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The online travel market never stands still. The opportunity is huge and the competition fierce. At Hotels.com, we're in the thick of it. Our technology team is remarkably passionate about using the best technology and processes to give our customers the best possible experience finding hotels for their business or leisure travel needs.
Hotels.com is seeking a Senior Software Engineer who will be part of a team that will shape and further Hotels.com Technology by focusing on exploring, identifying, evaluating, building and promoting the best technology, tools and processes.
Our team is a group of passionate engineers who are contributing to open-source projects, writing blogposts, attending and speaking at conferences.
Our tech stack includes: Java 11+, Spring, Docker, AWS, Kubernetes, Cassandra/DynamoDB, Redis, Kafka/Kinesis.
We believe in flexible working and all of our Software Development positions can be fulfilled on a flexible working set-up which we can discuss during the interview process.
What we value:
- Passion and curiosity about technology.
- Self-motivation and willingness to learn.
- Freedom and responsibility over control.
- Working in small and rapid iterations.
What you’ll do:
- Analyze complex systems from a reliability and resilience perspective.
- Design and write scalable and fault tolerant systems.
- Drive adoption of tools and practices across the technology area within Hotels.com and Expedia Group.
- Encourage people to look at new ways of doing things.
- Get things done while having fun!
Who you are:
- Technically proficient using Java.
- Experience with cloud based and microservices architectures.
- Passionate about improving quality and processes.
- Critical thinker; dedicated to solving problems.
- Strong written and verbal communication skills.
- Judicious in when and how to use new tools.
Hotels.com is the most rewarding way to book a place to stay. We really love travel and we know you do too. That’s why we make it really easy to book with us. With hundreds of thousands of places to stay around the world and 90 local websites in 41 languages, Hotels.com has it all. So, whether you’re looking for value in Vegas, treehouses in Thailand or villas with views, it’s all just a click away. And with our “Reward-winning” loyalty program you earn free* nights while you sleep…what could be better? Booking just got smarter too. With over 25 million real guest reviews and an app so easy to use that it’s been downloaded 70 million times, you can be sure to find the perfect place for you.
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.