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Software Dev Engineer II (Cloud)

United Kingdom - London


Job Description

Do you love working with a creative engineering team in building an intelligent and scalable platform? Are you passionate about building scalable and resilient container solutions?

Expedia Group is seeking a motivated engineer with a passion for technology, problem solving, and out-of-the-box thinking to be part of our Runtime Orchestration Team. Our team is responsible for building a container platform to enable our developers to rapidly deploy and scale containerized workloads in hybrid and multi cloud.

As a Software Development Engineer, you will be part of an agile development team with lots of Linux, cloud, and containerization experience. We have a skilled and hard-working multi-functional team. We work in a fast-paced environment and on highly visible projects.

What you’ll do

Your primary responsibility will be to conceptualize, design, develop, document and manage a platform with multiple clusters. Along with crafting and supporting highly scalable, highly available infrastructure as well as promoting microservice design patterns in a sophisticated working environment. You will guide on all aspects of our containerized deployments, including configuration, scaling, and upgrades. As well as help develop automation that improves deployment speed and service reliability in the containerized environment.

You will proactively take initiative to meet peers across environment and collaborate to seek sophisticated and outstanding problems of scale. You collaborate with the team in coding, analysis and large-scale system design. You will get to expand your skills in developing high quality, distributed and scalable software. You will learn standard methodologies and will have an opportunity to grow to the next level.


  • Architecting a platform for all environments in multi-cloud
  • Designing and implementing Orchestration tools/systems to scale and automate operations tasks
  • Configuring and implementing a service mesh solution with ingress controller using Istio
  • Orchestrating multi-cloud and on-premise resources using tools such as Terraform and KubeFed
  • Observability, capacity planning, system and service performance analysis and tuning
  • Continuous Delivery - Automation of application deployments, detect and repair problems in deployments
  • Support DevOps operations by integrating developed Infrastructure as code into CICD pipeline builds
  • Debugging production and pre-production environments
  • Ability to explore/use a wide variety of technologies and tools
  • Take ownership of high stress scenarios by remaining calm, employing critical thinking and data driven decision-making practices
  • Conduct on-call duties and be a part of the rotation

Who are you:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
  • Experience in one or more of: Java, Go, Python or Ruby
  • Familiar with Container Orchestration such as Kubernetes or Amazon EKS
  • Familiar with MVC framework and web services (REST)
  • Understanding of Object-Oriented Programming concepts, data structure, algorithms, and system level programming (including multi-threaded programming)
  • Ability to test and monitor your own code.
  • Ability to debug applications.
  • Understanding of testing and monitoring tools.
  • Exposure to cloud computing and Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Familiar with Continuous Integration tools (Jenkins or similar)
  • Familiar with configuration tools like Chef, Ansible, Puppet etc.
  • Exposure to Unix/Linux systems is a plus
  • Understanding of Agile, Scrum, Kanban or other development processes and methodologies

Why 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.

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®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®,®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions,™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.

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, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

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Job Category
Technology Group

Job Function

United Kingdom - London

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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