User Experience Engineer II
Would you like to be part of a team that delights millions of travelers from all over the world by crafting the best possible booking experience?
If you're passionate about building engaging, robust, and blazingly fast websites then come and join us!
We're looking for a User Experience Engineer to join our team on our mission to power the next generation of Expedia, Hotels.
com, and Vrbo customer experiences!
We build the UI foundations that power our lodging customer experiences. Using a modern technology stack of Node.js, React, and GraphQL, we focus on writing accessible, scalable, and performant code, as well as building and being part of a growing community of like-minded engineers.
What you’ll do :
You will apply software design principles and / or design to write code that is clean, maintainable, optimized, and modular with good naming conventions
You will prototype basic flows to tackle customer needs and collaborate with multi-functional design and research peers to deliver effectively
You will understand user-centered research practices and read through and implement UX Design documents
You will collaborate with team members, particularly design counterparts, to co-develop and tackle problems
You will understand the importance of system and technology integration and the basic features and facilities involved in the integration process
You will apply formal training methods to current workload and feel comfortable challenging authority / the status quo
You will use opportunities to build new technical expertise in a specific engineering area
You will help coordinate partner input and collaboration efforts when developing solutions to issues
Who you are :
You have 2+ years of experience in software development in a team of at least 5 engineers (agile, version control, etc.)
Familiar with Node.js, GraphQL, state management patterns and practices, and with automated testing frameworks within a CICD environment
Experienced in testing, debugging and monitoring your own code
Consistently apply software engineering principles to business contexts and proactively identify inefficiencies in existing systems
Understand how projects fit together within their team and moderately complex systems
Have a Bachelor's degree in a related technical field; or equivalent related professional experience
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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