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Sr Director, Flights, Technical Program Management
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 Technical Program Manager 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.
In this role you will get to:
Program manage the work required to deliver on Priceline’s new Flights platform, a multi-year platform development program and an area of strategic investment for the company – partnering closely with internal product, development, finance, business teams and external vendor partners to achieve development goals.
Manage, develop and mentor a staff of 7 TPMs based in Toronto and Mumbai.
With your team, support program governance activities by tracking and reporting on deliverables, risks, issues and progress against milestones. Ensure accurate and current information is shared broadly with senior leaders and stakeholders.
Collaborate with all stakeholders and program contributors to set quarterly team goals that align to Priceline’s Flights roadmap, mapping priorities, dependencies and workforce capacity.
Translate the program’s complex processes into concrete deliverables, and shepherd these deliverables from definition to deployment across the organization.
Contribute your ideas and best practices to be leveraged by your peers in the Product & Program team.
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 15 years of Program Management experience in a technology organization (preferably ecommerce), running a variety of product development, infrastructure, compliance, security or privacy programs.
You will have 5+ years of people management
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 advanced ticketing systems like Jira/Confluence and are experienced with Agile SCRUM development and mindset
You have a demonstrated history of living the values important to priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable integrity and ethics.
Ability to travel to Norwalk, CT and Mumbai will be required.