Are you passionate about big data and the technology needed to drive security and fraud prevention? Do you love building creative, high-
scale data products using a diverse set of state of the art technologies?
Expedia's Enterprise Risk & Security (eRS), Big Data team is searching for a top-notch Software Development Engineer who will deliver on key initiatives, starting from the idea phase all the way through requirements definition, analysis, technical specifications, development and product delivery.
This is a highly visible role that requires an understanding of our large, complex technical environment and has the ability to create simple, elegant technical software / application solutions.
If you have an entrepreneurial spirit, know how to deliver, are deeply technical and analytical, highly innovative and long for the opportunity to shape a new business and build solutions to challenging problems that directly impact the company's bottom-
line, we want to talk to you!
Lead architecture definition and development of complex software engineering projects using big data technologies
Have a strong eye for the operational aspects of the platform such as deployment, performance tuning and monitoring
Collaborate with business and technical teams to solve complex problems
Present technical issues and their impact to management
Mentor team members
Advocate for quality coding and best practices
Influence the engineering practices within and beyond the Affinity team
Basic Qualifications :
Coding proficiency in at least one modern programming language (Java, Scala, Python etc.)
Strong background in data structures and algorithms
Experience in Linux (or UNIX)
Experience with automated testing, including unit, functional, and integration testing
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Self-starter that enjoys and takes pride in the development work of their team
Ability to thrive in a dynamic, collaborative and fast paced environment.
Strong interpersonal skills as well as strong problem-solving and analytical skills.
Preferred Qualifications :
At least 3-5 years of industry experience with a bachelor’s or master’s degree in CS or equivalent
Solid experience with Big Data technologies (Hadoop, HDFS, Map-Reduce, Hive, Spark, Kafka etc.)
Experience in architecting complex, highly distributed, multi-sourced data pipelines and stream processing solutions.
Experience building and managing applications with AWS technologies S3, EC2, EMR etc.
Demonstrated Data Warehousing experience with one of Redshift, Snowflake, Teradata etc.
Ability to tune and optimize the performance of business-critical queries and dealing with ETL job related issues
Working understanding of relational databases including SQL and NoSql
Experience working in agile development environment
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.