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Software Development Engineer II - Edge Engineering

Italy - Rome


We are seeking a Software Development Engineer to join our team! The team's responsibilities span operations, user-facing applications, and internal-facing tools using Java, Kotlin, JavaScript, and Python. We own our application life cycle from conception to retirement, prioritizing quality and reliability everywhere along the way.

What you’ll do:

  • Work within a team of experienced software engineers, building high quality and performant software which powers the front-door experience for our customers, as well as building and maintaining tools for our internal developer community.

  • Your aptitude to learn quickly and explore and solve new problems is vital to your success.

  • As well as feature development work, you will work with all members of the team on group design review sessions, pairing on problems, and in investigating production issues. Our team has a strong focus on maintaining both breadth and depth of skills, which requires constant learning and sharing.

Who you are:

  • Demonstrate experience using Java or Javascript for web applications. Some experience with Kotlin would be beneficial

  • Knowledge of Javascript frameworks / libraries (React and Redux) or Java frameworks (Spring) a plus

  • Knowledge of SQL and the ability to read and understand data models and relational databases

  • Understand browser/web server communication and concepts

  • Experience supporting the infrastructure and deployment of web applications a plus

  • Experience working with AWS products (e.g. EC2, ECS, Kinesis) a plus

  • Excellent problem solving and strong communication skills

  • BA/BS degree in Software Engineering or equivalent experience

Why join us: 

Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people.  We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business.  Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them the tools to do so.    

Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach.  We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer.  We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small.  We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground so we can act fast and stay simple.  Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares. 

If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.  

Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, Vrbo®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Expedia® Media Solutions,™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® Cruise® and SilverRail Technologies, Inc. For more information, visit 

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, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.


Job Category
Technology Group

Job Function

Italy - Rome

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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