Senior Technical Program Manager (Hotels EPI)

Senior Technical Program Manager (Hotels EPI)

R4622

Location

Toronto

Career Track

Technology

Senior Technical Program Manager (Hotels EPI)

This role is eligible for our hybrid work model: 2 days in-office

Senior Technical Program Manager (Hotels EPI)

Our Technology team is the backbone of our company: constantly creating, testing, learning and iterating to better meet the needs of our customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ideas-led environment, you’re in the right place (this needs to be replace by something about the security team)

Why this job’s a big deal

Priceline is looking for a world class, high energy Technical Program Manager to join the Product and Program Delivery team to support and improve our business processes.  In this critical role, you will partner with Product and Tech leaders to plan, design and drive the execution of projects to make big deal moments for our customers, and to ensure that we remain competitive, and get the work done.

In this role you will get to:

  • As a core member of a ‘triad’ comprising Product, Development and Program leadership, you will be responsible for the cohesive cross-functional planning, execution and delivery of the strategic technology projects, programs and portfolios of work that make big deal moments for our customers.

  • Collaborate with all stakeholders and program contributors to set quarterly team goals that align to Priceline’s Hotel product development roadmaps. 

  • Translate the program’s complex processes into concrete deliverables, and shepherd these from definition to deployment across the organization. 

  • Ensure accurate and current information is shared broadly with senior leaders and stakeholders.

  • Contribute your ideas and best practices to be used by your peers in the Product & Program team.

  • Manage one or more agile scrum teams of on-shore and off-shore Java developers, running all sprint ceremonies including daily standups, sprint planning, story pointing, demos and retrospectives. 

  • Guides the scrum teams on how to use Agile practices and principles to deliver high quality products and services to our customers.

  • Promote and apply business intelligence reporting and metrics, acting as an ambassador for measurement, accountability and a focused approach to process improvement throughout the Priceline organization. Apply your experience in Agile management to design processes and lead program execution.

Who you are:

  • You have 5-10 years of Program Management experience in a technology organization (preferably ecommerce), running a variety of product development, infrastructure, compliance, security or privacy programs. 

  • You hold a Bachelor’s, Master's degree or equivalent experience in Information Systems and Technology, Computer Science, Management, or Business Administration

  • You are someone who possesses assertiveness and diplomacy, and achieves team cohesion, while integrating and aligning corporate initiatives.

  • You have a proven track record to prioritize and balance conflicting priorities, to build best in class solutions with an eye for fine details, and to break down high-level problems and articulate solutions to both business and technical audiences

  • Strong Jira and Confluence experience.

  • Strong understanding of and experience with Agile methodology, techniques, and frameworks such as Scrum or Kanban to deliver solutions. 

  • Exemplifies and promotes Agile values and principles

  • Illustrated history of living the values vital to Priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust.

  • The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it is core to our identity. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is critical.

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