Software Development Engineer III
Do you want to transform the experience of millions of travellers the world over? Do you love working with a creative engineering team in building a critical delivery platform? Do have a desire to help drive the future for the Pricing team across all Expedia Group brands? Does working with powerful technologies such as Kubernetes, Docker, Terraform built on top of AWS sound exciting?
We seek to build and refine the best platform that can meet our engineering needs and deploy seamlessly across multiple zones and regions. Today we operate thousands of instances and deploy many times per day without customer impact. We are the TLS team that operates the Lodging, Pricing and Availability service that powers millions of quotes per second.
As a Senior Software Engineer, you propose, prototype, design and implement various core components of the Pricing platform in partnership with teams over the world. Senior members of the team 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:
You will team up with peers across the team to build an understanding of cross dependencies and shared problem solving
You will participate in a community of practice to share and gain knowledge
You will share new skills and knowledge with team to increase efficiency
You will understand the relationship between applications, databases and technology platforms
You will write code that is clean, maintainable, optimised, modular with good naming conventions. You will also use software frameworks to write simpler code
You will lead/clarify code evolution in code reviews
You will find opportunities streamline policies and processes across the organization
You will spot areas of inefficiency in code or systems operation and offer suggestions for improvements
You will compile and generate reports on major operational or technical initiatives (like RCAs) to larger groups, whether via written or oral means
Who you are:
Master's or Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent related professional experience.
5+ years of professional, post-college, software development experience with Java, Scala or a similar object-oriented language
2+ years of experience building large-scale cloud infrastructure applications or similar experience
Capable of leading complex technical projects that drive alignment and consensus across multiple functional areas
Have the skills to work well and communicate within a distributed team.
Dedicated to delivering high-quality, optimised code for a distributed architecture capable of servicing millions of requests per second.
Passionate about driving the future forward, creating inclusive team environments, and levelling up engineering teams
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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