Software Development Engineer I at Expedia Group

Posted 2 days ago

At Expedia, we are revolutionizing travel through the power of technology. Every second of every day, we send travelers on a trip. We sell enough tickets to fill nearly six hundred 737 airplanes every day, and our mobile apps have been downloaded more than 10 million times across 180 countries. We work in a fast-paced environment to keep up with the evolving world of travel. The opportunities to inspire travel for the global customer are endless.
Bring your technical skills to our agile environment as we move from revolutionizing the web to redefining the mobile travel experience. From the back-end supply and database functions, to new user-interfaces for our more than 140 branded travel sites, there is no shortage of technical innovation.
What's in it for you? Walking away from work each day knowing you truly made an impact. You can create a new feature that goes on the live site, build programs that streamline our back-end search and supply processes, help localize content and systems globally. And you can do this all while working alongside smart, hardworking people who love travel to their core.

What you will do:

  • Design, develop, debug and modify web services within flights’ micro-services stack
  • Write clean code utilizing object-oriented design principles, data structures and algorithms
  • Create and maintain Spring based Java services and components that interact within and outside of Expedia’s technical stack.
  • Write automated unit, integration and acceptance tests as appropriate to support our continuous integration pipelines
  • Performance and load test services written from scalability and resiliency standpoint
  • Practice resilience engineering for every front end/back end component
  • Support and maintain the flights services and micro-services stack
  • Help design and build reusable frameworks and libraries to simplify development

Who you are:

  • You are not only skilled at programming but an excellent communicator with a bias for action. You have focus and strong sense of ownership. Over time, you will grow into a key technical resource capable of full stack development as well as driving cross-team design and architecture reviews.
  • You are a voracious learner, especially in the areas of technology, service design patterns and system architecture.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related equivalent experience
  • 1-2+ years full-stack software development experience across multiple technologies, languages and frameworks
  • Flexible in wanting to learn and understand both front-end as well as back-end services
  • Coding skills in Java / JavaScript
  • Experience working with Rest APIs and familiarity with development of services using Spring Boot, ReactJS, NoJS and GraphQL a plus.
  • Experience and knowledge around Cloud technologies like AWS is a plus
  • Good communication and ability to explain technical details and challenges to members of the team.
  • Experience with Agile development methodology

Why Expedia:

Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them the tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer. We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground, so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
If you have a desire to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.
Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, VRBO®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®,®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions,™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®. Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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