Software Engineer III
Do you want to transform the experience of millions of travelers the world over? Do you love working with a creative engineering team in building an intelligent, scalable, and personalized travel assistance platform? Do you want to work with state of the art technologies? Our goal is to build the best travel communication platform that can meet customer's needs on any channel (Email, SMS, Push, web, or voice), use AI/ML to understand/anticipate their needs, and deliver unparalleled service.
We are looking for a thoughtful and dedicated, capable, motivated Software Engineer to join us in building world class communication platform and customer focused software. With your passion, technical skills, and effective communication, you will implement and affect solutions that drive customer effort down and improve customer and agent's experience at Expedia.
What you’ll do:
You will own the design, analysis, development, and deployment efforts for multiple enterprise application projects to solve sophisticated business problems
You'll produce scalable, flexible, efficient, and supportable solutions using appropriate technologies
Own and deliver tested and optimized high-performance code for a distributed messaging environment
Excel in communicating with teammates clearly and consistently
Participate in the resolution of production issues and lead efforts toward solutions
Contribute to vigilantly rewriting, refactoring, and perfecting code
Collaborate and work effectively with TPMs, engineers of different technical backgrounds, architects, and product managers
Cross organizational boundaries to collaborate with other technology teams to solve integrated problems
Who you are:
Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or equivalent related professional experience
7+ years of experience in back-end development
2+ years in leading technical designs, mentoring developers and helping driving Engineering Maturity
Deep understanding and experience designing and building RESTful APIs
Deep understanding of software design principles, algorithms, data structures, and multithreading concepts
Solid understanding of Java and web technologies
Experience in AWS, Lambda, No-SQL DB
Experience working in an Agile/Scrum team environment
Verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner.
Ability to balance multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in a dynamic environment
Ability to quickly and effectively research technical problems and solutions online
Interest in taking on increasingly complex tasks
Willingness to work flexible hours at times, based on a geographically distributed team
Experienced in solving distributed computing problems
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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