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Implementation Project Manager

Permanent Consultant Role

London

Astek is proposing a unique opportunity for a talented Project Manager - Implementation to support our main client, a leading provider of advanced technology solutions for the global travel industry with around 13 000 employees worldwide.

 

The responsibilities of this role include : 

  • Define project scope, migration strategy and produce the implementation plan.
  • Coordinate all streams in scope working closely with all stream leaders.
  • Support the customer in systems testing, and in planning and executing the cutover.
  • Problem-solving ability, team working and attention to detail.
  • Meet exacting deadlines.
  • Define budget needs
  • Manage overall project to deliver exact scope within agreed timeline and allocated budget.

 

Technical Skills

  • Functional understanding of Airline applications (in one or more of the following: DCS, Reservations, Inventory).
  • Knowledge of links and systems Communication (desirable).
  • Literate in MS Word, Excel, Project, PowerPoint.
  • Basic understanding of the principles of Unix, Open Systems and/or TPF (desirable).
  • Technical understanding around data exchange for integration i.e. XML, EDIFACT
  • (desirable)

 

Experience / Industry Knowledge

  • Project Management including large projects (3yrs+).
  • Customer contact skills (3yrs+)
  • Knowledge of other airline systems, e.g. Reservations, Ticketing, Inventory (3yrs+).

 

Personal Skills

  • Multicultural approach : You will join an IT team with functional and technical profiles that are involved in Multi-site development activities. Worldwide mobility and evolution are possible for the more motivated and performing candidate
  • Accountability and Pro-activity
  • Change management and flexibility
  • Communication
  • Analytical and conceptual thinking

 

 Education

  • University degree in Business, Marketing, Computer Science or related field or equivalent experience
  • Fluent in English

 

Mandatory:

Eligible to work in the UK 

 

What about Astek?

We are an IT and Engineering consulting, design and Implementation Company established since 1988.

Worldwide, more than 2500 highly qualified engineers challenge themselves daily to exceed our 250 clients’ expectations by bringing together creative vision and technical expertise.

Our clients include some of the world’s leading Engineering and IT service companies in 12 countries (United-States, Canada, France, UK, Australia, China, Poland, United Arab Emirates, Mauritius, Singapore…).

Astek is a community of passionate experts and innovators empowering clients to get the best from technology and solve their business challenges in the long term.
Our passion lies in delivering simple, customised and creative solutions to our clients, enabling them to be at the cutting edge of technology and maximise their competitiveness and efficiency.

Our technical and operational expertise are focused on four major activities: Consulting, Information systems, Scientific and Technical Engineering.

 Join us and become an Astek!  

 Follow us: https://www.linkedin.com/company/astek-uk-ltd

Mandatory:

Eligible to work in the UK 

 

What about Astek?

We are an IT and Engineering consulting, design and Implementation Company established since 1988.

Worldwide, more than 2500 highly qualified engineers challenge themselves daily to exceed our 250 clients’ expectations by bringing together creative vision and technical expertise.

Our clients include some of the world’s leading Engineering and IT service companies in 12 countries (United-States, Canada, France, UK, Australia, China, Poland, United Arab Emirates, Mauritius, Singapore…).

Astek is a community of passionate experts and innovators empowering clients to get the best from technology and solve their business challenges in the long term.
Our passion lies in delivering simple, customised and creative solutions to our clients, enabling them to be at the cutting edge of technology and maximise their competitiveness and efficiency.

Our technical and operational expertise are focused on four major activities: Consulting, Information systems, Scientific and Technical Engineering.

 Join us and become an Astek!  

 Follow us: https://www.linkedin.com/company/astek-uk-ltd

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