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Senior Software Development Engineer, Seattle, Washington

CategoryTechnology Group
Job typeFull Time
CountryUnited States
Senior Software Development Engineer

Expedia Group is revolutionizing travel through the power of technology, and the Platform & Marketplaces (P&M) group is at the heart of that mission. P&M provides a premier platform of eCommerce technologies and services operating at global scale to support our rapidly growing family of brands. Our Fraud & Risk technology team is seeking a highly motivated senior software engineer. You will help deliver in one of the best travel technology organizations in the world, ensuring our data and systems are secured with the best standards and technology solutions. In this position, you will design and implement systems that will help prevent fraudulent activity and security breaches on Expedia's websites, protecting our customers, partners and suppliers. You will develop distributed systems that scale up to millions of transactions. Additionally, you will make important contributions to building out the world's best travel platform. The solutions you build will have a direct impact on the company's bottom line and day to day operations.

What you'll do
  • Mentor and lead team members and advocate for quality coding, design and optimal processes
  • Collaborate with peers, leaders and partners across functions and business groups to come up with technology solutions to business problems
  • Actively participate in all phases of the software development lifecycle, including requirements gathering, functional and technical design/architecture, development, testing, release and support
  • Solve complex problems by utilizing the right development methodologies, producing scalable, flexible, efficient and maintainable solutions using appropriate technologies
  • Implement and operate high-quality technology solutions based on 3rd party and in-house technologies for securing Expedia Group's resources and its customers' data
  • Maintain, monitor and improve our solutions and systems with a focus on service excellence; apply industry standards and new technologies to improve productivity, quality, and system performance

Who you are
  • 10+ years of experience in a Software Development Engineer or similar role
  • A self-starter who is consistently looking to innovate and find ways to enhance our customers' experience, with ability to own solutions end to end.
  • Strong technical proficiency, capable of problem solving and applying critical thinking. A deep understanding of software design principles, algorithms and data structures.
  • Strong communication skills. You articulate your ideas to peers and leaders, providing details and supporting your ideas with data where applicable.
  • You enjoy and take pride in the work of your team. You focus on the team's technical operations and have a strong desire to lead by example.
  • Prior experience working with distributed systems, object-oriented programming languages such as Java, SQL and NoSQL database.
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience


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®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, 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, 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.
EmployerExpedia, Inc.

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