Senior Productivity Engineer

The Opportunity:
Have you ever had the opportunity to impact the lives of millions of people in a meaningful way by helping them enjoy time away with their friends and families building memories?  That is what we do here at HomeAway.com.  A company within the Expedia portfolio, we are the world's leading online marketplace for the vacation rental industry with more than 1.2 million properties listed in 193 countries across our sites. We have over one billion visitors per year and serve more than one billion page views per month.

The goal of the Productivity Engineering is to innovate in order to make HomeAway development teams go fast ([email protected]).  We are the Tools and Infrastructure experts who help teams solve complex problems with code and advanced engineering science.  We collaborate with teams to understand their CI/CD challenges and provide them with solutions, removing constraints.  Productivity Engineers build and maintain tools that every team can leverage for success.  We promote and support state of the art frameworks so teams can produce awesome applications with rapid feedback loops.  As a Productivity Engineer there is a high likelihood of movement around the HomeAway development ecosystem to help teams solve any complex problem with code and science.

Join us, be an enabler and help drive rapid software delivery at HomeAway.

Challenges you can work on:

- Own and drive the delivery of productivity tools, processes and web platform infrastructure to enable high velocity with quality across the Product Development teams
- Use real-time data to understand customers’ needs before they do
- Reliable monitoring and Dashboards to improve team responsiveness and application resilience
- Dockerize our apps and services for rapid deployment to the cloud
- Develop features that will drive our business using real-time feedback loops
- Cross-functional collaboration with engineering teams to identify opportunities for process improvement and technology advancement.
- Participate in the definition and promotion of engineering best practices within the organization in collaboration with our other engineering leaders.

Technologies used:
Elastic Search, D3.js, Baseline.js, Node.js, Jenkins, Team City, Selenium-Webdriver, Ruby, Java, C#, WebDriver.io, Kibana, HADOOP, Splunk, DataMeer, AWS, Docker, NewRelic, AWS Tools

-    Great Medical & Dental Plans
-    Highly competitive salary
-    Target Annual Bonus- 4 weeks Paid Vacation
-    Free Vacation Rental on a Yearly Basis (taxable benefit)
-    Ability to work up to two weeks in any of our offices around the world on a yearly basis
-    Free Snacks
-    Weekly company update talks with our leadership team
-    Free Listing on HomeAway.com
-    Stand-Up Desk
-    Company Stock
-    Employee Stock Purchase Plan

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