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Senior Software Development Engineer (C++ required)

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Senior Software Development Engineer (C++ required)

What is the first thing you do while planning your travel? Expedia Flights team is the traffic powerhouse for the Expedia Group and our Flights Shopping Platform is one of the largest in the world serving over 150 million queries a day and powering some of the strongest brands in the industry like Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Wotif, Hotwire and Ebookers. Our technology operations are global, with representation in US, Mexico, Australia and India.

What makes Flights technology unique?

One of the few companies in the world that develops a proprietary flight search engine (called Best Fare Search) which is used by millions of users every single day, Moving one of the world’s biggest flights platforms to AWS, Handle several 100 thousand booking transactions daily and Collect terabytes of Flights Data and are actively looking to use ML to show the right content to our customers.

Our team is looking for someone who is passionate about the technology needed to drive a multi-billion dollar business. So, if working for a global, dynamic, and growing engineering organization energize you? Read on!

As a Software Development Engineer within the Flights Search team, you will work with a dynamic group of product managers and engineers to deliver a sophisticated, next-generation customer service platform at enterprise scale. You will provide insight and hand’s on engineering as we build an innovative suite of products and services, integrating seamlessly within our broad ecosystem.  Come be a critical member of a growing team which is using the latest technology to enable an effortless customer experience across platforms.

What you’ll do:

  • Develop and test high-performance, highly scalable, and reliable server applications in our data center and the cloud

  • Work closely with Architects and Product Managers to take technical ownership of critical flight search systems and services

  • Produce production quality code with consideration for the operational aspects of the platform such as performance tuning, monitoring, and fault-tolerance

  • Bring down the cost and time of delivery through ongoing improvements to our Continuous Delivery technologies and AWS Cloud deployments

  • Resolve issues found during testing or on live-site and deliver clear reports

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience

  • 5+ years of Software Development and Testing Experience

  • Excellent coding skills in C++

  • Experience working in a cloud or virtual environment, AWS preferred

  • Expertise with continuous integration/delivery and possess a dev ops approach

  • Knowledge of programming concepts, methodologies, and testing techniques

  • Excellent problem-solving skills, passion for technology, and strong communication skills


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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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  • United States - Texas - Austin

  • Technology

  • Full-Time Regular

  • 06/22/2022

  • ID # R-71007-1

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