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QR16279 - Manager IT Projects | Qatar Airways | Doha

Organisation: Qatar Airways
Job Function: Information Technology
Division: Information Technology (Division)
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
City: Middle East | Qatar | Doha
Last date of application: 11-Dec-2017

Qatar Airways

Welcome to a world where ambitions fly high

From experienced pilots to dynamic professionals embarking on new careers, Qatar Airways is searching for talented individuals to join our award-winning team.

We take pride in our people—a dynamic and culturally diverse workforce is essential to why we are one of the finest and fastest growing airlines in the world.

We offer competitive compensation and benefit packages.

About Your Job:

In this role as Manager IT Projects, you will manage and successfully deliver IT projects and solutions in compliance with project standards and processes of QR IT, to meet defined business requirements within agreed timescales and cost.

You must be able to ensure delivery of assigned IT projects/IT Solutions coordinating with business users, other departments of Qatar Airways as well as the suppliers. Project deliveries should be in compliance with the project standards and processes of the IT Department, to meet defined business requirements within agreed timescales, cost and quality.

In this role, you should also be able to work with the business teams to understand their concerns, focusing on business process automation and propose solutions catering their needs and implement and train the business users during the cut over.


About You:

To be successful in the role you must hold a Bachelor's degree either in Computer Science or Engineering. in addition to the below:


  1. Must have 6+ years of experience in Operations Research field developing and implementing models. Should be proficient in Math Solvers, Heuristic Techniques and Hybrid Approaches.
  2. Should have able to lead a team of OR analysts, guide and mentor them.
  3. Should be able to tackle problems in a broad spectrum of areas including Capacity Planning, Resource Optimisation, Scheduling and Rostering.
  4. Candidate should be able to understand business requirements and formulate appropriate math models such as Linear Programming Model (LP), as Integer Programming Model (IP), Mixed Integer Linear Programming Model (MILP). Should be able to develop solution techniques to solve them efficiently.
  5. Strong foundation in the Operations Research with a Master's degree in a quantitative field such as Industrial Engineering, Mathematics or related fields with focus on Operations Research.
  6. Hands-on experience using IBM ILOG Optimisation Studio (OPL), Gurobi or any other math solvers is a must.
  7. Exposure to programming languages such as C++, Java or Python to be able to contribute to the development of pre- and post- processing modules.
  8. Aviation and airline operations domain experience would be an added advantage.


Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV
2. Copy of Passport
3. Copy of Highest Educational Certificate

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