Software Development Engineer III

Expedia Group

Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Type: Full time


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Software Development Engineer III

Are you excited by solving challenging problems in a highly collaborative environment? The Virtual Market Coach team is just such a place, building out a platform to coach our partners to better manage and grow their business.

Join our diverse team of engineers focused on working across a variety of domains, channels, and layers with a strong focus on scalability, reusability, and reliability in a space that is growing rapidly. As a part of the Supply Partner Experience group, we embrace an agile model, working hand-in-hand with user experience, product, marketing, and analytics teams. Engineers are not only empowered to take ownership in architecture, implementation, and operational excellence, but actively encouraged to share their work, learnings, and passions within our engineering communities.

At Expedia Group, we develop next-generation technologies for which we have become world-renowned, and through which we are revolutionizing travel. We cultivate top technology talent to innovate and build state of the art web applications and e-commerce sites.

As a Software Engineer at Expedia Group, you will design and implement high-volume, fault tolerant and scalable solutions. You will work with the team to design, implement and iterate on features quickly and efficiently. We seek an enthusiastic and creative individual who demonstrates a high level of engagement. This is a unique opportunity to join the largest online travel agency in the world.

What you'll do:

  • Participate in a community of practice to share and gain knowledge

  • Share new skills and knowledge with team to increase effectiveness

  • Understand the relationship between applications, databases and technology platforms

  • Develop and test complex or non-routine software applications and related programs and procedures to ensure they meet design requirements

  • Write code that is clean, maintainable, optimized, modular with good naming conventions. You will also use software frameworks to write simpler code

  • Lead/clarify code evolution in code reviews

  • Coordinate bringing together different stakeholders with varied perspectives to develop solutions to issues and contributes own suggestions

  • Identify opportunities around policies/ processes to increase efficiency across organizational boundaries

  • Spot areas of inefficiency in code or systems operation and offer suggestions for improvements

  • Compile and generate reports on major operational or technical initiatives (like RCAs) to larger groups, whether via written or oral means

Who you are:

  • 4+ years of Software Engineering experience

  • Experience with front-end development tools and concepts similar to React, Typescript, SDUI, and GraphQL

  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in a related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience

  • Prior experience as a Software Engineer mentoring junior engineers and applying new engineering principles to improve existing systems including leading complex, well defined projects

  • Maintained/ran at least 4 software project/product in production environments (bug fixing, troubleshooting, monitoring etc.)

  • Able to create API's to be consumed across the BU

  • Demonstrates the ability to select among technology available to implement and solve for need

  • Able to understand and design moderately complex systems

  • Understanding of testing and monitoring tools

  • Ability to test, debug, fix issues within established SLAs

  • Able to design software that is easily testable and observable

  • Ability to identify business problems at the project level and provide solutions

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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