Vrbo is an Expedia Company in the vacation rental business with a passion for building world-class software and digital experiences. We are looking for an empathetic, experienced problem solver to join our mobile team co-located in Gurgaon, India.
Vrbo Mobile offers a suite of traveler and partner apps. The traveler apps help travelers plan, book and enjoy their dream vacation while the partner apps enable partners to seamlessly manage their vacation rental business. You will play a vital role in improving our Traveler apps.
You will love this role if you’re looking for an environment:
That challenges you to think deeply about software architecture
That encourages you to invest time into your craft and self-improvement, including time for reading books and attending conferences
Where the best tool for the job is the right tool for the job
Where UX design isn’t an afterthought
Where smart risk-taking is encouraged
Where processes exist only to help the team progress
Where you have a tangible opportunity to impact people's lives in a positive way
Where diversity is valued, empathy is offered and individuals’ unique needs are treated with utmost respect
What you’ll do:
Play a critical role in ensuring modular and scalable design and architecture of iOS Apps
Develop new features to iOS Apps - providing value to travelers and increase average usage
Optimize apps for performance and usability
Ensure that visual design is meticulously up to spec and unique iOS capabilities are leveraged for a truly native experience
Collaborate with back end developers, designers, product owners to constantly improve customer experience within iOS platform
Who you are:
You’ll fit this role if you have:
8+ years of experience as a mobile applications developer
At least 4+ years of this experience developing large scale iOS applications
Proficiency in Swift and Objective-C
Knowledge of iOS frameworks – Cocoa, XCode
Experience developing on other mobile platforms – e.g Android will be a big plus
Experience developing backend services – RESTful APIs, GraphQL will be a big plus
Experience working with A/B testing will be a plus
Ability to collaborate and drive results cross-team, in a complex working environment
Experience working in a cross-functional Agile team
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 the 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®.
*LI-SS2Expedia 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.