AECOM Database Administrator/Programmer in New York, New York

Requisition/Vacancy No. 149732BR

Position Title Database Administrator/Programmer

Job Category Information Technology

Business Line Transportation

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - New York

City New York

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line


We provide professional services in areas such as aviation, transit, freight rail, highways and bridges, planning, and ports and marine. Our global network of top-tier specialists delivers comprehensive services over the full life cycle of a project to benefit clients in government and private industries.

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated and hardworking Database Administrator/Programmer for immediate employment in the New York, NY office. This position will report to the Chief of Quality and VP Chief Safety and Resiliency Officer. The incumbent will in addition to supporting the two departments also provide analytical and statistical support to other MTACC departments and programs when support will be required. The candidate has a primary responsibility for overseeing all MTA Capital Construction Quality and Safety related Data Base Management. This position provides administrative, research and analytical support to the Chief of Quality and VP Chief Safety and Resiliency Officer of MTACC.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for planning and analyzing requirements related to data management and propose appropriate solutions.

  • Responsible for the design, programming, development and data management of MTACC two operating departments

  • Design and develop data management structure for managing data and creating reports to management

  • Manage and maintain data to perform trend analysis that helps to implement process improvements

  • Develops applications and reporting structure for loss prevention analysis, accident reports, quality nonconformance reports, development and charting of trends contractors safety and quality performance

  • Provide summary reports for submission to MTACC funding partners MTA & FTA

  • Responsible for development and maintenance of web based applications for remote data entry and data management including mobile devices application development and maintenance

  • Coordinate with MTACC Quality and Safety Departments on various reporting strategies to ensure a consistent understanding of reports.

  • Communicate with various projects on matters related to Quality and Safety Data Entry, Data Management and Reporting.

  • Provide a weekly and monthly status reports on all MTACC Quality, Safety, Site Security, System certification, Testing and Commissioning activities

  • Analyze and provide trend analysis for each program for making management decisions for process improvements

  • Analyze site data and prepares reports to MTACC Management

  • Using Programming techniques; develop and implement new data base management process to improve the reporting format and simplify the data management process

  • Utilize structured process to use web based applications to remotely enter data and maintain centralized data management and reporting

  • Assist in all software related activities in programming, data entry, data management, data analysis and reporting

  • Provide research and analytical support to the Quality and Safety Organization

  • Develop Power Point Presentations for weekly and Monthly upper management presentations.

  • Maintain stringent Quality Assurance of the data, reports and charts provided for management review and decision making process

  • Prepares documents for MTA board meetings

Minimum Requirements

  • Master's degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 10+ years of experience in data base software usage and programming

  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills required

  • Ability to be highly organized, detail oriented and self-motivated

  • Familiarity with MS Office Suite (Access, Excel, Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint)

  • Capability to use SQL Server 2008, Business Objectives 2010, SSRS, ASP.NET 4.0

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of MTA policies, procedures and systems

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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