Expedia

8.6 /10
Opportunities Offered:
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Sectors:
Computer Science Business Analytics Internet/e-Commerce/New Media Mathematics/Statistics Travel and Tourism

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About Expedia

At Expedia we are revolutionising travel through the power of technology. Every second of every day, we send two travellers on a trip. We sell enough tickets to fill nearly six hundred 737 airplanes every day, and our mobile apps have been downloaded more than 10 million times across 180 countries.  

What does this mean to you?

As a Developer: Across our entire stack powering more than 140 branded travel sites, there is no shortage of technical innovation; we push the limits of what is possible with technology in the travel space. Day-to-day we love working on scripts, we use and contribute to open source, we build on our existing applications, tools and infrastructure making them better, smarter, faster - on a tech stack that keeps up with industry. We are multilingual, you’re not limited to using one language and training is individualised to how you learn.

If you’re Analytics inclined: Our big data platform will be your playground. We apply state of the art techniques to large datasets in order to understand the ever-changing online travel market. We test everything through validated learning (A/B testing) - from new functionality within our mobile apps and websites, to analysing results from initiatives and campaigns; yielding fascinating customer insights and driving massive business growth. Data is at the centre of everything we do; personalising the experience of our customers with near real-time decision making.  

What’s in it for you? Beyond travel perks, you can walk away from work each day knowing you truly made an impact. There are no barriers - literally. We have an open office and the CTO sits with us. You can create a new feature that goes on the live site. You can build programs that streamline our backend search and supply processes. You can help localise content and systems globally. You can join our internal Code Academy to learn and teach a new language. And you can do this all while working alongside smart, passionate Expedians who love travel to their core. 

As one of the world’s largest online travel companies and Glassdoor #1 Best Place to Work in the UK (2016 & 2017), joining the Expedia group of companies will open a variety of paths to progress your career, with opportunities across our extensive brand portfolio that includes travel brands such as Expedia, Hotels.com, Expedia Affiliate Network (EAN), Egencia, HomeAway, Hotwire, trivago, to name a few.

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Expedia Latest Reviews

  • Market Associate Intern

    I couldn't have hoped for a better internship. This was for me an incredible adventure. I took a risk to secure this internship at Expedia; I had another great internship offer at the Societe Generale...

    8.1/10

    The Role

    9.0

    Organisation

    8.6

    Socialising

    6.0

  • Market Associate Intern

    Thoroughly enjoyed it so far, given plenty of responsibility and a chance to progress in the company....

    8.9/10

    The Role

    9.2

    Organisation

    9.2

    Socialising

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  • Market Associate Intern

    Great atmosphere, overall great experience...

    8.3/10

    The Role

    8.2

    Organisation

    8.2

    Socialising

    8.5

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Number of Placements Available This Year

25

Number of Internships Available This Year

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