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.
The Flight Product Team at Priceline.com is seeking a Product Manager with a background in API integration (airline industry knowledge a strong plus!) to lead a scrum team working on our Flight Connectivity platform. Position is based in our Mumbai office, with daily collaboration (and calls) with partners in the US, Canada, and the APAC region.
Flight Connectivity PMs are responsible for the most critical part of our product – the actual flight inventory. Connectivity includes connecting to various sources of airline inventory (GDSs, aggregators, consolidators, airline direct connects), measuring performance, maintaining health of a connection and supporting new capabilities.
What You’ll Do:
The product manager will work closely with a team of developers and internal stakeholders to come up with a strategy and roadmap of new connections and capability every quarter.
Defining business and technical KPIs to measure the effectiveness and health of a supply connection
Based on the roadmap, work directly with external partners (content providers like the GDS and Airlines) to understand their API’s, and connectivity requirements
Work with internal partners (Finance, Customer Service) to help them plan for supporting new connections, including data definitions and testing.
Define product specifications, establish milestones, and manage design, development and QA for your scrum team of 6-8 engineers, and be accountable for delivery of the end-to-end connections assigned to your team.
Research, troubleshoot, diagnose, and recommend solutions to complex business and technical problems that may arise
Maintaining documentation for internal and external clients detailing API specs for best in class developer experience
Maintain daily communication and updates to Connectivity Headquarters in Toronto, CA
What We’re Looking For:
4-6 years experience as a product manager with at least 2 working with a backend engineering team
Experience in managing internal and external stakeholders in multiple time zones
Data-driven approach. Strong analytical skills. Able to interpret data and trends, diagnose problems, and recommend action plans to resolve issues
A high-EQ scrum team lead who builds and maintains strong team culture and stakeholder relationships.
A self-starter who is very organized, confident and able to move projects forward with little direction, while communicating regularly to impacted parties, and remaining in alignment with team best practices.
Outstanding verbal and written communication skills – from product specifications, to JIRA tickets, to stakeholder presentations
Experience with basic SQL
High level of personal accountability, and a desire to work in a fast-paced, results driven environment.
BS/BA from premier school. MBA a plus.
Demonstrated history of living the values important to priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics.
Why you’ll love working with us:
Be a part of one of the largest OTAs in the US, which is part of one of the largest travel groups in the world, Booking Holdings.
Help Priceline grow to become an International leader in the Flight space by sourcing and connecting to the best inventory in all APAC countries.
Run your scrum team independently, working as a team to accomplish your goals and your roadmap. Engineers are dedicated to scrum teams and do not move often, allowing you to plan reliably and develop strong bonds with your engineering team.
Join the team during its transition to a fully equipped, modern office in the heart of Mumbai.
The Flights product and development team has a strong team culture – you’ll be part of an organization that cares about their product as well as each other.
Priceline is an equal opportunity employer in accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.