Senior Product Strategy Analyst
Location: Austin, Texas, Chicago, Illinois, Seattle, Washington
Job Type: Full time
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Senior Product Strategy Analyst
Expedia's Product Strategy team is looking for a Senior Product Strategy Analyst to play an important role in our ongoing efforts to deliver the best travel customer experience on the web. Do you want to help people go places? Come travel with us!
In this role, you will bring strategic thought and process to solve the next generation of travel challenges and opportunities. Sitting within the Product and Technology organization, this role partners with Expedia’s Product & Engineering teams in setting objectives and priorities, including providing product direction, evaluating strategic investment priorities, competitive analysis, and long-term planning.
As a part of the Product Strategy team, you will work with teammates all over the globe to build our strategy and drive our company’s success in the years to come. You will play a key role in leading company-wide strategic projects while working closely with senior members of the Product, Engineering, and Product Strategy teams and senior executives. We bring a strong, results-oriented approach and the technical and analytical know-how needed to deliver results. We are looking for an effective strategic problem solver, relationship builder, and communicator to support our teams across a wide range of tech products. Most importantly, you are a creative problem solver with an eye for details and a keen focus on results.
Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work and to provide them with the tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing, or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer. We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.
Open to candidates to be based in Seattle, Chicago, or Austin
What You'll Do:
Help craft and deliver Expedia Group’s Product & Tech strategy roadmap using data, creativity, and your deep understanding of customer experience and travel industry / eCommerce trends
Lead strategic projects and investigations to drive the business forward
Establish effective relationships with key internal and external partners
Communicate well both verbally and in writing, share information and ideas with others, listen carefully, and considers what others have to say, including differing viewpoints
Prioritize tasks, develop good work procedures, manage time well, handle information flow and spend much of your time and resources on high-priority items
Work with an awesome team embedded with both product owners and strategists. This role is very close to the product, so you'll not only have a chance to create the strategy but also have a role in helping the products that deliver it gets built
Who You Are:
Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Business, or related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
3+ years in strategy consulting, or corporate strategy
You can take high-level direction and run with it
You have experience framing complex, ambiguous problems or analyses into digestible chunks to tackle them
You have strong business intuition and can quickly identify signals (i.e., what matters) through the noise
You have to experience building complex financial models
You can make error-free, Exec-ready slides with very clear, concise messaging in your sleep
You run a tight process – you’re a master at creating your own work plans, identifying whose input you need when, and driving your own work forward to deliver
You’re good at communicating and influencing others without authority
You’re fun to work with, and you love travel & technology
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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