Software Development Engineer III

Are you passionate about the technology needed to drive a multi-billion-dollar business? Do you love building innovative & highly scalable distributed AI platforms and solutions? Is revolutionizing the travel experience using AI/ML challenging and attractive to you?

Data & AI platform team is seeking a highly driven, hardworking and talented Software Development Engineer II to build machine learning platforms and AI solutions that support the entire Expedia Group. We’re on the leading edge combining the advances in machine learning and cloud infrastructure to deliver AI capabilities at cloud scale. We focus on AI for travel data intelligence R&D, build a high-performance AI platform, and deliver high impact AI solutions. We work very closely together with our brands/BUs across Expedia Group.

What you’ll do:

  • Designing, developing and maintaining core platform features, services and engines

  • Partnering with data scientists and other engineers to help invent, implement, and connect sophisticated algorithms to our cloud-based engines and drive cutting-edge research into product realization

  • Solve complex business problems by utilizing disciplined development methodology, producing scalable, flexible, efficient and supportable solutions using appropriate technologies

  • Working with other engineers and research teams to investigate design approaches, and evaluate technical feasibility

  • Developing new technology prototypes to help with future exploration

Who you are:

  • 3+ years of relevant, professional experience in a fast-paced, high-transactional engineering environment

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field is required

  • Solid engineering and coding skills with the ability to write high-performance production quality code

  • Experience in Java, C++, Python, Scala or other equivalent languages

  • Experience with Object-Oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem-solving and complexity analysis

  • Academic and/or industry experience with advanced AI and ML techniques preferred

  • Experience in defining system architectures and exploring technical feasibility trade-offs preferred

  • Experience in developing cloud software services and an understanding of design for scalability, performance, and reliability (K8s, YARN) preferred

  • Experience with Spark, Hive & Flink is a plus

  • Experience in building and driving the production of innovative end-to-end Machine Learning platforms will be a plus

About Expedia Group  
Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.

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About Expedia Group 

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.  

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Software Development Engineer III