Data Engineer, Transportation
Mill Valley, United States
We are expanding the Airbnb offering by creating an end-to-end transportation experience for travelers that’s simple, seamless, and inspiring. Never in the history of the online travel industry has a transportation business started with millions of customers and we see this as a monumental opportunity.
Transportation is a new team at Airbnb and we know founding team members have a tremendous influence on our long-term success. Your contributions will help establish a major component of the travel offering at Airbnb both within the product and at the company. We are looking for talented, ambitious and passionate engineers with a deep respect for their craft and the desire to deliver world-class user experiences to join the team.
- Collaborate to define, design, prototype and deliver a transportation enabled booking experience on Airbnb in 2019
- Launch new business, team and offering for guests at Airbnb
- Collaborate with top-notch functional partners to define and deliver creative new solutions to an industry poised for disruption
- Collaborate across the product and business to deliver value to our guests through a cohesive experience on Airbnb
- 5+ years of software engineering experience
- Experience leading projects supported by a small group of engineers
- Passion for delivering polished product experiences
- Comfortable and capable of prototyping quickly to learn without sacrificing quality
- Strong architectural and systems design principles with a focus on data quality
- Significant experience building performant, stable and secure products and large scale backend systems
- Familiar with search engineering concepts
- Able to positively influence strategic direction and team operation