Senior Software Development Engineer
Our company has pushed for “API First” approach for surfacing our Business capabilities to our EG developer community. We are building out EG Ordering platform, that provides capabilities to allow any eCommerce brand to consume our APIs and grow their business by leveraging the ordering workflow
As a Senior Software Development Engineer for the Expedia Global Engineering team, you should have mastered craft of web services and application development in multiple languages and platforms. You must have experience in developing scalable web applications using open source tools. You also know how to develop appropriate hooks in the code to effectively monitor and pinpoint the failures and make the troubleshooting of production issues easier. You know how to take advantage of NoSql technologies in next generation web applications.
What you'll do:
Design and implementation of next-generation web applications using Java and Spring
Prototype solutions quickly, researching new technologies, where applicable and collaborate to implement the technical vision
Contribute to the creation and consumption of open, standards-based solutions, while working with existing Expedia technologies and infrastructure
Work closely with geographically distributed teams and collaborate with cross team leads to define, implement, and consume services/components/modules
Identify opportunities for process and tool improvements and drive those from concept to implementation
Focus on operability and assist operations teams in identifying and implementing the appropriate alerts and monitoring for different application components
Evangelize good development practices that ensure quality while supporting the Continuous Delivery model and leveraging test automation
Lead development teams and mentor and provide guidance to junior developers
Who you are:
Bachelor’s or Master’s in Computer Science or related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
Minimum 8 years of Web development experience required
Extensive exposure to Spring framework
Working on knowledge on Event sourcing
Extensive exposure on system monitoring
Proficiency in Java/Kotlin or any other jvm based programming language
Solid understanding of load balancing, caching, database partitioning, caching to improve application scalability
Demonstrated ability to develop and support large-sized internet-scale software systems
Experience in AWS Services
Knowledge of NoSQL databases and cloud computing concepts
Sound understanding of client-side optimization best practices and tools
Experience with the Agile Toolset and Programming Practices
Knowledge of server-side design patterns and continuous delivery principles
Ability to quickly pick up new technologies, languages with ease
Team player who collaborates and incorporates feedback from all relevant stakeholders.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
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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