Software Development Engineer I (front end)

Expedia.com - Seattle, WA

Full-time
Expedia
As a front end Software Development Engineer on Expedia's Storefront team, you will be part of the team working on problems including Search, Recommendations, and event-driven Data-Insights and Analytics. You will build and improve highly available and scalable software which serves as an internal platform for several brands within Expedia Group. The technologies involved include React, JavaScript, AWS, HTML, Java.

What you will do:
Use your experience building stable, high quality web apps to enhance existing features and add new features on the Homepage.
Write automated tests to ensure the quality of your code
Support and enhance our DevOps practice: address monitoring and troubleshooting as primary concerns
Automate infrastructure deployment and management
Coordinate and collaborate with other members of your Squad to deliver on the team's sprint commitments

Who you are:
Desired experience: 1-2 years in software engineering
Must have a BS in Computer Science or a related engineering degree
Experience with React or a similar JavaScript library. It is also helpful to understand Object Oriented Programming vs. Functional Programming and to have some awareness of Design Patterns
Some experience with Java or a similar language.
Must have some experience with writing automated tests (unit tests, functional tests, etc.). An understanding of the TDD and CICD mindset is helpful
It is useful to have experience with applying data mining to infer user intent in order to guide business decisions

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.