Software Development Engineer

Last updated an hour ago
Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time

Software Development Engineer

What you’ll do:

We are looking for a talented Software Development Engineer to join our globally distributed streaming platform team. Based in our London office working for Expedia Group and across Expedia brands; our goal is to build a world-class leading streaming platform that enables data producers and consumers to easily share and process information. We are building upon and improving our platform using open source projects such as Kafka, Kubernetes and Java Spring, all running in the cloud, scaling to handle billions of messages every day.

Who you are:

We seek an enthusiastic, experienced and reliable software development engineer who enjoys getting things done. You should have good communication skills and be equally comfortable clearly explaining technical problems and solutions with analysts, engineers and product managers. We welcome your fresh ideas and approaches as we constantly aim to improve our development methodologies. Our team has experience using a wide range of cutting-edge technologies and years of streaming, cloud and big data experience.

Experience:

  • Modern core and server-side Java (concurrency, streams, reactive, lambdas).
  • Microservice architecture, design, and standard methodologies with an eye towards scale.
  • Building and debugging highly scalable performant systems.

Technologies:

  • Kafka, Kubernetes, Spring, AWS, Spark Streaming, Hive, Flink, Docker, Hadoop

Responsibilities:

  • Write clean, efficient, thoroughly tested code, backed-up with pair programming and code reviews. Much of our code is Java, but we use all kinds of languages and frameworks.
  • Be part of an agile team that is continuously learning and improving.
  • Develop scalable and highly-performant distributed systems with everything this entails (availability, monitoring, resiliency).

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Why join us:

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 hunger 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®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, 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, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.