Have you ever had the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people in a meaningful way and help them enjoy time away with their friends and families building memories?
That is what we do here at HomeAway.com, an Expedia Inc. company. We are the leading vacation rental website in the world with more than one million online bookable vacation rentals. Our mission is to make every vacation rental in the world available to every traveler in the world through our online marketplace and we're committed to helping families and friends find the perfect vacation rental to create unforgettable travel experiences together.
Challenges you can work on:
Scale our services to more than 60k requests per second
Develop fast, scalable, highly available, and reliable payment engines that will process billions of dollars per year
Use real-time data to understand customers’ needs before they do
Dockerize our apps and services for cloud deployment
Develop features that will drive our business through real-time feedback loops
Develop a smart service layer that will allow for in-session personalization based off user behavior and data
Scale our public API to allow other partners to leverage HomeAway services & experiences on third party sites
Simplify core booking and listing workflow to enhance our travelers & suppliers experience