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.
Why this job’s a big deal?
Priceline is looking for a world class, high energy Director, Technical Program Management 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.
Priceline is currently working remote until approx. September 2021. Once we return to the offices this role can be based in our NYC Office or Norwalk, CT headquarters.
In this role you will get to:
Lead a variety of Infrastructure projects and programs that support Priceline’s Infrastructure goals and Cloud migration program
Partner closely with Priceline’s Cloud provider, external vendors and internal Priceline Data, Application, Product and Infrastructure team members to achieve project goals.
Support all governance activities by reporting on deliverables, risks, issues and progress against milestones.
Collaborate with all stakeholders and program contributors to set quarterly team goals that align to Priceline’s Infrastructure roadmap.
Translate projects into concrete deliverables, and shepherd these deliverables 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 leveraged by your peers in the Product & Program team.
Manage the activities of several agile scrum teams, running all sprint ceremonies including daily standups, sprint planning, story pointing, demos and retrospectives.
Promote and utilize business intelligence reporting and metrics, acting as an ambassador for measurement, accountability and a disciplined approach to process improvement throughout the Priceline organization. Utilize your experience in Agile management to design processes and manage program execution.
Who you are:
You have 8-10 years of Program Management experience in a technology organization (preferably ecommerce), running a variety of infrastructure, development, compliance, security or privacy programs.
You have the technical acumen and breadth to manage a wide range of Infrastructure and Cloud-related technology projects. Experience with Google Cloud Services is a plus.
You hold a Bachelor’s or Master's degree 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 ability to juggle 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
Ideally, you have used Jira/Confluence and are experienced with Agile SCRUM development.
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.