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Project Manager/Sr Project Manager, Tech Ops

Project Manager/Sr Project Manager, Tech Ops

Date:  Jun 10, 2022

Location: AA Headquarters 2 (DFW-HDQ2) 
Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 46567 


Are you ready to explore a world of possibilities, both at work and during your time off? Join our American Airlines family, and you’ll travel the world, grow your expertise and become the best version of you. As you embark on a new journey, you’ll tackle challenges with flexibility and grace, learning new skills and advancing your career while having the time of your life. Feel free to enrich both your personal and work life and hop on board!

Why you'll love this job

  • This job manages cross-functional process transformation initiatives for the Technical Operations (Tech Ops) division at American Airlines, while ensuring initiative imperatives, objectives, roadmaps, and success criteria established by functional sponsors are met

What you'll do

  • Coordinates project scope, strategic roadmap planning and execution across multiple cross-functional Tech Ops workstreams and Tech Ops functional teams such as Maintenance, Engineering, and Supply Chain
  • Manages project risks, issues, changes, actions, Safety Risk Assessments (SRAs), key decisions and business readiness and sustainment activities
  • Contributes to the Project Management expertise of the Tech Ops organization; applies strategic Project Management best practices where warranted
  • Provides project updates to numerous audiences, including senior and executive leaders
  • Challenges the status quo and keeps Tech Ops strategic goals in the forefront of decision-making

All you'll need for success

Minimum Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in related field
  • Demonstrated investment in the Project Management discipline, through advanced training or certifications
  • Current Project or Program Management practitioner, with 4+ years of direct Project Management experience
  • Proven Project Management abilities leading cross departmental/cross-functional projects
  • Demonstrated ability to execute and drive projects to completion
  • Experience implementing and/or leveraging collaboration tools to enhance project coordination
  • Proficiency in MS Office suite, MS Project, and MS Visio
  • Strong analytical abilities
  • Strong content preparation and messaging abilities, with proven ability to rationalize complex messaging in a few PowerPoint slides
  • Strong written and oral communication skills, strong presentation and delivery skills
  • Ability to comfortably and persuasively interact with personnel of all levels and facilitate project decisions

Preferred Qualifications- Education & Prior Job Experience

  • Aircraft Maintenance background/experience in one or more Technical Operations area to include Aircraft Maintenance Maintenance, Engineering, Supply Chain/Materials
  • Current PMP certification

What you'll get

Feel free to take advantage of all that American Airlines has to offer: 

  • Travel Perks: Ready to explore the world? You, your family and your friends can reach 365 destinations on more than 6,800 daily flights across our global network.
  • Health Benefits: On day one, you’ll have access to your health, dental, prescription and vision benefits to help you stay well. And that’s just the start, we also offer virtual doctor visits, flexible spending accounts and more. 
  • Wellness Programs: We want you to be the best version of yourself – that’s why our wellness programs provide you with all the right tools, resources and support you need.
  • 401(k) Program: Available upon hire and, depending on the workgroup, employer contributions to your 401(k) program are available after one year.
  • Additional Benefits: Other great benefits include our Employee Assistance Program, pet insurance and discounts on hotels, cars, cruises and more

Feel Free to be yourself at American

From the team members we hire to the customers we serve, inclusion and diversity are the foundation of the dynamic workforce at American Airlines. Our 20+ Employee Business Resource Groups are focused on connecting our team members to our customers, suppliers, communities and shareholders, helping team members reach their full potential and creating an inclusive work environment to meet and exceed the needs of our diverse world.

Are you ready to feel a tremendous sense of pride and satisfaction as you do your part to keep the largest airline in the world running smoothly as we care for people on life’s journey? Feel free to be yourself at American.

Additional Locations: None
Requisition ID: 46567 

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

Job Segment: Project Manager, Supply Chain Manager, Supply Chain, Information Technology, IT Manager, Technology, Operations

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