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Meet Marriott International's
KEVIN WALES

Careers - Kevin’s Story
 Best Of Both Worlds
Kevin’s Story
Best Of Both Worlds
Kevin joined the Marriott team in 2014 to round out a 20-year career in software engineering and information technology. He completed an MBA in information technology management from Johns Hopkins University and chose to bring his expertise to Marriott for the company’s combination of startup-like hotel environments and enterprise-level support services.
Careers - What Kevin Does
 Senior Director, Mobile Engineering
What Kevin Does
Senior Director, Mobile Engineering
Kevin oversees the brainstorming and implementation phases of designing new mobile features for Marriott hotels. He collaborates with software engineers to create and refine perfect mobile travel companions for guests. After making the rounds through daily stand-up meetings, Kevin checks in with Quality Assurance to test new technologies for a flawless mobile experience.
 
 
"It's super cool when you build something that will eventually be in your friends’ and family members’ hands—and even in hands around the world.”
 
"It's super cool when you build something that will eventually be in your friends’ and family members’ hands—and even in hands around the world.”
 
 
“We need people with more than technical backgrounds. We need the people who are naturally curious—naturally interested in what goes on beyond the check-in desk.”
 
“We need people with more than technical backgrounds. We need the people who are naturally curious—naturally interested in what goes on beyond the check-in desk.”