Product Manager II
Looking to join a team at the forefront of developing a data driven, intelligent travel platform. FCTS (Financial and Core Transaction Systems) operates between Expedia Group’s Brands, Supply teams, and Financial systems and is the transactional heartbeat of the company. In this role, you will drive the strategy and vision for to assess, innovate, build and evolve the data products providing Booking and Financial data to Expedia Group’s internal and external partners.
This role is inherently cross-functional --you will work closely with counterparts in software engineering, operations, program and strategy to ensure the team is delivering with high standards. You will facilitate cross-team and cross-customer collaboration. To demonstrate investments are producing the best bang-for-buck, you will author concise monthly communications for senior executives. You will be responsible for creating business cases, roadmaps and agile artifacts. Your efforts will guide booking data platform product strategy to maximize company revenue, reduce cost, improve customer satisfaction, and enhances the value of the assigned brand or product line.
What you’ll do:
Lead our transformation from to real-time, big data streaming analytics platform and services, handling billions of financial and booking transactions.
Create buy-in for the product vision both internally and with partners throughout Expedia Group.
Evaluate the impact of trade-off decisions between programs and initiatives.
Maintain a high attention to detail, with the ability to manage multiple, competing priorities simultaneously.
Direct and control the activities of product team accountable for the development of new and existing tech products and features.
Proactively identify and resolve issues that may impair a team's ability to meet strategic, financial and technical goals.
Draw on analytical and quantitative skills, using hard data
Who you are:
Platform Product skills-ability to dig into technical aspects and proven success driving configurable, reusable, and automated technology solutions in a high growth environment
Industry experience in managing products, preferably in e-commerce, Travel or hospitality industry experience, highly valued
Excellent critical thinking and strong operating skills.
Demonstrable project management and organizational skills.
Demonstrated ability to understand and discuss technical concepts, manage trade-offs and evaluate opportunistic new ideas with internal and external partners.
Communicate clearly and compellingly, effectively influencing across cross functional teams
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Business Administration, MBA preferred
2+ years’ work experience in product management positions
Why Join Us
Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them to tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer. We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.
Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.
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Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.