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QR17129 - Manager IT Projects - Applications | Hamad International Airport | Doha

Organisation: Hamad International Airport
Job Function: Information Technology
Division: HIA (Division)
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
City: Middle East | Qatar | Doha
Last date of application: 11-Jul-2018

Hamad International Airport

Hamad International Airport (HIA) is the hub for the rapidly expanding international Qatar Airways network. Open 24/7 and located just five km from Doha's city centre, the airport is used by more than 35 regional and international airlines. It is also home to the world’s only terminal dedicated to Qatar Airways First and Business Class passengers.

About Your Job:

This role holder is responsible to successfully manage & deliver assigned IT projects and solutions in areas related to Digital, rich scalable enterprise Web & Mobile applications, Content management systems, Automation of workflows and Sharepoint. The project deliveries should be in compliance with the project standards and processes of HIA IT and QR IT, to meet defined business requirements within agreed timescales and cost. You will ensure that development of applications and systems adheres to enterprise architectural standards and application development standards. You are expected to have strong understanding of digital technologies as well as mobile consumer usage and behaviors.

Manager IT Projects is expected to have good understanding of airport domain knowledge and keep abreast of industry trends. He / She will be required to manage project teams of 5-10 members involving business units of QR Group, suppliers and 3rd parties for managing enhancements & support of application and infrastructure while contributing to business – IT strategy & IT budgeting of the assigned LOBs

 Key account-abilities include,

  • Successful project management within given constraints
  • Management of key stakeholders and their expectations
  • Defining processes and advance planning for support of given systems
  • Lead teams and take accountability for their performance and delivery
  • Ensures team adheres to enterprise standards and processes throughout the development lifecycle
  • Continually evaluate development standards and processes to identify improvement opportunities
  • Understands and communicates technology and industry trends and roadmaps




About You:
  • Degree or Honors in Engineering/Computer Science/ Mathematics/Science 
  • Expert - minimum 7 years of job-related experience required.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years as senior resource in IT projects. 
  • 5-7 years of specialized technical experience, ideally within a project based IT environment.
  • Proven experience in managing the mobile development projects in iOS and Android platforms.
  • Strong creative and visual skills in branding UI, designing UX and good understanding of material design standards.
  • Proficient in architecting internet, intranet and extranet facing websites and web based applications.
  • Ability to provide solutions to complex business processes and workflows through automation.
  • Good technical and architectural knowledge of Web development technologies (PHP, Drupal, ASP.NET) and Application Lifecycle Management (Agile, SCRUM).
  • Highly experienced in document management and collaboration features of Microsoft SharePoint and creating document taxonomies and search indexing.
  • High degree of intellectual curiosity and ability to absorb new concepts quickly.
  • Strong knowledge of SDLC, software design and development standards and Quality assurance process.
  • Creative problem solving skills, including the ability to understand the business needs and challenges and to articulate suitable technology solutions to address business challenges.
  • Good understanding and knowledge of digital display technologies and content management systems.
  • Good understanding and knowledge of innovation lifecycle process and cloud technologies.
  • Expert in handling multiple and complex tasks simultaneously in a fast paced environment.


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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