Meet TripAdvisor's
SANJAY VAKIL

Careers - Sanjay’s Story
 Engineer To Product
Sanjay’s Story
Engineer To Product
An aerospace engineer with a passion for self-improvement, Sanjay was drawn to the opportunity for growth offered at TripAdvisor. In six years, he's moved through seven different positions, starting out as an engineer before being promoted to Engineering Team Lead and Principal Engineer—and now his career path has taken him to leading Product, Restaurants, and Attractions.
Careers - Sanjay Vakil
 Senior Director Of Product, Restaurants & Attractions
Sanjay Vakil
Senior Director Of Product, Restaurants & Attractions
Sanjay works with teams across Paris, Madrid, Sydney, and San Francisco. He spends time communicating with them via email or video chat, and, in between, meets with product managers to check in on current and upcoming projects. He also coordinates with Engineers to determine development timelines, Designers to create clear interfaces, and partner companies to collaborate on booking and sales operations.
 
 
“TripAdvisor has provided me with a tremendous amount of opportunities to not only grow my career up and forward but to gain lateral experience in a number of different disciplines as well.”
 
“TripAdvisor has provided me with a tremendous amount of opportunities to not only grow my career up and forward but to gain lateral experience in a number of different disciplines as well.”
 
 
“We use our influence wherever we can to try and make the world a slightly better place.”
 
“We use our influence wherever we can to try and make the world a slightly better place.”