Project cost control
MDA - Sainte-anne-de-bellevue, QC

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MDA is a world leader in the design of advanced satellite systems and sub-systems for commercial, scientific and government sectors.

Located in Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, Qu├ębec, the Montreal facility employs more than 800 space professionals and is the most important high technology engineering firm in Canada. We provide state-of-the-art communication and Earth observation products and achieved unprecedented success in space robotics and manned space. Our multidisciplinary employees undertook some of the most complex and challenging space projects in the world. We have built the famous Canadarm and Canadarm2 for the International Space Station and we are currently in the process of designing the next generation of radar satellites - RADARSAT Constellation Mission.


To develop and maintain a contractual program performance measurement baseline to ensure that timely and accurate cost and schedule analysis is performed and detailed corrective actions are taken when necessary.

1.In conjunction with Program and Product Line Managers, plans the contractual effort in accordance with the work breakdown structure.
2.Provides detailed cost and schedule analysis and summarizations of variances to the program performance baseline tin order to identify program areas where corrective action is required.
3.Provides cost and schedule inputs into program/divisional level reports to meet reporting requirements.
4.Provides program forecasts to operations and finance for man loading and revenue projection requirements.
5.Provides contractual administrative support to Business Administrators.
6.Developing and maintaining a program performance measurement baseline within MDA PMCS guidelines. An accurate baseline is fundamental in performance analysis. This is accomplished by maintaining detailed documentation of scope changes and ensuring timely implementation of these scope changes within the performance measurement baseline.


  • Bachelor of Commerce with 5-7 years of related experience.
  • Strong planning and scheduling abilities.
  • Strong cost accounting abilities.
  • PC skills and the ability to deal with detailed documentation.
  • Basic understanding of contract law.

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MDA is a world leader in the design of advanced satellite systems and sub-systems for commercial, scientific and government sectors....