Senior Manager
Product Lifecycle Program Management
Posted on 3/31/2023
San Francisco, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
  • 10 years of experience driving complex cross-functional programs
  • 5 years of experience leading a team of programs managers
  • Expert understanding of project management and maturation fundamentals
  • Experience managing team performance and supporting career development
  • Excellent communication, engagement and senior leadership influence skills
  • Expertise with project management tools e.g. confluence, jira, smartsheets, and Asana
  • Experience working in a highly cross-functional environment where communication with multiple groups and stakeholders is imperative
  • Thrives in ambiguity and expertly brings order to chaos
  • Professional Program Management certification preferred
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Sciences preferred
  • You have a proven track record of launching complex products in highly constrained environments through the full scope of the product development lifecycle
  • You are experienced in thoughtfully developing both technical and soft skills sets
  • You have phenomenal problem solving skills
  • You are detail-oriented and able to understand the bigger picture by using your technical expertise and problem-solving abilities to identify and manage blocking issues
  • You build great relationships and can drive alignment across large cross-functional teams
  • You enjoy learning how products are built and run, and can distill complex systems and processes into simple written and verbal communications
  • You are excellent at connecting the dots across initiatives and ensuring cross-functional teams are focused on delivering what matters most
  • Lead a team driving cross-functional programs from concept through launch
  • Ensure programs are appropriately staffed and grow the team with world class talent
  • Raise the bar for functional, program and organizational cross-functional performance
  • Roll-up your sleeves and lead cross-functional teams, including product, operations, and engineering, through the product development lifecycle for trust and safety products
  • Communicate progress and challenges across programs and products to executives
  • Build and maintain program schedules, identify risks, critical path and drive delivery
  • Develop and standardize project team tools, processes, and systems

501-1,000 employees

Online marketplace for people to list, discover, and book accommodations
Company Overview
Airbnb's mission is to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere and we are focused on creating an end-to-end travel platform that will handle every part of your trip. The company is building a worldwide timeshare marketplace.
  • Comprehensive health plans
  • Paid volunteer time
  • Healthy food and snacks
  • Generous parental and family leave
  • Learning and development
  • Annual travel and experiences credit
Company Core Values
  • Champion the Mission: We’re united with our community to create a world where anyone can belong anywhere.
  • Be a Host: We’re caring, open, and encouraging to everyone we work with.
  • Embrace the Adventure: We’re driven by curiosity, optimism, and the belief that every person can grow.
  • Be a Cereal Entrepreneur: We’re determined and creative in transforming our bold ambitions into reality.