Associate Software Developer – Front 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:
Collaborate with a small, tight knit team of cutting edge, coding thought leaders who set the strategy for our customer interface. Self-starters are encouraged to explore, fail fast and build new things. Find places that lack ownership and own them. Collaboration, ownership and innovation are our primary tenets.
In this role you will get to:
Contribute to 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.
Ability to work with Node.js which is at the forefront of what we use to build our customer-facing applications
Apply your programming skills towards building low latency and high throughput transactional services.
Design and develop systems supporting our high-traffic Hotel, Airline, Rental Car and Vacation Package businesses, that serve hundreds of millions of searches a day, generating billions of events.
Optimize our sites for cross-device performance, including mobile, desktop, tablets and phablets, with an emphasis on time to start render.
Who you are:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science.
Familiarity with Node.js and how it works and libraries like Express.js and using Node as a web server or micro-service.
Ability to develop and build REST-ful APIs and GraphQL.
Comfort and knowledgeable with software development patterns like OOP, Flux/Redux, Modular, MVVM, MVC and Observer along with knowledge of uses of responsive design and HTML and CSS.
General understanding of web server-side technologies, such as GoLang, JSP, Ruby or Python.
Illustrated history of living the values necessary to Priceline: Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust.
The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it’s a way of life. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is essential.
Who we are:
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.
Priceline is part of the Booking Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: BKNG) family of companies, a highly profitable global online travel company with a market capitalization of over $80 billion. Our sister companies include Booking.com, BookingGo, Agoda, Kayak and OpenTable.
If you want to be part of something truly special, check us out!
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion – Our Commitment
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 governing law.