Job Title: Big Data Developer / Software Development Engineer - II (Big Data)
What we are looking for:
Are you fascinated by data and building robust data pipelines which process massive amounts of data at scale and speed to provide crucial insights to the end customer? This is exactly what we, the Supply and Partner Data Engineering (SPDE) group in Expedia, do. Our mission is 'transforming Expedia’s lodging data assets into Data Products that deliver intelligence and real-time insights for our customers'. We work on building data assets and products to support a variety of applications which are used by 1000+ market managers, analysts, and external hotel partners.
We are looking for a Software Dev Engineer II to join the Competitive Intelligence Data Engineering team in Gurgaon. Our team has built and maintains a streaming analytics system which provides rate and availability competitiveness metrics for marketing and data science teams as well as suppliers (hotel partners). Please check out this link where our project was mentioned in the AWS Database & Analytics State of the Union 2017 https://lnkd.in/gjXMWQJ. Come, join us to power the marketing intelligence data needs of all applications in the lodging line of business.
We believe in being Different. We seek new ideas, different ways of thinking, diverse backgrounds and approaches, because averages can lie and sameness is dangerous.
Expedia is committed to crafting an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.
What you will do
You will work with a team of Big-data engineers to design and code large scale real-time data pipelines on the AWS platform.
You will be accountable for individual tasks and assignments as well as your team's overall productivity.
You will define, develop and maintain artifacts like technical design or user documentation and look for continuous improvement in software and development process within an agile development team
You will communicate and work effectively with geographically distributed multi-functional teams.
Who you are: You’ll fit this role if you have:
You have a degree in software engineering, computer science, informatics or a similar field.
You have 5-7+ years of meaningful work experience in Big-Data or distributed computing projects.
You have 3+ years’ experience in crafting real-time streaming applications, preferably in Spark, and Kafka/KStreams.
You are comfortable programming in Scala, or Java and have hands-on experience in OOAD, design patterns, and SQL.
You are knowledgeable in Hadoop-ecosystem technologies, in particular Hadoop, Hive, and Spark.
You are passionate about learning, especially in the areas of micro-services, APIs and system architecture
Experience of using cloud services (e.g. AWS)
You have experience working with Agile/Scrum methodologies.
You are familiar with the e-commerce or travel industry.
Why Join Us:
Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them to tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer.
We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.
Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.