About Us :
Have you ever had the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people in a meaningful way and help them enjoy time away with their friends and families building memories?
That is what we do here at Vrbo, part of the Expedia Group of brands. We're a world leader in the holiday rental industry with more than two million places to stay in 190 countries.
The site makes it easy to find and book the perfect beach house, cottage, or apartment for any getaway.
Our mission is to make every holiday rental in the world available to every traveler through our online marketplace and we're committed to helping families and friends find the perfect holiday rental to create unforgettable travel memories together.
Who you are :
We are looking for a highly analytical and passionate Senior Product Manager to join Vrbo’s Growth Product team to drive the delivery of highly impactful traffic acquisition features.
You'll leverage qualitative industry insights alongside our quantitative analytics systems to influence the product strategy and roadmap, produce specifications that unlock the business’ ability to efficiently capture traveller demand at scale, develop, test, and iterate new features, and work closely with growth marketing, analytics, design and engineering to ensure quality deliverables on-time.
Based in Madrid, this is a global role that focuses on traveller engagement and conversion through the optimisation of Vrbo site components displayed throughout the shopping experience (e.
g. search box, social sharing).
What you will do :
Establish the product vision, goals, roadmap, priorities, A / B testing strategy and rollout plans for products within the growth portfolio
Establish shared vision across the company by building consensus on priorities leading to product execution
Proactively engage with multiple departments across the organisation (e.g. marketing, analytics, engineering, and data science teams) to gather feedback and requirements, solve problems and identify trends and opportunities.
Drive product development with a team of best-in-class engineers and designers following agile methodologies
Integrate usability studies, research and market analysis into product requirements
Define and execute A / B tests that inform the success of products
Manage trade-offs between cost, schedule, and business benefit, and ensure successful delivery of features in production that meet customer needs.
Understand Vrbo’s evolving strategic and competitive position and deliver products that are recognized as best in the industry
Who you are
Strong professional experience in data-driven product optimization : is able to interpret data and trends, diagnose problems, and formulate action plans to support decisions.
An initial and proven related experience managing e-commerce technology products, including proven knowledge of software development methodologies, understanding of typical technology architecture for high volume websites, gathering business requirements and turning them into detailed functional design specifications.
Passion for data, technology, and innovations in the field of Machine Learning.
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal); proven ability to work with cross-functional teams to drive execution against project milestones and deliverables.
A strong of competency with project management, including issues and risk identification and management, tracking; demonstrated strong attention to detail
Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related field, MBA or Master's Degree preferred.
A self-starter who demonstrates initiative and tenacity while working independently. You will thrive on challenges and not be deterred by difficult situations.
You will work proactively rather than reactively.
Comfortable with and adaptable to change. We work in an innovative fast growth environment where products and processes evolve rapidly.
Benefits & Perks
Up to 18 weeks of parental leave benefits (eligibility requirements).