Senior Software Engineer
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Senior Software Engineer
When it comes to travel, planning an incredible journey can be overwhelming – coordinate with everyone, decide where to go and what to do, and find the best value that fits everyone’s needs. The Expedia Trips Experience Team is committed to provide travelers an amazing experience in trip planning and sharing so they can discover their dream vacation, share, and plan it with friends and family through our platform.
Our team is building the next generation of trip planning and sharing experience to make travel planning fun and enjoyable. We design responsive, cross-platform, and large-scale solutions to interact with every line of business (airline, lodging, car rental, etc.) a traveler need to build their complete trip.
What you’ll do:
Own the end-to-end product life cycle for mid to large-size projects, leading design, development, testing, and deployment efforts while providing operational excellence and support
Develop scalable, robust, fault-tolerant software systems to support complex business-critical problems and requirements
Lead, coordinate, and collaborate on multiple and complex cross-organizational technical initiatives
Advance the team's design methodology and quality programming practices; guide and support junior team members to adapt standard methodologies
Continually research and advocate for industry standards and best practices in development methodologies, techniques, and technologies
Independently understand time constraints, cost constraints, and impact on other teams to reach sound resource and architectural trade-offs
Anticipate and prevent problems and roadblocks before they occur, and present technical issues and their impact to leadership
Successfully build and maintain a network of key contacts across Expedia and use these contacts to achieve results
Communicate and work effectively with geographically distributed multi-functional teams
Aim for continuous improvement in software and development process with Agile development team
Mentor and lead team members and advocate for quality coding, design and optimal processes
Who you are:
8+ years of experience in the field of Software Engineering
Bachelor’s or Master’s in computer science, information systems, engineering, or related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
Demonstrated proficiency in most areas of the professional function, and in-depth specialization in some
Effective verbal and written communication skills with the ability to present sophisticated technical information clearly and concisely
Experience in Agile/Scrum software development practices
Voracious learner, especially in the areas of technology, cloud native patterns, and system architecture
Able to independently drive features from inception through to completion and production deployment
Excellent coding skills in Java, Kotlin, GraphQL, proficiency with Web technologies. and familiarity with ReactJS
Experience working with gRPC, Rest APIs and familiarity with the development of services using Spring Boot on Cloud (e.g., AWS)
Experience working around Apache Tomcat, Spring MVC, Spring Boot, Docker, Gradle.
Experience using code versioning tools for e.g., Git
Experience with Relational, Non-Relational Database and caching technologies and techniques
Able to work in a diverse organization with global decentralized teams, working across multiple locations
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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United States - Washington - Seattle
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