Senior Software Development Engineer
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®, 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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