Senior Software Developer:
Priceline is on the hunt for Software Developers to join a brand new team for a greenfield project. We’re putting together a new team with an emphasis on teamwork! At priceline we believe the best teammates have complementary skills and thrive when they work together sharing ideas and solving difficult problems.
Why is this job a big deal:
We’re building something new and as a new hire you will be involved and have influence in application architecture, system design, and infrastructure decisions that span the full stack of software development using web technologies. We build our frontends in react, backends in node and go, and our data is primarily managed using mysql, postgres, and redis.
In this role you will get to:
The travel agent platform will connect travellers with travel agents who will help them build vacations that can include a variety of travel products. This is important for many travellers who need help from an industry expert to book, coordinate, and find the best travel deals available. At Priceline, we are on a mission to help customers create the moments that matter and this new platform is a new way for us to do that for our customers.
1. How do we build a brand new application and APIs that will stand the test of time?
2. How do we introduce new features and functionality without creating massive tech debt or unruly code bases?
3. Can our design system be themeable in order to handle any brand requirements you throw at it? Are the components able to adapt to our growing list of demands? How do we test them all!? https://pricelinelabs.github.io/design-system/
4. How do we scale our apps to meet the demand of ever growing traffic volumes?
5. Our apps need to be deployed into the cloud, how should we containerize them, manage and monitor them?
Who you are:
5+ years of either frontend or backend software development experience.
2+ years experience with React and Redux, OR
2+ years experience building or maintaining APIs.
Cutting edge, practiced skill using modern dev patterns with HTML and CSS (styled-components, storybook, jest, or similar)
Practiced skill in building and interfacing with third-party APIs and frameworks. Knowledge of best practices and experience with REST and some GraphQL.
Experience working on a team and able to speak to the benefits and pitfalls that come up.
Experience with Git, npm, build processes, CI/CD tools and deploying high traffic, production applications.
We’re proud to offer:
Competition leading salary, aggressive yearly bonus program.
Employer RRSP matching.
Excellent health, dental, and vision coverage.
Subsidized parking and gym membership.
Work trips, travel perks, regular team and company parties.
Opportunities to contribute to or take ownership of major projects, services and features.
Working with committed people who are dedicated to always improving themselves and each other. We’re all pretty friendly too 😉
A fully funded continued education program. Conferences, books, online courses, you name it.
New and modern office space in downtown Winnipeg. Great views!
Always current hardware and development tools/software.
Regular Hackdays to experiment with new technologies and learn new skills.
A work from home program designed to benefit self and company, built on trust and accountability.
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.