We are looking for a Senior Data Engineer to join the Data Technology team at Expedia Partner Solutions (EPS), to design, develop and deliver next generation data engineering solutions.
At EPS we ingest, collect, enrich and process vast amounts of data - every minute of every day. The growing volume of data presents real but exciting challenges that require innovation at all levels and functions.
As a Data Engineer, you will help make sense of petabytes of Data while building, supporting and delivering state-of-the-art Analytics and ML pipelines. The data teams are placed at the core of Business, Analytics and Data Science operations, facilitating decision-making by providing the right data, at the right time, to the right people or system.
EPS is an ambitious start-up inside the world’s biggest travel company. The largest travel affiliate network in the world, we work with partners in 33 countries to turn their web traffic into hotel bookings and happy customers. We create technology that help millions of travellers to find the perfect hotel, flight or car for their next unforgettable trip.
What you’ll do
Build scalable and high-performant data pipelines, using the right software patterns and continuous deployment/integration practices.
Work in of one of our data teams, alongside data scientists, product managers, and data users.
Collaborate with upstream system architects, developers, and data product managers to support and resolve data issues.
Work in a DevOps environment (you build it, you run it) on our EPS Data Cloud (AWS) platform.
Implement the tools and processes to handle performance, scale, availability, accuracy, and monitoring.
Collaborate in an agile and dynamic environment to lead change and keep us current with the latest technologies.
Who you are;
You’ll fit in this role if you have;
Experience in Java, Scala and/or Python, Unix/Linux environments, on-premises and in the cloud.
An understanding of the AWS cloud ecosystem, such as EMR, Lambda, S3, EC2, SNS, Cloud Formation, VPC etc.
A strong background in a variety of data technologies, such as Hadoop, Spark, HBase, Hive, Presto or ETL frameworks.
A deep understanding of SQL, and experience working with traditional (Teradata), or cloud-based data-warehouse (Redshift, Snowflake).
Good knowledge of cloud infrastructures automation tools such as CloudFormation and Docker.
An understanding of events streaming pipelines such as Kafka or Kinesis.
Experience producing tested, secure, resilient and well-documented applications.
Excellent interpersonal skills and verbal and written communication skills when working with both business and technical teams.
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, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.