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Senior Software Development Engineer - Backend

United Kingdom - London


Senior Software Development Engineer - Backend

At Expedia Group, we have the most data for the traveler's journey and we create the tools and technology to help millions of travelers search and book their perfect trip - from flights to activities, accommodations to cars, our tools cover it all. We are the only global full-service travel company and we’re making travel easier on over 200 travel sites in over 70 countries.

We are looking for world-class talent to help us deliver incredible travel experiences powered by data and technology. Our teams develop technology that creates unforgettable travel experiences. You’ll create highly scalable applications, contribute to the systems architecture and manage operational aspects like performance tuning and monitoring.

We have Software Development Engineering positions available across multiple teams within Expedia Group, all within different areas of business and for various levels of seniority. We would encourage you to apply to this generic job advert, after which we can chat to you in greater detail about your preferences and experiences to date.

Integrating an Expedia Group wide internal service to facilitate sending commission payments out to payment providers. This is part of a wider project to integrate commission calculations and payments across all Expedia Group partners.

Designing, implementing, testing and maintaining a Pricing Intelligence Service -a high throughput API serving circa 1 million requests/minute and real-time price adjusting the Hotel Package Traffic for Expedia Partner Solutions (our B2B brand).

Why don’t you have a look at our blog, where you can find out about the talented engineers that you’d be working with, our experiences attending various technology summits, our initiatives within the inclusion & diversity space...and lot’s more! If you’re interested in finding out a little more about our tech teams in particular, check out our tech blog

If you are a self-driven, collaborative problem-finder and solver, and passionate about travel, you’ll love the challenge of technology at Expedia Group!

What you'll do:

  • Use your creativity, first-class engineering skills, and technical knowledge to deliver communication to our customers

  • Work closely with architecture and lead business-critical projects

  • Identify and adopt new technologies, frameworks, and standard methodologies

  • Improve the operational aspects of the platform with updates to our deployment process, test automation, performance tuning, and monitoring

  • Share your interests with our passionate engineering community

Who you are:

  • Possess significant professional experience in software development

  • Expert knowledge of micro-service architecture

  • Experience working with cloud technologies and continuous delivery practices

  • Dedication to writing and maintaining high-quality code

  • Ability to rapidly acquire and learn new software skills and technologies

  • Strong customer focus, excellent problem solving and analytical skills

  • Worked with some of these cool technologies: Java, Scala, Kotlin, Go Python, Node.js

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

  • Able to justify technology choices to technical and non-technical stakeholders.

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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