualifications

  • Experience with the Trapeze suite of products.
  • Prior experience working with automated fare collection systems is highly desired.
  • Integration experience with on-board and off-board intelligent transportation systems is desired.


An Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities