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Software Developer Engineer - Kubernetes/Spark/Flink/Prometheus/DynamoDB at Expedia Group - Europe (London, UK)

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The Hotels.com team at Expedia Group is looking for an expert and highly motivated Software Engineer to join the Hotels.com Algorithm Lifecycle Projects (ALPs) team. In this role, you will be responsible for the delivery of a greenfield platform, that will accelerate the adoption of machine learning across Hotels.com. This includes working with stakeholders, technical product managers, engineers and data scientists to understand requirements, complete solution design, implementation and delivery to our customer using cutting edge technologies including, but not limited to Kubernetes, Spring, Spark, Flink, Prometheus, DynamoDB, Java 11 and open-source projects which we contribute What you’ll do: Develop various facets of our greenfield ML platform. Write clean, maintainable and well-tested code. Develop code as part of a wider team through pair programming and code reviews. Deploy and maintain applications in AWS production environments. Communicate and document solutions and design decisions. Regularly refactor code to adapt to fast moving business requirements and evolving technical landscapes. Understand AWS standard methodologies. Work with business partners and data science to flesh out and deliver on requirements in an agile manner. Drive the adoption of the platform across Hotels.com technology teams. Be up to date with innovation and research in the ML ecosystem. Who you are: Java server-side programming experience Background in OOP, performance and scalability tuning, algorithms and computational complexity. Experience with design and architecture of complex systems that scale well with increasing volumes of data. Experience with processing massive structured and unstructured data sets. Agile development methodologies including Scrum or Kanban, code reviews, continuous integration, pair programming. Experience working in cross-functional teams with “You build, you run it” mentality. Proven ability to research varied technologies to solve challenging business problems, and quickly develop proof of concepts. Good interpersonal skills, verbal and written communication skills when working with both business and technical. Nice to have: Experience with ML and Big Data technologies. Experience of small to medium projects where you applied ML theories, techniques and libraries. Experience working with engineering teams in multiple locations. MS/BS degree in a computer science field or related discipline is nice but not essential. What we offer: An environment where elegant, clean, maintainable code is favoured over messy hacks. A friendly, smart team who are keen to share their knowledge and learn new things. Opportunity to learn and apply the latest Cloud technologies. We’ll take your career on a journey that’s flexible and right for you, whilst recognising and rewarding your achievements… A conversation around flexible working and what is right for you is encouraged from day one/your first conversations with Hotels.com. Competitive salaries and many growth opportunities within the wider Expedia Group. Option to attend conferences globally and enrich the technology skills you are passionate about. Cash and Stock rewards for high achievers. Extensive travel rewards and discounts for all employees! 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®. Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with a diverse workforce. You will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age. #LI-JP1 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.