Analytics & Data Science
Analytics & Data Science
We’re a data-driven organization, which makes our Analytics and Data Science teams the brains of our operation. On the cutting edge of customer and business analytics, they make sure all our decisions and innovations are based on the latest insights.
Why this job’s a big deal:
The VP, Business Analytics will be responsible for uncovering insights that explain business performance and/or drive the business forward, and influence internal stakeholders in Finance, Product, Technology, Marketing and Customer Care. You’ll be a key partner in fueling our product offering growth for not just Priceline, but for Booking Holdings as a whole.
In this role you will get to:
Utilize your expertise in providing hands on people leadership for a Global team of business analysts, data scientists, data engineers, software engineers, product managers, user researchers and architects to identify and execute on high priority business opportunities
Lead the analysis of trends, model future behavior, and forecast business outcomes
Develop strategies and approaches to analyzing large data sources using analytical tools to develop predictive models, drillable dashboards, and conducting ad-hoc analyses
Partner with internal stakeholders (ie. product, marketing, etc.) to improve business performance using insights generated by the team
Regularly partner with the sales team to deliver actionable insights to improve partner performance, and co-develop key metrics against which the supply teams will be measured
Provide actionable intelligence on the competitive environment, marketplace dynamics, customers, and other external and internal forces that could impact our business
Lead growth initiatives to drive business forward
Partner with our affiliate team, and our sister brands to identify and drive growth opportunities across both flight and accommodations
Foster a culture of high-performance, with team members located across the globe
Who you are:
Exceptional track record, with at least 10 years of experience in a top high growth, eCommerce or travel company
Experience fostering and leading exceptional, high performing, global teams
Extensive experience in developing and producing KPIs to measure performance
At least 10 years in experience in business reporting, analytics and business intelligence
Extensive knowledge and experience with data science, data mining and business intelligence tools
Excellent database, SQL, python skills using large data sets
Proven problem solver: accurately assess problems and effectively and efficiently arrive at the best solutions
Ability to communicate complex concepts in a simple way
Demonstrated ability to function in a fast-paced, innovative organization
Proven business operator and strong leader
Ability to effectively liaise with multiple internal teams and senior leadership
BA/BS degree required, MBA a plus
Illustrated history of living the values necessary 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. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is essential.
Who we are:
WE ARE PRICELINE.
Our success as one of the biggest players in online travel is all thanks to our incredible, dedicated team of talented employees. Priceliners are focused on being the best travel deal makers in the world, fueled by our passion to help everyone experience the moments that matter most in their lives. Whether it’s a dream vacation, your cousin’s graduation, or your best friend’s wedding – we make travel affordable and accessible to our customers.
Our culture is unique and inspiring (that’s what our employees tell us). We’re a grown-up, startup. We deliver the excitement of a new venture, without the struggles and chaos that can come with a business that hasn’t stabilized.
We’re on the cutting edge of innovative technologies. We keep the customer at the center of all that we do. Our ability to meet their needs relies on the strength of a workforce as diverse as the customers we serve. We bring together employees from all walks of life and we are proud to provide the kind of inclusive environment that stimulates innovation, creativity and collaboration.
Priceline is part of the Booking Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: BKNG) family of companies, a highly profitable global online travel company with a market capitalization of over $80 billion. Our sister companies include Booking.com, BookingGo, Agoda, Kayak and OpenTable.
If you want to be part of something truly special, check us out!
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – Our Commitment
Priceline ensures equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without discrimination or harassment based on race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, or any other classification protected by governing law.