Director, Reservations Product Management Job Locations US-NY-New York Job ID 2018-2189
Hospitality - Hotel
Director, Reservations Product Management
Job Locations US-NY-New York Job ID 2018-2189
Are you looking to own product development from inception to launch? Do you have a passion for cutting-edge products and solutions? Do you want to join a world class team and contribute to our continued success? The Director of Product Management will drive innovation and lead the team responsible for building uniquely differentiating capabilities
We are looking for a great leader who is fearless about picking up new technologies, can take on complex problems, and can play a significant role in transforming and revolutionizing our platforms to drive significant growth.
You will be responsible not only for roadmaps across multiple business critical systems; but also, for working with a world class team to develop industry leading ideas and to turn these ideas into live products. You and your team will be responsible for crafting the vision, defining and defending product roadmaps, and driving those roadmaps from business requirements through post-launch analytical analysis to determine if success metrics are met.
Own the product vision and strategy for TravelClick's leading eCommerce platform for hotels.
Drive ongoing innovation and personalization of the online booking engine experience.
Evangelize the vision constantly so all stakeholders are aligned, have context and understand where we are going.
Lead cross-functional teams to develop roadmaps, create product definitions, establish milestones and manage the implementation and evolution of the product development cycle.
Collaborate across teams. The Director plays a critical role in creating alignment between teams and stakeholders.
Drive continual product improvements and inform the product roadmap with new ideas based on ongoing customer research, market/competitive analysis, and product performance
Identify new key performance indicators and monitor those KPIs
Work closely with operational, marketing, and sales teams to understand their needs and incorporate them into the broader set of requirements
Clearly communicate product plans, benefits and results
Partner with engineering to drive technical projects and provide leadership in an Agile development process, setting scope, prioritizing features & stories, managing daily progress, and defining acceptance criteria
Collaborate with other Product Managers, UX/UI Designers and Engineering teams to drive successful integrations across products
Bachelor’s degree required
5-7 years’ experience leading a product team and driving product roadmaps
3-5 years’ experience in building successful software products
Master’s Degree preferred
Deep internet business knowledge with demonstrable domain expertise within either CRM, CRS, and/or BI systems
Travel Industry experience
Experience working in the rapidly changing environment
Proven track record of launching products across multiple platforms
Strong technical background and ability to speak in-depth with engineering staff and leaders about implications and trade-offs of decisions
Ability to define product vision by producing clear product requirements, user stories and architecture diagrams
Motivated self-starter with a proven track record of taking products to market from idea conception to launch in a fast-paced environment
Savvy leader with exceptional bandwidth who can navigate a high growth, rapidly changing organization
Experience working with systems at scale
Outstanding written and oral communication skills
Relentlessly recruit the best product and engineering talent
“All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.”
Join our outstanding global team and take your career to new heights at TravelClick. Become an integral part of our important mission to help more than 25,000 customers around the globe make better business decisions and to know, acquire, convert and retain guests. Help us to continuously improve our award-winning suite of solutions, provide better insights through our unique data and improve results for our hotel customers.
Whether you work from one of our offices across the globe or remotely, at TravelClick you will be challenged to achieve things you never thought possible.
Work with a team of innovators and like-minded results-oriented team members in the exciting hospitality industry. Thrive in a truly global environment and collaborate within a supportive culture with a team that cares about you, your unique skills and goals for the future.
At TravelClick, we are always looking for smart, energetic and hardworking people to join our team. We guarantee you’ll be challenged, grow and meet people from across the globe. It won’t always be easy but it will be fun and rewarding. And if you are like us, you wouldn’t want it any other way.