Senior Software Engineer- Back End
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.
Why this job’s a big deal?
This is an opportunity to work on a global SAAS product serving millions of customers and providing the ability to buy flight tickets anywhere in the world. The engineer will have an opportunity to work on a large scale system and interesting engineering problems. In this role the Engineer will be working on a state of the art cloud platform using Kubernetes and Docker and will help build and enhance micro-services powering the SAAS platform. This role also provides opportunities to explore and adopt new technologies.
In this role you will get to:
Participate in mission critical projects with direct impact on the evolution of Priceline's business
Be part of a cross-functional agile team that continuously experiments, iterates and delivers on new product objectives
Showcase your development skills of Core Java or similar programming languages
Apply system design skills in implementing micro-services
Architecture using cloud native solutions.
Apply your programming skills towards building low latency and high throughput transactional services with continuous integration and automation testing
Apply your experience working on various SQL and NoSQL technologies in implementing data solutions backing the micro-services.
Utilize your knowledge to understand our codebase, systems and business requirements to effectively make changes to micro services
Effectively collaborate and engage in team efforts, speak up for what you think are the best solutions and be able to converse respectfully and compromise when necessary
Who you are:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or related field
7+ years of experience in software engineering and development.
Strong foundation in computer science fundamentals, algorithms and system design.
Coding experience with Core Java or similar programming languages
Good knowledge and experience working on SQL and NoSQL technologies.
Comfort and experience with Spring Frameworks, Web Services and API’s
Experience in micro-services, Kubernetes, Dockers is a big positive.
Experience with developing on Cloud, especially GCP and AWS.
Demonstrated history of living the values important to Priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. Unquestionable Integrity and Ethics
WE ARE PRICELINE.
Our success as one of the biggest players in online travel is all thanks to our incredible, dedicated team of talented employees. Priceliners are focused on being the best travel deal makers in the world, fueled by our passion to help everyone experience the moments that matter most in their lives. Whether it’s a dream vacation, your cousin’s graduation, or your best friend’s wedding – we make travel affordable and accessible to our customers.
Our culture is unique and inspiring (that’s what our employees tell us). We’re a grown-up, startup. We deliver the excitement of a new venture, without the struggles and chaos that can come with a business that hasn’t stabilized.
We’re on the cutting edge of innovative technologies. We keep the customer at the center of all that we do. Our ability to meet their needs relies on the strength of a workforce as diverse as the customers we serve. We bring together employees from all walks of life and we are proud to provide the kind of inclusive environment that stimulates innovation, creativity and collaboration.
If you want to be part of something truly special, check us out!
Priceline is part of the Booking Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: BKNG) family of companies. Our sister companies include Booking, BookingGo, Agoda, Kayak and OpenTable. Together we are an undeniable force in the online travel and tourism industry.
Priceline ensures equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants without discrimination or harassment based on race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.