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Experience Experience
03/2014 present
Dallas, TX
Senior Cost Engineer
Dallas, TX
Senior Cost Engineer
03/2014 present
Dallas, TX
Senior Cost Engineer
03/2014 present
  • Driving sustaining activities for commercial chiller products
  • Working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety legislation
  • Dealing with project close-outs
  • Dealing with cost transfers such as hour transfers between projects
  • Dealing with project connection requests (for time bookings & expenses)
  • Monitoring and compilation of project sales and cost accruals
  • Compiling instruction forms for new project set up
07/2011 10/2013
New York, NY
Should Cost Engineer
New York, NY
Should Cost Engineer
07/2011 10/2013
New York, NY
Should Cost Engineer
07/2011 10/2013
  • Work in conjunction with business units, engineering, and category management to identify new cost savings opportunities
  • Develop category specific should cost models in support of NPI and Category management’s negotiations with the supply base
  • Work on Value Engineering ideation, proposals and implementation actions
  • Evaluates work methods, understands various standards, procedures and policies. Identifies, documents and implements new business processes
  • Provide the timely execution of costing requests
  • Can work flex hours for meetings with teams in North America, Europe, and Asia
  • Coordinates with cross functional groups like Design/Manufacturing/Sourcing to provide best manufacturing solutions
10/2007 02/2011
Detroit, MI
Cost Engineer
Detroit, MI
Cost Engineer
10/2007 02/2011
Detroit, MI
Cost Engineer
10/2007 02/2011
  • Perform Earned Value calculations relative to cost and schedule; provides overall performance measurement and related forecasting
  • Recognise areas for improvement and communicate them to senior management to ensure continual improvement
  • Assist and prepare cost performance management data
  • You will be responsible for the Work Package Management Process and the production of associated performance reports
  • Assist in the preparation and negotiation of cost for additional work on the project including tracking Time & Material work
  • Maintain & Control Cash flow Forecast based on Value of Work Perform or Work in Place
  • Assisting Project Managers & Project Engineers with producing EAC (estimate at completion)
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Texas A&M University
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering
Skills Skills
  • Be able to build and maintain a strong network within different stakeholders. Strong ability to influence
  • Have excellent analytical ability and attention to detail with a strong affinity for numbers
  • Good attention to detail with good time management skills
  • Computer knowledge, proficiency in Excel
  • Strong knowledge of alternative manufacturing techniques and processes with global impact
  • Strong English communication skills, ability to convince and to pitch/present your solution to project teams and management
  • Attention to detail and good numerical skills
  • Excellent knowledge of Greek and English (verbal and writing),
  • The ability to provide technical support and direction to project teams
  • Experience in cost management, quality management and/or supply chain management
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Business qualification
  • Business experience covering a variety of disciplines
  • Understanding of CBA process
  • Advanced experience of cost estimation techniques
  • Knowledge / Application of VE and VA techniques
  • Evaluation of supplier quotations / supplier negotiation experience
  • Automotive industry background desirable
  • Working knowledge of products and processes
  • Knowledge of Foreign language desirable
  • Self managed
  • Adaptable/flexible
  • Use of initiative
  • Negotiation/conflict resolution
  • Results Driven
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Lead Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage global monthly cash flow projections; including issuing project specific templates, compiling a comprehensive master file, and submitting to MS Finance
  • Administer the global WBS program to ensure consistent usage of standard codes
  • Facilitate weekly / monthly financial reporting and review meetings
  • Support adhoc reporting as requested
  • Oversees the implementation of cost processes and procedures
  • Ensures accurate and timely submission of financial documents
  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience
  • Experience managing complex, multi-group, multi-disciplinary projects
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Facilitate global Change Management process; including issuing agendas, facilitating review meetings, and issuing results
  • Administer program cost control systems; including the supervision of data entry and validation of CORs, POs and Invoices
  • Assist with reporting critical budgetary and cost risk factors
  • 4 to 8 years’ experience in a project cost role, preferably working for international construction contractors. Good general understanding of Cost Management, Estimating and Change Control. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, written and verbal English. Mathematical acumen and financial expertise. Team player, self-driven and good in high pressure situations
  • 2 years' experience working as a Cost Engineer or Project Controls position in a datacenter/cloud infrastructure, manufacturing or construction environment or similar role
  • Ability to build positive relationships and develop support from a wide variety stakeholders including capacity and supply managers, site selection managers, construction managers and IT engineers as well as finance, software architects and senior executives
  • Excellent analytical, qualitative and presentation skills
  • Advanced experience with applications such as MS Office (Specifically Excel), SharePoint, Visio
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Form high level cost estimates using existing knowledge coupled with information derived from 2D drawings, 3D Solid model, material specifications, technical specifications, material type, part samples, component assessment forms (CAF’s), process knowledge and supplier data
  • Use the above to develop detailed component ‘Should Cost’ models from bottom up. Models are generated using dedicated software to process data, including: - manufacturing process, machine data, labour rates, commercial data, scrap rates etc
  • Identify cost reduction opportunities after reviewing the incumbent suppliers operational process end to end then finalising ‘Cost model’ results
  • Work with project team to derive a targeted negotiation strategy based on Cost model data
  • Provide technical support to buyers during supplier negotiations
  • Undertake price change assessments prior to sign off to ensure value for money
  • Manage VA/VE (Value Added / Value Engineering) events and process optimisation workshops to identify cost reduction opportunities for delivery
  • Work with Design Engineering as a consultant to develop cost effective solutions
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Degree holder, preferably in Finance or Engineering
  • New Graduates are welcome
  • Possess good analytical and IT skills and have an interest in progressing within the project control area
  • Well-versed in the English language and be able to communicate both written and verbal
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • BS in Engineering, Construction or related field
  • 15+ years of experience in a competitive environment and assessing cost risks based on contract terms and conditions relative to a cost estimate is preferred
  • Must be able to complete estimates at various levels of detail from conceptual to construction detail levels
  • Must be proficient with HCSS and P6
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collaboration with Engineering and Supply Chain on cost estimates for new product components and special orders
  • Implementation of numerous cost improvement initiatives for commercial chillers
  • Will serve as liaison between supply chain and engineering
  • Driving sustaining activities for commercial chiller products
  • Heavy use of ACE/Lean Six Sigma tools to track and improve processes within supply chain and engineering
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to write technical specifications
  • Ability to self-direct/motivate with a vision toward overall product goals
  • Intermediate level skills with Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Project
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Performs data input, coding, loading and data control
  • Prepares detailed engineering and construction project cost reports and cash flow reports
  • Monitors, evaluates and updates project cost data, including budgeted/forecasted amounts
  • Reviews and maintains engineering and construction cost/budget expenditure
  • Maintains narrative cost exception report
  • Maintains liaison with client's financial staff
  • Support cost estimation of program budget development and or budget validation
  • Interfacing with clients on budgetary and cost matters
  • Performs variance analysis, costing, budgeting, forecasting, and inventory and material analysis
  • Project Controls cost reporting and analysis functions such as: monitoring, tracking, forecasting and reporting on project budgets, commitments, expenditures, project progress, productivity, costs at completion, cost coding, labor and non-labor corrections, change orders, and subcontractor cost and progress
  • Exercises a qualified level of cost planning/control and financial reporting proficiency
  • Provides complete cost planning/control measures and financial reporting for various engineering and construction projects
  • Prepares detailed computer-generated cost reports and progress charts/diagrams
  • Provides analysis and review of cost/budget expenditure and maintains cost data base
  • Promptly anticipates cost overages or other unsatisfactory cost elements and prepares cost exception report. Maintains liaison with Data Processing Staff in developing support for network calculations, cost reports, and other cost-related services
  • Coordinates project cost data with client's project status reports
  • Familiarization with the Operating Procedures for Project Controls
  • Input or update information, expenditure information, commitments and forecasts into the cost reporting system(s)
  • Review of expenditure details, identifying incorrect charges, and commencement of the charge correction process
  • Reviews data to determine material and labor requirements and prepares itemized lists
  • Preparation of spreadsheets and a wide variety of routine cost analysis, cash flow, and other cost related evaluations
  • Assist in earned value input and some analysis based on input from project leads
  • Print and distribute technical and administrative reports, assembly of monthly report packages
  • Computes cost factors and prepares estimates used for management purposes, such as planning, organizing, and scheduling work, preparing bids, selecting vendors or subcontractors, and determining cost effectiveness
  • May specialize according to particular service performed, type of product manufactured, or phase of work involved, such as tool and fixture costs, production costs, construction costs, or material costs
  • Develop processes that require innovation and ingenuity
  • Create presentations for upper level management
  • Able to present data to management in an organized fashion
  • 8+ years of experience in Accounting, Finance, cost engineering, cost analysis and reporting, and related project and construction management duties with cost control data entry and reconciliation
  • Software – MS Office, with emphasis of MS Excel, Prolog, Skier Unifier, E-Builder, Primavera/Oracle products or related cost “module” software, Oracle and/or similar financial management systems of record
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 5 years of Cost Engineering experience is required
  • Some familiarity with the Operating Procedures for Project Controls is required
  • Knowledge and understanding of the scope of work for projects is required (Civil Buildings Project exp)
  • Strong communication skills is required
  • Strong Computer operating skills - MS Office tools, Excel
  • BA or BS is preferred
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provides input to the development of the Project Controls Plan
  • Assist in assigning personnel to each project
  • Extensive years of experience required
  • Degree in Surveying, Construction Management or Engineering
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitor, analyze, and forecast cost elements on the project, including changes
  • Earned value analysis based on input from project leads. On smaller projects, recommend corrective action when necessary
  • Develop and process changes in the change management system
  • Prepare spreadsheets and a wide variety of routine cost analysis, cash flow, and other cost related evaluations
  • 5 years of project experience is required
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Interpret and execute policies that affect subordinate units
  • May lead a centralized function
  • Functions as unit advisor; involved in daily operations only to resolve complex problems or meet schedules
  • Frequent contacts with internal and external individuals at all management levels
  • Conduct briefings and participates in technical meetings related to specific operations
  • Provide technical direction over other department personnel in formulation and development of advanced concepts
  • Facilitate cost trending meetings
  • Facilitate cost portion of weekly project team meetings
  • Input or update budget information, expenditure information, and forecasts into the cost reporting system(s)
  • Perform personnel performance evaluation
  • Exceptional planning and organizational skills is required
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Junior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Independently apply advanced techniques and analysis
  • Coordinate requirements with Project Managers, maintains coordination of activities, and implement specific control procedures
  • Identify potential problems and elevate to appropriate level(s) of management
  • Chartered Quantity Surveyor or member of a professional body or working towards chartered status
  • Familiarity with the Operating Procedures for Project Controls is required
  • Knowledge and understanding of the scope of work for projects is required
  • Able to effectively communicate with project management, other project leads, and the client is required
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop detailed cost estimates for piece cost and vendor tooling from Design concepts, component drawings or samples
  • Budget setting of minor change & new vehicle programmes
  • Supplier Quote Analysis (Quote vs. Estimated Budget)
  • Support Global PEC peer group activities
  • Support cross-functional activities in order to ensure Budget Achievement and help manage costs through to SOP
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Must be self-motivated, and able to work both within a team and individually
  • Must have a flexible approach to the workload
  • Strong numerical skills
  • Must be capable of prioritising, multi-tasking, and working to agreed schedules
  • Must be able to communicate effectively and have an aptitude for learning new techniques, methods and principles
  • Must be computer literate, including Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Good understanding of Nissan development schedule & activities an advantage
  • Working knowledge of relevant Nissan tools/systems an advantage
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Calculate cost objectives and support the targets created for the sourcing process
  • Perform cost objective setting and cost breakdowns of new and existing parts based on drawings or physical parts
  • Work side-by-side with engineering and design teams, from the beginning of the concept selection phase
  • Maintain a close watch on products through the development phases and actively support the targets set in the sourcing process
  • Provide support during the change management process; calculating impart in tooling and product cost
  • Frequent visits to suppliers and technical exhibitions to maintain knowledge of current product methods and materials; future technology that will be beneficial when our products go into production
  • Actively participate in the negotiations with the suppliers, in both the commercial and technical aspects of our products and projects
  • Active partner with Product Development supporting with Design to Cost, providing industrial engineering support, advice on efficient designs for manufacturability and also on material selection to fulfill the design criteria
  • Participate in negotiations together with Purchasing, both in the initial sourcing and in the change management process
  • Required to frequently visit suppliers and attend technical exhibitions to maintain current knowledge of production methods and materials, as well as future technologies that will be used when our products go into production
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Systems & Components Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working from BOM, drawings and/or samples the individual must be able to develop technical cost for Interior components and systems using historical data, directional cost models, and ultimately activity based costing methodologies
  • Provides subject matter expertise (cost & process) to support engineering and purchasing at working levels and to executive leadership
  • Individual must have the ability to analyze supplier quotes and reach agreement on appropriate piece cost and tooling cost using activity based costing
  • Must have understanding of elements of piece cost and investment for various manufacturing processing typical for the production of assigned commodities
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Cost estimation for component piece cost and vendor tooling (absolute & fluctuation)
  • Generation of cost reduction ideas
  • Support Global Product Development peer group activities
  • Maintain and own the costed BOM during development
  • Create regular reports detailing the projected product cost versus target during development phase
  • Gather technical & economic data from suppliers in order to develop, populate & validate cost estimating tools
  • Generate cost reduction proposals
  • Support competitive analysis teardown and benchmarking activities
  • Promote cost awareness & ownership within the company through education of peers enabling in-flight design adjustments
  • Develop & evolve tools and systems for the calculation, storage and modelling of piece part and systems cost data
  • Minimum 5 years of related experience in an Engineering/Manufacturing environment
  • Product Cost Management, estimating and process planning experience within a Production and Engineering environment
  • Knowledge of procurement processes, practical negotiation skills, cost estimating and engineering practices value analysis, value engineering and cost modelling techniques
  • Knowledge of sheet metal, plastic injection moulding, plating/painting/decorative finishes, manual/auto assembly and other appropriate technologies
  • Working knowledge of CAD (Windchill) and BOM creation tools
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review engineering budgets and staff plans by working with the project team
  • Track and review weekly labour costs and analyse data ensuring charges are within budget
  • Update cost reports
  • Maintain and update project Cost database
  • Take part in forecasting of all project costs
  • Assist with monthly report preparation
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review FEED & Execute Project Budgets
  • Participate in Project Risk Reviews, providing Qualitative & Quantitative cost inputs
  • Attend to Project phase /stage gate peer reviews providing Cost Controls Lessons Learned
  • Create Baseline Spending Plan (Planned Value)
  • Establish Fit for Purpose WBS/CBS (Work Breakdown Structure & Cost Breakdown Structure)
  • Prepare and issue periodic cost reports
  • Enter Purchase Requisition /Purchase Order into SAP according to an agreed WBS & Baseline Budgets
  • Collect reliable Cost data for Internal & External Benchmarking purposes
  • Maintain & Control Cash flow Forecast based on Value of Work Perform or Work in Place
  • Maintain Invoice Accruals process
  • Create Monthly Forecast Basis aligned with Progressed Resource Loaded schedule for Cashflow Projections
  • Facilitate, Monitor, Track and challenge Change Orders requests, process Change Order approvals and maintain Change Order Logs
  • Maintain WBS Coding and Logs
  • Perform Financial closeout documentation
  • Monitor Actual Cost on a routine Basis
  • Delivers accurate, informative, well-organized documentation
  • Communicates effectively with Project Stakeholders to identify project status
  • Perform Periodic Earned Value Analysis, Tracking Actual Value against Planned Value & Earned Value
  • Minimum of five (5) years of experience
  • Bachelors or Equivalent work experience in Industrial Construction
  • Registrations/Certifications required: OSHA 10 preferred, AACEI is a plus
  • Oil& gas or chemicals experience a plus
  • AACEI CCP (Certified Cost Professional) or PMI PMP (Project Management Professional) are a Plus
  • OSHA 10 preferred
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • You will be responsible for the Work Package Management Process and the production of associated performance reports
  • Ensure that all WPM reports are produced as required, in a timely manner, are correct and fit for purpose
  • Build relationships with the various Work package Managers to ensure that they understand the WPM process, the reports content and that they are actively engaged with progress reporting and management of changes and variations
  • Working closely with the Project Commercial/Planning leads ensuring that all approved changes and/or variations are correctly captured and varied into the approved project budgets
  • Update all Work Package Management Agreements, and their associated change sheets on a monthly basis
  • Lead the Work Package management reviews and record the meeting minutes and all actions
  • You will deliver the Period Updates and information regarding changes and delays that have impacted the project on a period by period basis
  • You will deliver the necessary reports to allow Senior Managers to direct the project appropriately
  • Able to work on their own initiative, chair Progress Meetings and able to communicate clear and concise data to the Project team and the Client
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in new product planning by forecasting costs (variable, assembly, indirect, etc.) and analyzing costs of various options
  • Coordinates cost down efforts by establishing targets, analyzing the total cost of current products, and comparing to the estimates or recommended target costs. Reports results to management
  • Gathers cost data specific to part fabrication and compares with supplier data to ensure data integrity. Recommends target costs
  • Analyzes individual parts (e.g., KD and DPS) to determine purpose, cost and value, utilizing knowledge of product design and budgetary considerations
  • Reviews and analyzes specifications, manufacturing processes and quality issues impacting cost. Provides cost analysis to engineering division. Prepares cost reports and presents findings to management
  • Identifies potential disparities in the manufacturing process which cause waste and suggests improvement to cost
  • Assists Purchasing Agents in negotiations with domestic suppliers in an effort to reduce cost
  • Participates in part source decisions (i.e., KD or DPS) and supplier selection with Purchasing Department
  • Maintains cost tables to ensure proper cost verifications and estimates. May assist in constructing and preparing new cost tables
  • Performs cost estimations using cost tables and other analytical and statistical techniques
  • Provides support to Engineering and Purchasing division for value-engineering and value-analysis activities
  • Gathers and analyzes cost data (e.g., process rates, time, materials, quantities) from accounting records, suppliers, and secondary sources (government and industry publications) to aid in cost estimation
  • May train purchasing agents on how to use cost tables
  • Enters, updates and maintains databases of cost information. Retrieves specific information as needed or requested
  • May coordinate work activities to ensure accuracy, completeness and correctness
  • May coordinate product cost down team activities
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, and 5+ years experience, preferably in a manufacturing environment
  • Cost Analysis background and business management experience preferred
  • Basic understanding of accounting and finance desired
  • Ability to read engineering/technical drawings desired
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Must have strong organizational and interpersonal skills
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establishing project requirements, in conjunction with Senior cost engineer, with regards to scope of services, organisation and job specific procedures and cost reporting
  • Maintaining close liaison with client personnel to maintain satisfactory working relationships and to identify potential problem areas
  • A proven cost engineering experience within Petrochemical or similar industries
  • Proactive approach
  • Self-motivated, energetic and tenacious
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Lead Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establishing project requirements, in conjunction with Project Control Manager, with regards to scope of services, organisation and job specific procedures and cost reporting
  • Establishing manhour, materials quantity and cost budgets, control and forecasting of direct and indirect costs
  • Reporting to client and internal management
  • Providing on the job training and guidance for junior Cost Engineers
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Life Cycle Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Implement, perform, and evaluate the Design to Cost Process on multiple programs
  • Evaluate the performance, cost, schedule and risk trade space to provide the customer the "best value" solution while meeting war-fighter needs
  • Assist Life Cycle Engineering (LCE) lead and program management in making informed decisions when bidding proposals and negotiating contracts
  • Develop, modify, or enhance existing Cost Estimating Relationships
  • Conduct statistical analyses such as risk, probability, sensitivity, payback, Six Sigma
  • Develop and/or implement LCC/CLS/PBL/warranty cost methodologies, processes, and tools
  • Write proposal sections regarding cost methodologies, processes, tools, trades, etc
  • Predict cost using tools such as CASA, PRICE TruePlanning, ACE-IT, SEER, RAYCALM,
  • Provide direction, vision, and training/mentoring to others (both subordinates & other functions) to enable the growth of Raytheon's expertise in supportability cost modeling and analysis
  • Minimum of 8 years of related Engineering experience
  • Active DoD Secret Security clearance
  • Experienced working and communicating across all organizational levels
  • Experience applying Math and Statistics to develop engineering solutions
  • Experience in an engineering discipline with an emphasis on Systems Engineering or Modeling and Simulation requiring cross-functional interaction during several stages of a program/product life cycle
  • Computer literacy and experience with MS Office (Power Point, Word, Access)
  • Advanced knowledge/experience with MS Excel
  • Experience developing credible cost estimates (models) involving: Life Cycle Cost (LCC) and Cost as an Independent Variable (CAIV), Design To Cost (DTC) as well as the ability to analyze cost versus performance requirements and recommend solutions
  • Ability to write Macros in MS Excel
  • Good technical writing, oral communication, and inter-personal skills to achieve technical objectives
  • Ability to work independently and to deliver accurate documentation under deadline pressures
  • Experience in at least one of the following cost estimating model suites/tools: TFDG, SEER, or PRICE.SYSYEMS LLC model suites
  • Ability / Experience in building / Utilizing Databases, or written code in: ----- Oracle, C, C++, HTML, MATLAB, Visual Basic (VBA), MS ACCESS,
  • Knowledge of Finance /Business / Auditing / Engineering
  • Experience utilizing Design to Cost (DTC) process
  • Past experience leading teams or projects requiring preparing and giving complex technical briefings involving LCC , DTC, and CAIV, as well as cost modeling and simulation to support proposal concept development
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Coordinate and monitor cost engineering activities and implementing required resources and systems to ensure availability of timely, accurate cost information, and forecasts
  • Prepare and assist Business Development in the preparation of Pro-services estimates for proposals
  • Perform personnel performance evaluations
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze requirements and specifications of a part to determine the component and vendor tooling cost throughout the development process
  • Identify and quantify cost elements, such as labor costs, material costs and production cycle times
  • Support purchasing and engineering functions to ensure market leadership
  • Participate in competitive benchmarking activities to generate cost reduction proposals
  • Drive cost reductions with an analytical cost avoidance/savings mindset on purchased parts and vendor tooling
  • Evaluate design options, develop best practices, procedures and innovative solutions to improve product cost
  • Improve manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and proposing work/process flow layout
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitoring and compilation of project sales and cost accruals
  • Assisting Project Managers & Project Engineers with producing EAC (estimate at completion)
  • Monitoring and reconciling costs for Intercompany support to the projects
  • Dealing with project connection requests (for time bookings & expenses)
  • Dealing with cost transfers such as hour transfers between projects
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Powertrain Systems Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited university (Other degrees and educational credentials, in combination with relevant experience, may also be considered)
  • Minimum of 8 years of design, release and/or costing experience required, preferably in the automotive industry
  • Master's degree in Engineering or Finance
  • Twelve years of automotive industry related experience, preferably Powertrain is desirable
  • Self-starter with strong leadership, communication skills and demonstrated problem solving ability
  • Activity Base Costing Experience
  • Powertrain manufacturing experience
  • Manufacturing and secondary assembly process knowledge of Powertrain components
  • Tool design and build experience
  • Proficient in Microsoft Windows and Office applications (PowerPoint, Excel, Word, Outlook)
  • General understanding of NX and TeamCenter
  • Strong root cause skills
  • Familiar with practical application of geometric dimension and tolerance (GD&T)
  • Ability to summarize and present work to cross functional teams as well as senior management
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Product Cost Engineer V Resume Examples & Samples

  • Ability to manipulate 3D Models for Digital Mock Up and Virtual Build
  • Negotiate supplier contract terms as required and aligned CBM/MPM
  • Perform other duties as assigned. Duties may vary according to the project in progress and/or the specific goals of the product group
  • Strong understanding of Applied’s technologies
  • Requires strong skills in project management, problem solving, communication skills, customer orientation, product knowledge, influencing, team skills, and issues management
  • Knowledge of fabrication and manufacturing methods (Machining, Sheet Metals, Welding, and Ceramics….) required
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Product Cost Engineer IV Resume Examples & Samples

  • Evaluate design with respect to factors influencing cost, manufacturability, produceability and lead-time
  • Aggressively identify design alternatives, processes, and specifications that will reduce costs while achieving required product functionality (i.e. Alternative material and manufacturing methods)
  • Conduct Dimensional Management and Tolerance Analysis for part manufacturability
  • Facilitate DFc workshops with cross function team. Drive closure on issues identified to optimize design
  • Requires demonstrated knowledge of design engineering discipline, theories, practices and principles
  • Requires knowledge necessary to perform the job function, DFc Engineering principles, product development process, value engineering, and Produceability / Manufacturability analysis, product structure, bill of materials, product safety and root cause analysis
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong knowledge of CAD package such as NX ans Solidworks. Good knowledge of MS Office Suite… MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, and understanding Oracle or SAP for BOM development is a plus
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 10+ years of experience is required
  • BS or MS in an engineering discipline or equivalent experience is required
  • Fluent in JPCS, JMMS, and Excel
  • Experience with cash flows, data management, and client cost systems required
  • SAP experience a plus
  • Client and Jacobs reporting requirements
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Deep experience in manufacturing process, purchasing or supplier quality management (ideally casting, machining, grinding, stamping, assembly), or product development (automotive industry preferred)
  • Ability to challenge supplier processes assumptions owing to years of experience of various processes and cost breakdown
  • Knowledge of project management tools and techniques
  • Able to work in a cross functional team and multicultural environment
  • Understand and communicate high-level project status, while resolving low-level detail issues
  • Integrate diverse project activities, understanding the inter-relationships between tasks and ensuring consistency and alignment
  • Integrative thinker
  • Global mindset
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Materials Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Establishment and continuous development of a group wide technology-specific knowledge base
  • Definition and continuous development of group wide Cost Engineering Reference-processes
  • Continuous development and implementation of a technology-specific cost structure analysis throughout the entire product lifecycle (including the establishment of a technology-specific knowledge base)
  • Functional development of tools in Cost Engineering (e.g. technology-specific fast calculators)
  • Generation of Best-Practice-Product Cost Calculations considering a Total Cost approach
  • Execution of internal and external Manufacturing process validations (Brown-Field examinations) and evaluation of the Cost performance in the Commodity Steel & Bearings
  • Identification of measures for optimization of Cost structures
  • Quote- and Deviation analysis as well as the development of gap closure recommendations (commercial/technical) during the Sourcing Decision Process
  • Calculation of the Cost impact associated with technical changes
  • Execution of trainings (globally) within the CE organization for Technology Steel & Bearings
  • Single point of contact and Mentor within the CE-Organization for Technology Steel & Bearings
  • Managing and steering of international and cross functional projects
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working knowledge of Primavera
  • Experienced in the use of SAP Finance and Project modules
  • Control, monitor, analyse and report cost related aspects for designated projects within a Portfolio
  • Implement the correct and appropriate cost management tool for the project in accordance with the Client’s Programme Office processes/templates
  • Understand the basis of the estimate
  • Ensure all cost and contract transactions on a project are understood and managed in an appropriate way
  • Ensure all variances to the cost baseline are communicated in a timely manner
  • Ensure the necessary cost management interface is in place with Finance and ensure regular communications
  • Support the client Planning process
  • Active involvement in the change process, understanding the reasons for and factors influencing each change to the project’s cost baseline plus the implications of such change
  • Continually monitor Project Risk and Change status to maintain current forecast
  • Review and understand, with the assistance of the Planning Engineer, the schedule progress and it’s alignment to the Project Control Structure
  • Liaise with Project team members and contractors with regards to progress and financial forecasting
  • Contribute to lessons learnt process at project close out
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible to estimate material and tooling cost throughout engineering development process
  • Collaborate globally to comprehend manufacturing differences in all countries
  • Provide data to support GM’s purchasing team for the purpose of supplier negotiations
  • Actively pursue avenues to reduce costs to meet budgets
  • Occasional domestic and international travel to supplier facilities for enhanced costing collaboration
  • Capability to learn cost model techniques
  • Ability to comprehend 3D component data
  • Analytical ability where problems are unusual or difficult
  • Knowledge of engineering development process and automotive components
  • 1-2 years of automotive and manufacturing experience
  • Knowledge of automotive components
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Lead Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Schedule and conduct cost development/cost reduction/cost containment/gap closure activities as required by Cost Plan or requested by Program manager/Chief Engineer
  • Work with product team leadership to develop and maintain cost plan with timing to appropriately support program cost objectives and product content changes for all assigned programs
  • Initiate review of Allowable Cost documents prior to eSOR submission with Program Manager
  • Support sourcing board reviews-Pre-RFQ, Update, Recommendation
  • Support Gate and other Leadership reviews with Cost/Benchmark information pertinent to program execution
  • Maintain alignment between PE BOM (BA/GPDP Phases) and Product Costbook
  • Participate and support design reviews, PPDRS and product cost performance metric results for costing plan
  • Work cooperatively with the product team to determine program specific requirements
  • Coordinate with Local and Global counterparts
  • Manage and balance Cost Engineering resources to meet Cost Plan requirements, walk-up work, and capability development. Negotiate timing for cost analysis projects as necessary
  • Support the development of budget and headcount targets with workload projections, and support creation/update of ESW as needed
  • Ability to prioritize projects within time constraints
  • Adept at working with a complex bill of materials
  • Must be willing and able to create and present information to leadership, and customers in a clear and concise manner
  • Must be able to use MS Office Suite and be able to Highly proficient Personal Computer skills, technology driven
  • Master’s degree in Engineering or Business Administration or related advanced degree
  • Detailed understanding of manufacturing processes and process control parameters
  • Accounting principles
  • Knowledge of Global Cost Engineering processes and procedures
  • Knowledge of costing evolution during the Product development cycle
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Lead Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible to assess the material cost of component designs from inception to production
  • Collaborate globally to comprehend manufacturing and process differences in all regions
  • Provide design feedback for optimum cost and processing performance
  • Generate tool cost estimates aligned with component material cost estimates
  • Partner with GM’s purchasing team during supplier negotiations
  • Experienced in the financial evaluation of technical concepts and comprehensive understanding of production processes
  • Ability to manage multiple complex projects and assignments with a high degree of autonomy and accountability for results
  • Ability to lead change and resolve conflicts
  • Able to assimilate large amounts of cost data, condense this data for vehicle level reporting to upper management
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills required to build relationships with global team members
  • Demonstrated knowledge of engineering project management
  • Demonstrated ability in use of Microsoft Office software
  • 3 – 5 years cost engineering experience
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Familiar with the Operating steps for Project Controls roles
  • 2-4 years of experience is required
  • Knowledge of Prolog or Primavera software is required
  • Experience in engineering and/or construction work process and activity sequence required
  • Buildings facility construction experience required
  • Experience in using and understanding earned value progress required
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitor project budgets for the multi-billion dollar Capital Improvement Program at Los Angeles World Airports
  • Review and analyze sub-contractor invoices Prepares job costing reports to allocate these expenditures against the appropriate numbers
  • Ensure that both commitments and expenditures follow the same allocation methodology
  • Perform cost-to-complete analysis for all cost elements within a project taking into consideration staffing plans, contract commitments, and expenditures to date, change orders and trends
  • Attend project meetings to provide Project Management with current financial information and trend log regarding potential impacts to project budget or forecast
  • Provide progress reporting documents and briefing materials as required. Develop creative reporting tools to communicate complex project sequencing and/or progress assessments
  • Review task orders for contractors and sub-consultants to ensure necessary budget and/or contract capacity exists
  • Analyze bid award values against current budget and prepare reconciliations to include in the current forecast at completion
  • Analyze change order values against current budget and prepare reconciliations to include in the current forecast at completion
  • Prepare and understand requirements needed for journal vouchers to the financial system
  • Project Management System - Update contract commitments, reconcile and analyze actual expenditures, perform budget transfers, monitor trend status and maintain continuity of WBS structure
  • Perform Contract and Project closeout
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Industrial Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • You have a Technical or Economic Bachelor or Master’s Degree
  • You have minimum 3 years of experience as a cost engineer in a technical environment (or you are an engineer with an interest in the financial side of technical projects)
  • You are ambitious, a team player and have outstanding presentation and communication skills and therefore able to move and inspire others on different levels
  • You have excellent analytical skills
  • You are able to quickly switch gears between detailed analyses and longer term higher level roadmap
  • You have the ability to balance theory, innovation and practical realization
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Materials Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of aerospace manufacturing processes/techniques
  • Analytical problem solving skills combined with engineering background
  • Understanding of build sequence for aircraft parts
  • Working knowledge of how to use should cost and estimating tools and developing cost models
  • Understanding of the cost & design trades required to develop and document complex mechanical systems
  • Knowledge of 3-D Computer Aided Design tools and/or other design methods
  • Self-starter who is not afraid to proactively seek information and direction to successfully complete the statement of work
  • Strong written, oral, presentation and interpersonal communication skills. Be fluent in written and spoken English, and familiar with MS Office tools
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with a positive attitude and highest ethics
  • Bachelor’s degree with 4-8 years’ work experience is Must. OR Master's degree with 2+yrs experience
  • Education in Mechanical/Metallurgical/Chemical/Materials Engineering is preferred
  • Experience in value engineering and reverse engineering will be preferred
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Principal Cost Engineer, Electronic Systems Resume Examples & Samples

  • Infotainment Systems with and without Displays
  • Telematics Control Units (TCU)
  • Advanced Driver Assist Systems (ADAS)
  • Lead the technical definition and implementation of electronic system cost modeling solutions, including the identification of analytics that enable trend data to be established
  • Work with Engineering & Product Sourcing teams during the new business quoting phase to establish reference cost targets
  • Support Procurement teams during negotiating events with target costing
  • Master’s degree in engineering
  • Minimum 10 yrs work experience in the following areas
  • Proven technical leadership with demonstrated ability to lead and review the work of other cost engineers
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex technical topics through structure solutions. Must be able to influence others to drive alignment on proposed technical solutions
  • Experience working in a fast paced, highly measured, results focused environment
  • Master’s degree in electrical engineering
  • Experience with automotive electronics is highly desirable, including experience selecting and/or recommending automotive grade electronic components
  • Demonstrated ability to share knowledge and best practices with teammates
  • Accepts overall accountability
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Senior Cost Engineer, Electronic Systems Resume Examples & Samples

  • Utilize internal and external databases to build cost models that will establish Design-to-Cost targets for HARMAN Automotive products
  • Define the HARMAN “best practice” cost reference for the following electronic systems to a component level
  • Car Audio Amplifiers Systems
  • Analyze cost breakdowns from supplier quotes and understand all cost influent factors
  • Develop close technical relationships with suppliers to identify best cost solutions, including emerging technologies that provide cost improvements
  • Utilize cost models and associated data to train HARMAN teams on Design-to-Cost best practices based on developed cost models
  • Minimum 3-5 yrs work experience in the following areas
  • Cost engineering of electronic systems
  • VA/VE of electronic systems
  • Development of electronic systems
  • Experience with complex semiconductor components including applications processors (System-on-Chip devices), micro-controllers, memory devices, tuners as well as wired and wireless networking devices
  • Excellent presentation skills and demonstrated ability to effectively present complex technical topics
  • Demonstrated ability to breakdown semiconductors component costs into the constituent costs including die, testing, assembly and packaging
  • Proven team player with excellent communication and interpersonal skills who can effectively work with all levels of a global matrixed organization
  • Change Orientation: Able to adapt to changing demands and conditions
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead, coordinate and facilitate cost reduction projects
  • Year over Year labor standard productivity improvements
  • Ensure customer labor standards targets are achieved for New Product Introduction Programs
  • Perform labor reports and system data and interpret for report out to team
  • Consolidate Cost Reduction Reporting/Updates and participate in cost reduction summits
  • Conduct New Product performance review with key experts to include Defect trends and Test Yield to monitor project targets and passport compliance
  • Contributes to their team or department by applying their knowledge or one or more functional areas
  • Support production readiness activities
  • Highly analytical engineer with proven experience working with cost analysis for a product manufacturer
  • Ability to carefully analyze all factors impacted by proposed project plan to determine the anticipated payback and benefit of the improvement project
  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal (English and Spanish)
  • Strong data management skills and deep knowledge of Excel and Power Point Required
  • Be a results oriented team player with excellent presentation and persuasion skills
  • Fast learner with the ability to provide solid business recommendations and decision makings
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Good time management skills and organizational skills
  • Bachelor’s Degree – Construction Management, Engineering or equivalent
  • Entry-level to 5 years of industry experience, particularly cost related experience
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Cost coding and input: Engineer is responsible for making sure all invoices are coded to the proper cost accounts per Project Engineer’s direction. All timecards will be checked to ensure the crews are coded to appropriate cost accounts for the work they are performing. Close cost accounts in HeavyJob when they will no longer be used for labor. Run HeavyJob reports as required
  • Cost tracking: Engineer is responsible for maintaining a monthly cost report alongside e1 which tracks all historical cost; other more granular cost models must be generated as necessary. Generate reports from e1 as needed/requested
  • Quantity Tracking: Receive production feedback from the field and either weekly or monthly input all performed production quantities for the period for each affected cost account
  • Schedule Cycle: Coordinate with schedule consultants monthly using current production progress from the field. The monthly progress schedule must be submitted and approved before each monthly payment can be approved and released. Engineer to submit schedule files per specification to Client
  • Change Order Development: Along with Project Engineer estimate and/or track contract change orders, RFP’s, claims, or DSC’s as they arise. Set a timeline per contract requirements and assemble a package to bring to the negotiation table
  • Time Impact Analyses: Along with Project Engineer, and along similar lines to the previous item, develop TIA’s as change conditions arise, creating separate schedule items, paths, and reports if needed
  • Add/change Cost Accounts: As change orders are added or production items differ from bid and baseline setup, revise budget quantities or add cost accounts when necessary
  • 2-5 years of Cost Engineering experience in the construction industry. Civil and Tunnel experience is a huge plus, but in no way mandatory
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible and accountable for processing all documentation for costing projects
  • Engage with the Costing Team, Business Development, Customer Management and Operations to interface with the customer regarding documentation issues related to the costing process
  • Structure and enter the customer Bill of Material (BOM) into the cost estimating system (e.g. QuoteWin)
  • Review Bill of Material (BOM) in-process and completed to ensure no errors were made in processing
  • Work with Component Analyst to provide, confirm and or clarify manufacturer component information
  • Escalate issues to senior management regarding schedule delays, resource priorities, or other barriers to completing the project on time
  • Meet with Costing Project Manager (CPM) to analyze BOM and formulate questions regarding ambiguities or inconsistencies with the customer documentation
  • Work with Sourcing Engineer to identify the local supplier for all the CEC parts and uploaded it into Quote Win. Attach all the CEC parts drawing, Fabrication drawing and Gerber into Quote Win
  • Experience in a similar job or manufacturing environment
  • Excellent verbal and written English is a must
  • Must be self-motivated, capable of working independently and within a team environment and be able to organize others
  • Prioritize multiple tasks, meets deadlines and communicates shortcomings to management
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Supports a Project Controls Engineer in the management of Project Controls activities of Contractors and other involved parties
  • Leads and is responsible for the management of data and information within a project management system
  • Responsible for project cost data and supporting documentation within the Project Controls System of record Unifier
  • Performs reconciliation of cost data from local accounting system to Unifier System
  • Provides actual cost data from local accounting system
  • Ensures actual data figures in local accounting system are project related and coded accurately
  • Assists the Project Control Engineer on all levels of cost reporting and forecasting
  • Assists the Project Control Engineer on all levels of negotiation and validation of GMP contracts and change order
  • Performs contract administration duties in relation to the execution and retention of project change notices (PCN)
  • Reviews and validates contractual compliance of project invoice
  • Implements financial accounting training and workshops for the project management team and / or contractor
  • Assist and support Project Controls Engineer and Project Manager in financial project close-out
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EE Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited university
  • Minimum of 5 years of automotive electronics module experience
  • Experience with PCB, circuit components, and displays
  • Excellent communication and negotiation skills Attention to detail
  • Bachelor's degrees from Engineering or Business Disciplines are preferred
  • Experience with activity based costing and/or quoting
  • Experience with creating and maintaining electronic component databases
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Cost Engineer Manager / Lead Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree with a major in engineering (mechanical, materials, electrical, aerospace, manufacturing, metallurgical, or chemistry)
  • Detailed understanding of manufacturing processes and assembly techniques and their cost
  • Detailed understanding of machining and other process tolerance vs cost impact
  • Detailed understanding of raw material cost and finish good conversion cost
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Advanced working knowledge of financial systems
  • Understand the inter-relationship between time cost and commercial aspects of the project life cycle
  • Advanced knowledge of Primavera
  • Extensive experience in the use of SAP Finance and Project modules
  • Assist in development of and use of Project Control Structures (CBS, OBS, WBS etc.)
  • Update the Cost Tool to comply with Project Reporting Cycles
  • Monitor, control and analyse the project cost information, identify variances and bring these to the attention of the Project Manager with possible alternatives. Prepare specific reports to facilitate challenge and analysis to meet the project’s specific needs
  • Challenge cost variances against the baseline plan with individual task leaders/contractors and/or outside stakeholder management as necessary to enable mitigation
  • Contribute to progress meetings as required in support of the Project Manager
  • Regular interfacing and integration with the project Planning Engineer to maintain an aligned financial position with the project Primavera plan
  • Project Documents (PDD, IRM papers etc.) – Contribute to the drafting and updating of these documents to ensure that they contains the project Scope of Work, KPI’s, payment milestones and the methodology for controlling the project schedule, costs and variances etc
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Vie-bid Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support analysis of top level requirement capture, drive choice of Reference Solution and produce first cost estimate w ith high level gap analysis
  • Lead cost estimation activities based on gap costing approach (including cost of identified risks and savings) with all participating units
  • Support detailed requirement capture, definition of cost drivers, identification of delta vs reference, defintiion of gapys/otions to be costed and setting of targets for gaps
  • Is the point of contact for work package owners, project managers and department heads in participating units during the gap costing phase
  • Coordinate gap cost information gathering consolidate cost inputs into overall QCD commitment and secure validation from the concerned stakeholders, ensuring overall complaince with technical and contractual requirement f rom customer and ALSTOM rules
  • Prepare the cost and pricing forms to comply with ALSTOM approval process, e-project connectors and client submital formats
  • Lead cost estimation activities for changes discussed with the customer during negotiation and update impacted work packages and cost commitment
  • Participate in and support reviews/meetings as defined by the PMM (includes: Go/No-Go, Kick-off, Tender Gate Review, Tender Review Meeting, Transfer Meeting, Win/Loss assessment)
  • Support hand-over of cost commitment to project phase (ensure this step is done without impact on overal cost commitment)
  • Suuport the Cost Manager of the project team in contract phase in preparing the work packages distribution to work package
  • Business oriented
  • Strongly process-oriented
  • Cost oriented
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Cost analysis and estimates engine component material and tooling and establish a “should cost model”
  • Development and continuous improvement of cost optimization for new design, current products, resourcing and localization, VA/VE and competitor analysis
  • Visualization of cost gaps between supplier quotes and target costs
  • Based on planned designs or current technical solutions: provide technical improvement solutions and alternatives in order to optimize material or tooling costs
  • Bachelor of Engineering with additional commercial knowledge
  • Minimum 5 years engineering work experience in manufacture process with deep engineering knowledge including but not limited stamping, casting, forging, powder metallurgy, E&E
  • Good cost sense and familiar with cost structure
  • Good communication skills, include English, and teamwork spirit
  • Good skill’s for Microsoft office
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Breadth of experience across whole project and programme lifecycle. (e.g. Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Installation/Commissioning processes)
  • Working knowledge of relevant Health and Safety legislation
  • Proficient in the use of estimating, scheduling, programming and risk tools
  • Good attention to detail with good time management skills
  • Excellent communication and presentational skills
  • Good working knowledge of financial systems
  • Working knowledge of latest version of Primavera
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Senior Cost Engineer With Silicon Expertise Resume Examples & Samples

  • A degree in electronics, electrical engineering or another directly relevant subject is needed with financial/business qualifications an added benefit
  • Direct experience working within the semiconductor industry with a deep understanding of development, manufacturing, packaging and test of semiconductors. Familiarity with key industry players and influencing factors
  • Experience of working with and influencing managers and executives outside your direct reporting line
  • Experience within a high volume manufacturing environment will be a key requirement for the role
  • Strong communication skills in one-to-one situations, in a team environment and when presenting to senior managers and executives
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Serves as the single point of contact for initiation and management of project change orders for all active projects
  • Verifies resource availability for work related to changes orders by consulting with Discipline Leaders
  • Works with Issues Change orders to clients and tracks approval process
  • Communicates Change Order Approval to Project Managers and design staff
  • Maintains detailed project cost data and aligns with project schedule data using MS Project
  • Prepares scheduled progress reports as per contractual requirements
  • 4-year degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business Management or a closely related field; or
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in cost control of large/complex projects including budget preparation and reporting; or
  • Equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Knowledge of construction contract administration policies, procedures and concepts including change orders and contract amendments
  • Knowledge of construction cost control, estimating and program management
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, budgetary principles, forecasting, budget and cost analysis
  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite and MS Project
  • Knowledge of engineering project management, including scheduling and estimating
  • Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing
  • Ability to make sound and independent decisions
  • Must be willing to support a culture of quality and continuous improvement
  • Ability to manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organizing and prioritizing
  • Pre-employment drug screening
  • Background screening includes previous employment, education and criminal history
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • The ability to provide technical support and direction to project teams
  • Have excellent analytical ability and attention to detail with a strong affinity for numbers
  • Excellent team working and interpersonal skills, building relationships with individuals within the project teams and influencing those around you will be essential to the success of the role
  • The ability to communicate appropriate, concise and accurate information in written and verbal format to peers and upwards to senior management
  • Inquisitive and challenging nature - be prepared to constructively challenge others in order to fully understand an issue or situation. Not accepting assumptions at face value. Willing to challenge the status quo in order to realise benefits
  • Experience within a high volume manufacturing environment will be a key benefit for the role
  • Proven track record in working to tight timescales within a project programme, managing your budget and prioritising to deliver cost effective results
  • Previous experience in working within a cost environment is essential
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Build ground up costs for new projects currently being developed within NPI and UK NPD
  • Work closely with Engineering, Operations, Procurement and Finance to agree achievable, but stretching Target costs
  • Develop improvements to the current reports and processes used, making recommendations which help all members of the Cost Team, improving our ability to deliver faster, more accurate cost reporting
  • Reverse engineering of products to a detailed level, creating cost comparison information to guide the NPI teams during the early development of new Dyson technologies (Cost Value Analysis)
  • Experience of working with and influencing others outside your direct reporting line
  • Ability to manage delegate effectively and develop the Cost Analyst reporting into this role
  • Dyson product/process and design knowledge would be of benefit
  • Demonstrate ability to manage, track and deliver cost reporting
  • Professionalism: focused on delivering within agreed timescales and Leading by example. Challenging: not accepting current assumptions at face value. Ensure that all aspects of the cost are challenged. Collaborative: build relationships and work well with other Dyson teams
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Review Bill of Material (BOM) in-process and completed to ensure no errors were made in processing Accountable for estimating the cost for manufacturing services including manufacture, test, build-to-order, configure-to-order and direct order fulfillment
  • Meet with manufacturing sites to validate cost estimates with site management and engineering staff
  • Attach all the CEC parts drawing, Fabrication drawing and Gerber into Quote Win
  • Review actual and estimated manufacturing times with site resources to improve labor margin and costing tools
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working closely with the Plastic and Elastomer team and key stakeholders you will be responsible for
  • Optimization the current supply base including the cost base
  • Ensure best in class performance and supply chain setup
  • Cooperate together with the category team, consisting of members from R&D, Production Engineering and Quality, working across different business units within Vestas, as well as drive, develop and implement category strategies
  • Drive continuous improvement programs both internally and at the suppliers with special focus on total cost saving initiatives, supplier optimization and component standardization
  • Ensure adherence to KPI’s set by Global Sourcing in regards to safety, quality, cost, delivery, innovation and sustainability
  • Lead selection, qualification, negotiation and contracting of potential suppliers within the category, as well as participate in development projects
  • Knowledge or experience working with Plastic or related industries
  • Relevant educational background with a degree in either Supply Chain Management, Finance/Accounting, Sales/Marketing or Engineering
  • Minimum 3-5 years of work experience within strategic purchasing
  • A strong analytical, structured and fact based approach
  • Excellent communication skills including fluent English skills (both orally and in writing)
  • Advanced within PPT, Excel & Word
  • A holistic and positive mindset: you are able to see the big picture from Vestas product offerings towards customers and the ability to connect these to supplier offerings and how they can positively impact Vestas sales and cost out programs
  • You are not afraid to challenge the status quo
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • To provide the official product cost input to the Vestas sales price
  • Transparency of the product & value chain costs
  • Cost tracking, reporting and analyzing
  • Stakeholder alignment across the company
  • Identify cost out potentials in connection with standardization and modularization (pareto analyses etc.)
  • Benchmark with best-in-class on Lean Accounting and establish Lean Accounting principles for total Value Chain at Vestas
  • You will hold a Master’s degree and or MBA, preferably Engineering or Finance background. Also you will have a keen interest in the engineering side and value chain
  • You could also be recently graduated, but have a good appreciation for the value chain and what this role means from your studies and be keen to follow this further
  • Proactive and self-driven. Must have the drive to see the tasks, challenges, issues and problems arising in the near future and deal with these accordingly without instruction from other parties
  • Must be assertive in situations where product cost estimates do not meet product cost targets, which could jeopardize the viability of the project and product
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Oversee refinery’s financials of turnarounds
  • Provides input into turnaround planning
  • Interfaces with contracting and procurement
  • Coordinates with finance (accruals, WBS closures, journal entries, and allocations)
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple initiatives and/or tasks simultaneously
  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with project systems including finance systems (SAP, Ariba, Maximo, etc.), business planning processes and invoicing (processing, record keeping, auditing)
  • Ability to work in a multi-functional team within a complex project environment
  • Effective communication skills and ability to interface effectively with management and operations
  • Some college or other training/certifications with minimum of 5 years relevant experience
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Finance, or Business
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum of HNC/HND ideally in a cost related discipline or relevant experience
  • Evidence of strong engineering background, ideally within a safety/regulated environment
  • High level of numeracy and excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent MS Office skills and well versed in the preparation of reports and information using packages such as Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Exhibits a strong awareness of the level of interaction required with the project team function to support the successful delivery of projects
  • Self motivated with good interpersonal skills working in a team environment
  • Able to use initiative
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Implement the correct and appropriate cost management tool for the project in accordance with CTO Programme Office processes/templates
  • Support the EDF Energy Business Planning process
  • Regular interfacing and integration with the project Planning Engineer to maintain an aligned financial position with the project Primavera
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze cost and schedule information to generate timely reports that speak to issues regarding; project controls, project planning, scheduling and budgeting, commitment analysis, change order processing, forecasting, trends and estimating
  • Develop, monitor and report project plan, cost, forecast, trends, commitment and contingency. Calculate and evaluate cost variances for corrective actions. Review and analyze project scope changes, invoices and change order requests for proper justification, adequate budget and accurate accounting funding. Prepare cost reports and other analytics as required
  • Minimum ten (10) years of experience in project controls, scheduling, cost engineering, or estimating
  • Experience on Pharmaceutical Projects is required
  • Ability to manage the scope of work and the EPCM
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Project Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Technical, Business or related B. S. degree with 10 years of related experience in Project Controls or Project Management or related field
  • Hands-on experience with Project Management Software and Presentation Software systems with a strong comfort level with Primavera (P6)
  • Significant Cost and Schedule experience which includes schedule development, schedule control, scheduling analysis, cost estimating, cost control, and cost analysis
  • Knowledge of Project Control concepts: Critical Path Method Logic, Resource Management, Schedule Development, Cost/Schedule integration
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, direct, perform, review, and present project controls activities in an independent manner which requires a minimum of supervision and which reflects a high level of professional judgment and knowledge related to technical planning and scheduling skills
  • Fundamental understanding of Procurement and Accounting practices
  • Fundamental understanding of Environmental Regulations and protocols
  • Provide guidance to Project Managers and Project Team members on Project Control issues
  • Prepare monthly job man-hour and cost reports for comparing budget and actual data on projects
  • Enter the cost and man-hour estimates into the performance monitoring system for projects
  • Analyze trends and problems in relation to cost and schedule data
  • Prepare cost-trend estimates and assist in the preparation of change orders for projects
  • Prepare and status project schedules in Primavera Project Planner
  • Review and verify schedule status based on project team and subcontractor input for actual progress
  • Prepare Monthly Progress Reports and presentations that include descriptions of activities completed and analysis of updated schedules
  • Work with project team members to analyze problems and recommend solutions
  • Develop, maintain and control integrated baselines
  • Prepare budget request documents to include opening of cost codes and providing subcontract accrual data as required
  • Review time charges against projects and coordinate corrections as necessary
  • Prepares, analyzes, and presents cost, estimating, planning, scheduling, and performance information to management
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collating, modelling and estimating cost for studies, proposals and future projects
  • Coordinating the analytic cost estimate with internal technical team and procurement team for suppliers
  • Identifying and implementing areas for cost reduction opportunities. Contributeing to Design To Cost / Make or buy analysis and subcontractors cost analysis
  • Contributing to risk analysis of proposals and define technical and financial provisions for risk
  • Supporting the price elaboration of proposals including internal/suppliers cost consolidation, provision, financial margins and analysis…
  • Coordinating the costing process and reviews until final validation by management
  • Leading the parametric estimating process in France in liaison with parametric experts within ENS Cost Engineering team
  • Educated to Finance or Business Administration degree or a related discipline
  • At least 2 years of experience in Cost Engineering, Project Control or Business development
  • Experience within the engineering or manufacturing environment, preferably within the Aerospace industry
  • Good command of Excel
  • Experience in the use of parametric estimating tools (e.g. PRICE, ACES) would be an advantage
  • Negotiation level of French
  • At least an advanced level of English
  • An intermediate level of German/Spanish would be an asset
  • Ability to work within an international team
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 2+ years of Cost Planning experience in a Project delivery environment is required
  • Earned Value Management experience
  • Numerate and competent with financial concepts, cost tracking and reporting
  • Highly orderly, methodical and process driven
  • Good general office computer skills
  • Minimum of five GCSEs
  • UK driving licence
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • · Minimum 4 years of experience plus BA or BS or related experience required
  • Must be proactive, self-starting and require minimum supervision
  • Must also have good verbal and written communications skills and a desire to work with details
  • Must be willing to travel during the regular business week
  • Experience in engineering/design and construction buildings and infrastructure type projects as well as Prolog and earned value performance measurement a plus
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop product cost estimates for CVJ assemblies and components based on process knowledge, standard process flows and benchmark costing data
  • Support global engineering during the product development phase by assisting in design to cost activity
  • Develop and maintain a benchmark costing database covering assemblies and components for joint types and sizes listed in the GKN standard product catalogue. Assist cluster costing teams in using benchmark costings for quotation purposes
  • Actively contribute to the implementation and development of cost estimating processes and tools
  • Lead cross functional activities to identify cost reduction opportunities including cost reduction workshops, benchmarking and VAVE to ensure achievement of target financials
  • Complete product teardown and external benchmarking activities
  • Participate in cost discussions with customers and suppliers
  • Set-up procedures and reporting systems to monitor program financials against internal benchmarks
  • 5+ years of cost analysis or process engineering experience
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Field Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze monthly department budgeting and accounting reports to maintain expenditure controls
  • Compile and analyze accounting records and other data to determine the financial resources required to implement a program
  • Consult with lead cost manager to ensure that budget adjustments are made in accordance with program changes
  • Preparation of regular and special budget reports
  • Perform cost-benefits analyses to compare operating programs, review financial requests, and explore alternative financing methods
  • Provide technical assistance with cost analysis, fiscal allocation, and budget preparation
  • Review operating budgets to analyze trends affecting budget needs and report to cost lead
  • Summarize budgets and submit recommendations for the approval or disapproval of funds requests
  • Works independently with minimal guidance
  • Monitors and controls costs within own work. Solves moderately complex problems; takes a new perspective on existing solutions. Manages own time to meet agreed targets; develops plans for short-term work activities in own area
  • Experience in JDE Enterprise One
  • Experience in PMCS progress and change control
  • Advanced ability to use spreadsheet software to produce ad hoc reports, including producing charts and graphs, converting text files, basic data manipulation
  • Proficient in understanding and applying performance factor analysis
  • Ability to manage issues related to rules of credit and tactfully convey resolution of issues
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Identify potential problems and elevate to appropriate level (s) of management
  • Monitor, analyze, and forecast cost elements on the project, including any changes
  • Input or update budget information, expenditure information and forecasts into the cost reporting system(s)
  • Earned value analysis based on input from project leads. Smaller projects, recommend corrective action when necessary
  • Prepare and analyze revenue and cost
  • An Engineering Degree in Mechanical, Industrial or any equivalent Engineering degree recognized by government institution
  • Min 10 years relevant and similar capacity in project estimating and cost controlling
  • Strong technical experience in project cost planning, scheduling and reporting
  • Knowledge in the use of MS Project
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal, communication and presentation skills
  • Mature, proactive, resourceful and hands-on with good initiative
  • Independent worker who is able to work well with minimal supervision
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares detailed computer‑generated cost reports, charts and diagrams. Provides analysis and review of cost/budget expenditure and maintains cost control reports from P6. Promptly reports anticipated cost overages or other unsatisfactory cost elements
  • Supports integration of scope, cost and schedule within the WBS and ensures that mapping is accurate on an ongoing basis
  • Review, analyse, monitor and report cost progress of Contractor’s updated progress schedules and align these with the contractor’s payment applications
  • Develops cash flow forecasts
  • Performs Earned Value calculations relative to cost and schedule
  • Tracks and maintains Key Performance Indicators (KPIs) and performances metrics including EV, SPI, CPI production rates , equipment production, labour etc
  • Perform Earned Value calculations relative to cost and schedule; provides overall performance measurement and related forecasting
  • Supports monthly consolidated project cost performance report
  • Experienced in the use of a cost control software application
  • Supervise computer input, coding, loading and data control
  • Prepare detailed engineering and construction project cost reports
  • Monitor, evaluate and report project cost data, including budgeted and forecasted amounts
  • Maintain engineering and construction cost/budget expenditure
  • Capture / calculate, analyse, report and recommend on project data including schedule, cost / budget, performance risk, quality, and safety
  • May produce and/or support probabilistic modelling through the use of software / computational algorithms
  • Promptly anticipates cost overages or other unsatisfactory cost elements and prepares cost exception reports
  • Implement and follow Quality Management System, policies, procedures, and templates
  • Bachelors degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Business or related field
  • Active professional membership in related field highly desirable
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Cost Engineer, Thames Tideway Tunnel Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work in EcoSys and Excel to ensure consistency and alignment of data and updates, especially with respect to Earned Value data and indices
  • Complete the collection of monthly/interim applications, actual costs and forecasts from all areas of the project (internal and external)
  • Collect all Monthly Forecasts in a consistent manner using Programme Systems
  • Taking action to address Cost Variances
  • Provide support (production of Excel or other system based) data for budget development
  • Produce cost trends
  • Recognise areas for improvement and communicate them to senior management to ensure continual improvement
  • Take reasonable care of your own and others for HSSE, by focusing on the potential outcomes of your action
  • Relevant experience in Project Controls and/or Project Delivery, preferably on a major infrastructure project or programme
  • Experience and competence with project cost management tools such as EcoSys or Cobra or equivalent
  • Advanced competencies in Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access
  • Advanced knowledge of the significance and meaning of Life Cycle Costs
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Product Cost Engineer IV Resume Examples & Samples

  • Advanced Knowledge of Manufacturability and Producibility practices as well as manufacturing costs specific to ceramic and/or quartz build-to-print components
  • Perform technical calculations (“should cost”) on medium to highly complex build-to-print parts and assemblies to determine a fair and acceptable price for both Applied Materials and our suppliers
  • Evaluate and identify additional cost reduction ideas to further reduce the part cost below our “should cost” and present these to the DE’s (DFx)
  • Able to analyze manufacturing processes of a sub-assembly/part and generate process steps. Advanced knowledge of latest part manufacturing and cleaning processes. Able to judge cost effective manufacturing process and to make the suppliers understand and follow the process
  • Advanced knowledge of GD&T standards for proper application. Able to explain to suppliers how to interpret
  • Assist sourcing organization in selecting the proper supplier based on the part’s feature, size, and material to match the supplier’s core competency. (Putting the right part in the right supplier at the right price)
  • Lead or participate in negotiations with suppliers when their current or quoted pricing is 12% above our “should cost”
  • Assist the suppliers (when needed) with alternative manufacturing methods / procedural changes to lower cost and increase quality
  • Demonstrates depth and/or breadth of expertise in ceramic and/or quartz component manufacturing methods and costs
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Knowledge of engineering, preferrably manufacturing based
  • Graduate level looking for their first/second role
  • Have good excel skills /capability
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Provide Cost Engineering service to the contract with responsibility for the accurate Cost Reporting of complete projects or individual elements within major projects
  • Expenditure Analysis / Reporting
  • Preparation and maintenance of project cost control structures
  • Monitor and report costs against Project Target Cost Estimates (TCEs)
  • Allocate costs to appropriate Cost Centres
  • Prepare project cost reports, Value of Work Done & monthly budget forecasts
  • Prepare project cost reconciliations (project escalations, variations)
  • Validation and approval of subcontractor invoices
  • Manage & Operate Brownfield Management Suite Systems
  • Meetings, Reports & Communication
  • Contribute to the Monthly Cost Forecasting Meeting
  • Contribute to the Contract Commercial Meeting
  • Liaise with personnel at all levels within the Contract Services Team and within discrete Projects
  • Degree or HNC / HND preferred, ideally in an engineering discipline or where strong cost and commercial skills are included
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Execute cost improvement projects
  • Drive Change Management
  • Drive idea collection in engineering dimension
  • Work closely with our Six Sigma community to initiate and drive Six Sigma improvement projects in the organization
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Project Controls Lead / Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead project controls/project accounting staff and manage client relationship success
  • Setup, develop and control spreadsheets and workbooks for project tracking and reporting
  • Manage cost and schedule of a large program continually assessing complexity and risk of the project
  • Lead change management processing and QC/QA process
  • Review and report on project metrics regularly and advise Project and Program Manager of discrepancies or issues, investigating variances in data as needed, especially concerning invoicing clients, accounts receivable, subcontractor invoices, approval and payments, and other accounts payables
  • Prepare contract forms for new contracts, modifications and job closures
  • Oversee invoices for consistency with contract requirements and rates
  • Coordinate with Contract Administrators in preparing contracts with clients and sub-consultants, as well as contract modifications, etc
  • Prepare reports for Project Managers, Stakeholders and clients
  • Experience in earned value management preferred
  • Scheduling using MS Project or P6 desirable
  • PeopleSoft experience a plus
  • Previous experience with water/wastewater projects/programs
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop category specific should cost models in support of NPI and Category management’s negotiations with the supply base
  • Support the Procurement group’s negotiations using Should Cost tools as a technical expert and join the negotiations when required
  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the Plastic Injection Molding Category
  • Maintain a database of costed parts
  • Update Should Cost database with market specific information such as current material cost
  • Work on Value Engineering ideation, proposals and implementation actions
  • Liaison and collaborate with the various business functions for above responsibilities
  • Analyze the global category spend and identify savings opportunities based on the Should Cost of a part versus the current price
  • Provide the timely execution of costing requests
  • Work in conjunction with business units, engineering, and category management to identify new cost savings opportunities
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the Plastic Injection Molding category
  • Bachelor degree in Mechanical/Production/Industrial engineering
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of Plastic Injection Molding preferred
  • Experience in Procurement, Materials/Purchasing or Integrated Supply Chain business processes is a plus
  • Very strong analytical skills coupled with excellent interpersonal and communications skills
  • Strong computer skills in MS Office tools and ERP systems
  • Prior familiarity with Should Costing Software and CAD is a plus
  • Can work flex hours for meetings with teams in North America, Europe, and Asia
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the Metal Fabrication Category
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the Metal Fabrication category
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of Metal Fabrication preferred
  • A knowledge of the various Metal Fabrication process – Hard Tooled Stamping, CNC Punching and Bending, Welding, etc
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the Castings Category
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the Castings category
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of Castings preferred
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the CNC Machining Category
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the CNC Machining category
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of CNC Machining preferred
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the Cable Assembly Category
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the Cable Assembly category
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of Cable Assembly preferred
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the RF Filters Category
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the RF Filters category
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of RF Filters preferred
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Optimize the Should Costing software to accurately cost components for the PCBA Category
  • Serve as the global costing expert for the PCBA category
  • 5+ years of Manufacturing/Process experience in the field of PCBA preferred
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Product Cost Engineer IV Resume Examples & Samples

  • Advanced Knowledge of Manufacturability / Producibility practices specific to machined, sheet metal parts, plastics and some assemblies
  • Perform technical calculations on medium complex BTP parts and assemblies to determine a fair and acceptable price for both Applied Materials and our suppliers
  • Able to analyze manufacturing processes of a sub-assembly/part and generate process steps. Advanced knowledge of latest manufacturing processes. Able to judge cost effective manufacturing process and to make the suppliers understand and follow the process
  • Lead Negotiations with suppliers when their current or quoted pricing is 12% above our “should cost”
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Product Cost Engineer V Resume Examples & Samples

  • Superior Knowledge of Manufacturability / Producibility practices specific to at least 4 of the following: sheet metal, machined parts, frames, machine plastic, fabricated plastic, assemblies, and complex machine parts
  • Superior knowledge of GD&T standards for proper application. Able to explain to suppliers how to interpret
  • Regarded as the technical expert in their particular field
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist with bid package preparation and contractor selection
  • Conduct post bid verification that includes quantity/rate check and award recommendation
  • Tracks and analyzes the project costs including budgets, commitments, actuals, accruals, and forecasts
  • Analysis includes forecast to budget and estimate, forecast to actuals, and contingency analysis
  • Field change Requests-Develop, track, analyze, forecast and process on site filed changes. Set up and run weekly contractor meeting to review negotiate and approve. Forward to procurement for formal Change Order
  • Assist with cost report preparation and provide input with contractor forecasting
  • Create, maintain, and repost earned value progress measurement for Unit Rate Contracts
  • Review and comment on both the master schedule and contractor specific work schedules
  • Support close out of contract ensuring all supporting documentation is complete together with relevant back charges applied
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Product Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work with design and manufacturing teams to estimate and minimise cost whilst maximising value of product
  • Facilitating reviews and cost ideas generation workshops with representatives of all disciplines/functions
  • Integrate/embed cost capability into design systems at all levels - system / sub-system - commodity as required
  • Identify, develop and implement cost methods and tools around the gas turbine product to improve the cost estimation management process
  • Operate, motivate and influence to improve the cost optimisation process
  • You will hold a Degree, or have experience in an appropriate engineering discipline
  • Relevant Engineering, manufacturing and technical Product understanding, specifically in the areas of Structures and Transmissions, Control Systems and Installations
  • You will have experience developing engineering methods / capability, ideally with some cost engineering content
  • You will possess good IT skills, be comfortable with managing ambiguity and will have strong business acumen and analytical skills
  • Knowledge of CAD, CAM and programming languages including HTML is preferred
  • You will have some knowledge of manufacturing processes, particularly on those associated with the production of Gas Turbines components
  • You will have the ability to lead, manage packages of work and communicate with a variety of disciplines and management levels
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EE Systems Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from an ABET accredited university or ABET equivalent, or minimum Bachelor of Science degree in Finance. Other degree/educational credentials, in combination with relevant experience, may be considered
  • Minimum of 5 years of automotive (OEM or supplier) experience or a minimum of 2 years of experience in wiring systems
  • Experience in activity based costing
  • Excellent relationship building skills
  • Ability to present ideas and concepts successfully to all levels of management
  • Excellent communication skills (Oral and Written)
  • Excellent MS Office skills (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Outlook)
  • Engineering vehicle cost analysis
  • Familiarity with finance terminology
  • Tooling and variable cost estimating
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Use own Manufacturing experiences to derive cycle time costs
  • Work with design, manufacturing and supply chain teams to prepare cost estimates, cost gap and cost driver analyses for aerospace components and assemblies
  • Support design to cost activities (as a part of a multifunctional team)
  • Use, develop and improve parametric cost models
  • Facilitate and lead reviews and cost improvement workshops with representatives of all disciplines / functions
  • Work across the whole Product Life Cycle, from Early Product Development through to Sourcing and Negotiations with Global Suppliers as well as supporting the Product Change Process
  • Motivate, influence and operate with others to improve the cost optimisation process
  • Work closely with Engineering, Manufacturing, Purchasing and our Supply Chain
  • Experience in working on aerospace & technical specifications
  • Awareness of tooling and fixture concepts for respective manufacturing technologies, experience in manufacturing planning process
  • Experience & understanding of Lean Manufacturing Techniques, modern and innovative approach to manufacturing concepts as well as quality assurance concepts (SPC, process capability assessment, Ishikawa, etc)
  • Possess good IT skills, be comfortable with managing ambiguity and have strong business acumen
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Product Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • This position shall keep close relation to Commercial Operations to ensure that the resulting integrated costing tool will demand a minimum effort from it's key users. Support cost out prod. mgr on running quarterly variance analysis
  • BS Degree with Engineering, Science, Business, Economics or related background
  • Previous experience in project management or cost management
  • Requires strong communication skills and cross functional breadth to provide strong leadership and direction to product teams
  • Strong analytical and statistical data-driven skills. Must be able to develop and present new product business cases, cost/benefit analysis, economic modeling, and resourcing plans
  • Must be able to energize teams at all levels of the organization and effectively balance multiple initiatives
  • Requires energetic, assertive, and self-motivated individual to work in a fast paced environment with limited direction
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Cost Engineer / Estimator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares project change orders in accordance with Project Managers directions
  • Verifies resource availability for work related to changes orders by consulting with Discipline Leaders. Works with Issues Change orders to clients and tracks approval process
  • Communicates Change Order Approval to Project Managers and design staff. Maintains detailed project cost data and aligns with project schedule data using MS Project
  • Administers budget variance tracking for the project. Investigates variances and recommends needed adjustments and corrective actions to Project Manager and Executive Leadership
  • 4-year degree in Construction Management, Engineering, Business Management or a closely related field; or Minimum of 3 years’ experience in cost control of large/complex projects including budget preparation and reporting; or Equivalent combination of education, training and experience
  • Knowledge of accounting principles, budgetary principles, forecasting, budget and cost analysis. Proficiency in MS Office Suite and MS Project
  • Knowledge of engineering project management, including scheduling and estimating. Ability to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing
  • Ability to make sound and independent decisions. Must be willing to support a culture of quality and continuous improvement. Ability to manage time and workload effectively which includes planning, organizing and prioritizing
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop “should cost” estimates for various parts and assemblies of Cables/Harnesses and Electrical modules, utilizing cost estimation tools/models
  • Participate in negotiations with Applied Materials sourcing personnel and suppliers on contract pricing, leveraging should cost technical data
  • Supports sourcing activities by working with external / internal suppliers, as required
  • Estimates manufacturing costs, determines time standards with right selection of cost parameters and applies best industry practices to estimate optimum part cost. Applies DFx principles to reduce product costs and improve delivered product quality
  • Develops, implements, and maintains methods, operations sequence and manufacturing processes steps in the fabrication of Cables/Harnesses, Electrical modules like A/C boxes, Electrical OEM components, sub-assemblies and final assemblies
  • Coordinates with cross functional groups like Design/Manufacturing/Sourcing to provide best manufacturing solutions
  • Evaluates work methods, understands various standards, procedures and policies. Identifies, documents and implements new business processes
  • Experience working in/with machine shops or fabricators required: actual assembly/fabrication experience with exposure to latest manufacturing process and cost estimation experience preferred
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Component Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop component/subsystem cost models using activity based and other costing methods
  • Collaborate with PMT members and drive to lowest cost solutions/part “design to cost” mentality
  • ESOR completion via Allowable Cost (AC) sheet process
  • Provide cost expertise to organization to enable effective design and content tradeoffs
  • Support purchasing team during negotiations
  • Identify/communicate/minimize component and/or system cost drivers
  • Collaborate/coordinate with local and global counterparts to estimate costs and to improve cost knowledge in all manufacturing locations
  • Maintain alignment between PE BOM (BA/GPDP Phases) and Product Costbook (local and global programs) for assigned component responsibilities
  • Support sourcing board reviews-Pre RFQ, Update, Recommendation
  • Provide internal and competitive benchmarking analysis
  • Drive behavior within the organization to be cost conscious
  • Observe and translate manufacturing process parameters into cost models and estimates
  • Provide feedback to the cost engineering organization to improve methods, tools, and knowledge
  • Effectively communicate estimates to all levels within the organization
  • Adept at working with a complex bill of materials to cost a component
  • Detailed understanding of manufacturing processes and assembly techniques
  • Ability to network and collaborate cross-functionally to enhance cost knowledge
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical abilities where problems are complex
  • Highly proficient Personal Computer skills, technology driven
  • Detailed understanding of process control parameters
  • Product development experience
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Cost Engineer / Project Controls Resume Examples & Samples

  • Responsible to monitor and report project budget, commitments and expenditures including verifying and checking of invoices and expended costs from contractors, subcontractors and vendors to track and report all project budget, commitments and expenditures including appropriate allocation of project soft costs are captured and properly recorded
  • Assist CMD Project Managers (PM) with project setup and closeout for assigned projects
  • Assist PM with Project invoices review and normalization of bids. Review and obtain required Mechanics Lien releases
  • Provide project financial update on a regular basis and prepare monthly cost report of all open projects to Manager of Capital Project Accounting and CMD Director
  • Update project budget monthly with actual (from Accounting) for review with PM
  • Research and resolve accounting issues between HMH accounting department, CMD and other HMH stakeholders
  • Provide cost reporting and forward looking planning advice to CMD including assistance with the development of project budgets, commitments, pending commitments, expenditures, revisions, variance reports and cost to complete projections
  • Provide effective project cost tracking in coordination with the Manager of Capital Project Accounting and CMD Project Teams to monitor the status of all Hospital Capital Improvement projects up to the completion of the individual project
  • Coordinate and work with the project management teams to resolve project cost and schedule issues to provide accurate cost status as well as cost and schedule forecasts
  • As assigned, attend project meetings and discussions with the Project Teams to assist project managers with their monthly project cost status updates
  • Perform project costing and related reporting to the CMD Director, CMD PM teams and senior management’s review on a monthly basis to report expenditures are kept within the project budget
  • Assist PMs with Accounting close out and reporting OSHPD final construction cost
  • Monthly review and validate all Projects (CIP) that are open with Accounts Payable
  • Assist Project Accounting Manager with managing and updating the status of CMD 1250-1999 Suspense Account
  • Responsible for entering cost data and other relevant information in e-Builder
  • Able to provide cost management of multiple projects (15+)
  • Performs other job related duties as assigned
  • Degree in Engineering, Construction Management or Accounting with specialization in Construction Project Controls, Construction Cost Management, preferably experience with hospital construction projects
  • Min 8 years relevant and similar capacity in project cost control of construction projects
  • Technically strong in project cost planning and reporting
  • Clear understanding of construction change order documentation and tracking
  • Experience with General Contractor billings (AIA G702 and 703) and understanding of California Mechanics Liens and Notices
  • Experience with E-Builder is preferred
  • Experience with the development of comparison estimates in Timberline or Means desired
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal communication and presentation skills
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Significant knowledge and experience of project cost management, cost engineering and cost forecasting principles and techniques within the Oil and Gas industry
  • Must have detailed knowledge of and familiarity with project cost engineering techniques
  • Details knowledge of project work breakdown structures (WBS) techniques to enable effective project budget development and management, control and forecasting of project costs through the project lifecycle
  • Develop and manage effective relationships with project team and relevant members of client organisation
  • Work within the standard cost procedures and ensure that these procedures fulfil client requirements and develop additional projects specific procedures where necessary
  • Prepare activity plans to accomplish all work required by the procedures and to ensure that sufficient Cost resources are provided
  • Assist with the maintenance of quality assurance and quality control systems to ensure that the quality of the cost engineering service on each project is maintained to the standards laid down in the contract Execution Procedures, through regular project audits
  • Manage the project cost engineering workload of the team
  • Direct and control the work of all Cost engineers assigned to the project
  • Mentor and develop Cost team members, where appropriate
  • Assist Management with performance appraisals of assigned Cost Engineers
  • Lead regular Cost review meetings with the project team including Cost development and Cost risk workshops as required
  • Assist with Interviews and recruitment of Cost engineers as necessary
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Project Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in carrying-out contract functions
  • Carries out simple studies & presentation
  • Understands cost economics
  • Becomes familiar in preparing Budget Brief
  • Prepares cash flow and total cost forecast
  • Participates in training course preparation & presentation
  • Carry-out special studies, presentation & training
  • Prepares monthly cost reports
  • Understands P&S techniques, methods & applications
  • Assists in the preparation and review of cost estimates
  • Develops reporting tracking tools and generates cost reports on regular basis including evaluation of earned value
  • Coordinates the Change Management process for the project
  • Builds intricate spreadsheets to enable fast and accurate data manipulation of large datasets
  • Extracts data from several sources, transforming it to fit operational needs
  • Reconciles data to ensure complete accuracy and creates a clean audit trail
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Elaborate recurring cost assessments requested by Ariane Development Program (Ariane 6) and Future Preparation Programs, in view of commitment, cost reduction plans or program files
  • Propose and set up new cost models on the basis of existing cost data base (Ottobrunn Information System)
  • Facilitate and accelerate cost projection and cost assessments (e.g. fast-response loops, support in rapid cost targets determination and in early choices of relevant processes and design; contribute to continuous DtC for Design Engineering)
  • Determinate "should cost" of products in different environments than present Ottobrunn plant (suppliers, external industrials, new industrial means and facilities, different industrial organizations, etc.)
  • Act as JOIC official proximity focal point in Ottobrunn on cost topics
  • Collaborate with Procurement JOP in X-checks for suppliers’ costs and challenge suppliers
  • Support Program and Design Offices to identify the key cost-drivers in Ottobrunn products and procured parts in order to guide and allow the relevant choices
  • Contribute to Non-Recurring Costs assessments and models (Development Costs, Program Files, etc)
  • Academic degree in Engineering or equivalent
  • Profound experience in following areas: design engineering, industrialization of products, manufacturing, program management (development, future preparation)
  • Understanding of business topics (finance, economics) and mathematic methods
  • Ability to deal with various stakeholders and all levels of management
  • Proactive, strategic mindset and problem solving approach
  • English and German to negotiation level, French knowledge would be a plus
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Cost Engineer Junior / Gyongyos Resume Examples & Samples

  • University or college degree in engineering, technology, or technical manager
  • Fluent inEnglish and Hungarian, both written and spoken
  • Fresh graduate or 1-3 years of work experienceon relevant field
  • Strong leadership and collaboration skills
  • Good problem-solving skills and analytical thinking
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform tasks as required and described in the project controls procedures written for the specific project to develop budgets for a project under the guidance of the Project Cost Manager or the Senior Cost Engineer. This includes reorganizing budgets resulting from a change in scope or means and methods, as well as updating budgets for additional work activities
  • Analyze, review and cost code invoices, timesheets, construction drawings, contracts and purchase orders
  • Walk down the construction site in order to collect or verify information as needed
  • Monitor costs and progress. This includes reviewing the coding of timesheets, invoices, etc. for accuracy as well as ensuring that adequate tracking of quantities and production is done on a weekly basis. The results of the analyses should be clearly communicated to the other members of the project team and reflected in the monthly cost report
  • Lead the area trend program to maintain the cost forecast on a continuous basis and prepare periodic project forecasts based on own knowledge of the ongoing construction as well as input from other members of the project team
  • Computer knowledge, proficiency in Excel
  • Ability to understand the project scope
  • Multi-tasking, good time management and organizational skills
  • Ability to interpret construction drawings and specifications
  • Desired Skills and Qualifications
  • Proficiency in MS Access, Prolog and/or Primavera P6
  • Construction cost estimating for a defined scope of work
  • Monitor and interpret design and schedule changes and forecast their impact on project objectives
  • Understanding of project risk management concepts
  • Direct-hired construction knowledge and experience
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Assistant Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in the preparation and issuance of periodic cost reports
  • Inputs PO, orders and invoices into the cost report where applicable
  • Assists in the preparation of a cash flow with the cost report, and issues to client’s finance/construction team
  • Assists in the preparation and monitoring of a change order log
  • Assists in the review of change orders in accordance with the client’s approval process
  • Assists in the review and monitoring all the invoices for the project. Codes the invoices where applicable and forwards them to the client's account payable department
  • Assists in the procurement of construction and engineering services, including preparing RFP and bid analysis, where applicable
  • Assists in the overview of contractor buyout of subcontract bid packages, where applicable
  • Helps organize bi-weekly cost meetings to review procurement status and change order status with the contractors and engineering teams. Attends meetings
  • Assists in the review of contractor closeout documents
  • Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary
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Cost Engineer Growwwer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Participation in the processes connected to MOL Group projects: Project preparation, Engineering, Contractor management, Change control, Risk management
  • Utilize cost methodologies and tools to translate the identified project scope into capital cost estimates. Actively contribute in development and global support of internal cost estimating, bench marking and cost management tools
  • Building professional relations with internal project team members and external stakeholders and suppliers
  • Completed degree in engineering (mechanical, electrical)
  • English Fluency
  • MS Office knowlegde: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum of 10 years experience in Electronics Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering or related field
  • Solid electronics/mechanical product knowledge and background
  • Strong communication skills (written & verbal) required
  • Candidate must be an outgoing, self directed, a self-starter, and be able to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Central procurement purchasing knowledge
  • Operations / plant site experience
  • Standard setting process experience is desired
  • New product development with operations and design engineering experience
  • Leadership ability for DFMA, Lean, Kaizen events
  • Familiarity with Procurement, Operations or other aspects of the business
  • Product cost or cost reduction experience
  • Financial accounting to capture savings
  • SAP and standard setting processes
  • ACE Passport processes experience
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Project Controls / Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepare quarterly project forecasts based on extensive knowledge of the ongoing construction as well as input from other members of the project team
  • Provide supervision and/or on-the-job training to clerical and entry level professional personnel assigned to area of responsibility as needed
  • Good time management and organizational skills
  • Bachelor Degree in Engineering, Business or equivalent required
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Lead Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop and process changes in the change management system. This may require interface with the client
  • Earned value analysis based on input from project leads. Recommend corrective actions
  • Prepare and analyze revenue and cost for home office and field services, included margin analysis
  • Recommend usage of contingency
  • Proficiency in design, procurement, and construction/field services processes and their inherent cost performance risks is required
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Portfolio Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Developing portfolio cost analysis to identify key cost drivers - integrating assembly, footprint and product factors
  • Coordinate with AVD Cost Engineering to develop and review planning studies, analysis methodology and studied material cost impact; leverage AVD Cost Engineering input where required
  • Observing and translating manufacturing process parameters into key cost drivers
  • Supporting GM’s engineering and purchasing teams during planning stage of early vehicle development
  • Collaborating globally to improve cost knowledge in all manufacturing locations
  • 5+ years’ relevant cost engineering experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, other technical field or Business
  • Broad familiarity and working knowledge of overall vehicle Bill of Material (BoM)
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical abilities where issues are complex/ambiguous
  • Ability to prioritize assignments/projects and multi-task within restricted time constraints
  • Excellent communication and analytical skills, with a keen attention to detail
  • Master’s degree – Technical or Business
  • Previous Vehicle Program or AVD experience
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Component Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Develop component/subsystem cost models using activity based and other costing methods and knowledge of manufacturing processes
  • Collaborate with PMT members and drive to lowest cost solutions
  • Support sourcing board reviews, Pre-RFQ, Update, Recommendation
  • Drive behavior within the organization to be cost conscious and develop “design to cost” mentality
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering in one of the following disciplines: Mechanical, Electrical, Manufacturing, Aeronautical, Computer Science and/or Computer Engineering, Metallurgical, Materials, or Chemical
  • At least 3 years of previous experience working with and/or dealing with the costing of material used in the final product relating to engine and/or propulsion system components
  • Detailed understanding of manufacturing processes, assembly techniques, and process control parameters
  • Must be willing and able to create and present information to leadership, customers, and colleagues in a clear and concise matter
  • Must have the ability to use MS Office Suite programs at an intermediate to advanced level (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)
  • Master’s degree in Business Administration or Engineering
  • Knowledge of Accounting principles
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Cost Engineer, Civil / Arch / M&E Resume Examples & Samples

  • Pre-Contract work including preparation of estimates, feasibility studies, tender documents, tender reports etc. This includes taking off where required,
  • Post-Contract work including the processing of progress payments, variation orders, site meeting etc
  • Promote a good and positive image of Company,
  • Reporting to the Project Director, Associate, and Senior Project Executive and/or any officer appointed by the Board,
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Product Cost Engineer Speciliast Location Resume Examples & Samples

  • Cost calculation of local purchased parts and project management to support localization
  • Calculations: Overall responsibility of local reference calculations and viability calculations to support localizations decisions
  • Analysis of local automotive market to explore further localization possibilities
  • Comparison of global costs and evaluation of optimal cost scenario
  • Evaluation of local content on component level
  • Generate and manage cost saving initiatives in coordination with various stakeholders (R&D, Purchasing, Suppliers, etc.)
  • Support make or buy decisions
  • Compile special reports and comparisons for Germany
  • Take part of interdisciplinary projects
  • 2-3 years or more related professional experience
  • Corporate Skills
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Collating, modelling and estimating costs for various internal activities and products
  • Working with all functional areas to challenge costs and drive a "design-to-cost"
  • Quantifying and validating any possible cost reductions through "design-to-cost", process improvements, industrial changes, and "make-or-buy" decisions
  • Contributing to the risk and opportunity analysis on proposals and define any technical and financial provisions
  • Elaborating the price of future projects based upon internal and suppliers costs
  • Ensuring the consistency of estimates and quotations between various programmes
  • Coordinating the costing process and subsequent cost reviews until the final validation by management
  • Contributing to the continuous improvement and performance of the cost engineering team
  • Educated with an Engineering degree and/or Finance or Business Development experience is essential
  • High working knowledge of Microsoft Office is required
  • Previous experience within the aerospace industry would be an advantage
  • Experience with databases and parametric estimating tools would be beneficial
  • Good English communication skills are essential
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support preparation of Change Control Requests
  • Support preparation of Risk Evaluation from a cost viewpoint
  • Ensure that all costs are collected in a consistent and timely manner
  • Planning / organisation skills; ability to manage own time commitments
  • Ability to complete many tasks simultaneously to meet strict deadlines
  • Competent in absorbing and retaining, accurately recording and communication complicated information
  • Good interpersonal skills, including verbal and written communication
  • Adheres to the TideWay Vision and Values
  • Ability to exercise sound judgement in complex situations
  • Ability to manage conflicting and changing priorities
  • Ability to apply collaborative approach
  • Good working knowledge of cost engineering functions, including cost estimating, budget management, cost control and forecasting, EV, cost analysis and reporting
  • Experience of working in a large team: used to handling simultaneous requests for support
  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Quantity Surveying, Engineering, Business or Construction management or equivalent experience
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Interdisciplinary Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

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  • Temporary Travel Duty (TDY) will not exceed 20%
  • Knowledge of Construction Cost Estimating
  • Knowledge of Construction Industry Practices and Trends
  • Knowledge of Earthmoving Equipment and Capabilities
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitor the overall integrity of the project budget and forecast in accordance with approved standard operating procedures
  • Address issues pertaining to project cost control procedures
  • Coordinate development and implementation of project work breakdown structure (WBS) / cost breakdown structure (CBS) in concert with Project Lead and Project planning /Scheduling Engineer
  • Participate in the development of project execution plans
  • Participate in the development of estimates and studies within a project stage and for sanction
  • Coordinate and develop appropriate control budgets consistent with project estimate and WBS / CBS
  • Implement and monitor costs within each project stage and for entire project until completion or close-out
  • Collect and compile progress and cost data, and develop cost-control worksheets and reports for review by delivery teams
  • Review and audit contractor cost control procedures and practices
  • Coordinate or develop appropriate internal and external benchmarking and technical limits
  • Coordinate preparation of cost risk analysis
  • Review financial data related to accruals, invoice payments, purchase orders and material deliveries and other financial data
  • Link risk process to change process and estimate
  • Coordinate and develop project work-in-place, commitment and estimate at complete forecasts
  • Coordinate and develop project annual-spend projections, cost reconciliations and variance analyses
  • Assist and prepare cost performance management data
  • BS/BA Degree in Engineering, Construction Management, Business or related degree with 15-year minimum recent professional experience in a similar or equivalent position
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support mechanical build-to-print quotes
  • Source, identify and determine the lowest competitive quote for make or purchase
  • Negotiate prices and ensure lowest costs possible through proposal for redesign or process/service substitution to drive costs down
  • Work on cost models and assist with strategy implementation to drive pricing competitiveness from supply base
  • Provide technical support in the review of quotation packages and identify products according to the specified requirements for each customer in relation to quotes
  • Liaise with the customer base in co-operation with the Material Group in order to achieve cost effectiveness for the Quotes Department
  • Oversee the input of Bill of Materials Data into the Quotes Management Software Tool
  • Gather, collate and analyze relevant market information to support optimum quote packages
  • Be involved in the preparation of Key Metric Reports, present analysis of trend information to ensure pricing accuracy and competitiveness
  • Be responsible for watching technology and market trends, present analysis of trend information to support optimum quote solutions. Identify and implement process improvement opportunities
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Compiling instruction forms for new project set up
  • Variances investigation and reporting e.g. investigating variances on Monthly Profit Appraisal Report
  • Raising purchase requisitions and receipting invoices
  • Ad hoc cost reportingRole requirements
  • Previous experience in a cost control role (minimum 3 years)
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Attention to detail and good numerical skills
  • Bachelor degree an advantage but not essential
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Entry Level Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 0-2 years of experience is required
  • Some familiarity with cost engineering methods is required
  • BA or BS or related experience is preferred
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Junior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • The ability to reconcile cost information as it applies to the programmes of work
  • Proficient in the use of Earned Value Analysis
  • Ability to work flexibly within the demands of the project
  • Relevant experience in Project Controls and/or Project Delivery, preferably in a highly regulated environment
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • B.Sc in Mechanical engineering or equivalent experience, such as manufacturing engineering, sales engineering or product development
  • (Engineer / Experienced technician / Manufacturing engineer / maintenance with a background of lean experience in the automotive industry or in the supply chain)
  • Analytic mindset and ability to drive projects independently
  • As we are a truly global and diverse company, most of your meetings and communication will be in English, hence the need to be fluent in both speaking and writing in English
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor’s degree with a major in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) or Fuel Cell material, design and manufacturing knowledge
  • Roll-to-roll processing and multi-layer coating manufacturing experience
  • Thin film and membrane design and/or manufacturing expertise
  • Thin metal stamping design and/or manufacturing experience with various grades of stainless steel material
  • High volume continuous coating process knowledge
  • Seal design and assembly experience
  • Ability to prioritize projects with time constraints
  • Ability to network and collaborate cross-functionally
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and demonstrated commitment to teamwork and partnerships
  • Highly proficient with personal computer skills including MS Office Suite, Sharepoint, etc
  • Master’s degree with a major in Mechanical or Chemical Engineering
  • Masters’ degree in Business Administration
  • Minimum 2 yrs previous Cost Engineering experience
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • · 4-6 years of experience is required
  • · Knowledge of the Operating Procedures for Project Controls is required
  • · Knowledge and understanding of the scope of work for projects is required
  • · Able to effectively communicate with operations and project management, other project leads, accounting and the client is required
  • · Exceptional planning and organizational skills is required
  • · BA or BS is preferred
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Senior Cost Engineer / Specialist Resume Examples & Samples

  • Degree in Engineering, Construction or related field. In lieu of a degree, sufficient experience in the construction industry will be considered
  • Estimating experience should include all aspects of heavy civil type projects including, but not limited, to highways, bridges and rail/transit
  • Knowledge of Work Breakdown Structures necessary for cost management
  • Able to travel up to 50% of the time
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Bachelor/Master degree or equivalent by experience
  • 5+ years of work experience in a technology company (e.g. Consumer Electronics, Lighting, Healthcare, Automotive) in product innovation, research, procurement, production/manufacturing, product management/marketing or similar function
  • Experience in cost management, quality management and/or supply chain management
  • Experience to facilitate better decision making in product creation and procurement
  • A sound and practical capability to develop optimized systems (cost and value) and convince cross functional partners of the solution
  • Change agent; Initiates and leads change; ability to go through change
  • Strong English communication skills, ability to convince and to pitch/present your solution to project teams and management
  • Be able to build and maintain a strong network within different stakeholders. Strong ability to influence
  • Experience in complex matrix organizations
  • Ability to develop a helicopter approach, focus on end-to-end process
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Product Reliability & Life Cycle Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analysing customer Reliability, Availability, Maintainability (RAM) and Life Cycle Cost (LCC) requirements
  • Defining RAM and LCC requirements for Siemens products
  • Planning the RAM activities needed to support product development and introduction
  • Reviewing and analysing product designs, in order to determine if they will meet the RAM and LCC targets
  • Producing reliability predictions for new or modified products, to support the justification for entry into service, and demonstrate compliance with customer acceptance criteria
  • Supporting the collection and analysis of reliability data from products in service, in order demonstrate the products meet their targets, and to provide and refine data to support life cycle cost (LCC) modelling
  • Contribute to the life cost prediction modelling for the systems delivered by Siemens Rail Automation
  • Comply with the company process, relevant legislation, and relevant standards (e.g. CENELEC 50126/50128/50129 and IEC 61508 etc.)
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Defining the cost targets for the respective products/ranges in agreement with product management
  • Defining the cost down options of planned and running sets
  • Challenge en support project team members in the NPI process on costs & investments
  • Supporting business decisions
  • Taking the lead in benchmark activities
  • Conducting “Design In” workshops together with Procurement
  • Tracking & reporting on project related financial KPI’s and ensuring management reporting in cost, investments & profitability
  • Forecasting financial performance of planned products & product ranges
  • Forecasting the detailed cost structure of the product
  • Creating financial justifications for the product portfolio
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 4-6 years of experience is required
  • Knowledge of the Operating Procedures for Project Controls is required
  • Able to effectively communicate with operations and project management, other project leads, accounting and the client is required
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Project Controls / Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepare baseline schedules and schedule basis documents for approval by project teams and for integration into a Master SACOM Schedule
  • Assess impacts to the critical path and near-critical activities and report to the project team
  • Basic knowledge and understanding of Maximo work flow
  • Provide guidance and/or on-the-job training to clerical and entry level professional personnel assigned to area of responsibility as needed
  • Updating PowerPoint presentations for project review meetings
  • Minimum 2 years of working as a scheduler or project controller in the Project Management field, can substitute experience for degree
  • Experience working with tactical and strategic planning
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Project Controls Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Perform quality work within deadlines with or without direct supervision
  • Work safely themselves and help their teammates work safely
  • Assist supervisors and managers in identifying and mitigating potentially hazardous conditions; and
  • Resource load schedules and work with Project Managers to status and perform jobsite walks to verify physical progress of scheduled activities as needed
  • Monitor costs and progress. This includes coding or reviewing the coding of timesheets, invoices, etc. for accuracy as well as insuring that adequate tracking of quantities and production is done on a weekly basis. The results of the analysis should be analyzed and clearly communicated to the other members of the project team
  • Prepare monthly project forecasts based on extensive knowledge of the ongoing project activities as well as input from other members of the project team
  • Assist in the preparation and negotiation of cost for additional work on the project including tracking Time & Material work
  • Gather data from the project team to create and update Microsoft Project schedules
  • Analyzing resource workload across multiple projects
  • Experience working with project management software
  • Experience with publishing project schedules and resource allocation schedules, enabling consistent high on time delivery of requirements
  • Ability to operate and service various rotating equipment
  • Ability interface with various levels of personnel in a multi-cultural, team-oriented environment
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System & Lifecycle Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Track, understand, challenge, influence, change and report Unit and Lifecycle Costs within Future Programs
  • Support design to cost activities on Subsystem level (as part of a multifunctional team). Provide Cost Insight and cost levers to Design, Manufacturing, Services and Purchasing. Influence Integrated Commodity Strategy and house-styles
  • Perform benchmarks on Product, System, and Subsystem level as well as Support target setting process per system, subsystem & component level
  • Influence Capability development for cost models
  • Facilitate reviews and cost ideas generation workshops involving System & Lifecycle Cost specialist and representatives of all disciplines/functions
  • Degree level qualification preferable or equivalent industry experience
  • Experience in developing engineering methods / capability, ideally with some cost engineering content
  • Experience of leading multi-functional teams
  • Fluent English written and spoken required. Additional German language skills desirable but not required
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Analyze cost and schedule information to generate timely reports that speak to issues regarding; project controls, project planning, scheduling and budgeting, commitment analysis, change order processing, forecasting, trends and estimating in support of electrical transmission and distribution or other large construction projects
  • Lead the preparation of cost or schedule data for use in the Yellow Book, General Rate Cases, Long Term Planning and Corporate Goals
  • Demonstrated ability to understand and articulate the primary linkages between project controls and the disciplines of estimating, project management, engineering, construction, contract administration and project accounting
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience in the field of project controls, project planning, CPM scheduling, budgeting, commitment analysis, change order processing, estimating, forecasting, trends and Earned Value Management
  • Demonstrated experience balancing and organizing multiple projects, reviewing and documenting project progress, developing communication plans, and reviewing and updating scope and progress for construction projects
  • Demonstrated ability to validate and accurately analyze information, and make sound decisions that have considerable business impact. Demonstrated ability to initiate, evaluate, and implement suggestions to optimize effectiveness of the organization
  • Must have a minimum of 8years or experience in project controls (defined as cost and/or schedule engineering) in transmission distribution, utility construction, and/or maintenance of large capital projects
  • Four year college degree is Preferred,major in Business Administration, Engineering, Construction Management or equivalent technical discipline
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft applications (i.e. Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, Visio) and Scheduling/Cost Management software (i.e. Primavera and Contract Manager)
  • Master’s Degree in Business, Engineering, Construction Management or related technical discipline with any AACE or PMI Certification Credential is highly preferred
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Product Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Using technical specifications to prepare detailed and timely cost estimates of proposed product offerings in order to support market quotation pricing and risk decisions
  • Identifying and communicating significant product cost variances by comparing actual labor hours and direct material costs spent against the original cost estimate/plan, while considering recent historical performance of similar model production jobs
  • Preparing and revising standard material cost estimates for the raw, semi-finished and finished goods/materials on a product’s bill of material, in coordination with the purchasing department and production planning and control department
  • Promoting and enhancing the development of lower product costs by identifying adverse cost trends and by recommending changes in design, manufacturing processes and procurement processes
  • Performing ad-hoc reporting and technical analysis related to costs in order to support the company’s organizational objectives
  • Supporting key performance indicator and other financial reporting, as needed by the company
  • Working collaboratively with sales application engineers, electrical engineers, and mechanical engineers to effectively solve problems involving customer sales opportunities
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • General – provide detailed technical expertise to the development team, design team and construction team to facilitate the review of hard cost estimates and change order requests
  • Change Order Requests - review critical change order requests from Construction Managers and trade contractors to confirm if the request is in scope or out of scope. Review and verify cost breakouts and associated proposals from CM’s., trade contractors, subcontractors, vendors, and consultants
  • Estimates – work with the development and construction teams to create and review estimates and budgets across multiple disciplines and types of work. Maintain a critical understanding of the breakdown of each estimate
  • Work with construction team to maintain detailed budget usage reports
  • Minimum of 5 years relevant experience in estimating/construction management
  • 5 years relevant experience in construction cost estimating
  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Construction Management. Various undergraduate fields may be acceptable if accompanied by a master’s level degree in Construction Management
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • 3- to 5-years cost engineering experience with 1- to 3-years in direct support of an active construction projects
  • Demonstrated experience managing and reporting the cost components of large-scale, complex projects; including developing and managing a progress reporting methodology for a complicated design effort. Experience with Design-Build and Construction Management at Risk delivery methods is desirable
  • Demonstrated proficiency with a large-scale cost reporting system is required; experience with Prolog is highly desirable
  • Demonstrated ability to understand technical and complicated construction program and the ability to communicate progress to both technical- and management-level personnel
  • Ability to work with others, a self-starter with results-driven focus
  • Flexible to a potentially varying shift time or overtime schedule
  • Demonstrate graphic reporting capability
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Product Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Build ground up ‘should cost’ estimates for new components, assemblies and projects currently being developed within Research Design and Development (RDD)
  • Conduct reviews with Engineering to calculate future product costs and understand the associated risks and opportunities which could impact a product as it progresses through the development cycle. Use your experience and knowledge to influence product, assembly and component design to reduce cost where possible
  • Represent the Cost Management Team at project milestone reviews. Clarity of what makes up the product cost and what drives any variance to target will be essential. Be prepared to answer questions and challenge others at this cross functional meeting and deliver any cost actions arising
  • Work with Engineering and Procurement to develop new cost calculation ‘should cost’ tools
  • Work closely with Engineering, Operations, Procurement and Finance to agree achievable, but stretching Target costs for each assembly
  • Actively look to develop current reports and processes to continuously improve the timeliness, accuracy and quality of cost reporting in the context of the rapidly expanding Dyson RDD environment
  • Reverse engineer Products at a detailed level to creating cost comparison information to guide the NPI teams during the early development of new Dyson technologies (Cost Value Analysis)
  • Use your experience of manufacturing processes to enable the engineers to choose the most cost effective process to produce their parts
  • Analyse the suppliers manufacturing processes too and collaboratively identify how they can reduce their own costs and pass those savings on to us
  • Make or Buy - Complete make/buy studies where appropriate to help establish best most cost effective solution for production
  • Risks and Opportunities – develop a targeted list of cost risks and opportunities and work to realize the opportunities and mitigate the risks ahead of SOP
  • A degree in engineering or another directly relevant subject is needed with financial / business qualifications an added benefit (but not a pre requisite)
  • Analytical ability demonstrated through previous engineering work
  • Direct experience working with and a deep understanding of development, manufacturing, packaging and consumer products. Familiarity with key industry players and influencing factors
  • Strong knowledge of alternative manufacturing techniques and processes with global impact
  • Tenacity in getting to understand an issue and challenging others in a constructive manner
  • Ability to manipulate large amounts of data
  • High aptitude for problem solving in order to resolve business, financial, customer, and organizational issues. Proven interpersonal and teamwork skills
  • Must possess highly effective analytical skills in areas of accounting, critical thinking, analysis and communication
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Monitor on a daily basis Contractor progress including costs of materials delivered, materials installed, materials dredged, labor resources employed, equipment resources utilized and other statistical management
  • Verify the contractor’s monthly request for payment derived from surveyed completed fill quantities
  • Development and provision of data and information to produce progress reporting and monthly schedule status
  • Assist as required the development of budgets and costs-at-completion
  • Accumulation of statistical progress and resource data on a daily basis
  • Provide Quantity estimates for progress payment purposes and update final quantity estimates based upon actual progress data
  • Variation analysis and estimates, and Analysis of costs of delay as required. Cost analysis of alternative means and methods as required
  • University Degree om Engineering
  • Minimum 15 years of working experience on engineering field and proven experience in Cost Management
  • At least 5 years of previous working experience in pipeline's projects in Greece and/or internationally
  • Excellent knowledge of Greek and English (verbal and writing),
  • Excellent coordination and reporting skills
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Product Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Intermediate Knowledge of Manufacturability / Producibility practices specific to machined, and sheet metal parts and plastic
  • Perform technical calculations on individual BTP parts and simple assemblies to determine a fair and acceptable price for both Applied Materials and our suppliers
  • Identify simple cost reduction ideas to further reduce the part cost below our “should cost” and present these to the DE’s (DFx)
  • Able to analyze manufacturing processes of a sub-assembly/part and generate process steps. Knowledge of latest manufacturing processes
  • Understanding of GD&T standards for proper application. Able to explain to suppliers how to interpret
  • Good communication skills to work with cross functional teams like Materials/Mfg./Quality/Suppliers are a must
  • Sit in on negotiations to provide detail and support negotiation; think on your feet, be able to talk to simple parts (thru level 2)
  • Detail orientation/analytical methodology
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Product Cost Engineer, Senior Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working Knowledge of Manufacturability / Producibility practices specific to machined, sheet metal, and plastic parts
  • Perform technical calculations on individual BTP parts to determine a fair and acceptable price for both Applied Materials and our suppliers
  • Knowledge of GD&T standards for proper application
  • Sit in on negotiations
  • Complexity of parts – simple; $250 or less
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Utilize cost methodologies and tools to translate the identified project scope into capital cost estimates. Actively contribute in development and global support of internal cost estimating, benchmarking and cost management tools
  • Analyses and reviews budget estimates from contractors, vendors and fabricators during tendering phases
  • Collate and normalize historical cost data and produce benchmarks using internal/external data and agencies to support capital projects
  • Participate in scenario comparisons and uncertainty analysis and sensitivities on cost estimates, reflecting analysis of project risks. If needed, visit site and record information on physical and technical conditions relevant for the capital cost estimates
  • Building professional relations with internal project team members and external stakeholders, and suppliers
  • Work effectively as part of a dispersed team, provide support for senior engineers
  • Liaises with subcontractors and vendors and management of third party costs
  • Liaison with procurement, finance planning and management to accurately forecast costs
  • Preparing regular and ad-hoc reports
  • Completed degree in engineering (preferably mechanical)
  • Min. 3 years relevant experience
  • Fluent Hungarian and English
  • MS Office knowledge: Word, Excel, PowerPoint
  • Mathematical acumen
  • Good team player, self-driven
  • Creative, solution-oriented problem solving and proactive approach
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Plans, coordinates, and directs preparation of specific budgets. Assists in developing requirements for budgeting standards
  • Develops and implements requirements for cost recording, reporting, and analyzing standards, programs, and reports. Performs performance monitoring and control functions
  • Creates and implements measurement systems for given processes, analyzes performance metric results, and identifies improvements
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in preparing cost data and analysis for trend and backcharge reports
  • Participates in on-the-job training programs
  • Performs or coordinates quantity development and verification for a discipline or specialty. Develops, or assists in the development of, quantity bases for estimates in support of trends, claims and or back charges
  • Plans, coordinates, and directs preparation of specific budgets. Assists in developing requirements for budgeting estimates and inputting cost and commitment data in to Ecosys cost system
  • Understand and applies project code of accounts and cost codes commitments and payments as is necessary. Assists in maintaining project codes of accounts and recommends appropriate modifications and revisions
  • Assists in evaluating and applying unit hour and unit pricing for a specific contract, commodity or other specialty, Performs data analysis, identifies problems, and makes recommendations
  • Implements and maintains project dashboards as required and evaluates status and analyzes performance metric results, and identifies opportunities for improvements
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Lead the development of cost estimates prepared by contractors during Conceptual & FEED phases including developing Estimate Basis Memorandums and Estimate Confidence Packages
  • Prepare cost estimates for contract variations including the review and evaluation of contractor submitted variations
  • Lead the review and assessment of variations with contractors through to agreement and conclusion of the related variation order
  • Work with Quantity Surveyor and Discipline engineers to validate the scope of work, BOQs and MTOs for all variations and additional scope items from the relevant supporting project drawings and obtain BOQs / MTOs endorsement by Company’s discipline engineers
  • Analyze work activities, manpower and GCC productivities in generating new work unit rates with Contractors
  • Coordinate with project Commercial to obtain local market quotes and trend to estimate cost for any variations or additional works
  • Review / Participate in the preparation of annual client Business Plan and related cost quarterly cost forecasts
  • Lead the development of bid check estimates and cost breakdown structure to be used for commercial evaluation and tendering
  • Provide analysis of contract payment terms and related cash flow
  • Participate in the preparation of Business Cases and in developing required cost justification assessments for approval by Senior Management
  • Conduct peer reviews of in-house Project Cost Estimates prepared by the ECW, AUP, EPC-1& EPC-2 teams
  • Establish and implement Project cost estimating database for benchmarking and reference
  • Lead the development, review, analysis and evaluation of costs related to contractor claims and identify potential cost risk events and evaluate related cost impact
  • Assist in the preparation of the final project close-out report and fixed asset register
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by supervisor such as ongoing training and development of assigned UAE national employees and any other assignments, as and when required
  • Over 12 years’ experience in cost estimation and reporting protocols for all Contract / Agreement types in major Oil & Gas Industry, both Onshore and Offshore
  • Knowledge of special application cost estimation software packages
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Reviews or assists in reviewing proposal provisions related to cost engineering and material control and develops supporting data for contract negotiations. Obtains vendor information to update the cost data file. Applies material unit rates to quantities. Maintains cost data files
  • Interfaces with designated Bechtel management and client counterparts for specific cost presentations
  • Participates in developing and presenting training classes on designated subjects and on-the-job training for specific processes and practices
  • Supervises the collection, verification, and integration of work scope for all entities into a total project plan. Supervises the timely preparation of cost estimates. Prepares and analyzes comparisons of scope, quantities, and cost data between the projects. Performs productivity analysis of Construction operations and verifies results. Establishes productivity basis to be utilized in estimates, as developed with the concurrence of Construction. Reviews labor estimates for reasonableness
  • Coordinates the pricing structure or criteria that will be used by each discipline or specialty to meet the objectives of the cost estimate. Establishes format and content of summaries and reconciliations, including segregation of cost according to level of confidence and identification of areas of risk
  • Prepares or reviews distributable and/or contractor’s indirect cost estimates, and develops the basis for temporary facilities, miscellaneous construction services, construction tools and equipment, non manual manpower, startup services, payroll taxes and insurance, camp facilities and operation, and other field office costs. Researches and develops or reviews tax estimates, including federal, state, and local tax issues. Assists in developing or develops foreign currency and exchange rate estimates
  • Prepares and analyzes comparisons of scope, quantities, and cost data between projects. Develops bid evaluation cost and schedule criteria and prepares bid evaluations. May participate in discussions with vendors
  • Defines project needs for cost control in accordance with established Bechtel and client contractual requirements, objectives, and procedures. Supervises the timely performance of cost control activities. Reviews and critiques designs and specifications for cost effectiveness and suggests alternatives when appropriate. Prepares or supervises the preparation of cost studies utilizing historical data, statistical analysis, and cost and quantity comparisons. Develops innovative new techniques to meet specific needs, as required. Prepares cost trend estimates in support of project cost trend programs
  • Supervises cost recording, monitoring, and reporting practices for compliance with applicable standards. Supervises and is responsible for the development and accuracy of cost engineering reports. Verifies consistency with previous reports to ensure compatibility. Responsible for issuing reports required by Bechtel management and project procedures
  • Supervises investigating requirements for cost control data for a specific discipline or other specialty applications. Identifies needs for cost analysis support for the project, and recommends development or modification of cost engineering data standards. Supervises performance of cost analysis activities within the project
  • Coordinates information input into specific studies. Responsible for integration of activities and total work scope identification. Evaluates study results and recommends conclusions for project team consideration and discussion. Supervises/directs project schedule staffing and quantity reporting
  • Assists in developing unit jobhour and pricing data for a specific discipline or other specialty. Performs data analysis, identifies problems, and makes recommendations
  • Creates and implements measurement systems for given processes, analyzes performance metric results, and identifies improvements. Uses statistical tools to analyze metrics (e.g., regression, analysis of variance, correlation), and analyzes measurement systems to identify bias, repeatability, and stability issues
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing cost engineering functions, including cost estimating, cost control, financial reporting systems, and cost analysis, in the field and the home office
  • 15 years minimum Experience in Cost Control
  • Must have work experience as Cost Manager on large scale projects
  • Bachelor in Engineering from Accredited University
  • Statistical knowledge in the areas of sampling distributions, probability, and hypothesis testing. Knowledge in supervision, personnel administration, and training of technical and non-technical personnel
  • Demonstrated ability to plan, organize, direct, perform, review, and present cost engineering and cost estimating products. This includes planning and scheduling products independently with minimal supervision using a high level of professional judgment and knowledge related to technical planning and scheduling skills and engineering design and construction practices
  • Skilled in oral and written communication
  • Advanced level of knowledge of engineering, procurement, contracts, construction, and startup work processes, as performed by Bechtel
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Cost Engineer / Estimator Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prior military, federal and international construction experience
  • Certifications such as AACE International (CCP, CCC, CCE), PMP, or similar
  • Experience in Baseline Development, Work Breakdown Structures
  • Cost Estimating experience
  • Keen working knowledge of the request for proposal and bidding processes
  • Familiarity with building codes and regulations
  • The ability to perform detail oriented work
  • The ability to work independently and maintain a strong sense of self-motivation
  • Experience in Scheduling, Risk Management, Cost Control/Project Controls, Earned value management
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Junior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Apply applicable BP Published Processes (Projects Common Process, Turnaround Common Process, Project Services Guidelines) and Practices, and the Site specific Procedures. Support updating CHP current Controls Procedures and development and implementation of new procedures, guidelines, tools and templates
  • Utilize the WBS / CBS to assign costs including management of work orders, monitor and update associated contractor & vendor PO values
  • Utilize the fully integrated schedule and support validation of contractor progress
  • Ensure accurate reporting of WIP - review all charges against TA Units / Projects for consistency and proper assignment, including review of contractors’ invoices for accuracy and adherence with contracts, and manage monthly accruals
  • Support the TA Budget and Additional Work process
  • Provide comprehensive and accurate cost reports, forecasts and cash flows, including appropriate level of analysis to ensure a “no surprise” approach
  • Identify, analyze and respond to opportunities, risks, and uncertainties
  • Monitor performance against targets to ensure that TA and TA Controls objectives and KPI’s are met
  • Prepare final cost reports and work with required site resources to complete all closeout deliverables, including lessons learned exercises
  • Minimum of 2 years of relevant cost engineering experience
  • At least 2 years of relevant experience within the refining/manufacturing related industries
  • Experience working within a project and / or Turnaround organization
  • Ability to collaboratively work in teams
  • Experience in any of the following: Construction, Project, or TurnaroundExcellent Microsoft Office product skills, especially Excel
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Apply and ensure compliance with BP Published Projects Common Process (PCP), Capital Value Process (BP’s stage gated project execution process), Practices, and the Site specific Procedures. Support updating current Site Project Controls Procedures and development and implementation of new procedures, guidelines, tools and templates
  • Utilize the fully integrated schedule and support validation of contractor progress (engineering and field work)
  • Ensure accurate reporting of WIP - review all charges against Projects for consistency and proper assignment, including review of contractors’ invoices for accuracy and adherence with contracts, and manage monthly accruals
  • Manage Project Budget and change control process and facilitate contingency drawdown
  • Provide comprehensive and accurate Project cost reports, forecasts and cash flows, including appropriate level of analysis to ensure a “no surprise” approach
  • Identify, analyze and respond to project opportunities, risks, and uncertainties
  • Closely monitor performance against realistic targets to ensure that Project and Project Controls objectives and KPI’s are met.Prepare final cost reports and work with required site resources to complete all closeout deliverables, including lessons learned exercises
  • Minimum of 7 years of relevant cost engineering experience
  • At least 5 years of relevant experience within the refining/manufacturing related industries
  • A Bachelor's or advanced degree
  • Professional Certification (e.g. RICS, AACE, PMP)
  • Knowledge and application of Stage Gate Processes
  • Experience in any of the following: Construction, Project, or Turnaround
  • Excellent Microsoft Office product skills, especially Excel
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Associates degree or higher
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Excel is desired; the position will require the applicant to manipulate large sets of historical data and to develop detailed spreadsheets to estimate proposed costs
  • The successful applicant must have both the desire and the ability to analyze cost data with minimal supervision
  • Ability to handle information with the proper level of discretion and to review and understand technical documents is required
  • Position requires the ability to climb through and observe all areas of ships during construction/repair, support occasional travel, and work extended hours and weekends, as needed
  • Applicant should possess a considerable level of initiative and organizational skills and be a team player
  • Strong written and verbal skills are required to ensure clear communications with the customer as well as throughout the Corporation
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Lead Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum of 6 years’ industrial experience
  • Minimum of 1 year’s leadership experience
  • Minimum of 5 year’ cost experience
  • Experience in oil and gas projects in the Middle East region
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Working on a major California rail project (valued at roughly $700 M) in the construction phase, provide cost engineering services to the owner’s construction manager
  • Assess the value of construction changes submitted by the design-build contractor
  • Work with project contract administrator, scheduler and construction management team to assess, challenge and agree the dollar value of contract changes including direct and indirect components of changes
  • Proficiency in the use of Bluebeam, spreadsheets and dedicated estimating software
  • Reviewing contractor monthly progress reports and make recommendations on payment application
  • Providing technical advice to team members and clients on project constructability, logistics, phasing, alternatives and life-cycle considerations
  • Providing value engineering feedback during all phases of design
  • Preparing conceptual estimates, order-of-magnitude budgets, change order evaluations and check estimates
  • Utilizing company and industry historical data for costing estimates
  • Evaluating and reporting on the sufficiency of third-party estimates
  • Assessing current and projected economic impacts on projects
  • Must be a team player/problem solver
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support of Product Cost Engineering and the cross functional team (e.g. SE Simultaneous Engineering team) during the Product Development Process with specific Technology know how for Concept evaluations and Product benchmarks
  • Execution of internal and external Manufacturing process validations (Brown-Field examinations) and evaluation of the Cost performance in the Commodity Wire Formings / Springs / Tubes
  • Direct responsibility for the demonstration and negotiation of Cost structures, based on Best Practice Cost calculations, with suppliers and customers
  • Execution of trainings (globally) within the CE organization for Technology Wire Formings / Springs / Tubes
  • Single point of contact and Mentor within the CE-Organization for Technology Wire Formings / Springs / Tubes
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Execution of internal and external Manufacturing process validations (Brown-Field examinations) and evaluation of the Cost performance in the Commodity Chemical
  • Execution of trainings (globally) within the CE organization for Technology Chemical
  • Single point of contact and Mentor within the CE-Organization for Technology Chemical
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Execution of internal and external Manufacturing process validations (Brown-Field examinations) and evaluation of the Cost performance in the Commodity Electromechanics & Assemblies
  • Execution of trainings (globally) within the CE organization for Technology Electromechanics & Assemblies
  • Single point of contact and Mentor within the CE-Organization for Technology Electromechanics & Assemblies
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Execution of internal and external Manufacturing process validations (Brown-Field examinations) and evaluation of the Cost performance in the Commodity Castings
  • Execution of trainings (globally) within the CE organization for Technology Castings
  • Single point of contact and Mentor within the CE-Organization for Technology Castings
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assists in developing unit job hour and pricing data for a specific discipline or other specialty. Performs data analysis, identifies problems, and makes recommendations
  • College/University Degree required in Engineering or Construction Management with minimum fifteen (15) years work experience
  • Experience in performing, monitoring, and reviewing cost engineering functions, which include cost estimating, cost control, and cost analysis, in the field and the home office
  • Knowledge of supervision, personnel administration, and training of technical and non-technical personnel
  • Statistical knowledge in the areas of sampling, distributions, probability, and hypothesis testing for metrics
  • Proficiency with PC operating systems, with proficiency in several basic software applications. Proficiency with multiple discipline specific software applications currently used in Bechtel (PC Works or Primavera and Microsoft Office Applications, for example)
  • Knowledge of financial reporting systems and controller account codes, and understanding of Controller instructions, which impact Project Controls (including Project Financial Status Reports and Earned Revenue Determination Data)
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • BS or BA degree and5 - 10 years’ experience in cost control on EPC projects
  • Industrial experience and an understanding of engineering work practices is preferred
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Change Management Systems / Procedures
  • Work Breakdown Structures
  • Earned Value Systems
  • Contingency / AFU Development
  • Proficiency utilizing Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel and Access
  • Proficiency in developing “ad hoc” reports using these tools
  • Must possess strong organizational skills including the ability to analyze complex data and present clear conclusions
  • Ability to be flexible managing complex project concerns and issues
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Product Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Work cross functionally (Engineering, Purchasing, Manufacturing) to optimize the cost for a functional design or concept through the choice of the technology, materials and manufacturing processes (using Design To Cost approach)
  • Calculate for each system or part, new or modified, the technical cost target with full breakdown cost (material, labor, machining, overheads and profit). Providing cost estimation from rough design description, sketches, 3-D models or 2-D drawings
  • Support the team to find solutions to meet overall product cost expectations and support purchasing in the technical negotiations with suppliers during sourcing. Technical negotiations may include visits to supplier facilities and understanding which technologies are being used to achieve target costs
  • Ensure that system / components estimations, analysis and cost targets are available (both for parts and for tooling) for the product by model, system, option, and down to the part number level throughout the life of a project (e.g. quality improvement, cost reduction, supplier sourcing)
  • Support of the Design-to-Cost phase, collaborating with Engineering and Purchasing. Developing design guides for cost and sourcing strategy based on current and best practices. Lead improvement opportunities and drive standardization as needed
  • Report updates on the progress status of activities & final analysis
  • Occasional travel is required (e.g. between Engineering and Manufacturing locations or to suppliers)
  • 1 year experience with technical supplier negotiations during development cycle
  • 1 year of experience continuous improvement experience; Leading/Facilitating
  • 1 year experience using CAD (Catia V5 / Pro-e WF4 / Creo2) & Microsoft Office software
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Senior Cost Engineer Electical & Electronics Resume Examples & Samples

  • Minimum B.S. in Electrical & Electronics engineering or equivalent experience, such as manufacturing engineering, sales engineering or product development
  • Lean management in the automotive industry or in the supply chain
  • Engineer, experienced technician, manufacturing engineer / maintenance with a background of lean experience in the automotive industry or in the supply chain
  • Knowledge in CAD and finance is an advantage
  • Team player with high interpersonal and communication skills and a cultural awareness
  • As we are a truly global and diverse company, most of your meetings and communication will be in English, hence you need to be fluent in both speaking and writing in English
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Senior Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Determines scope definition requirements for a discipline or other specialty, and works with Engineering and other sources to coordinate the production of required data to conform to the overall estimate preparation plan
  • Performs or coordinates quantity development and verification for a discipline or specialty. Develops, or assists in the development of, quantity bases for assumption
  • Performs, or coordinates the performance of, pricing structure development and application to takeoffs, derived quantities, quantity assumption, and cost allowances within a discipline or other specialty
  • Investigates requirements for estimating and/or cost control data for a specific discipline or other specialty applications
  • Identifies or defines data sources and techniques for data acquisition, and collects required data for a specific discipline or other specialty applications
  • Assists in developing unit hour and pricing data for a specific discipline or other specialty, including estimating parameters, factors, indices, productivity and craft distribution reference data, etc., based on analysis of Bechtel and industry experience. Performs data analysis, identifies problems, and makes recommendations
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Prepares and coordinates the development of staffing and operating plans for cost engineering activities
  • Reviews contract drafts for adequacy of cost and scope definition, and coordinates development of all data in support of negotiations
  • Prepares, coordinates, and directs cost engineering presentations to BACS and CWJV Board as required
  • Modifying, updating and monitoring the project budget and accruals
  • Prepare the estimated forecast cost and cash flow till the completion of the project
  • Ensure the team adhered to the trend process as an early warning tool for any risks or issues that might affect the cost or performance of the project whether they were threat or opportunity trends
  • Update ACWP (Actual Cost Work Performed) for the projects assigned to on a monthly basis
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Should Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • BS in Electrical Engineering or related field with 5+ years experience – In lieu of a degree, will accept 10+ years relevant (recent) experience
  • Manufacturing background with past experience in developing cost models for parts
  • Electrical engineering and electrical components experience preferred
  • Experience with relevant software (e.g., aPriori, Costimator, Boothroyd Dewhurst, etc)
  • Aerospace & Defense experience
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Support Sales & Management with concise information from which to make sales decisions
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or equivalent proven experience in Product Development required
  • Minimum three (3) years of manufacturing experience and technical knowledge with a track record of advancement required
  • Minimum of three (3) years of experience in data collection and analysis for financial review required
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Project Management functions such as Planning, Organizing, Coordinating, Directing, and Controlling required
  • Experience with New Product Development preferred
  • Strong interpersonal skills and professionalism to work effectively with individuals both internal and external to the company
  • Ability to work independently, completing projects in a timely manner
  • Proficiency in statistical analysis to gather operational data that will be used in cost rollup
  • Results orientation and high degree of initiative, follow-through, and accountability
  • Ability to manage complexity and ambiguity
  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously, as well as to analyze problems and make independent judgments to initiate corrective action and resolution
  • Proven track record of bringing new products from engineering to manufacturing
  • Strong cross-functional collaboration capabilities
  • Strong task and detail orientation, awareness of urgency in communication, while displaying diplomacy in day-to-day interactions
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Must be able to develop and deliver concise presentations to Senior Management level
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Global Tooling Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Manage cross-functional cost improvement projects with internal and external stakeholders
  • Act as an advisor to Purchasing Leadership and cross functional process partners
  • Develop the internal knowledge and expertise on manufacturing technologies for tools
  • Manage large-scale cost down initiatives during and after NPI phase
  • Lead purchasing negotiations in collaboration with the global commodity teams
  • Develop and execute a tooling cost-down and design strategy
  • Conduct detailed manufacturing process simulations to discover cost savings
  • Create saving opportunities by developing new manufacturing concept ideas
  • Manage Global Supplier Cost Analysis projects and support the AGCO School of Purchasing process
  • Define, implement, and maintain standardized cost analysis systems, tools, and instruments for purchasing on a global scale
  • 5+ years of experience in an engineering or manufacturing role working with tooling, specifically molding patterns and/or injection molding tooling
  • Experience purchasing tooling or negotiating with tooling suppliers
  • Experience working with international manufacturing site or suppliers
  • Experience working within the construction, automotive, agriculture, or off highway vehicle manufacturing industries
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Evaluate and adjust data regarding project cost forecasts, resource requirements, commitment data and productivity variance reports
  • Regularly manage all cost functions of the project’s Project Management Information System (Prolog)
  • Assist the Project Manager with managing the project change management process. Work with team members to prepare and facilitate delivery of all necessary scope change notice and cost documents to client for approval
  • Prepare monthly billings to client based on costs incurred
  • Develop and prepare both internal and external monthly project progress summary reports
  • Assist Project Manager in writing, distributing, and managing Subcontracts and Purchase Agreements
  • Develop budgets, cash flow projections, and any project-specific reports, tools, or spreadsheets
  • Assist Project Manager in updates of construction scheduling software
  • Interface and maintain liaison with project management, client, home office, and other consultants on all project cost-related topics
  • Assist with establishing, implementing, and documenting job-specific project controls standards
  • Work in a manner to ensure your personal safety and that of fellow employees by following company health and safety guidelines and policies
  • A Bachelor of Science or higher university degree in Business, Construction Management, or Engineering
  • 5-8 years of experience in a project controls or project analyst position; part or all of this experience must be within a construction setting demonstrating increasing levels of responsibility in terms of project size and sophistication
  • Experience with project accounting and general financial management, document management, and project compliance processes & audits
  • Exposure to scheduling software (Primavera P6, Microsoft Project, etc)
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word, and other normal business applications
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Cost Engineer Resume Examples & Samples

  • Implement the Project Cost Control strategy, plans and procedures; this primarily involves executing the GPO Cost Engineering and GPO Project Staff Planning and Control Procedures
  • Prepare, implement, and maintain the project wide WBS
  • Support the functional expert in all areas of cost management (estimating, reporting, forecasting, and control)
  • Close working liaison with Finance and PSCM Groups in developing commitments, VOWD cost data for all support functions
  • Ensure correct coding of all requisitions, purchase orders, contracts, invoices, estimates, and develop and maintain all required cost logs and registers
  • Prepare the monthly project reports (internal and external)
  • Ensure the preparation and development of appropriate control budgets from the Project estimate
  • Implement, analyse and trend costs within each project stage and for entire project until completion / close-out
  • Provide cost input to and implement the cost element of change management procedure
  • Implement a process to track change, ensuring any cost and forecasts for rework are separately identified by project phase
  • Develop and maintain forecasts of the most probable cost outcome using actual performance and projected changes
  • Ensure the forecast adequately reflects impact from changes and identified risks
  • Working with the Project Service Leads and Lead cost engineer, plan and conduct monthly reviews with delivery team leaders within the project. Identify root cause of variances between actual and forecast costs
  • Issue monthly cost reports
  • This role only open for Omani nationals
  • Minimum 8 years relevant experience
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Cost Engineer, VPS Resume Examples & Samples

  • To help establish and define cost management process within the new plant platform
  • To provide the official product cost input to the Vestas sales price within the new plant platform
  • Transparency of the product & value chain cost for wind power plants
  • Cost tracking, reporting and analyzing on plant specific products
  • You may have some recent experience within a similar role from a manufacturing environment, wind would be ideal but you might also come from other industries like aerospace, automotive etc
  • Strong communication skills in English, both written and verbal
  • Experience of Microsoft packages, but SAP, BI and other project tools would be beneficial
  • Must be diplomatic to handle conflicting interests between design parameters such as product cost, investment costs, resources and project deadlines
  • Keen interest in the financial impact of product design as well the technicalities of the design to enable understanding between the financial area and the engineering area
  • Must be detail oriented and perfectionistic in product cost consolidation
  • An understanding of Value chain and the cost drivers within
  • Costing experience within a modularization and standardization project is preferred