Careers at Airbnb

Airbnb’s mission is to create a world where people can Belong Anywhere. As we grow to achieve that mission, we’re looking to add a technical, hands-on, and mission-driven Technical Program Manager (TPM) to the Growth & Traffic organization.  This team’s objective is to drive long term sustainable growth for the Airbnb community by building best-in-class infrastructure and expertise to support the growth of Airbnb.  While initially a senior individual contributor role, due to the growing needs of the business, it is anticipated that this role will transition to encompass building out a team of TPMs supporting multiple aspects of the portfolio.   Initially, this person will collaborate with teams to execute the highest leverage growth foundation work. 


Expected Outcomes

  • Drive initiatives that maximize performance, stability, and efficiency across growth initiatives. As a TPM on G&T, you will work closely with product, engineering, and machine learning teams to deliver on critical programs that empower teams to iterate quickly.
  • Increase team productivity by removing obstacles and keeping processes lean.
  • Maintain urgency by ensuring there is strong collaboration within multiple parts of the organization who may have completing priorities.
  • Identify opportunities for process improvements, and find new ways of operating, with a focus on simplification and productivity.
  • Provide roadmap and program updates to ensure leaders are aware of delivery risks and opportunities
  • Drive accountability and ownership in a fast-paced environment

Preferred Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree, 10 years technical project management experience or relevant experience
  • Proven track record of managing large-scale, complex technical integrations requiring data informed decision making. 
  • Demonstrated ability to work through ambiguity to detailed solutions. You can take a vague problem, crisply frame the challenge, identify a path forward, and drive an initiative over the finish-line.
  • Self-motivated, proactive and proven ability to adapt well and work with teams having different operating cadences.
  • Experience developing processes where few exist, and demonstrated flexibility to get things done.
  • Detail-oriented and able to understand the bigger picture by using your technical expertise and problem solving abilities to prioritize and manage blocking issues.
  • Experience working in a highly cross-functional environment where communication with multiple groups is imperative.
  • Ability to ramp up quickly and learn new technologies with minimal lag time.
  • Excellent written and oral business communication and people skills, with the ability to influence stakeholders.
  • Experience with Growth Marketing and Data Analytics is desired.

Benefits

  • Stock
  • $2,000 yearly employee travel coupon
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Medical, dental, & vision insurance
  • Life & disability coverage
  • 401K
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Apple equipment
  • Daily breakfast, lunch, and dinner

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