Software Development Engineer I

Travelport Corporate Solutions   •  

Denver, CO

Not Specified years

Posted 240 days ago

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Auto req ID: 5489BR

Category: Technology

Employee type: Regular - Full Time


Travelport is seeking a Software Developer with a background in high performance real time C++ for a critical and highly visible commercial project.  


A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline
C++ software development
High performance real time software development

Familiarity with:

  • C++
  • Given any algorithm, code it in the fastest way possible
  • Refactoring slow code
  • Optimizing higher level code by analyzing the compiler generated assembly code
  • Profiling code and comparing code snippet alternatives using accurate micro profiling techniques
  • The performance implications of a TLB miss, an L1/2/3 cache miss, locality, branch prediction, false sharing, smaller data, pipelines, SMP, memory barriers, lock free synchronization, etc.
  • Memory models of windows and linux
  • Threads -- especially lock free synchronization and data structures
  • Choosing the proper data structure for maximum performance given the usage pattern of the data
  • C++ templates -- especially template metaprogramming using variadac and recursive templates
  • Real Time data analysis
  • Machine Learning
  • SQL, Linux, C#, and Java -- these are not the priority like C++

Other skills include: 

  • Ability to lead, coordinate and produce design, development, QA and maintenance of software products, initially under guidance from team members.
  • Ability to plan, track, communicate and manage reviews of system requirements and business processes: design, code, test, debug and implement software applications
  • Generates ideas to improve overall system design
  • Focuses on delivering high quality/high performance code on time and to specifications
  • Experience working in a large, fast-paced project environment preferred
  • Strong work ethic is a must
  • Possesses excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Self-starter needing minimal direction. 
  • Proactive, must be willing to seek out information and solutions that are pertinent to their responsibilities and key to their delivery
  • Team player attitude with a focus on the success of the team is a MUST

Ability to proactively collaborate with other teams/team members (Enterprise Architecture, Business Analysts, Information Security, onshore/offshore vendors, other development teams) across global time zones with the upmost professionalism, tact and resolve)