SAERCO is a leading European Air Navigation Services Provider (ANSP). The company is launching a new department, A3I, for the development of advanced applications based on AI technologies, focusing mainly on the aeronautical sector. The Chief Executive Officer of A3I will lead this launch and manage A3I’s business development.
SAERCO is a Spanish company offering a full range of air navigation services, according to and certified per the Single European Sky Regulations. Its main clients are airport operators, ranging from low-traffic, small aerodromes like regional airports in Spain, medium-traffic airports like Ålesund in Norway, or high-traffic airports like those in Sevilla or Lanzarote. SAERCO is responsible for controlling air traffic in sixteen main airports in Spain and Norway with more than 500 thousand flight operations, carrying twenty million passengers in 2023.
Additionally, SAERCO has a training center specialized in aviation education services, where it teaches courses to obtain air controller and drone pilot licenses. SAERCO also employs engineering consultants who support clients in the aviation industry with business and management advice and audits. Lastly, SAERCO specializes in safety-enhancing assistance for air traffic control.
Guided by a global vision and oriented towards the well-being of its more than 150 employees, SAERCO strives to establish itself as a leading company in the provision of aviation services worldwide. Based on pillars such as air safety, financial strength, job satisfaction, transparency in communication, honesty, and the constant search for excellence, SAERCO works tirelessly to build a solid and reliable reputation. In this way, the company aims to raise cultural standards in the global field of air traffic and airport services.
Apps of Advanced AI (A3I)
The company is creating a new department for the development of Applications using Advanced Artificial Intelligence (A3I). This new department represents a fundamental pillar in the innovation and digital transformation strategy of SAERCO and will be dedicated to the exploration, development, and implementation of cutting-edge artificial intelligence solutions, with the aim of boosting efficiency, optimizing processes, and opening new avenues for growth, and competitiveness in the aeronautical sector.
The department will have a multidisciplinary team of experts in software engineering, data science, machine learning, and natural language processing. This allows A3I to be at the forefront of the design and development of intelligent systems in aeronautics products and services.
Integrating innovative technological AI solutions in air traffic management is complex because the requirements – safety, continuity, interoperability, service levels, quality, efficiency, and compliance – are legion. SAERCO’s new department aims to address this with the help of AI experienced professionals. The potential of AI for air traffic safety applications is tremendous. At the same time, building such solutions in this industry is completely new and unprecedented. As an agile company, SAERCO is distinctively positioned to innovate swiftly and navigate the complex demands of aviation safety using the new AI technologies as a key factor for transforming the aeronautical sector to be safer and more efficient.
Vacancy: Chief Executive Officer of A3I
The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of A3I will lead the new venture and ensure a swift launch of the new products and services based on AI, followed by continuous agile development. The CEO will establish the A3I department and will spearhead the AI business within SAERCO.
Therefore, the CEO necessarily has a strong technological background. In fact, during the initial phase, the position closer resembles that of a Chief Technology Officer – with additional commercial, business, and staff responsibilities. The CEO shall build, train, and lead the team of experts in AI technologies. They also manage the creation of the product and services roadmap, based on a solid technological background.
This is a tremendously interesting challenge for a high-performing tech-experienced leader, with a passion for developing smart, AI-assisted applications and services. SAERCO’s new A3I venture is a global pioneer, creating the opportunity for the CEO to truly build something unique that will change the global aeronautical sector. The CEO is either based in or willing to relocate to Madrid.
SAERCO is working with Top of Minds to fill this vacancy.
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