Turning data into valuable insights is your thing. You want to help create the best travel product out there. You enjoy tables and color-coding. You like startups but want the security of an established team and product. You aren’t allergic to dogs.

 

Position

KAYAK is looking for an analytically-minded, detail-oriented team player with the drive to improve the product and user experience across all markets. As a Flight Data specialist, you’ll ensure that our users always get the most accurate and comprehensive information when making their travel decisions. The position will be based in our Berlin Technology Center and will require collaboration with engineers, consumer support, product and commercial teams in Berlin, and our other offices. 

 

Responsibilities

  • Day-to-day administration of static and dynamic fees - including research, testing API data, and identifying discrepancies and missing content 

  • Working closely with external partners and our commercial team on resolving issues and improving our mutual users’ experiences

  • Diagnosing technical issues and liaising with the engineering and product teams to solve them

  • Maintaining and monitoring the compliance of all the legal guidelines that concern our external partners

  • Providing industry insights and conducting independent qualitative research to suggest product changes and feature improvements

  • Supporting the development of internal tools to automate existing processes

 

Skills/Qualifications

  • 0-2 years of experience in the travel industry and/or in a tech company

  • Excellent knowledge of Excel, experience working with large datasets

  • Fluent in English, German/other languages beneficial

  • Effective verbal and written communication skills 

  • Extremely detail-oriented

  • Logical and data-driven mindset

  • Basic knowledge of SQL appreciated 

  • Travel industry background beneficial

 

To Apply

Please submit a cover letter along with your CV to be considered for this position.

 

About KAYAK

At KAYAK we help millions of travelers around the globe make confident travel decisions. KAYAK searches other sites to show travelers the information they need to find the right flights, hotels, rental cars and vacation packages and is the world's leading travel search engine.

As an employee of KAYAK, you will be part of a global network that includes OpenTable and KAYAK's portfolio of metasearch brands including SWOODOO, checkfelix, momondo, Cheapflights, Mundi and HotelsCombined. Many employees are dedicated to one brand, but we all have the benefit of using each other's strengths and insights. Together, we're able to help people experience the world through dining and travel.

KAYAK is part of Booking Holdings Inc. and operates sites in more than 60 countries and territories.

 

Benefits and Perks

  • 6 weeks paid vacation

  • Day off on your birthday

  • Generous retirement plans

  • Annual education budget *

  • Free lunch catering three days per week *

  • Public transportation subsidies *

  • Free German classes *

  • Free Yoga classes *

  • Free massages from Wellnow *

  • No stupid meetings

  • Drinks, coffee, snacks, games etc

  • Regular team events and volunteering opportunities

  • Sport teams (Football, Volleyball, Basketball)

  • Flexible hours

  • In-house gym facilities

  • Universal paid parental leave

* currently paused due to COVID

 

Diversity and Inclusion at OpenTable/ KAYAK

We aspire to have a workplace that reflects all of the diverse communities we serve. We know that when we have diverse teams we produce more innovative ideas, products, services, and better business outcomes for our stakeholders. OpenTable/KAYAK is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome and encourage candidates from all backgrounds and experiences to apply for roles on our team.  Whoever you are, just be you.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

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