This role is eligible for our five day flex office work model or is eligible for full time remote work.
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.
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.
Work across teams to develop/design solutions, mentoring & coaching junior engineers, automating a process, or solving a critical issue.
Be part of a cross-functional agile team that continuously experiments, iterates and delivers on new product objectives
Apply your programming skills towards building low latency and high throughput transactional services.
Develop & Configure software and lead hands-on technical expertise to design, deploy, and optimize large-scale, massively distributed, fault-tole
Implement SQL composition skills that collects and queries data for investigation and analysis in real time from our monitoring applications. Actively deploy and support thousands of servers and hundreds of applications running on our private and public cloud environment in multiple geo locations.
Collaborate with development teams to support the current environment as we transform into a cloud architecture and provide resources “as a service” to developers.
Reduce manual intervention and turn-around time to solve repetitive problems while automating and monitoring the health of Priceline commercial website.
Work with the latest and greatest technologies and architectures, like Serverless ,Edge Computing, Service Mesh and Kubernetes.
Who you are:
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or relevant experience.
5+ years of experience in software engineering and development. Experience with Linux infrastructure.
Proficiency in one or more of these scripting languages – Shell, Perl & Python scripting.
Working experience with GCP or any cloud infrastructure.
Working experience with service mesh architecture, like Istio or Anthos is a plus
Experience in application autoscaling in GKE using HPA.
Experience in one CDN service .Ex:Fastly. (Having Rust programming language is a plus)
Experience in API Gateways and API Management Platforms, like Apigee is a plus
Experience in APM monitoring tools such as NewRelic
Familiar with large scale production systems and technologies, for example load balancing, monitoring, distributed systems, and configuration management.
Experience in configuration management tools Ansible.
Experience with Terraform Infrastructure provisioning tool
Deep understanding of infrastructure scalability issues.
Passionate about automating and improving processes.
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.