Sr. Program Manager Job Listing at Expedia, Inc. in Bellevue, WA (Job ID 30663)

Expedia

Expedia, Inc.

Location: Bellevue, WA
Application deadline: None
Type: Full time
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
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Industries
Internet, Travel/Tourism
Description
Position Description Senior Program ManagerExpedia, the world leader in online travel, is looking for a high energy and technical Program Manager to join the Lodging Pricing and Selection Optimization (LPSO) team. Travel retailing is moving into a new phase with lots of exciting opportunities for Expedia, and the LPSO team is chartered to build the next generation of distributed and scalable shopping platform based on Grid computing. We need a Program Manager who is deeply passionate about implementing high performing systems that delivers outstanding retail experience to customers.Qualified individuals must be adept at translating complex and higher-level requirements to concrete technical deliverables, and possess strong project management skills to shepherd these deliverables from definition to deployment. You'll work closely with business and engineering teams throughout the company in a visible role that requires you to coordinate across teams, mitigate risks and balance business needs with technical constraints. The ability to motivate and lead a project team to execute against plan is also critical. Strong oral and written communication skills are a must. You must also have keen analytical skills to identify KPIs that the team can focus on, as you help team design and execute on key featuresResponsibilities:Turning business requirements into detailed user stories, with well-articulated ROI.Driving Agile feature development and delivery; working with Scrum master, Dev and Test, and OperationsDefining and articulate project KPIs with respect to functional and system-level performance, and actively track these post-release.Delivering clear onboarding instructions and use case explanations for clients of the platform.Managing and supporting existing products: including investigation, troubleshooting, and collaboration with other technology groups.Regular communication with the project team and stakeholders, ensuring all parties have accurate and current information.Qualifications:7+ years of Software Program Management in a professional technology organization (preferably ecommerce).A Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science or a related field, or relevant technical background is required.Proven track record of delivering complex projects.Experience in Agile development process.Ability to break down high-level problems and articulate solutions to various audiences (business to technical).Proven ability to work with operations and define and monitor system-level metrics including performance.Experience with designing high-performing web service APIs strongly preferred About Expedia, Inc. Our mission is to revolutionize travel through the power of technology. Collectively, the Expedia, Inc. brands cover virtually every aspect of researching, planning, and booking travel, from choosing the best airplane seat, to reading personal travel reviews of hotels, to planning what to do in a destination once you arrive. The Expedia, Inc. portfolio serves both leisure and business travelers with tastes and budgets ranging from modest to luxury. Expedia delivers consumer travel demand from nearly every continent to nearly 149,000 hotels and hundreds of airlines, tour operators, car rental companies and destination services supply partners. Please visit company website to learn more about our travel brands.This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization. LPSOTeam *LI-CS1
Salary: . Date posted: 07/28/2014


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