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Principal Software Engineer (Site Reliability Engineering)
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:
As Priceline caters to the global market, enhancing performance of highly scalable, high performance web-based products continues to be a main focus. We strive to build infrastructure and eliminate manual work through automation; Practices such as limiting time spent on operational work and proactive identification of potential outages factor into iterative improvement that is key to both product quality and interesting and dynamic day-to-day work within our Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) Team.
In this role you will get to:
As a member of the Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) team you will drive mission critical projects with direct impact on the evolution of Priceline's business.
Innovate with cross-functional agile team that continuously experiments, iterates and delivers on new product objectives
Showcase fluency and development skills of Core Java or similar programming languages
Apply your programming skills towards building low latency and high throughput transactional services with continuous integration and automation testing
Implement SQL composition skills that collects and queries data for investigation and analysis in real time from our applications
The ability to quickly apply your experience to understand our codebase, systems and business requirements to effectively make changes to our application
Influencer and communicator on team development efforts. Influence what the best solutions are and communicate your findings to key business stakeholders
Who you are:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or relevant experience.
10+ years of experience in software engineering and development.
Exceptional coding experience with Java or similar programming languages
Experience in CDN technologies is a plus but not required (Fastly / Akamai)
Strong grasp of SQL compositions skills for composing queries and analysis
Confident with the utilization of Spring Frameworks, Web Services and API’s
Experience with developing on Cloud, especially GCP and AWS