Project Controls Specialist (Primavera Cloud, Unifier, and NetSuite)

Chicago, IL, USA
Job Type
Full Time

About the Role

Summary: This position works with the Senior Vice President of Operations and Project Managers to support project management and the optimization of associated software. The Project Controls Specialists responsible for performing software implementation and support on multiple project management technologies including but not limited to Primavera Unifier, Primavera Cloud, and NetSuite. This position will be empowered to lead all aspects of software implementation, enhancement, and support initiatives, working with internal teams, client teams, and leadership to ensure client business objectives are met.


The organizational location of this position is: Chicago, IL as an in-person position. 

• Perform services to include the setup of applications, initial conversion data verification, training on the applications, and go-live assistance.

  • Support colleagues and managers to input data, process data, and leverage the applications for project management, asset management, personnel management, training management, asset dispatching, financial, and all other environmental and surveying program needs.
  • Develop business processes and configure applications based on Laconic needs and accepted best practices.
  • Provide support to Laconic personnel through the implementation process, communicating with those involved to ensure that implementation is completed and any issues are resolved so applications can be successfully utilized.
  • Responsible for system set up, administration, data quality inputs, and providing notifications project management personnel.
  • Compile and report solution gaps working closely with senior technical resources to provide impact to future features and functionality.
  • Perform quality check and analyze data conversions.
  • Implement, train, and make improvements to facilitate the best possible user experience.
  • Provide ongoing training to Laconic personnel on an as needed basis both remotely and in-person.
  • All other duties as assigned.

About the Company

Laconic leads the global market in providing Environmental Intelligence services. We employ cutting-edge remote data sensing and geospatial technologies, human intelligence, AI and ML informatics, and predictive analytics to offer Environmental Monitoring, Risk Management, Decision Support, Domain Awareness, and Natural Capital Monetization applications. Our integrated technology platform and services enable governments, financial institutions, and corporations to make strategic business decisions in response to operational challenges arising from the intersection of ecology, economy, and security domains. As a member of the UN’s Global Marketplace, we design our services and applications to help clients achieve each of the United Nations’ 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Our advanced SADAR™ Environmental Intelligence platform allows clients to assess various environmental scenarios promptly and make informed business decisions based on our proprietary analytics with the highest data pedigree. SADAR™ gathers environmental data through multi-modal ingestion from numerous global sources and organizes it using Laconic’s unique Universal Environmental Identifier (LUEI), which enables data fusion, contextual search, and custom ML models for our clients.

We collaborate with clients to develop tailored solutions that address diverse issues such as regional food security, decarbonization, financial compliance obligations, and habitat preservation. Our solutions maintain local social, cultural, and economic norms while actively promoting sustainable growth.

Our team comprises experienced professionals from a wide range of business, academic, and governmental sectors. We work with client nations and organizations to integrate newly available insights from the environment into strategies that reduce risk, boost profitability, and drive innovative initiatives.

At Laconic, we envision a world where humanity’s progress aligns with the protection, restoration, and ongoing sustainability of natural systems. We believe that responsible economic growth supports a thriving planet. Equipped with the necessary tools to deliver timely, relevant insights, our committed team upholds uncompromising excellence, high standards, and honest communication. Discretion and the power to choose our actions lie at the heart of Laconic’s core values.

Laconic, founded in 2019, holds Public Benefit Corporation (PBC) status and has its headquarters in Chicago, with additional offices in Bali, San Diego, and Toronto.