Software Development Engineer III - Affiliates
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 Retail Partnerships Team. As a Software Development Engineer, you will be part of an agile development team with lots of big-data processing experience and plenty of full-stack skills for producing great customer experiences.
We are a group of fun team members with diverse backgrounds who work with a sense of urgency (and humor) and has the ability to tackle the challenges that come our way. We work in a fast-paced environment on highly visible projects. We’d love to hear your ideas and welcome your analytical ability in order to deliver value to our partners. If you have experience in the travel industry, that’s even better!
Expedia Group’s Retail Partnerships team is responsible for building accelerators, products, and processes that power the affiliate marketing platform for all of Expedia Group's brands.
What you’ll do:
Your primary responsibility will be to conceptualize, design, develop, document and manage software systems supporting the team’s retail affiliate platform
Proactively reach out to meet peers across environments and collaborate to solve complex and outstanding problems of scale
Collaborate with the team in coding, analysis and large-scale system design
Develop high quality, distributed and scalable software while growing your skills
Build new technical expertise in a specific engineering area
Learn best practices and have an opportunity to grow to the next level
Deliver systems and technological integration
You understand the importance of system and technology integration and the basic features and facilities involved in the integration process
Develop and test standard software applications and related programs and procedures to ensure they meet design requirements
Apply software design principles, data structures and/or design patterns and computer science fundamentals to write code that is clean, maintainable, optimized and modular with good naming conventions
Apply knowledge of database design to solve data requirements
Help coordinate stakeholder input and collaboration efforts when developing solutions to issues
Think broadly and understand how, why and when policies/processes are standardized and when they differ across the organization
Execute tasks and/or provide data to support implementation of holistic solutions that forge linkages between structure, people, processes and technology
Apply formal training methods to current workload. You feel comfortable challenging authority/the status quo
You report clearly on current work status and ask challenging questions when empowered to do so
Continuous Delivery - Automate application deployments, detect and repair problems in deployments
Debug production and pre-production environments
Have the 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
4+ years experience in software development
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in related technical field; or Equivalent related professional experience
Experience in one or more of: Java and Java Frameworks, React.js, Node, GraphQL
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)
Exposure to Unix/Linux systems is a plus
Understanding of Agile, Scrum, Kanban or other development processes and methodologies
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®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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