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Senior Software Engineer at Expedia, Inc. (Bellevue, WA)

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CarRentals is a small but rapidly growing company within the Expedia Inc portfolio and the premier car rental booking company on the web. CarRentals powers three different brands across multiple points of sale on a single common platform, bringing suppliers and customers together to find the right car and the best price. CarRentals offers a great opportunity to work in a startup-like environment backed by the resources, benefits, and network of a large, multi-national online e-commerce company. As a Senior Software Engineer on the customer acquisition and site experience team, you will create solutions related to the front-end of our solution, including the potential for website, services and mobile application development. You will help design and implement feature-work via a test and learn strategy, laying the groundwork for us to scale to 10x traffic. This role will require you to have demonstrated knowledge of modern UI frameworks, building large scale services, AWS development patterns, and operational standards to maintain a 24/7 e-commerce platform. You will either have mobile application experience, or be passionate and curious to extend your skillset towards mobile work. You will work in collaboration with partners including Product Managers and Marketing to help design, develop, and deliver projects. You will mentor others and help promote the broader tech organization goals W hat you’ll do : You will collaborate with Engineers, Program and Product Managers, and Production Support in an agile development environment to develop, test and deploy extraordinary software You will establish metrics and processes to ensure development for scale You will take the lead in driving the team’s architecture & design methodology and quality programming practices You will develop, mentor, and provide growth guidance to engineers on your team You will take initiative to improve existing processes or develop new processes to increase efficiency You will communicate effectively up and down the organization including to the CTO and engineering leadership team Who you are : You are passionate about solving customer problems, including curiosity about how things work today and passion for making them better. You have a strong sense of ownership and accountability You have the ability to break down large technical problems and solve them systematically You are able to perform and influence code reviews as well as technical design meetings. You have strong coding skills.  You have a team-first mentality with the ability to build and maintain strong working relationships across disciplines and organizations. You have a track record of successfully delivering high quality, web applications and distributed services with large transaction volume on a 24x7 operational cycle. You bring at least 8+ years of experience designing software in object-oriented programming concepts, data structures, algorithms and system level programming 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.   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.