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Expedia Software Development Engineer III in United States

Expedia About Search & Discovery Team: Expedia is the global leader in travel. From the practical matters of booking flights, cars, hotels, packages, local activities, or vacation rentals to the realization of dreams and bucket lists, we cover the entire breadth of this deep and varied relationship. We team up with our partners to provide outstanding offers to our customers. Some of our partners are huge brands, and some are individuals with a studio apartment to rent. Our customers are diverse, and we seek to deliver value and a great experience. Our technical challenges are endlessly complex and yet meaningful and exciting. At the center of our travel marketplace is the Search & Discovery organization. In this organization, we’re building search and discovery services to infer travelers’ intent and surface relevant travel products and services. The problems in this team require crafting control loops through data, machine learning, and online serving systems to serve millions of travelers worldwide. We are looking for a few Software Engineers to join the Expedia Group's Search & Discovery team. You will be participating in a team to build recommendations services. As a team member, you will be looking at the big picture and take end-to-end ownership of problems – from designing to coding to running in production – to provide the best possible solutions for our customers. to As a Software Development Engineer II you will be building several modules for the recommendations system. Many of these modules are machine learning-driven and solutions require programming with real-time data, cached data, and data at rest. You will build microservices using the latest cloud-native technologies like Kubernetes, Kotlin, gRPC. These services will in turn be consumed by several other systems in the company to inspire hundreds of millions of travelers worldwide to explore relevant products like hotels, flights, and activities to simplify their travel needs. This team works in an agile environment focused on outcomes and delivering value. You will use modern CI/CD systems to release code to production and learn from production systems. You will use experimentation systems to introduce new features. As part of our continuous learning culture, you will have the opportunity to participate in exciting global company hackathons and various career-building courses with co-workers of all levels of expertise. What you'll do: * Participating in developing brand-new systems of high business value, and high learning potential * Write a lot of code in languages like Kotlin, Java, and Scala, and see your code light up high-value use cases * Use latest cloud-native technologies on AWS * Break down complex problems and drive towards solutions owning end to end outcome * Work in an agile team with a growth mindset and ownership culture Who you are: * Building highly available and scalable systems in production for 2-4 years * Possess a strong foundation and expertise in any one of the objected oriented programming languages * Demonstrated high learning agility and curious to learn new technologies * Exposed to microservices, web and/or application containers, and distributed architecture * BS or MS in Computer Science or equivalent experience * Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to work well within and across the teams ## Preferred Experience: * Java, Kotlin, Sprint Boot, Kafka, Kubernetes, gRPC, protocol-buffers, ElasticSearch, and related open source technologies * Proficiency in AWS *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®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™. © 2021 Expedia, Inc. All rights reserved. Trademarks and logos are the property of their respective owners. CST: 2029030-50 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. * Posted 10 Days Ago * Full time * R-55625

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