Senior Software Developer

Priceline.com Germany
Berlin, Berlin, Germany

Software Engineer - Elixir (m/f/d)

Our Technology team is the backbone of our company: constantly creating, testing, learning and iterating to better meet the needs of our customers. If you thrive in a fast-paced, ideas-led environment, you’re in the right place.

Why this job’s a big deal:

The travel industry is ever evolving and Priceline is at the forefront. As pioneers we are creating new and exciting ways for our customers to experience {big deal} moments. As a member of our fast moving Software Engineering team, you will create groundbreaking technology to enhance our supply building capabilities for new and existing products.

In this role you will get to:

  • Team up with a group of fellow software developers and domain experts, with the goal to integrate a large number of airline APIs into an API platform, while achieving a harmonized level of functionality and content across all integrated airline APIs.

  • Build up the functional capabilities of our platform in the areas of flight search, booking, payment, servicing and reconciliation, and expand those as the capabilities of airline APIs increase.

  • Be an integral part of our Software Engineer team and participate in decisions related to the improvement of our Elixir code base and K8s infrastructure.

Who you are:

  • Experience in developing with Elixir.

  • Production experience in general back-end development.

  • Passion for clean, maintainable, and testable code, software craftsmanship and domain-driven system design.

  • Ideal candidate will have working experience or knowledge on Rust and/or LiveView

  • Good understanding of functional programming concepts and concurrency problems.

  • Solid knowledge of the principles for building highly scalable, distributed systems.

  • Experience with Phoenix, or the desire to learn it quickly.

  • Experience in the travel industry and distribution technology, or the desire to learn it.

  • Understanding of the web technology stack (ex. HTTP, cookies, asset loading, caching, REST, Websocket).

  • Understanding of APIs and proficiency with data exchange formats and protocols.

  • Good written and verbal communication skills in English (English is the company’s official language)

  • Relocate to Berlin 

  • Illustrated history of living the values necessary to Priceline:  Customer, Innovation, Team, Accountability and Trust. 

  • The Right Results, the Right Way is not just a motto at Priceline; it’s a way of life. Unquestionable integrity and ethics is essential.

 What we offer you:

  • A competitive compensation package

  • 30 paid vacation days and 1 day off on your Birthday 

  • Five Day Flex and Work remotely from anywhere in the world for 4 weeks per year

  • The chance to work with very enthusiastic, experienced, diverse and international team 

  • Live and work in Berlin! It is one of the most creative and culturally diverse cities in the world

  • Get VISA and relocation support

Who we are


Our success as one of the biggest players in online travel is all thanks to our incredible, dedicated team of talented employees. Priceliners are focused on being the best travel deal makers in the world, motivated by our passion to help everyone experience the moments that matter most in their lives. Whether it’s a dream vacation, your cousin’s graduation, or your best friend’s wedding - we make travel affordable and accessible to our customers. 

Our culture is unique and inspiring (that’s what our employees tell us). We’re a grown-up, startup. We deliver the excitement of a new venture, without the struggles and chaos that can come with a business that hasn’t stabilized.  

We’re on the cutting edge of innovative technologies. We keep the customer at the center of all that we do. Our ability to meet their needs relies on the strength of a workforce as diverse as the customers we serve. We bring together employees from all walks of life and we are proud to provide the kind of inclusive environment that stimulates innovation, creativity and collaboration.

Priceline is part of the Booking Holdings, Inc. (Nasdaq: BKNG) family of companies, a highly profitable global online travel company with a market capitalization of over $80 billion. Our sister companies include Booking.com, BookingGo, Agoda, Kayak and OpenTable. 

If you want to be part of something truly special, check us out! 

Flexible work at Priceline

Priceline is following a hybrid working model, which includes two days onsite as determined by you and your manager (ideally selecting among Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday). On the remaining days, you can choose to be remote or in the office.

Diversity and Inclusion are a Big Deal!

To be the best travel dealmakers in the world, it’s important we have a workforce that reflects the diverse customers and communities we serve. We are committed to cultivating a culture where all employees have the freedom to bring their individual perspectives, life experiences, and passion to work. 

Priceline is a proud equal opportunity employer. We embrace and celebrate the unique lenses through which our employees see the world.  We’d love you to join us and add to our rich mix! 

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