Product Manager II
Are you passionate about working at the intersection of technology and travel? At Expedia Group our employees and developers build the differentiated travel capabilities that unlock our mission of powering global travel for everyone, everywhere.
The Developer Platform & Infrastructure team was created to optimize productivity by simplifying the developer’s journey, so they spend less time navigating complexity and more time building what matters. Our product and technology teams span critical platform components including:
A Developer and Runtime Platform that enables Expedia Group to build world-class travel technology at scale
Hybrid & Cloud Infrastructure enabling our global travel brands to optimize performance, resilience, and scale
Reliability Engineering that keeps our leading traveler and B2B facing sites available, fast and delivering the results expected every time
Security solutions that enable Expedia Group to continuously earn our customer’s trust
Employee IT that enhances the productivity of our employees and helps make Expedia Group a wonderful place to build a rewarding career
We are looking for Product Managers that are passionate about technology and travel. Dynamic, organized, self-starters capable of leading some of our company’s most critical initiatives. In short, we are looking for team members with a deep-rooted disdain for complexity and strong desire to create simplified and effortless customer experiences through technology.
What you'll do:
Strive to understand our developer and employee customers – identify target personas and imagine effortless end-to-end experiences
Support development of the north star vision for future platform products used by some of the largest travel brands in the world
Define success and establish metrics to measure platform product performance
Collaborate on the creation of a product strategy for a portfolio of platform product initiatives from inception through delivery
Design a multi-quarter roadmap, product scenarios, user stories, and product backlog
Drive implementation, collaborating with dedicated and cross functional engineering teams
Deliver tangible business outcomes by working closely with engineering, design, and operation leaders
Advocate adoption of your platform products internally and externally
Build feedback and data loops to enable continuous product improvement at scale
Execute efficiently in a fast-paced fluid environment where change is constant, and creativity is encouraged
Who you are:
Avid traveler who believes that travel makes the world a better place
Technologist who understands that simplification is paramount
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, or equivalent field required; MBA preferred; or equivalent related professional experience
2+ years of product management or development experience in a corporate environment
Experience delivering technology products and measuring outcomes in a growth environment where priorities shift fast
Excellent oral and written communication skills to communicate complex concepts simply and convincingly to a wide range of audiences
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to influence
Strong customer focus with excellent problem solving and analytical abilities
Understanding and exposure to UI/UX development, web services and API design
Proficient in agile methodology and tools (e.g. JIRA)
Curious and dedicated to lifelong learning, self-awareness, and improvement
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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