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Software Development Engineer -III

Australia - Brisbane


Are you passionate about building robust, scalable and performant applications? Would you like to help millions of people plan their travel and create memories to last a lifetime? Consider Expedia Group!

Come join the Trips Platform team! We are building the next generation of trip management and planning experiences to enable millions of our travellers to experience the trips they will remember forever! We are using the latest cutting-edge technology and patterns to ensure we can scale with the business, our customers and a plethora of new ideas on how to best take trips.

What You'll Do

  • You will develop and test asynchronous software applications and procedures as per the design requirements. You will own the continuous integration and deployment, support and maintenance for these applications.

  • You will craft code that is clean, maintainable, optimised, modular following the best development practices

  • You will team up with peers across the organization to build an understanding of cross dependencies and shared problem-solving.

  • You will understand the relationship between applications, databases, and technology platforms, thereby continuously learning new technical skills

  • You will spot areas of inefficiency in code or systems operation and offer suggestions for improvements. 

  • You will strive for operational excellence focusing on being first to know, quick to fix, doing root cause analysis and consistently improving the stack

Who You Are

  • 5+ years of software development experience in backend development, following agile methodologies 

  • Proficiency in JVM languages like Java, Scala, Kotlin, and lightweight frameworks and libraries

  • Experience with large scale services using Cloud architecture, gRPC, Kafka and relational databases is a huge plus.

  • Experience with AWS and automated application deployment using Kubernetes; or similar.

  • Able to understand and design moderately complex systems, that are easily testable and observable

  • Demonstrate the ability to select among technology available to implement and solve for need.

  • Understanding of testing and monitoring tools (like Grafana, Splunk, Datadog, etc.).

  • Ability to test, debug, fix issues within established SLAs.

  • Understanding of how teams’ goals fit a business need.

  • Ability to identify business problems at the project level and provide solutions.

Why us:

Expedia Group recognises our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, hardworking, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognise 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 desire 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®, VRBO®, 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®, 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

Australia - Brisbane

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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