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Construction Project Manager

Core Scientific

Core Scientific

Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, June 28, 2024

Who We Are

Bold. Unapologetic. Hardworking. We are building something special. Put simply: We power and secure the next global financial system.

At Core Scientific, we host best-in-class enterprise level blockchain hardware in expansive, state-of-the-art data center facilities. Our proprietary software stack automates blockchain mining optimization, pushes machine images and firmware, and monitors all aspects of our operations, ensuring our customers receive the highest possible ROI on their hardware investment.

But what makes us different from others in our industry, apart from our unrivaled white-glove customer service? We invest heavily in growing our own digital asset holdings and pioneering innovative financial products and services to maximize our own, and our customers' portfolios, through blockchain technology.

Come join us as we focus exclusively on game changing, hypergrowth financial technologies that are already diversifying markets and democratizing access to stores of value. Pioneering an industry is not for the faint of heart. We require smart, creative, collaborative minds, who work hard and fast.

Intrigued? Then apply and be a part of something truly revolutionary at Core Scientific.

Construction Project Manager

Reports To
Vice President Construction

The Job

We are looking for a Construction Project Manager who is excited about working at the forefront of innovative technology as we continue to secure the Bitcoin blockchain and expand into AI and HPC technology. As a Construction Project Manager, you will oversee all aspects of the building process, working closely with engineers, architects, and contractors and suppliers to develop plans, establish timetables and utilize your creativity to solve new and exciting challenges.


  • Coordinate internal resources, contractors, and suppliers for the flawless execution of projects.
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budget.
  • Assist in the definition of project scope and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility.
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation.
  • Work with contractors and suppliers to develop a detailed project plan to monitor and track progress.
  • Manage changes to the project scope, project schedule and project costs using appropriate verification techniques.
  • Measure project performance using appropriate tools and techniques.
  • Report and escalate to management as needed.
  • Establish and manage the relationship with the contractors and suppliers.
  • Perform risk management assessments to minimize project risks.
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation.
  • Track project performance, specifically to analyze the successful completion of short and long-term goals.
  • Meet budgetary objectives and adjust to project constraints based on financial analysis.
  • Attending conferences and training may be required to maintain proficiency.
  • Develop spreadsheets, diagrams, and process maps to document needs.
  • Foster open, respectful, and professional communication directly within the team and with co-workers/ teammates and leaders across the organization.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • 5 years in Construction Project Management required. 2 years in BTC mining or Data Centers preferred.
  • Bachelor’s degree in related field, which may include Construction Management, Computer Science, Business, or Engineering is desired.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Excellent time management skills with a proven ability to meet deadlines.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Strong supervisory and leadership skills.
  • Proficiency in reading construction Drawings, plans & specifications.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and to delegate them when appropriate.
  • Thorough understanding of or the ability to quickly learn about the project being developed.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • PMP, PGMP, CAPM, and/or comparable project management certifications are highly desirable.

Work Environment

This job is remote candidates must be based TX, NC, or GA. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as laptop computers, and smartphones.

Physical Demands

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Prolonged periods sitting at a desk and working on a computer.

Position Type/Expected Hours of Work

This is a full-time position. Days and hours of work are Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.


50% travel expected.