Sr. Software Development Engineer
Do you have a passion for travel and e-Commerce? Do you enjoy working in a flexible, Agile environment where your efforts to build mission critical transactional middleware? Do you thrive in a high-energy atmosphere that is constantly evaluating new technology with relentless focus on scalability, resilience and automation and continuous delivery?
Expedia’s eCommerce Platform (eCP) team has an opening for a Senior Software Development Engineer as part of our Financial Systems and Core Transactional Services (FCTS) team, which is the transactional heartbeat of Expedia Group. This role will primarily focus on
building next-generation global tax system at Expedia, Inc. This highly scalable and resilient system must be capable of calculating the taxes applicable to billions of potential travel bookings per day. It must also be flexible enough to handle the broad, constantly changing range of tax laws and rules applicable in thousands of jurisdictions around the world, while providing robust reporting and audit trails. These new capabilities will have a material impact on Expedia's financial performance. Our focus is on Revolutionizing Travel by using technology to manage transactions at a massive scale along with big data analysis. You will be instrumental in the performance of our team to ensure that we meet the global needs of our business. Bring your passion for software performance and metrics driven analysis and be part of our success.
What you’ll do:
You will get to expand your skills in building highly scalable industrial leading solutions while influencing others and raising the bar on the overall level of excellence within the team. You will also get the opportunity to serve as a subject matter expert in cross-functional feature delivery.
•Assume an active role in the evolution of the Global Tax Platform, including design, development
•Be a part of the development team and actively participate in all phases of implementation, including requirements gathering, functional and technical design, systems design and development, testing and roll-out, and support
•Monitor and support daily operations
•Utilize disciplined development methodology for continuous evolution and optimization for the assigned projects
•Teach and mentor junior developers
Who you are:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computing related discipline - Master's in CS preferred
8+ years Software Development work experience (Java experience strongly preferred)
Rock solid coding skills and communication skills in written and verbal form
Strong understanding of Quality and Testing principles, knowledge of performance testing, application tuning and load testing
Strong technical proficiency in Java, Spring MVC, JSON/XML, Web Services and object-oriented design.
Experience working in with AWS/Cloud infrastructure, NoSQL databases
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, 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.