Senior Application Engineer (DevOps)
ExpediaDSP – Data Services and Platforms
Our mission is to power reliable, trustworthy and scalable data products, that fuel decision-making and 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 platforms.
Who You Are
We are looking for a hardworking Senior DevOps Engineer to design and build systems and services to take on increasingly complex data engineering challenges.
- Prefer experience with running large Kafka cluster including installation, support, design and enhancement.
- Have 5+ years of experience in systems engineering in Linux, OS level file system and network troubleshooting.
- Monitoring and logging system (Splunk, CloudWatch, ELK, Grafana)
- Have hands on experience and knowledge of the fundamentals of cloud computing (including virtualization, multi-tenant cloud infrastructures, storage systems and content delivery networks).
- Configuration management tools Chef, Puppet and/or Ansible. Infrastructure provisioning tools such as Terraform and CloudFormation.
- Have experience with distributed data processing (Hadoop, Spark, Pig, Hive) and open source software (Cassandra, MongoDB, RabbitMQ, NGINX, Redis, Elasticsearch) along with data processing algorithms (MapReduce, Flume).
- Have diverse data platform experience including NoSQL, MongoDB, Hadoop, Spark, SparkML, Tensorflow.
- AWS experience highly desired
What You Will Do
You will design, build and support a modern, multi-tenant cloud-based enterprise data platform for both transactions and analytics and share your knowledge with your teammates, as well as the larger tech community.
- You will drive innovation with technologies and solutions in the large-scale distributed cloud services and petabyte-scale data processing space.
- Monitor and tune the performance, reliability, and security of the infrastructure. Identify and correct bottlenecks in the system, while working with development teams on optimization and standard methodologies.
- Collaborating across functional teams, you'll deliver rapid, iterative designs and/or new technology proof-of-concepts.
- Support 24x7 On-call on highly scalable environment.
- Creating standards and utilities to support, upgrade, and maintenance for the data platform ecosystem.
- Actively involved in the daily operational activities that impact the important components / processes of both On-Prem and Cloud function.
- You'll collaborate across a complementary team of internal and external partners.
- 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
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®.
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.