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Job Title:  Product Director - Crew Management


Southlake, TX, US

Req ID: 52956

Job Family: Production and Project Management


Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. At Sabre, we make travel happen. Positioned at the center of the business of travel, our platform connects people with experiences that matter in their lives. Today, Sabre is creating a new marketplace for personalized travel. It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs or our airline, hotel and travel agency customers. Join our journey! 

Job Description


Have you been scheduling crew members at an airline for a few years and always thought, "Hey! there must be smarter and more efficient ways of doing this in 2021 - making use of artificial intelligence (AI) and cloud enable technologies?"  Or are you a member of the airline optimization community and want to turn new ideas into a real product? 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.


The Role


As a key member of the crew management (CM) product team you will report to head of crew product. This high performing team is designed to cultivate the future leaders of our business. Your energy, drive, innovation, and problem-solving ability will enable driving significant impact in our crew business that supports airlines around the world with over 250,000 flight crews counting on us every day.


  • Work closely with the head of CM to ensure the team achieves its product ambitions and manages the annual investment plan
  • Partner with technology, delivery, and customer care to ensure airline operations are driving the business toward its multi-year outlook
  • Point of contact with external customers validating requirements, requesting modifications or new features
  • Evaluates initiatives against the organization’s strategic priorities, ensuring the relentless pursuit of selected initiatives
  • Manage development priorities, delivery and resource capacity, write business requirements, support user stories, and understand solution alternatives
  • Oversee product/projects/programs involving cross-functional teams, tracking product adoption and performance

Job Requirements


  • Bachelor’s degree (MBA preferred)
  • 5+ yrs industry related experience in CM OR operations research with a focus on optimization
  • Experience with large, geographically dispersed, multi-functional global organizations
  • Ability to distill complex information into simple and meaningful insights & conclusions
  • Prior stream lead experience in a formal or informal capacity
  • Experience across a broad range of business and functional topics such as: organizational effectiveness, portfolio and business unit/functional strategy, evaluation of business cases, investment opportunities
  • Thought leader with the ability to think strategically and communicate effectively
  • Capability to guide, educate, & influence the thinking of senior decision makers
  • Working knowledge of phases of the product life cycle, including engineering specifications, customer requirements gathering, software design and development, testing - including unit, functional, systems and integration, implementation/delivery


Real work life balance

Remember when the partners presented their most recent wellbeing survey decreeing that things were about to change? Then… nothing changed… Our team does! We want you to be at your best; and that means providing you with moments to take a breath.


Life enablers

  • Work from anywhere (That’s right, you can work from the beach)
  • Five, yes FIVE weeks PTO
  • 12 weeks paid parental leave (even for Dad’s)
  • 40-hour week (we mean it)
  • No working weekends
  • Volunteer PTO


Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Compliance Office at compliance.office@sabre.com.

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW


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Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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