Technical Product Manager II

Expedia   •  

Bellevue, WA

Not Specified years

Posted 270 days ago

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Job Description: 

The Multi Item Pricing Team is looking for a highly capable Technical Product Manger to join our team in building scalable services that handles billions of transactions per day. 

You will build highly available systems that scale to hundreds of millions of transactions, and use machine learning algorithms to find the optimal price to continue to grow Expedia's business. Our team is data driven and looks more at the ideas you bring then your title or credentials. 

In this role, you will be a leader, influencer, and contributor across our entire technology team. You will be able to see the impact the work you do has on Expedia's business. 

As a Technical Product Manager, you will own and drive the life cycle of new features from high level concept to design to operational delivery and beyond. You will be responsible for aligning business and technical components to ensure delivery of high quality products on time working directly with a talented team of product owners, developers, and data scientists who are responsible for building applications and services for the world's largest travel agency. If you love state of the art technologies with cutting-edge development practices, Continuous Delivery, Cloud Computing in an agile environment, we want to speak with you! 

Responsibilities: 

  • Turn high-level project objectives into a comprehensive set of tasks by leading intensive, multi-discipline, collaboration sessions. 

  • Collaborate with data scientists and software engineers to identify feature details and elaborate in detail tasks. 

  • Effectively handle trade-offs between cost/schedule versus business benefit. 

  • Work with developers, testers, other technology teams, and operations during implementation. Facilitate release of features to production and coordinate problem resolution once the new feature has gone live. 

  • Clearly communicate project updates, risks and issues to partners and senior management

  • Understand and actively advance standard methodologies (e.g. Agile/Scrum, Continuous Delivery). 

  • Promote collaboration and get results across teams. 

Qualifications: 

  • Experience with technical project management or product management role 

  • High degree of competency with project management including: issue and risk identification and management, tracking dependencies and project milestones, and communication of overall status

  • Experience with large scale, complex, multi-tier, web applications. 

  • Experience with Cloud Computing in particular AWS preferred

  • Ability to creatively solve complex business/technology problems. 

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks and projects at a time, prioritize workload effectively, and thrive in a dynamic and complex environment. 

  • Strong business insight. 

  • Experience with the full SDLC and shipping software using Agile methodologies. 

  • Shown ability to work with cross functional teams to drive the implementation of new features as well as resolve operational issues. 

  • Familiarity with web-based product development and understanding of typical technology architecture for high-volume web sites.

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