From smartphone capabilities like Digital Key to connected rooms that allow
for integrated entertainment| temperature and lighting controls| Hilton|s
Global Technology team is building the hospitality experience of the future –
for our guests| owners and Team Members. Through innovative technology
development and deployment| this team ensures Hilton has the technology needed
to support our continued global growth while remaining at the forefront of
hospitality technology innovation.
What will I be doing?
As the Lead Platform Engineer API (Application Programming Interface)| you
will be responsible for supporting the overall design and delivery of the
features and functions across Hilton|s digital property platforms.
The Lead Platform Engineer API will be responsible for supporting the creatio
of the architectural design for API service layer to support new produc
features which can be provided to the delivery teams to develop| test an
deploy onto Hilton|s Property platforms. This position will be expected t
provide support to the Manager in the creation of change request| diagrams and
other artifacts necessary to clearly convey the intended design for each new
More specifically| you will:
Gain an understanding of all functional and associated business rules for the products they are working with| including systems and processes outside of the direct digital landscape.
Partner with various delivery teams located across the globe| including leads from the creative| architecture| development| testing and support skillsets| as well as the business sponsors of each initiative.
Assist with the delivery of each product enhancement| helping to ensure the final deliverable is executed properly against the target design.
What are we looking for?
We believe success in this role will demonstrate itself through the following
attributes and skills:
Ability to read and analyze specifications and diagrams
Solid grasp of digital features and functions
Prior experience with delivering software enhancements using Agile/Scrum development process
Shown ability to convey complex information in a clear and concise manner
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with focus and precision
Ability to effectively facilitate team collaborations across multiple locations
Persuasive communicators who will positively influence Hilton|s partners and who will demonstrate an ability to communicate meaningful information effectively at all levels
Self-starters who take initiative in implementing goals| operate with a cool-head under time constraints| and possess adaptability to change
Superb attention to detail with a high level of accuracy
Problem solvers who are flexible and creative in finding solutions for hard problems| exhibiting your fine attention for detail
To fulfill this role successfully| you must possess the following minimum
qualifications and experience:
Three (3) years of work experience
Three (3) of experience working in a digital role
Two (2) years supporting complex digital products that interface with multiple software components
Two (2) years of lead or supervisory experience
Travel up to 10%
It would be advantageous in this position for you to demonstrate the following
capabilities and distinctions:
BA/BS Bachelor|s Degree
Five (5) years of work experience
Four (4) years of lead or supervisory experience
What will it be like to work for Hilton?
Hilton is the leading global hospitality company| spanning the lodging sector
from luxurious full-service hotels and resorts to extended-stay suites and
mid-priced hotels. For nearly a century| Hilton has offered business and
leisure travelers the finest in accommodations| service| amenities and value.
Hilton is dedicated to continuing its tradition of providing exceptional guest
experiences across its global brands. Our vision to fill the earth with the
light and warmth of hospitality unites us as a team to create remarkable
hospitality experiences around the world every day. And| our amazing Team
Members are at the heart of it all!