Assistant Project Manager - Information Technology (Hybrid)

United Airlines Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 3 months ago

There's never been a more exciting time to join United Airlines. We're on a path towards becoming the best airline in the history of aviation. Our shared purpose

  • Connecting People, Uniting the World - is about more than getting people from one place to another. It also means that as a global company that operates in hundreds of locations around the world with millions of customers and tens of thousands of employees, we have a unique responsibility to uplift and provide opportunities in the places where we work, live and fly, and we can only do that with a truly diverse and inclusive workforce. And we're growing - in the years ahead, we'll hire tens of thousands of people across every area of the airline. Our careers include a competitive benefits package aimed at keeping you happy, healthy and well-traveled. From employee-run "Business Resource Group" communities to world-class benefits like parental leave, 401k and privileges like space available travel, United is truly a one-of-a-kind place to work. Are you ready to travel the world?

We believe that inclusion propels innovation and is the foundation of all that we do. United's Digital Technology team spans the globe and is made up of diverse individuals all working together with cutting-edge technology to build the best airline in the history of aviation. Our team designs, develops and maintains massively scaling technology solutions brought to life with innovative architectures, data analytics, and digital solutions.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and implement project plans that support cybersecurity objectives, timelines, budgets, milestones, deliverables, and success criteria

  • Drive day-to-day execution of the overall integration process to ensure activity plans remain relevant and being executed effectively

  • Ensure operational communications for intra and cross-team stakeholders across levels including detailed engineering and operational level communications and management project status, issues, and risk reporting

  • Create collaborative partnership among leaders and stakeholders

  • Enable resource demand planning, change management, and project pipeline planning decisions

  • Prepare project status reports and conduct meetings regularly on progress, risks, issues

  • Recommend solutions

  • Operate at scale by leveraging established standards, consistent engagement process, decision matrix, and transition to business-as-usual operations

United Airlines is an equal opportunity employer. United Airlines recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical ability, age, veteran status, and other protected status as required by applicable law.

United values diverse experiences, perspectives, and we encourage everyone who meets the minimum qualifications to apply. While having the "desired" qualifications make for a stronger candidate, we encourage applicants who may not feel they check ALL of those boxes! We are always looking for individuals who will bring something new to the table!

What's needed to succeed (Minimum Qualifications):

  • Bachelor's degree

  • 3 years of experience in Cybersecurity program or project management

  • Ability to work well under pressure and time constraints

  • Ability to perform in a dynamic environment and manage multiple projects and priorities

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, detail oriented & organized approach

  • Skilled in communicating with all levels of management (e.g., interpersonal skills, approachability, effective listening skills, appropriate use of style and language for the audience)

  • Willingness to learn from others and self-teach to continuously grow

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States for any employer without sponsorship

  • Successful completion of interview required to meet job qualification

  • Reliable, punctual attendance is an essential function of the position

What will help you propel from the pack (Preferred Qualifications):

  • CISA

  • Security+

  • Moderate programming skills

  • Basic knowledge of computer operating systems, network design, embedded security, and security architecture principles

  • Knowledge of security engineering and architecture concepts

  • United Airlines is an equal opportunity employer. United Airlines recruits, employs, trains, compensates and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, physical ability, age, veteran status and other protected status as required by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application

Equal Opportunity Employer

  • Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT
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