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Senior Product Manager
The Content Platform provides a portfolio of products to revolutionize traveler experiences throughout the customer journey across Expedia Group (EG)’s diverse portfolio of brands and lines of business.
We assemble, maintain and distribute content assets including Media, Text, Reviews, Property Data, Geo, Destination, and more. Through innovative knowledge-based systems and machine learning models we synthesize unique insights to answer questions about travel. Our configurable selection and aggregation capabilities enable a marketplace where diverse customers are matched with relevant partner offers.
In this role you will collaborate with a wide network of partners across the organization to deliver capabilities that improve client and customer experience and add value to our marketplaces.
You will lead the teams designing our knowledge-based systems working closely with our taxonomy team to super charge and realize our ambition in multiple EG wide critical initiatives including personalization and unified taxonomy. You will work with business partners, engineers, designers, and data scientists to tackle complex problems, and you will see the results of your work rapidly making a positive impact on our customers and our business.
What you’ll do:
Define and implement the product strategy for content knowledge-based capabilities including unified taxonomy, affinities, and attribute stores
Optimize for impact by collaboratively partnering with counterparts from all corners of Expedia Group
Using data, customer empathy and understanding middle user needs, you will make clear decisions to focus energy on the highest priorities
Gather detailed business opportunities from internal clients and turn them into the epics and stories that set the direction for engineering teams
Represent your customers’ interests to all levels of the organization, considering their needs at all stages of the product lifecycle
Support team growth by recognizing staff potential and guiding employees in developing skills by recommending appropriate training and sources of information
Create an environment for team effectiveness, where strengths are known and built up on and learning is shared to build capacity
Who you are:
Bachelor's degree in a related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
Master's in Business Administration or a related field, or equivalent related professional experience is preferred
5+ years’ experience in product or data management
Self-starter who can excel in a fast-paced and fluid environment, coping well with ambiguity
Hands on knowledge of travel ecommerce business is preferred
Proven success in delivering technology products in a high growth environment
Experience in new product development
Demonstrated experience as someone who can prioritize well, communicate clearly, and influence across cross functional teams
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Outstanding project management and organizational skills
Able to influence the broader organization and community of EG leaders
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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 States - Texas - Austin
ID # R-70330
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