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Senior Data Engineer

United States - Washington - Seattle


Senior Data Engineer

The Senior Data Engineer is a high performing and influential individual contributor who leads by example while continuing to mentor junior engineers, interacts consistently with tech leadership in the local organization, leads complex and vaguely-defined projects, and stretches into team leadership skills based on current projects

What You’ll Do: 

  • Support Expedia Group’s product and business teams’ specific data needs on a global scale

  • Close partnership with internal partners from engineering, product, and business

  • Write clean, efficient and thoroughly tested code

  • Be part of an agile team that is continuously learning and improving

  • Work with our business partners to flesh out and deliver on requirements in an agile manner

  • Evolve development standards and practices

  • Take architectural ownership for various critical components and systems

  • Proactive problem-solving at the organization level

  • Communicate and document solutions and design decisions

  • Build bridges between technical teams to enable valuable collaborations

  • Promote good development methodologies via code reviews, great software design, brown bags or tech talks

  • Provide support to both internal and external team members where necessary

  • Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and efficient processes

Who you are: 

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or Engineering or any other related fields; or equivalent related professional experience

  • Experience building data pipelines

  • Experience in batch processing (using Spark)

  • Professional development experience in Scala/Java 

  • Experience with different aspects of data systems including database design, data modeling, performance optimization, SQL etc

  • Strong communication skills (able to explain concepts to non-technical audiences as well as peers) 

  • Self-starter who is highly organized, communicative, quick learner, and team-oriented 


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, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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Job Category
Technology Group

Job Function

United States - Washington - Seattle

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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