Software Development Engineer III (Data)
India - Haryana - Gurgaon
ID # R-84574
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Software Development Engineer (Data)
As a Software Development visionary, are you working on new technologies, surrounded by disruptive problem solvers, or working with game-changers? We are. At Expedia, our team our pioneers in delivering Big Data solutions. The only question is; “will you come along for the ride?”
The Expedia Data Products and Platforms team is currently looking for talented and highly motivated Software Development Engineers with a heavy programming and analysis background. As part of this team, you will be responsible for the delivery of solutions on top of the Big Data platforms implementation and will be playing a key role in this huge technology pivot. You will not only help train our existing staff making the leap over to our new technologies, but you will also empower the team to approach problems differently. These solutions drive business value from powering the most critical business decisions to powering how the site behaves through various avenues of personalization. This entails working with the delivery team and business partners to flesh out requirements, complete solution design, development and ultimate delivery to the end consumers.
A high performing individual contributor who mentors junior engineers. applies new data engineering principles to improve existing systems, and leads complex, well-defined projects.
What you'll do:
Proactively teams up with peers across the organization to build an understanding of cross dependencies and shared problem solving
Participates in a community of practice to share and gain knowledge
Continually seeks new technical skills in an engineering area
Shares new skills and knowledge with team to increase effectiveness
Demonstrates knowledge of advanced and relevant technology
Exhibits comfort working with several forms of technology
Understands the relationship between applications, databases and technology platforms
Demonstrates advanced knowledge of building and operating highly available, distributed systems of data extraction, ingestion, and processing of large data sets
Develops and tests complex or non-routine software applications and related programs and procedures to ensure they meet design requirements
Effectively applies knowledge of software design principles, data structures and/or design patterns and computer science fundamentals to write code that is clean, main table, optimized, modular with good naming conventions
Effectively applies knowledge of databases and database design principles to solve data requirements
Effectively applies concepts of object-oriented design, distributed computing, performance/scalability tuning, advanced data structures and algorithms to batch and real-time stream analytics and large data processing
Understands software frameworks and how to leverage them to write simpler code
Leads and clarifies code evolution in code reviews
Coordinates different stakeholders with varied perspectives to develop solutions to issues and contributes own suggestions
Thinks holistically to identify opportunities around policies/ processes to increase efficiency across organizational boundaries
Assists with a whole systems approach to analyzing issues by ensuring all components (structure, people, process and technology) are identified and accounted for
Recognizes areas of inefficiency in code or systems operation and offer suggestions for improvements
Recommends advancements, innovations and changes in technologies (specifically relating to data engineering, cloud data platforms, data models, enterprise information management, business intelligence and data science)
Compiles data and reports on major operational or technical initiatives (like RCAs) to larger groups, whether via written or oral means
Who you are:
5+ years development experience in an enterprise level engineering environment increasing levels of technical expertise
3+ years hands-on backend application development experience with excellent understand products with microservice architecture. • Built and maintained more than one data pipeline/data product in production environments (bug fixing, troubleshooting, monitoring, etc.)
Bachelor's or Master's degree in a related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
Functional/ Technical Skills • Displays strength in at least 3 different languages relevant to data (e.g. Java, Spark, Python)
Has hands-on experience working with large volumes of data including different patterns of data ingestion, processing (batch & real-time), movement, storage and access (for both internal and external to BU) and is able to make independent decisions within scope of project
Displays a good understanding of data structures and algorithms. • Has hands-on experience working with at least 1 cloud technology and its offerings within the data specialization
Understands how projects/teams interact with other teams. • Understands and design moderately complex systems
Has some familiarity with some data modeling and schema design patterns.
Has a good understanding of organizational reference patterns and technology choices and applies them to their projects
Tests and monitors code at the project level
Tests, debugs and fixes issues within established SLAs
Designs software that is easily testable and observable
Identifies business problems at the project level and provide solutions
Data access patterns, Streaming technology, Data validation, Data performance, Cost optimization
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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