Want to help drive the future of innovation in Aviation?

Our global reputation as an IT innovator is underpinned by a strong, visionary team at the Emirates Group where innovation is at the core of our culture. Given the breadth of the IT department’s reach, talented, ambitious and service-driven professionals can succeed across a range of areas from airline and airport operations, travel and leisure, to all the corporate service areas providing support to the business.

We are looking to recruit talented IT specialists who have experience designing, developing and integrating systems and business solutions, across a spectrum of roles, including: Cybersecurity, Technical Product Management, DevOps, Hybrid Cloud, modern architecture, Software Engineering, Quality Engineering, Service Management, Digital Workplace, Agile Delivery and Innovation.

Offering a dynamic and varied technology environment, we offer exciting career growth opportunities across B2C, B2B, corporate support functions, fulfilment and operations, to support 40+ different businesses and brands in Dubai and globally.

Aside from our own internal programmes, Emirates has also invested in innovation programmes such as the Aviation X-Lab in partnership with GE, Airbus, Thales, and Collins Aerospace; and Intelak in partnership with Accenture, Microsoft, Dubai Tourism and Amadeus.

Upcoming Information Sessions

Upcoming Information Sessions

Our IT and recruitment teams are travelling to several countries (Spain, Egypt, Jordan, Tunisia, Turkey, Poland and Romania) in the next few months to find the best candidates to join our Dubai-based team.

Register online to be invited to an information session in a city near you, where you’ll get an overview of our IT team’s structure, key projects, the application process, pay and benefits, what it’s like to live in a dynamic city like Dubai and what you can expect your day to look like while working onsite.

Learn how you can personally and professionally develop your career with the world’s leading international airline. See you there!

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Upcoming Information Sessions

City Country Event Date
Madrid Spain 25-Oct
Barcelona Spain 27-Oct
Cairo Egypt 1-Nov
Amman Jordan 8-Nov
Tunis Tunisia 15-Nov
Istanbul Turkey 22-Nov
Krakow Poland 29-Nov
Bucharest Romania 6-Dec
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Message from our Chief Operating Officer

Message from our Chief Operating Officer

"Emirates continues to invest in technologies and introduce innovative solutions that are based on artificial intelligence, data and other smart solutions to deliver our products and serve our loyal customers in the most efficient and flexible manner. We are pleased to be one of the leading companies and provide employment opportunities for existing and new joiners to the Emirates Group. We will continue to rely and invest in our resources to support the Emirates Group requirements."

Adel Al Redha, Chief Operating Officer of the Emirates Group

Message from our Chief Operating Officer
Software Engineering

Software Engineering

As a talented software engineer with the Emirates Group you’ll develop and maintain new software solutions across a range of areas using cutting-edge technologies. You’ll be part of an agile team with the autonomy to handle software engineering projects. This includes integrating third-party products as well as in-house custom built applications. You’ll have opportunity to work with a broad mix of technology platforms and software languages as you design, build, test and integrate these solutions. We follow the latest software development and deployment practices through a continuous integration and continuous deployment (CI/CD) for both on-premises and cloud deployment.

Technical Product Management

Technical Product Management

You’ll integrate and organise our vast web of technologies into a set of technical products that work for our businesses and create a better customer experience. As part of our team you’ll define the vision, set the roadmap, prioritise the backlogs and manage a complex sequence of events to bring our innovative and intelligent digital products to life.

Technical Product Management
Architecture

Architecture

We’re moving to a microservices and event-driven approach to architecture to make sure that each technical solution is designed to meet our business needs and standards. You’ll be a technical expert behind developing leading-edge, best-in-class technology experiences.

Agile Delivery

Agile Delivery

As a scrum master or release train engineer you’ll foster tight integration with our business partners. We deliver iterations through Scrum, Kanban and Scaled Agile methodologies.

Agile Delivery
Quality Engineering

Quality Engineering

Focusing on both functional and non-functional testing, you’ll make use of automation platforms to guarantee the quality of all technical solutions. Through automated regression testing and performance engineering, we can now test and deploy our applications faster than ever before.

DevSecOps

DevSecOps

As a site reliability engineer you’ll deliver, maintain and operate applications, infrastructure, and technology platforms. All while taking care to deliver projects rapidly, securely and efficiently. We’ll use our platforms and tools to automate the build and deployment process of our infrastructure and technology solutions across both on-premises and cloud data centres. At the same time, you’ll manage the overall stability and performance of our production systems.

DevSecOps
Infrastructure and Service Management

Infrastructure and Service Management

You’ll help to establish, manage and operate the core networks, servers, storage and shared platforms in keeping with our IT infrastructure library framework. This team runs our private and public clouds using the latest software-defined networking, virtualisation and containerisation technologies. Ultimately we deliver and operate mission-critical, high-available, high-performance infrastructure and application services. Our 24x7 Technology Command Centre makes sure that all our services are operational and accessible at every moment of the day.

Cybersecurity

Cybersecurity

Our highly skilled team of experts are well versed in combining technology with aviation cybersecurity expertise. Our global 24x7 operations centre monitors and responds to threats. Our cybersecurity team embeds security into every aspect of our technology, and as part of our team you’ll monitor and protect systems across the Emirates Group. This team continually reviews and tests all our technology for vulnerabilities and weaknesses before any technology is used anywhere in our business.

Cybersecurity
Innovation Team

Innovation Team

There’s never been a more exciting time to join the Innovation team at Emirates. Under the new sponsorship of the COO, the Emirates Pavilion building in EXPO City is the new centre for innovation, and the scale and scope of our portfolio has grown exponentially. You could be working with Intelak and Aviation X-Lab - our industry-leading programmes for startups, developing software and hardware robotics for critical operational areas, establishing our presence in the Metaverse and other Web 3.0 technologies. There are many opportunities for software engineers, start-up programme leads, Web 3.0 community engagement experts and further specialist positions.

Pay and benefits

Pay and benefits

Whatever role you are interested in, we offer a competitive total pay and benefits package. With the diverse range of the opportunities within the Emirates Group this package varies from role to role to ensure that we attract and retain the talent we need to continue our success.

The details below give a flavour of the benefits we offer for generic Dubai based roles, but please check with our Recruitment Specialists to find out which will be applicable to the role you are interested in, especially if this is outside Dubai or with dnata.

Alternatively please review the benefits in each of the specific careers sections.

Pay and benefits

Fixed Compensation for Dubai based roles

Competitive base salary, paid tax free and reviewed annually

Accommodation or a cash alternative

Transport or a cash alternative


Variable Compensation for Dubai based roles

Role specific allowances – payable to those in specialist roles or who have specialist skills

Eligibility for the Emirates Group Profit Share scheme – an annual scheme that pays out to all eligible colleagues if the Group profit target is exceeded

Pay and benefits

Benefits (contractual)

Medical insurance; Life insurance; Personal accident / Workmen’s Compensation – insurance to ensure you are appropriately covered for medical treatment, emergencies and accidents whilst employed by the Group.

Education Support Allowance – assistance with the cost of your eligible children’s education in Dubai or abroad, applicable to eligible grades only.

Annual leave – a minimum of 30 calendar days per year.

Annual leave travel – a return ticket home each year, paid for by the Group.

Pay and benefits

End of Service Benefit - a gratuity payment at the end of your service with the company which increases with your length of service.

Pension Scheme – a retirement savings plan, applicable to eligible grades and nationalities only.

Pay and benefits

Benefits (non-contractual)

Emirates Group Staff Travel – enables you, your family and friends to travel the world at discounted rates on Emirates Airline and selected other airlines.

Emirates Platinum Card enables you to benefit from over 1,500 offers and discounts on dining, shopping, wellness, education, services, automotive, entertainment, leisure and hotel stays in Dubai and around the world.

Pay and benefits