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Principal Program Manager

Date: Mar 29, 2019

Location: Krakow, PL, 30-415

Company: Sabre

Req ID: 46434

Job Family: Production and Project Management


What happens when you combine technology with travel? Sabre! Did you know that cutting-edge technology is used at Sabre by more than 1 billion people around the globe? Did you know that Sabre processes approximately 85,000 transactions per second for the largest industry in the world - travel and tourism? Now that we have your attention, Sabre is an innovative technology company that leads the travel industry by helping our customers (and employees) succeed. We are looking for forward-thinking, creative people who take ownership of results and make things happen. If this sounds like you, consider joining our team.

Job Description

The P&T PMO organization Program Manager will lead complex technology programs with responsibility for high level planning to include funding, technology development, industry technology requirements, software testing and delivery in a product oriented agile environment


What you will do::

  • Work in an agile development environment supporting both product line programs and complex programs by driving planning, timing and reporting to ensure delivery of program commitments
  • Coordinate and align efforts across matrix-managed teams to define and maintain program goals, and schedules
  • Manage ongoing work through an agile framework, leveraging Rally to drive delivery and reporting established
  • Drive alignment and adherence to standards and direction set by the adopted operating model
  • Remove barriers that prevent efficient execution of deliverables and formulates mitigation plans to address program risks
  • Produce metrics-driven reporting to represent program status, risks, dependencies and actions leveraging Rally
  • Provide regular status reporting (verbal and written) leveraging Rally to leadership and Business Units across the organization.
  • Facilitate program level issues and change management resolution
  • Develop and deliver concise executive level presentations

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years related experience
  • Large project or program management experience
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Advanced knowledge and use of PowerPoint and Excel
  • Exceptional analytical, problem solving and decision-making capabilities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to influence others at all levels of the organization
  • Very good organizational skills with strong attention to detail and follow-up
  • Written and verbal communication skills and excellent presentation skills

 Additional assets:

  • Airline or Travel Industry experience
  • Agile and Scrum process knowledge
  • PMP and/or Agile certificates


Why it is worth working with us?

  • profit from our VIP medical package with free travel insurance and dental care, sport medicine, life insurance and Benefit System
  • lift your qualifications through challenging tasks, knowledge sharing sessions, wide range of trainings and get technical certification reimbursement
  • work in modern office with comfortable location, no dress code, flexible working time and get additional day off
  • use your car or bike to get to the office - free of charge parking lot for employees; get support from Eco Team
  • enjoy friendly atmosphere, free gifts for employees and explore new technologies at our Innovation Lab
  • join one of 10 Sabre communities and develop your hidden skills and potential; give help and get fun taking part in numerous charity actions
  • recommend your friends and get a very attractive referral bonus


We will give careful consideration to your application and review your details against the position criteria. You will receive separate notification as we progress your application. Please note that only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will proceed in the selection process. To learn more about the people and culture at Sabre, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn


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