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Program Manager III
The Expedia Tagging and Taxonomy Team is seeking a creative, intellectually curious, motivated Program Manager III. Tagging and Taxonomy are foundational technical components of Expedia Marketing infrastructure that allow both detailed measurement of marketing campaigns and large-scale data gathering to occur across all Expedia Marketing channels. These tools allow Expedia to efficiently find new customers – Search Engine Marketing, Metasearch, Affiliate relationships, etc. We process huge data sets and output this data for both real-time purposes (i.e., tailoring our website) and for analytics purposes.
You will own and drive the life cycle of new features from high level concept to design to operational delivery and beyond. You will be responsible for coordinating business and technical components to ensure delivery of high-quality products on time, working directly with a hardworking team of product owners, developers, and marketers who are responsible for building applications and services for the world's largest travel agency. If you love state of the art technologies with cutting-edge development practices, in an agile environment, we want to speak with you!
What you'll do:
Turn high-level project objectives into a comprehensive set of tasks by leading intensive, multi-discipline, organizing sessions
Collaborate with software engineers to identify feature details and elaborate in detail tasks
Handle trade-offs effectively between cost/schedule versus business benefit
Work with developers, testers, other technology teams, and operations during implementation
Facilitate release of features to production and coordinate problem resolution once the new feature has gone live
Clearly communicate project updates, risks and issues to partners and senior management
Understand and actively advance standard methodologies (e.g. Agile/Scrum, Continuous Delivery)
Encourage common goals and get results across teams
Who you are:
Bachelor's degree in a related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
5+ years in a project management, product management, or program management role, in a technical capacity
High degree of proficiency with project management including issue and risk identification and management, tracking dependencies and project achievements, and communication of overall status
Experience with large scale, sophisticated, multi-tier web applications
Experience with Cloud Computing (i.e., AWS )
Ability to creatively solve difficult business/technology problems
Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects at a time, prioritize workload effectively
Thrive in a dynamic and complex environment
Strong business insight
Experience with the full SDLC and shipping software using Agile methodologies
Successfully worked with cross functional teams to drive the implementation of both new features as well as resolving operational issues
Familiarity with web product development and understanding of typical technology architecture for high-volume web sites
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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®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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United Kingdom - London
ID # R-75306-1
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