Our Technology team is the backbone of our company: constantly creating, testing, learning and iterating to better meet the needs of our customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ideas-led environment, you’re in the right place.
We believe in software craftsmanship and that there is real value in developing software so that it can be easily understood, maintained, and extended.
In addition to building applications that can hold up to the scale & growth of our business, our team of engineers work directly with the business leaders in defining the product roadmap and coming up with innovative solutions to grow the business.
About Priceline:-The Priceline Group is the world’s leading provider of online travel & related services, provided to consumers and local partners in 224 countries and territories through six primary brands: Booking.com , priceline.com , agoda.com, KAYAK , rentalcars.com and OpenTable.
Collectively, The Priceline Group (started in 1997) operates in 224 countries and territories in Europe, North America, South America, the Asia-Pacific region, the Middle East and Africa in over 42 languages. The Priceline Group’s mission is to help people experience the world.
We need world class developers to join our engineering team in building the next generation web and services platform for Priceline.com.
In addition to building applications that can hold up to the scale & growth of our business, our team of engineers work directly with the business leaders in defining the product roadmap and coming up with innovative solutions to grow the business. We believe in software craftsmanship and that there is real value in developing software so that it can be easily understood, maintained, and extended.
As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to work on mission critical projects with direct impact on the evolution of Priceline’s business. You will be able to apply your programming skills towards building low latency and high throughput transactional services. You will work on systems that serve hundreds of millions of searches a day, generate billions of events, and are monitored 24×7 using early warning and analytics systems build using the best of the big data technologies, including Cassandra, Kafka, Storm, Elastic Search, and Hadoop. Our search systems perform highly concurrent, real-time searches across thousands of partners and collect and parse data from a diverse set of interfaces to get the best deals for our customers. We constantly explore new technologies and engineer better solutions for ever demanding business needs.
This position requires a passion for coding and someone who is willing to take ownership and drive technical implementations. Our teams are small and allow great opportunities to learn new technologies and use these tools to develop innovative applications. The team environment encourages developers to be creative and rapidly build software with the satisfaction of creating something new every day.
➢ Understanding of Node.js and how it works.
➢ Experience with common libraries like Express.js and using Node as a web server or micro-service.
➢ Working with and building REST-full API’s and GraphQL.
➢ Software development patterns like OOP, Flux/Redux, Modular, MVVM, MVC and Observer.
➢ Understanding of practical uses of responsive design and HTML, the use of tools like Sass and the modular CSS.
➢ Knowledge of Git and Gitflow. NoSQL databases and SQL composition skills are a plus.
➢ A collaborative work ethic and the ability to work within a self-organized, cross-functional team.
➢ Familiarity with agile and scrum. Great communication skills is a must.
➢ Familiar with web server-side technologies, such as Golang, JSP, Ruby or Python.
➢ A degree in computer science or equivalent work experience.
Mid-level Required Experience – 2+ years’ experience or equivalent proficiency with the skills outlined above. Senior Required Experience – 5+ years’ experience or equivalent proficiency with the skills outlined above.