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Software Development Engineer II



Software Engineering
London, UK
Posted on Friday, June 21, 2024

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We are seeking a motivated and detail-oriented Software Developer to join our development team. The successful candidate will have a foundational understanding of JVM languages (such as Java, Scala, Kotlin) and some experience with cloud providers, preferably AWS. You will work closely with our senior developers and data teams to build robust data APIs and business intelligence (BI) tools that power the B2B operations of our company.

What you’ll do:

  • Working in an agile team and look for ways to continuously improve through asking and providing feedback.
  • Actively collaborate with senior team members and across teams to co-develop solutions and address problems.
  • Proactively engage with peers across the organization to foster a collaborative problem-solving environment.
  • Help coordinate stakeholder input and collaboration efforts when developing solutions.
  • Thinks broadly about policy/process standardization and customization across the organization
  • You will design and implement small product features working as part of a multi-functional team using agile methodologies and “you build it, you run it” approach.

Who you are:

We look for smart people with good general programming skills because we believe that exceptional developers can learn new technologies quickly and well. However, it wouldn't hurt if you have experience with some of the following (or a passion to learn them):

  • preferably someone with 2+ years of experience
  • Foundational knowledge in Object-Oriented Programming concepts, data structure, algorithms, preferably in any JVM languages (Java/Kotlin/Scala/Clojure) and Python.
  • Experience of using cloud services (e.g. AWS)
  • Experienced or interested in building API’s.
  • Experience with various data stores (SQL, NoSQL) and API integration patterns.
  • Exposure to BI tools and data visualization libraries/frameworks is a plus.
  • Familiarity with agile methodologies and version control systems (e.g., Git).
  • Experience or interested in working with processing large volumes of data.
  • Very passionate about learning, especially in the areas of technology, service design patterns and system architecture.
  • Be self-motivated with drive and good organisational skills to work to challenging deadlines.
  • Critical thinker, expected to speak out and defend views

As a team, we love to…

  • Expand our skills in building highly scalable solutions while influencing others and raising the bar on the overall level of excellence within the team.
  • Work in an environment where elegant, clean, maintainable code is favoured over messy hacks.
  • Share our knowledge with each other and learn new things.
  • Take advantage of our amazing travel discounts and tick some destinations off our bucket lists!

We’ll take your career on a journey that’s flexible and right for you, whilst recognising and rewarding your achievements…

  • Competitive salaries and many growth opportunities within the company.
  • You will get the opportunity to serve as a domain expert in multi-functional feature delivery.
  • Option to attend conferences globally and enrich the technology skills you are passionate about.
  • A conversation with your Manager around flexible working and what is right for you is encouraged from day one.

We believe that a diverse and inclusive workforce is the most awesome workforce…

We believe in being Different. We seek new ideas, different ways of thinking, diverse backgrounds, and approaches because averages can lie and sameness is dangerous.

Expedia is committed to crafting 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.

We’re excited for you to make Expedia an even more awesome place to work!

So what are you waiting for? Apply now and join us on our journey to become the #1 travel company in the world!

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®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®,™, and Expedia Cruises™.

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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.