Director, Software Development Engineering
Ready 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 communications platform? Do you want to work with state-of-the-art technologies such as real-time streaming, Artificial Intelligence & ML? Our goal is to deliver the best intelligent communications platform that can meet customers on any channel (Email, SMS, push etc.), use AI/ML to understand/anticipate their needs and deliver unparalleled service
As a Director, Technology, you lead a team of hardworking individuals to design and execute v1 of the platform that ushers in a highly scalable, multi-channel, intelligent communications channel with customers of all brands in Expedia Group. As a senior member of the team, you will provide the thought leadership and technical expertise needed to overcome hard problems. By now, you would have built and supported critical components of products/platforms at scale
What you’ll do:
Lead managers & their teams by inspiring dedication and cheering and celebrating their successes
Review architecture & design and propose new platform services to build the technology platform.
Own and deliver processes that ensure optimized high-performance code for a distributed messaging environment
Participate in resolution of production issues and lead efforts toward solutions
Work with QA, product management and operations in an agile environment
Technologies we use: Java, AWS, Kafka, GraphQL, Node.js, Kotlin, React, DynamoDB, S3, Lambda, Docker, Kubernetes, Data Dog
Who are you:
Proven experience in the industry, with 5+ leading technical designs, mentoring developers and helping to drive engineering excellence
Problem solver and an excellent coder with deep understanding of algorithms, data structures, distributed applications, and data modeling
Passionate about quality of work, you are persistent
Builder of AI/ML models for recommendation engines, you have shown interest in creating applications that use AI/ML
Experienced in solving distributed computing problems, you have worked with on real time streaming, distributed messaging platforms and have helped operationalize it
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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