Greetings from Conch Technologies, Inc
Immediate need for an GDS Subject Matter Expert WITH OUR DIRECT CLIENT!
"US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US without sponsorship will be considered. We are not able to sponsor at this time"
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Position : GDS Subject Matter Expert
Location: Dallas TX
Duration: 6+ Months
This Senior Analyst will be acting as a GDS SME within the QMO, supporting changes to Client's travel agency booking system in order to make Clients more competitive within the corporate bookings and travel agency sales arena.
Candidates will be responsible for creating and managing GDS bookings, understand the architecture and how it works, and Candidates should be able to articulate any issues that were found Candidates should be a thinker.
Candidates should be familiar with how GDS works within an airline.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Act as a SME in regards to GDS technology.
Ensure all proper forms of testing are taking place.
Ensure that teams are testing what the business expectation is out of these requirements.
Test plan creation, reviewing test cases that are being developed to ensure Candidates map to what the requirements are, and tracking the test execution.
Collaborating with the application development partners for issue resolution in regards to defects.
Working with vendor resources both on and offshore (This is who does the bulk of test execution).
Minimum of 5 years work experience as an Analyst or equivalent position required
Minimum of 5 years with hands on requirements facilitation and/or technical architecture design preferred
Minimum of 2 years working on large, complex projects including multiple teams required.
Expert level knowledge of a GDS system required.
GDS system could include Sabre, Apollo or Worldspan.
GDS experience should be specific to the airline industry (not hotels, car bookings, cruises, etc.)
Experience with data creation (PNRs) within a GDS required.
Cryptic knowledge is preferred ability to read Cryptic and understand how the inventory function works.
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Conch Technologies, Inc
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