At OpenTable, we take pleasure in Software Development. We believe that velocity comes from a commitment to clean code and solid engineering principles. We deliver innovative products through rapid, continuous development. Millions of diners and thousands of restaurants around the globe use our products. If you are excited by constantly challenging engineering processes and can deliver exceptional quality in a fast-paced, agile environment, we'd like to meet you. Bonus points if you love restaurants too!
What You’ll Work On
Join a fast paced highly collaborative team to build out mission-critical backend microservices. You will be responsible for your code throughout all phases of the life cycle. You build it, you maintain it. All our solutions are required to scale to meet increasing demand.
We focus on critical backend services that power our consumer site and apps. We are responsible for user data and restaurant data. We build our services on the JVM using Java, and on .Net platform using C#. Our data is stored in SQL and NoSQL databases. Our services run on either dedicated virtual hosts or on our Mesos cluster for large-scale, distributed applications.
You love to code. You’re curious, passionate, and enjoy tackling challenging problems. You love technology and enjoy finding better ways to do things. You want to share what you discover and feel energized when you can learn from people around you. When you build software, you consider how people will use it from all angles. You take pride in carefully honing your work until it feels reliable and effortless to use.
You’ve been a Software Engineer for several years, have made significant contributions to projects you’ve been a part of, and want to engineer at a global scale. You’re familiar with things like:
Building and maintaining RESTful website back-ends or services
Application development in Java or C#
Design patterns, data structures and OO design
SQL and NoSQL databases like MS SQL, MongoDB
Unit, integration test experience.
Performance monitoring and analysis
OpenTable, part of The Priceline Group (NASDAQ: PCLN), is the world's leading provider of online restaurant reservations, seating more than 21 million diners per month via online bookings across approximately 40,000+ restaurants.
Since its inception in 1998, OpenTable has seated more than 1.4 billion diners around the world. The Company is headquartered in San Francisco, California, and the OpenTable service is available throughout the United States, as well as in Canada, Germany, Japan, Mexico, and the UK.