Senior Data Engineer - Big Data

Expedia Group

Location: Seattle, Washington

Job Type: Full time

Posted

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Senior Data Engineer - Big Data

The online travel market is a $2 trillion industry that never stands still. Expedia Global Payments team (EGP) provides and operates software solutions that enable payment processing between Expedia and its network of customers and partners. This includes payment methods that Expedia brands offer to customers around the world and the payment options that Expedia uses to support effective relationships with partners and suppliers. We process billions of dollars in customer and partner transactions every month.

Why build your career with the EGP group? We offer a chance to work with the brightest minds in the travel business in an energetic and international work environment focused on innovation, creative problem-solving and collaboration.

In this role you will a part of the Payments Business Intelligence team and play a significant role in advancing Expedia’s analytics capabilities. As an important part of the EGP division, the Payments Business Intelligence team is responsible for building and maintaining the EGP data warehouse as well as delivering analytic insights, reports and self-service tools to global stakeholders.

We are looking for a driven, dynamic individual with a proven track record of developing Big Data solutions. The ideal candidate will have a solid experience developing modern data solutions in Amazon Web Services and have a solid understanding of traditional data warehousing paradigms.

What you’ll do:

  • Gather, document, and analyze business requirements; produce development estimates

  • Design, develop, test and deploy data collection, flow and transformation components

  • Troubleshoot and support existing data workflow processes; deliver fixes and optimizations where appropriate

  • Drives consensus on design/delivery

  • Participates in identifying/solving problems at the program and group level

  • Partner with BI users, software engineers and operations specialists on data related investigations, research and issue management

  • Helps prioritize work for the team in the absence of a manager

Who you are:

  • Bachelor's in Technology or any related field; or equivalent related professional experience

  • Passion for improving business outcomes through Big Data and Analytics

  • Experience building data solutions with Amazon Web Services, such as S3, EMR, Redshift and RDS

  • Experience building AWS infrastructure preferred

  • Expertise with Big Data Technologies (Hadoop, Hive, Spark, etc.)

  • Outstanding SQL scripting and ETL skills

  • Strong understanding of traditional Data Warehousing principles and architecture

  • Experience with scripting languages like Bash, PowerShell, or Python

  • *nix and/or Windows in an enterprise environment

  • Experience with report applications like Tableau, QlikSense, and QlikView a plus

  • Experience working in an Agile/SCRUM model

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Background in e-commerce or payment technologies is strongly preferred

  • Ability to work with a variety of stakeholders and effectively handle multiple tasks/deadlines with success

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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