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Big Data Engineer

| Austin

AboutUs:

HomeAway,based in Austin, Texas, is the world leader in vacation rentals with more than2 million unique places to stay in 190 countries, and is a part of the Expedia,Inc. family of brands. HomeAway offers an extensive selection of vacationrental homes that provide travelers with memorable experiences and benefits,especially more room to relax, for less than the cost of traditional hotelaccommodations. The company also makes it easy for vacation rental owners andproperty managers to advertise their properties and manage bookings online.

Opportunity:

Buildand launch new data models that provide intuitive analytics to businesspartners. Work with multiple teams in HomeAway in understanding their DataAnalytics Requirements. Build distributed batch and stream compute ETL datapipelines for the requirement using the following technologies: Scala, Python,Spark, Hadoop, Hive and Amazon Web Services. Perform data modeling and preparedata in databases for reporting through various analytics tools. Document anddisseminate knowledge to team members and the wider organization. Perform peerreview for the code developed by team members. Provide fixes for bugs arisingout the Production and Test environment. Collaborate and validateimplementation with Data Analytics team and other technical team members. Set-upproper data governance and quality across the Data Analytics department and thebusiness. 

Requirements:

Bachelor's degree incomputer science, computer engineering, or a related field and 3 year ofexperience in data analytics OR Masters degree in computer science, computerengineering, or a related field with 1 year of industry experience.

Experiencemust include:

  • 2+year experience in Scala 
  • 2+year experience in Spark 
  • 1+year experience with relational SQL or NoSQL databases
  • 1+year experience with cloud services (AWS)
  • Familiaritywith continuous integration and delivery 
  • Familiaritywith software development methods and techniques 
  • Experienceworking within an agile framework 
  • Strongcommunication skills 

Benefits& Perks:

  • Competitive health and insurancebenefits.
  • Competitivesalary.
  • Annualtarget bonus or commission.
  • Paidvacation and sick time.
  • Vacationrental on a yearly basis (taxable benefit).
  • EmployeeStock Purchase Program.
  • Freesnacks and beverages.
  • Frequentcompany update talks with our leadership team.
  • Freelisting on HomeAway.com.
  • Electronic,adjustable stand-up desk.
  • DiscountedMetro & Rail pass.
  • Casualdress.

We arean equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do notdiscriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender,sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Technology we use

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Sales & Marketing
    • .NETLanguages
    • JavaLanguages
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • ScalaLanguages
    • SwiftLanguages
    • ReactLibraries
    • ReduxLibraries
    • DjangoFrameworks
    • HadoopFrameworks
    • Node.jsFrameworks
    • SpringFrameworks
    • CassandraDatabases
    • MongoDBDatabases
    • MySQLDatabases
    • Google AnalyticsAnalytics
    • IllustratorDesign
    • InVisionDesign
    • ConfluenceManagement
    • JIRAManagement
    • SmartsheetManagement
    • WordpressCMS
    • SalesforceCRM

Location

HomeAway has six offices in the Austin area with a 16-story global headquarters under construction at the Domain set to open in 2019.

An Insider's view of HomeAway

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Some of us have been working together for 5+ years and have been there for each other during engagements, births, divorces…you name it. They have truly been my second family and my coworkers are the best part of coming to the office every day.

Amanda

Director, B&B Sales and Supply

What projects are you most excited about?

As a Software Engineer, I’m excited to rebuild an old JavaScript and jQuery STAB component into a new React based component. The goal is to update this component to our new tech stack so when consuming applications move to using Catalyst based applications we can ease the integration process.

Juliana

Advertising Account Executive

What makes someone successful on your team?

Being a successful finance person means being a strong business partner and not only understanding what is happening throughout the business but also being insatiably curious about it. It’s not enough to just know math, or know the numbers; you need to know where those numbers come from, how they get there and what's driving that result.

Sharon

Sr. Director Global Finance Operations

How do your team's ideas influence the company's direction?

The Talent Acquisition team is always pitching innovative ideas at our 120-day planning sessions that directly impact the company and recruitment experience. It’s amazing to see how quickly we’re able to implement new ideas every 120 days and measure the results. We’ve seen everything from employee referral reform to self-defense classes in Austin.

Marisela

Director, Global Talent Acquisition

What projects are you most excited about?

I'm on a team that's investigating the integration of react-native into our existing mobile app and my focus is primarily on bridging our existing native analytics packages into the react-native side of things. This allows us to adapt and improve based on what customers do while using our product,

Andrew

Software UI Engineer

What are HomeAway Perks + Benefits

Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Employee Stock Purchase Plan
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
HomeAway offers up to 20 weeks of paid parental leave (yes, dads, too!) for eligible new parents with at least 1 year of service.
Family Medical Leave
Adoption Assistance
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Sabbatical
Paid Holidays
9 paid holidays + 2 floating holidays you can take any time during the year.
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Parking
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program

Additional Perks + Benefits

We were recognized by the Austin American-Statesman for having the most generous parental leave in Austin!

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