Director, DevOps & Site Reliability

Director, DevOps & Site Reliability




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Director, DevOps & Site Reliability

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

Director, DevOps & Site Reliability

Priceline Partner Solutions (PPS) manages the products and services that power the distribution for Priceline’s travel supply to some of the most iconic brands in the world. PPS helps millions of travelers be there for the moments that matter, by enabling them to access our great rates and inventory for hotels, flights, rental cars and vacation packages through our affiliate partner websites, APIs, and call centers.

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.

We welcome people at the top of their game who work collaboratively, prioritize learning, and take their work seriously, but not themselves. Priceline Partner Solutions is a grown-up start-up, combining cutting-edge technology with real purpose. For us, every trip is a big deal.

Why this job’s a big deal:

Put your mark on a multi-cloud platform that underpins B2B products for a top travel company.  Lead major initiatives to improve reliability, scaling, management and developer empowerment for a major business unit.

In this role you will get to:

  • Strategic leadership for DevOps & Site Reliability teams for the PPS Technology Platform

  • Oversee the design, deployment, and management of the organization's infrastructure.

  • Drive the automation of deployment, configuration management, and monitoring processes to improve efficiency and reduce manual intervention

  • Select and implement appropriate DevOps tools and platforms. Evaluate and select third-party tools and services that align with the organization's needs and goals.

  • Develop and maintain disaster recovery plans to ensure business continuity in the event of outages or disasters.

Who you are:

  • 7+ years of progressively complex related experience.

  • Must have people management experience

  • Proven experience implementing and managing DevOps and SRE practices in large-scale environments.

  • Strong knowledge of infrastructure as code (IaC) and automation tools such as Terraform or Ansible

  • Proficiency in AWS & Google Cloud

  • Exceptional problem-solving skills to troubleshoot complex technical issues and identify root causes.

  • Experience in managing complex projects and initiatives, including resource allocation, budgeting, and scheduling.

  • Proven track record of leading and managing technical teams, including hiring, mentoring, and performance evaluation.

  • Experience developing and executing a strategic vision for the DevOps and SRE functions.

  • Experience with Site Reliability Engineering principles, including setting and managing Service Level Objectives (SLOs), Service Level Indicators (SLIs), and error budgeting.

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

  • The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it’s a way of life. It’s therefore essential that you also meet our high standard of ethics, honesty, transparency and compliance.

There are a variety of factors that go into determining a salary range, including but not limited to external market benchmark data, geographic location, and years of experience sought/required. In addition to a competitive base salary, certain roles may be eligible for an annual bonus and/or equity grant.

The salary range for this position is  $175,000 to $220,000 USD