DC Job Alert: Lead Business Strategy Analyst

Amtrak This position is located in Washington, DC Position Overview This position leads the Service Planning & Costing group's efforts to clearly communicate our route and service financial evaluations, analysis, and state payment forecasts to a broad range of audiences, both internal and external. The position is the primary support to the Senior Manager and …

YPT Board and Members Participate in #NerdTrain

YPT International's Vice Chair for Finance Aaron Zimmerman, YPT San Francisco's Vice Chair for Membership Jaime Fearer, and numerous other YPT members recently took an Amtrak train trip across the country. Read about their exciting journey here: http://cs.trains.com/trn/b/observation-tower/archive/2015/08/07/nerdtrain-an-annual-rolling-hangout-for-transit-buffs.aspx.   If you are a YPT member and want your recent adventure to be posted online, feel free to email your …

NYC Job Alert: Multiple Positions at MTA New York City Transit – Division of Operations Planning

The Division of Operations Planning at MTA New York City Transit has posted the following job openings. Transportation Planner/Staff Analyst in Subway Operations Improvement - This position will be responsible for undertaking statistical/quantitative analyses of rail operational databases, including running times, dwell times, and delays. Analyzing and reporting on subway performance statistics. Simulating, analyzing, and reporting …

NYC Job Alert: Superintendent Systems and Programs

Application Deadline: March 06, 2015 Founded in 1983, MTA Metro-North Railroad operates the Hudson, Harlem and New Haven Lines to seven counties in New York State and two counties in Connecticut. The railroad is a subsidiary of the country's largest transportation network, the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA). Metro-North carries about 750,000 commuters daily and works to …

NYC Event Alert: 2014 Summer Tour Series

Summer Tour Series has returned for another unforgettable, action packed season. Let us be your guide as we get an exclusive, behind the scenes view of some of New York City's most interesting and essential transportation and infrastructure related sites. Space on the tours is extremely limited. Register your tour preferences here. A YPT-NYC representative will confirm your …

NYC Job Alert: MTA Metro North Railroad Operations Strategy and Finance Manager

The MTA Metro North Railroad is hiring an Operations Strategy and Finance Manager to plan and manage the Operations Services strategic, financial, and administrative objectives through business analysis and development of programs consistent with departmental goals and objectives. Responsibilities Plan, develop, coordinate, and integrate operational requirements in support of the Departmental business plan and strategy. Research, …

NYC Event: May 22 Technical Presentation and Happy Hour

We recognize that many of our members are doing awesome work, and love to hear their success stories. Please join us on May 22 for a technical presentation from Grace Baird of URS Corporation, who will be share her story about how she entered the field of catenary engineering. Grace Baird became passionate about transportation …