Join the Largest Public Transportation Authority in North America As A Staff Analyst NYC Transit, Strategic Initiatives
MTA New York City Transit (NYCT) is the nation’s largest public transportation system and serves approximately 5.6 million subway customers and 2.3 million bus customers on an average weekday. The combined work of our 50,000 employees contributes to NYCT’s success in providing mass transit and paratransit service throughout the five boroughs of New York City.
The NYCT Strategic Initiatives unit works with the agency’s senior executives on high-priority projects, seeking solutions that work within the constraints of a 24/7 system. Strategic Initiatives utilizes a management consultant-style approach that involves problem structuring, analytics, project management, communication of recommendations, and implementation assistance. To learn more about the team visit their microsite at http://web.mta.info/nyct/strategicinitiatives/index.html.
The Strategic Initiatives unit is seeking a Staff Analyst to help create and implement strategies to improve efficiency, service quality and overall performance. The selected candidate will participate in cross-functional project teams that focus on subway and bus operations, administrative functions or broader agency issues. Detailed responsibilities include analyzing current-state operations, recommending improved methods and procedures and measuring progress toward goals. Examples of past project areas include: bus service management, MTA digital communications, capital planning and subway infrastructure maintenance.
Education and Experience Requirements:
These titles require relevant education and work experience. To learn about the Education and Experience Requirements for the Staff Analyst Series, view the full job description at www.mta.info/employment. Select “NYC Transit”, Select “Search Jobs Openings” and search by title, Staff Analyst Series (Strategic Initiatives) or by JOB ID Number 94219.
• Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to think creatively • Strong business acumen as well as demonstrated financial and analytical skills using Excel • Ability to manage multiple projects • Excellent communication and presentation skills, particularly with PowerPoint • Experience with programming and statistical languages (e.g., Visual Basic, Python, R, Arc Info computer mapping)
NYC Transit employees are offered competitive compensation and a robust benefit package that includes: • Pension Plans • Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Coverage • Paid Vacation, Holidays and Leave Programs • New York’s 529 College Saving Plan • Flexible Spending Accounts • Municipal Credit Union
To Apply, Visit our website: www.mta.info/employment - Select NYC Transit, Select Job Postings, Search by Job Title: Staff Analyst Series (Strategic Initiatives) or by Job Vacancy Number: 94219, or use the following link https://tinyurl.com/yab2dubu
MTA and its affiliated/constituent agencies are Equal Opportunity Employers. The MTA encourages qualified applicants from diverse backgrounds and experiences, including military service members, to apply.