Software Development Engineer II - Front End
Location: Seattle, Washington
Job Type: Full time
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Software Development Engineer II - Front End
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 communications platform? Our goal is to build the best communications platform that can meet customers on any channel (Email, SMS, or Push). As a Software Development Engineer on the Communications platform team, you design and implement various components of the platform in collaboration with engineering and product teams. Your solutions will provide the ultimate customer experience needed to meet customer's needs. By now, you would have grasped writing high performance code focused on the intricacies of Email, SMS and Push.
Do you care about helping customers find what they are looking for? Are you passionate about scalable, full-stack development? Are you interested in helping people make new memories? The EG CRM team is responsible for the Customer Communications from Expedia. Our platform supports millions of travel Emails, SMS and Push notifications for multiple Expedia Group Inc. brands. We are looking for a Software Engineer who is self-starter to help build the next generation of our communication platform. Bring your passion for software engineering, engineering excellence, and be part of our success!
What you'll do:
You will work with a team of developers to design and develop brand new features for the Omni-Channel Communications services
You will deliver business features in an agile fashion. Use your creativity, first class engineering skills and deep technical knowledge to deliver features and improvements
Design, build and deploy complex, scalable, highly available systems and software products
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
Have a strong eye for the operational aspects of the platform such as deployment, performance tuning and monitoring
Who you are:
Bachelor's or Master's in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent related professional experience
Experience with designing, building and deploying complex, scalable, highly available systems and software products
Experience working with Agile/Scrum methodologies and continuous delivery principles
2+ years of email development experience combined with strong knowledge of web, mobile, and email best practices and online marketing concepts
Expertise in email technologies and email production including HTML and CSS
Must have experience working with responsive designed HTML templates and mobile development, and be able to hand-code HTML email using fluid hybrid (Spongy) coding techniques
Knowledge of Adobe Photoshop, Figma or other graphics tools
Salesforce Marketing Cloud experience desired
Taxi for Email experience desired
Starting pay for this role will vary based on multiple factors, including location, available budget, and an individual’s knowledge, skills, and experience. Pay ranges may be modified in the future.
Expedia Group is proud to offer a wide range of benefits to support employees and their families, including medical/dental/vision, paid time off, and an Employee Assistance Program. To fuel each employee’s passion for travel, we offer a wellness & travel reimbursement, travel discounts, and an International Airlines Travel Agent (IATAN) membership.View our full list of benefits.
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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