Jeppesen Manager, IT System Delivery in Göteborg, Sweden
Are you a skilled People Manager who strives to continue developing your leadership while taking a business responsibility?
The Crew Implementation department is responsible for the client specific configuration and delivery of our Crew management products to the airlines of the world, managing and optimizing their crews. We are responsible for all phases of the delivery projects from project preparations up until going live and handing over to the customer. We are 70 employees and 30 contractors managed by a team of seven managers. We see a large growth in delivery projects the coming years and are expanding the delivery capacity.
Your everyday life
As a manager you will have line responsibility for approximately 15 persons in 2-3 fixed agile teams. To be successful we believe you grow your people and teams through coaching, mentoring and feedback. You work closely together and you also act as project director for delivery projects, meaning being part of project steering committee and be an escalation point for the customers. This imposes a large business spirit.
You will also:
be an active member within our leadership team
gather and drive continues improvement in the organization
drive and contribute to the department’s strategic goals
Your workplace is on Odinsgatan in Gothenburg, your customers are located all over the world, mainly in Europe. Therefore, there will be some business trips occasionally.
You love developing and growing people and you are experienced in building, leading and mentoring highly technical teams working with customer facing activities, deployment or software development. You are passionate about delivering value to customers and you are an example for your coworkers by being enthusiastic and positive.
Your skills are characterized by an ability to solve problems and see structures, you never settle and are comfortable with change.
To succeed in this role we want you to have M.Sc. in Industrial Engineering and Management or equivalent and at least 5 years’ experience of working in the IT Industry in leadership positions, but with at least one year´s experience as a line manager. As we are working in an agile environment you preferably to have experience from that as well as from project implementation deliveries.
You are welcome to send your application in English.
Please do not wait to apply, but note that selection of applications and interviews will start at week 33.
At Jeppesen we create software that helps millions of passengers around the world to safely and efficiently reach their destination. Look up in the sky and you will see a quarter of a million crew members on thousands of aircraft flying schedules produced by our software. We are the best in the world at what we do and we are the preferred choice for the world’s premiere airlines such as Alaska, Swiss, Lufthansa, Delta Airlines, Qatar Airways, SAS, Turkish Airlines, British Airways, Virginia Atlantic, Qantas, Singapore Airlines and many more.
At Jeppesen you will work with breakthrough technology, exciting customers and fantastic colleagues from around the world. Our culture is characterized by creativity, professionalism and hard work within an open and flexible work environment. We believe that our employees must be allowed to think big and have fun for us to remain one of the top companies in the industry. To get the best out of each talent, we encourage and enable our employees to continuously develop and explore.