Principal Software Engineer
DSP – Data Services and Platforms
Our mission is to power reliable, trustworthy and scalable data products, that fuel machine learning applications and decision-making that give a competitive advantage to Expedia Group. We use a blend of open source, custom development, and commercial tools to deliver and operate petabyte-scale data platforms used across the business. Our ecosystem includes multiple cloud providers, massive Hadoop clusters, parallel databases and a broad mix of leading data management and analytics tools.
We are looking for a Principal Software Engineer who is passionate about maintaining a high-quality bar for software and is deeply committed to supporting decision-making through data analysis. We like to innovate, learn, and have fun while building the best travel experience for our customers. You will architect, build and support a modern, multi-tenant cloud-based enterprise data platform for both AI and analytics, and share your knowledge with your teammates, as well as the larger tech community.
Who You Are
•Deep understanding of modern data and software architectures, able to speak at every level of organization and across technology stacks.
•Working knowledge of distributed data processing frameworks (Hadoop, Flink), distributed compute and storage environments, application development and large-scale analytics.
•10+ years of experience leading or working on complex software projects using Java, Scala, Python or similar.
•5+ years of experience in cloud computing, including multi-tenant cloud infrastructures, storage systems, security and analytics.
What You Will Do
You will provide technical leadership and participate in development efforts.
•You will drive innovation with technologies and solutions in the large-scale distributed cloud services and petabyte-scale data processing space.
•You'll work to identify new product features and close feature gaps in new and existing products.
•Collaborating across organizations in Expedia, you'll deliver rapid, iterative technology proof of concepts and service releases.
•You'll provide technical insight to the team, delivering recommendations, tutorials, blog articles and technical presentations, adapting communication to different levels of technical partners.
•Collaborate with and contribute to open source communities, both internally and externally.
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 modesty 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®, ®, 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®.
- We are excited to move to our new Seattle Campus later this year. The campus features onsite wellness and market hall with amazing food options on 40 acres of waterfront property. Check out the campus and latest news on https://lifeatexpedia.com/seattle-campus
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.