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Software Development Engineer III

United States - Texas - Austin


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.

What you’ll do:

  • 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®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®,™, and Expedia Cruises™.  

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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, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Job Category
Technology Group

Job Function

United States - Texas - Austin

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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