General Information

Area: IT

Location: United Kingdom

City: London

Contract Type: Permanent

Work Schedule: Full-time

Date published: 01-Oct-2019

Ref #: 41

Description and Requirements

Why IAG Tech?

Our vision of Technology Excellence - to be industry leaders in the use of technology – means there has never been a more exciting time to be part of IAG Tech.

By joining IAG Tech, you will play an important role in providing IT services to our many operating companies, enabling them to work in the most efficient and effective manner. You will be empowered to challenge the norm, helping to transform the customer journey.

IAG Global Business Services (GBS) is part of International Airlines Group, one of the world’s largest airline groups, with 573 aircraft flying to 268 destinations and carrying around 113 million passengers each year.

IAG GBS provides a plug and play platform of scalable, best in class procurement, finance and IT business services to IAG’s operating companies, which include Aer Lingus, Avios, British Airways, IAG, IAG Cargo, Iberia, Iberia Express, LEVEL and Vueling. 

The company is headquartered in Krakow, and has operations in London, Madrid, Dublin and Chennai.


In addition, you will make an impact in this role by… 

  • Working on a variety of projects and programmes focused on establishing a common platform environment (focused on Cloud based solutions) within the IAG Cargo business. 

  • Performing quality assurance throughout all stages of product design, build, testing and deployment  

  • Working with the Architecture team to ensure solution sketches, and statement of work documents are created and fit for purpose

  • Making sure our external partners deliver quality products and are compliant with the agreed architecture and the technical standards set in the initial design stage 

  • Creating and coordinate test plans/strategies before ensuring the correct testing is undertaken

  • Acting as an escalation point related to technical challenges for ongoing projects  

To achieve in this role, you are likely to…  

  • Have a strong background in Solution Delivery, Software Design or Technical Lead based roles

  • Have managed large third party suppliers and have demonstrable experience of delivering success through them

  • Have worked on transformation programmes moving from On-Prem into the Cloud and transitioning from legacy to SaaS/Off-the-shelf solutions

  • Have a high attention to detail and be able to ensure solutions fit into the wider IT Architecture and strategy

  • Be familiar with some of the following technologies:- AWS / Microservices / Cloud technology / Salesforce / WebLogic / TomCat / Java

  • Any experience within Cargo / Logistics / 3PL / FMCG / Goods Handling industries is desirable but not essential 

What we offer is the chance to enjoy a challenging career in an exciting, fast-moving environment in a dynamic industry. 

IAG GBS offers the opportunity to work in a multicultural environment with great offices in many locations.

We aim to provide all our people with a work life balance, and you will enjoy many benefits offered by a global organisation, including health insurance, pension and performance bonuses. 

An employment contract with IAG GBS

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.