Manager, Metadata Platform
As a data-driven company, many critical business decisions are made at Expedia Group based on insights from data. Metadata Platform is our centralized offering that focuses on improving the productivity of data analysts, data scientists and engineers when interacting with data. As the Manager of Metadata Platform, you will:
What You'll Do:
Manage a team of Software Engineers following Agile methodologies
Recruit, mentor, and motivate phenomenal engineering talent.
Set and communicate goals and roadmap
Partner with engineering and product leaders to design strategy and vision of EG Metadata Platform
Organize, promote, and drive Agile development processes within the team
Establish, maintain, and report SLA/SLI/SLO as related to your services
Provide consulting, support, and guidance to software engineering teams utilizing Metadata Platform
Who You Are:
Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent experience, in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or a related field
5+ years of experience of IT platform implementation in a highly technical and analytical role.
Experience with Data Lake/Hadoop platform implementations
Experience managing services in both owned data center and public cloud environments
2+ years of experience message queuing, stream processing, and big data stores
Experience with one or more SQL-on-Hadoop technology (Hive, Impala, Spark SQL, Presto)
Experience with developing software code in one or more programming languages
Familiarity with micro-service architecture and experience in developing RESTful / GraphQL services is a plus.
Experience in collaborating with geographically distributed teams is a plus.
Benefits & Perks:
- Competitive health and insurance benefits
- Competitive salary
- Annual target bonus or commission
- Parental leave for up to 20 weeks (dependent on eligibility)
- Paid vacation and sick time
- Employee Stock Purchase Program
- Free snacks and beverages
- Frequent company update talks with our leadership team
- Free listing on vrbo.com
- Electronic, adjustable stand-up desk
- Discounted Metro & Rail pass
- Casual dress
Why join us
Expedia Group recognizes our success is dependent on the success of our people. We are the world's travel platform, made up of the most knowledgeable, passionate, and creative people in our business. Our brands recognize the power of travel to break down barriers and make people's lives better – that responsibility inspires us to be the place where exceptional people want to do their best work, and to provide them to tools to do so.
Whether you're applying to work in engineering or customer support, marketing or lodging supply, at Expedia Group we act as one team, working towards a common goal; to bring the world within reach. We relentlessly strive for better, but not at the cost of the customer. We act with humility and optimism, respecting ideas big and small. We value diversity and voices of all volumes. We are a global organization but keep our feet on the ground so we can act fast and stay simple. Our teams also have the chance to give back on a local level and make a difference through our corporate social responsibility program, Expedia Cares.
Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®, Hotels.com®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®, lastminute.com.au®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions, CarRentals.com™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.
In 1995, Vrbo introduced a new way for people to travel together, pairing homeowners with families and friends looking for places to stay. We were grounded in one purpose: To give people the space they need to drop the distractions of everyday life and simply be together. Since then, we've grown into a global community of homeowners and travelers, with unique properties in 190 countries around the world. Vrbo makes it easy and fun to book cabins, condos, beach houses and every kind of space in between.
Vrbo is part of HomeAway and the Expedia Group family of brands and offers homeowners and property managers exposure to over 750 million visits to Expedia Group sites each month. To learn more, visit www.vrbo.com.
Expedia is committed to creating an inclusive work environment with 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.