Associate Software Developer



At Expedia our mission is to revolutionise travel through the power of technology.

Put your software in front of millions of travellers across more than 30 countries worldwide! From the back-end supply and database functions, to new user-interfaces for our more than 140 branded travel sites, there is no shortage of technical innovation.

Expedia has a rich engineering heritage. We were born inside Microsoft during the mid 1990s on a custom C platform, long before most of the popular web platforms in use today existed. Today we use many more tools and techniques to bring our experience to life as we build services and applications that are highly scalable and available to process billions of requests serving millions of customers every day.

As a Software Developer at Expedia, you will work within an agile software delivery team developing technology that powers travel for millions of people every month. Continuously pushing the system to its limits, we work on the cutting edge to quickly implement new features in front of customers within a matter of days. Data is at the centre of everything we do; personalising the experience of our customers with near real-time decision-making.

We're looking for a back-end developer to join's 2018 Graduate Class in Rome:

Location: Rome

Start date: 17 September 2018

Your daily itinerary:

Using different back-end technologies, your main responsibilities will be to participate in projects, implementing and executing stories; using agile development methodologies such as TDD and Pair Programming
You will be a valued team member in a continuously improving agile environment
Collaborating with your team to design and build features, you will be directly involved in delivering software solutions to business partners, in addition to investigating and resolving software issues

What we're looking for in you:

  • A real passion for software development, with demonstrated project and/or work experience
  • You’re a team player with great communication skills, enthusiastic about collaborative team delivery and working with colleagues across varied disciplines and skill-sets
  • You learn new concepts quickly. You are keen to learn and share knowledge with others
  • You are a problem solver. You find simple and practical solutions to complex problems
  • In progress, Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Science or similar
  • Experience with Java

Why start your career in Technology at Expedia?

  • We combine a start-up feel with global scale and global opportunities
  • We're re-inventing online travel, one day at a time - it's an exciting challenge
  • Hackathons where you can make a difference and suggest what you think to improve our products
  • We've got the scope and the freedom to make a difference. We don't do ordinary
  • We are social. We love catching up at company breakfasts, evening drinks, and off-site events
  • Our tech stack is awesome and keeps up with the recent innovations in the industry
  • We live and breathe open source; we use and contribute to open source technologies
  • We define the questions, not the answers, for an industry changing every single day. Isn't that cool?
  • We have been voted #1 Best Place to Work in the UK, in both 2016 and 2017, by Glassdoor!

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, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.
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