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Senior Manager, Software Development Engineering

3+ months agoSeattle, WA

Sr. Manager, Software Development

Come work for the technology leader in travel! The Travel Partners Group is seeking an Engineering Manager to work on our supply partner tools. We're looking for an individual who enjoys working on web applications and wants to build modern, fast, easy-to-use user interfaces for our partners around the world.

Our team has a strong DevOps philosophy and our engineers are involved in every aspect of the application lifecycle. We release software to the cloud multiple times a day and closely measure how our applications perform, so we can continuously improve our features and our underlying platform.

Our business is global, bringing millions of travelers and suppliers together in our marketplace. Our team builds the systems that allow lodging partners to join that marketplace, driving growth for our company.

If you're a motivated technologist with experience leading teams and delivering highly-scalable web applications, then we want to hear about it!

What you'll do:

  • Act as a spokesperson for software engineering best-practices - researching and recommending frameworks and architectural/code design patterns
  • Advocate for operational excellence (such as unit testing, establishing SLAs, programming for resiliency and scalability)
  • Anticipate and recognize bottlenecks in work processes between teams and makes suggestions for ongoing improvement
  • Partner with the product-teams to have a clear understanding of how the technology stack is tied to business outcomes and our bottom line
  • Gain insight into how customers utilize technology for their advantage and apply this knowledge to suggest areas for improvement
  • Bridge the gap in discussions between technology and non-technology personnel. Report on team status and listen for suggestions to improve lagging project work
  • Encourage and support education and professional development of your team


Who you are:

  • Bachelor's degree or Masters in a related technical field; or related professional experience
  • An established people leader who manages a team of engineers using an agile, iterative development framework like Scrum
  • Experience taking a lead role in developing complex software systems that have successfully been delivered to customers
  • You have acted as a mentor to both individual contributors and managers on your own teams
  • You have defined team goals and how they fit a business need across multiple teams working together - working as an enabler for multiple teams to then achieve these goals
  • Experience in working with the product team you have delivered and influenced a product roadmap
  • Experience with web platform technologies including Java, Spring, MVC, REST web services, Javascript frameworks, HTML and CSS
  • Experience leading applications deployed to a cloud service provider like AWS or Azure


About Expedia Group

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions,Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®,ebookers®,CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.

About Expedia Group

Expedia Group (NASDAQ: EXPE) powers travel for everyone, everywhere through our global platform. Driven by the core belief that travel is a force for good, we help people experience the world in new ways and build lasting connections. We provide industry-leading technology solutions to fuel partner growth and success, while facilitating memorable experiences for travelers. Expedia Group's family of brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Vrbo®, Egencia®, trivago®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Hotwire®, Wotif®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Expedia Group™ Media Solutions, Expedia Local Expert®, CarRentals.com™, and Expedia Cruises™.

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Expedia iscommittedto creating an inclusive workenvironmentwith a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. This employer participates in E-Verify. The employer will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

Job ID: VRBO_9259_R-59965-2