Software Dev Engineer III, Tagging

Expedia Group

Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Type: Full time


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Software Dev Engineer III, Tagging

The Expedia Tagging and Taxonomy Team is seeking a creative, intellectually curious, motivated Software Development Engineer III. These are foundational technical components of Expedia Marketing infrastructure that allow both detailed measurement of marketing campaigns and large-scale data gathering to occur across all Expedia Marketing channels. This data facilitates Expedia finding new customers using Search Engine Marketing, Metasearch, Affiliate relationships, etc. We run tools and platforms, process huge data sets and output this data for both real-time purposes and for analytics purposes.

As an SDE III, you will collaborate with other software engineers to drive improvements to our technology, design and develop new services and software solutions, and build and track metrics to ensure high quality results. You will have the opportunity to work across the entire software development lifecycle: with business partners, leadership, UX designers, other developers, etc. We need your ideas and your ability to innovate in order to collect and organize high volumes of data, to provide Expedia Marketing and its Marketing partners better data.

We are seeking a Software Dev Engineer II who is excited by this opportunity. If this sounds interesting, we’d love to hear from you!

What you’ll do:

  • Design, build and deploy complex, scalable, highly available systems and software products in the Cloud

  • Implement professional software engineering practices & standard methodologies for the full software development process, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations

  • Ability to take a project from scoping requirements through actual launch of the project

  • Effectively communicate with users, other technical teams, and management to collect requirements, describe software product features, and technical designs

  • Work with a modern Continuous Integration (CI/CD) environment and laying emphasis in quality practices a plus - TDD, Clean Code, Software Craftsmanship, etc.

Who you are:

  • 5+ years professional experience in software development

  • Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structure, algorithm design, problem solving and complexity analysis

  • Strong coding ability and software development experience in an Object-Oriented language (e.g., Java, etc.)

  • Experience with designing, building and deploying complex, scalable, highly available systems and software products

  • A deep understanding of client / server architecture (RESTful APIs, JSON, etc.)

  • Comfortable with AWS, Kubernetes and Git

  • Understanding of SQL and no-SQL databases

  • Experience using streaming technologies a plus (Kafka, Kinesis, etc.)

  • Experience using Kotlin a plus

  • Experience using javascript a plus (e.g., React, Angular, etc.)

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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