Expedia Group - Europe Company Profile

Engineering Manager - Cloud Acceleration Team at Expedia Group - Europe (London, UK)

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Do you thrive in a flexible agile environment, focused on innovation, continuous delivery, DevOps and automation? Do you have a strong desire to build teams and architect solutions that deliver significant impact and benefits to the business? Are you passionate about delivering high-quality products to customers? Expedia Group, the largest Online Travel Agency (OTA), is looking for an expert, highly motivated and disciplined Development Manager for our Cloud Acceleration Team. If you seek an opportunity to be part of building and growing innovative application deployment infrastructure, tools, support and services with potential to impact all engineering teams, this is the team to join. What you’ll do Manage a team of engineers in implementing high quality applications to support operations, delivery and deployment of new business functionality in the AWS Cloud. Use your development experience and critical thinking to solve process automation problems at scale. Provide forward thinking engineering and release practices, resulting in products and services that are delivered with more efficiency, lower risk, and reduced customer impact. Develop and demonstrate comprehensive ownership of systems, configurations, documentation and support. Apply agile methodologies and new technology to enhance productivity, quality, and system performance. Work closely with development, operations and program management to define and articulate technical requirements. Ensure that features deployed have technical integrity and stability. Drive communication and collaboration with direct reports, customers and peers to share information and improve cross-organization processes. Lead and manage individual contributors, including ongoing training and development performance evaluations, coaching, recruiting, and disciplinary actions. Strong communication, interpersonal skills and organizational savvy. Who you are Extensive development experience. Strong management / mentoring experience. DevOps focus and experience at building high-quality solutions that scale quickly and safely. Amazon EC2 and Container Service or other cloud provider experience highly regarded. Strong knowledge of technology including Java, Scala, Ruby, Python, Perl, Node.js and Clojure. Experience with multi-tiered system operations in high-volume, PCI-compliant transactional environments including web, application, and database operational support and services. Understanding of Network and Load Balancing technologies. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Be a global team player. 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 humility 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®, trivago®, 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®. #LI-DP1 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.