Senior Development Manager
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:
Our Flights Engineering Team is growing & this is an opportunity to come work on a modern global scale flights platform being built from scratch and also help manage a team of high caliber software engineers. This role provides an opportunity to showcase your leadership and management skills and build strong engineering teams.
We welcome people at the top of their game who work collaboratively, prioritize learning, and take their work seriously, but not themselves. Priceline provides exclusive discounts on hotels, flights, rental cars and packages through our proprietary booking engine. Our technology powers some of the most iconic brands in the world, helping millions of travelers be there for the moments that matter. For us, every trip is a big deal.
In this role you will get to:
Manage a team of high caliber software engineers.
Support and collaborate with other technology leaders in Priceline, as well as other leaders within your immediate team, to continuously improve existing opportunities, responsibilities and new endeavors.
Identify opportunities and drive improvement in our services & contribute to the ongoing and ever-changing development of global flights platform
Provide coaching and guidance to team members as assigned, as well as effectively manage team member performance.
Lead multiple projects, including planning, prioritization, and task delegation.
Enforce accountability for the quality of software that is created.
Who you are:
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or a related field or equivalent practical experience.
4+ years of engineering management experience along with a track record of hiring and retaining strong engineering talent.
Technical knowledge of Java, Spring, Mysql, Cloud, Kubenetes, Containers, kafka and distributed systems design.
Display leadership through transformation, display management through positive influence.
Conduct training and workshops, provide a management strategy including but not limited to development through agile, visuals & documentation, problem solving, KPI and metrics, capacity management, coaching and feedback, as well as individual development plans.
Data driven mentality that translates into actionable conclusions & solutions to problems.
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.