Sr. Data Engineer
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Are you an expert in big data technologies with hands on development experience?
Are you passionate about building world class data products and platforms that will help power analytics and AI for a very dynamic business environment?
Do you have deep expertise in designing, developing and implementing end to end data engineering pipelines using cloud computing technologies for real time analytics?
We are looking for a senior data engineer to be part of our data product engineering group who can help design and build the long term architecture for the various components of our data engineering function, provide technical leadership to a team dedicated to driving technology innovation for enabling faster and smarter decision making and contribute towards building the world’s most effective travel platform. You will have the opportunity to participate in a large variety of exciting and challenging projects and work with our exceptional team of technology professionals who believe in building the next generation capabilities that will power global travel. You will also help mentor/coach junior engineers in the team and evangelise engineering best practices across the org.
Who you are:
8+ years software development experience in an enterprise level engineering environment demonstrating increasing levels of technical leadership
5+ years hands-on big data engineering experience with excellent understanding of delivering BI and AI projects
Experience architecting, developing, and successfully delivering complex, large-scale systems
Fluent in one or more of the following languages: Python, Java, Scala and AWS or equivalent cloud technology
Strong experience in using streaming and event driven architecture patterns.
Expertise in agile software development methodologies and using them efficiently within teams
Outstanding communication and organizational skills - able to translate between technical and business functions, bring forward a vision or opinion that can push the boundaries of innovation
Ability to lead multiple tasks and projects simultaneously, prioritize decisions and tasks and work in a fast-paced, changing environment
Deep understanding of trade-offs of architectural patterns and sound decision making and confidence in recommending approaches and associated technology choices
Relentless passion for delivering technology and experiences that help customers and developers
What you will do:
Deliver on lofty goals, consistently shipping platform capabilities, features, and solutions related to providing business insights with speed and quality
Influence and define the vision for key aspects of solution architecture and engineering best practices
Work alongside and mentor an inclusive team of engineers, acting as a bar raiser for development of performant, maintainable and thoroughly tested code
Ensure the team is following state of the art engineering methodologies
Drive proof of concepts and prototypes to accelerate the on-boarding of new technologies and solutions to solve business problems
Cross organizational boundaries (brands, divisions) to collaborate with other technology teams to tackle enterprise-wide problems
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®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.
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