EG Stream Platform Engineer
The Expedia Data Platform team is looking for a Development Operations (DevOps)/Infrastructure Engineer to join our awesome team of bright minds. We are building Expedia Group's data streaming and ingestion platform and reliably handling billions of events every day and growing!
Our goal is to build a world-class leading streaming platform that enables data producers and consumers to easily share and process information. We are building upon and improving our platform using open source projects such as Kafka, Kubernetes, Java and Kotlin, all running in the cloud, and we love contributing our work back to the open source community.
Be part of an agile team that is continuously learning and improving
Develop scalable and highly-performant distributed systems with everything this entails (availability, observability, resiliency)
Evolve development and operational standards and practices
Proactive problem-solving at the organization level
Communicate and document solutions and design decisions
Build bridges between technical teams to enable valuable collaborations
Work with our business partners to flesh out and deliver on requirements in an agile manner
Contribute to architectural vision for various critical components and systems
Who you are:
You have 3+ years of experience building and troubleshooting front and backend services in a production environment and can identify patterns in Infrastructure deployment
You have hands on experience with containerization (Docker) and resource scheduling (Kubernetes)
You are proficient in at least one language used for object-oriented coding like Python or Kotlin
As well as being a passionate advocate of cloud computing, you have professional experience with AWS architecture and administration in production environments
You are confident writing robust Infrastructure as Code and have used tools like Terraform and build tools like Jenkins and Docker. (Bonus if you have integrated with other tools such as Vault and Jenkins.)
Experience with building observability tools for availability, usage, and performance
You possess a deep understanding of DevOps and Agile methodologies and concepts
Familiarity with event streaming platforms such as Kafka
Knowledge of configuration management tools and techniques
Experience in (one or few) Python, Bash, Go scripting languages
Technologies We Use: Kafka, AWS, Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform, Ansible, Jenkins, Python, BASH, Golang, Java, Kotlin, Datadog, Prometheus
About Expedia Group
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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