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Senior Software Development Engineer

Expedia Group

Location: Austin, Texas, Seattle, Washington

Job Type: Full time


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Senior Software Development Engineer

Do you want to transform the experience of millions of travelers the world over? Do you love working with a creative engineering team in building an intelligent, scalable, and personalized travel assistance platform? We ensure a smooth trip experience to the travelers by building self-service automation with high quality, insights for improvement and proactively reducing traveler friction when any trip changes occur.

As a Senior Software Development Engineer, you propose, prototype, design and implement various core components of the world-class travel platform in collaboration with teams across the world. You will provide the thought leadership and technical expertise, and passion needed to overcome hard problems.

What you'll do:

  • Lead the design, analysis, development, and deployment efforts for multiple enterprise application projects to solve sophisticated business problems

  • Participate in the resolution of production issues and lead efforts toward solutions

  • Drive maturity of Engineering standards and practices with the team/wider organization

  • Mentor and guide other junior engineers on the team, acting as a technical leader

  • Work with TPMs, product management, and operations in an agile environment

  • Technologies we use: Java, AWS, Kafka, GraphQL, Node.js, Kotlin, React, Elasticsearch, DynamoDB, S3, Lambda, Docker, Dropwizard, Data Dog, Looker

Who are you:

  • Bachelor’s or Master's degree in Computer Science or Engineering or any other related technical fields; or equivalent related professional experience

  • 7+ years of experience leading technical designs, mentoring developers and helping to drive engineering maturity

  • Problem solver and an excellent coder with a deep understanding of software design principles, algorithms, data structures, and multithreading concepts

  • Deep understanding and experience designing and building RESTful APIs

  • Verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner

  • Able to effectively collaborate with geographically distributed 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®,®, 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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