Product Mgmt & Design
Product Mgmt & Design
Our Product Design and Management teams work tirelessly to understand what our customers need and make it a reality. They’re the ones who make our deals come to life and our user experience simple and intuitive.
We are looking for a world class product management lead to join our mobile apps team to lead the growth and expansion of next generation iOS and Android products for Priceline.com. As the lead Product Owner in our Mumbai, India office, you will build a deep understanding of our native apps business, the product offering, and the needs of the consumer base.
As a member of our Native Apps Team, you’ll be defining requirements for Priceline’s world-class iPhone, iPad, and Android apps for booking hotels, rental cars, and air travel. You will work closely with developers, other Product Owners, business stakeholders, and UI/UX specialists to create fast, stable native solutions build on top of Apple’s and Google’s latest iOS and Android SDKs. You’ll be identifying opportunities for A/B tests that will provide measurable business results, and will partner closely with our design and technology teams to turn these opportunities into product requirements.
Ideal candidates will have a passion for travel, knowledge of Google’s Material Design and Apple’s Human Interface guidelines, experience optimizing online commerce funnels, a desire for measuring and understanding how our users book, and the ability to create simple user experiences that provide measurable results.
Candidates must be innovative, able to craft a vision, define products, and thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment. We aim to release products often with constant iteration and reliance on quantitative and qualitative metrics to help define further optimizations and enhancements. Ideal candidates will display strong leadership skills with experience in managing cross-functional, co-located teams.
What You’ll Do:
Serve as primary point of contact for product management needs in Mumbai office, frequently checking in and collaborating with product team in New York
Lead product development initiatives utilizing user and competitive research, business case development, scoping, and all phases of the product development lifecycle
Define product specifications, establish milestones, and manage quality assurance activities for a cross-functional team
Define success metrics for new projects and track daily performance for existing products to ensure the team is moving towards defined goals.
Work with the design team to create wireframes and designs that articulate the product vision.
Research, troubleshoot, diagnose, and recommend solutions to complex business and technical problems.
Assist in managing the prioritization of new features and bugs.
Continuously propose new A/B tests to improve conversion and engagement.
What We’re Looking For:
7-10+ years of consumer-facing internet product management experience, with a minimum of 3-5 years experience in defining and driving the vision of native mobile applications
Demonstrated ability to provide product leadership in a fast-paced and innovative environment.
Demonstrated ability to mentor, groom and lead cross-functional team members
An understanding of the mobile landscape and experience with native application design and development standards (Google’s material guidelines and Apple’s human interface guidelines)
Strong analytical skills. Able to interpret data and trends, diagnose problems, and recommend action plans to resolve issues.
Intellectual curiosity to research, learn, and apply industry knowledge
A self-starter who is confident and able to move projects forward independently with little direction
Comfort with managing multiple projects concurrently
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills
A desire to work in a fast-paced, results driven environment with multiple responsibilities
Experience with SQL and mobile analytic tools (we use Localytics here)
Prior experience working with an international company (EST vs IST time zone overlap)
Experience working in travel is useful. Passion for travel required!
Demonstrated history of living the values important to priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics
Priceline is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.