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System Engineer II

United Kingdom - London


Expedia is looking for a motivated, self-starter System Engineer II (Linux) to join our eCIS (Global Compute Operations) team. To be successful in this role, you will need to have experience managing geographically dispersed Linux systems for large scale enterprise production environments.

The eCIS team delivers integrated software and hardware solutions allowing all of Expedia’s employees and partners to perform their roles every single day and run the company. You would be a critical part of a growing team using the newest technology to improve our employee and partner experience across web and mobile platforms, empowering thousands of employees and partners to work and deliver every day. We are passionate and relentless in our commitment to provide great tools for collaboration and a robust back office suite of mission critical applications and services.

What you’ll do:

  • Administer, configure and troubleshoot Linux systems for Lab Environments; Staging Environments and; Production Environments
  • Identify and solve complex systems administration issues
  • Identify potential solutions to resolve and prevent future service interruptions
  • Responsible for performance analysis and corrections for Linux systems
  • Administer, configure and troubleshoot the different Linux access environment

Who you are:

  • Multi-year experience with building, configuring and troubleshooting Enterprise Linux/UNIX systems (physical and virtual)
  • Expertise in large scale systems management and monitoring systems including Chef or Puppet and Grafana
  • Use of monitoring and fixing utilities to effectively diagnose problems
  • Strong shell scripting abilities including Ruby, Python and experience automating tasks
  • Experience configuring and troubleshooting SAN/NAS for Linux/Unix, including Power Path, ECC and MPIO drivers
  • AWS Cloud Administration experience is a plus
  • Technical user documentation skills required
  • Highly self-motivated and directed
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Good analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Able to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Strong customer service orientation
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Professional demeanor appropriate for mature enterprise
  • Experience with change control systems, particularly Service Now


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, IT, or equivalent work experience
  • Excellent knowledge and hands-on experience with various distributions of Linux, including Red Hat, Centos and SLES
  • Experience in data center operations required
  • Strong interpersonal, analytical, customer service skills
  • Solid communication skills
  • Willing to work in rotational nonstandard shifts (No night shift)
  • Willing to provide operational support during nonstandard working hours

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 the 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. If you have a hunger to make a difference with one of the most loved consumer brands in the world and to work in the dynamic travel industry, this is the job for you.

Our family of travel brands includes: Brand Expedia®,®, Expedia® Partner Solutions, Egencia®, trivago®, HomeAway®, Orbitz®, Travelocity®, Wotif®,®, ebookers®, CheapTickets®, Hotwire®, Classic Vacations®, Expedia® Media Solutions,™, Expedia Local Expert®, Expedia® CruiseShipCenters®, SilverRail Technologies, Inc., ALICE and Traveldoo®.


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.


Job Category
Information Technology Group

Job Function

United Kingdom - London

Job Type
Full-Time Regular

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