As the Director, IT and Enterprise Applications you will deploy innovative technology solutions for airports, around the world. You will be the primary owner of all enterprise infrastructure and business applications including accountability for networks, datacenters, helpdesk performance, cloud services and operational applications. This key role will enhance our technological ability to manage growth and deploy innovative commercial and sophisticated operational platforms in partnership with key corporate and operations personnel. The Director will bring a disciplined but forward thinking, hands-on approach to developing technical strategy, operational implementation and IT leadership. The successful candidate will conduct a diagnostic assessment of vendor and system performance and develop tactical roadmaps for implementing IT business plans. Partnering with accountable leaders to design, implement and maintain enterprise architecture and applications, the Director will develop and implement business intelligence systems that support strategic decision making.
You have a minimum of 15 years’ experience in IT roles with increasingly progressive responsibility for applications, systems and infrastructure development, preferably in a decentralized, highly regulated global environment such as an airline operator. Our successful candidate will bring excellent partnering and collaboration skills, with the ability to lead through influence and have proven project management expertise. Ideally, you are also experienced with data warehouse solutions, business intelligence technologies and tools, and analytics design. You will need to have the ability to work in a complex and fast paced environment. Additionally, you bring:
5+ years of management experience leading development teams
3+ years of vendor management experience
Experience with Microsoft development tools, also Office365 and SharePoint.
Excellent verbal and written skills with the ability to communicate both technically and non-technically.
Airline or Airport experience, including CUTE system, Sabre CSS, Sabre AirCentre, Sabre AirVision, Sabre web services preferred
Bachelor Degree in Computer Science or equivalent required; MBA or similar is a plus
WHAT WE OFFER
In addition to a competitive compensation and benefits package, career progression, and access to a global team of talented professionals, we are growing and offer boundless opportunities to make your mark. If you share our sense of adventure, come, and join us for the journey.
About Vantage Airport Group
Vantage Airport Group is a privately owned, industry-leading investor, developer and manager of airports. Our current portfolio includes airports in Canada, Europe, the Caribbean and the United States. Offering more than 20 years of experience, we have received international recognition in areas such as design, finance, operations and sustainability while delivering award-winning commercial programs and passenger experiences. Millions of passengers travel through the Vantage network on an annual basis and we are poised for continued growth.
Our most recent additions include Vantage’s role with LaGuardia Gateway Partners (LGP) to lead and oversee the $4 billion redevelopment of LaGuardia Airport’s Central Terminal Building B, the largest transportation public private partnership in the United States, and Chicago’s Midway International Airport where Vantage has formed a partnership to redevelop and operate the concession program.
Passionate about People, Performance and Place - our success lies in the strength of our global talent, a team of some of the world’s most respected industry professionals.