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Job Title:  Software Engineer - Java Backend (Remote)


Dallas, TX, US

Remote Options (if applicable):  Fully remote

Req ID: 57324

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development


Sabre Corporation is a leading technology provider to the global travel and tourism industry. Headquartered in Southlake, Texas, USA, Sabre operates offices in approximately 60 countries around the world. At Sabre, we make travel happen. Positioned at the center of the business of travel, our platform connects people with experiences that matter in their lives. Today, Sabre is creating a new marketplace for personalized travel. It is our people who develop and deliver powerful solutions that meet the current and future needs or our airline, hotel and travel agency customers. Join our journey! 

About us:




The Platform and Architecture group is looking for a talented Contributor Software Engineer to join our Connectivity Systems team. Our group supports a number of high-performance systems that are the backbone of sabre’s business. processing an impressive number of transactions per second, our systems are built to support high traffic rates while providing fast response times. These are exciting times for us, as we make progress towards migrating our systems to Google’s cloud platform. if you are curious about high-end technology with an immediate impact on people's lives, we have a place for you!


What will you achieve? 


  • Support all stages of software development including requirements, design, coding, test, delivery, maintenance, and support.
  •  Work with the technical leads and architects to understand desired application capabilities, business requirements, and technical challenges and how to translate them into software, using Agile methodologies.
  • Triage technical issues and assist with the resolution. Respond to suggestions for improvements and enhancements.
  •  May assist in development of software technical documentation.
  • Provide on demand support to Production systems.



What's in it for you?


  •  Working with a multidisciplinary team supporting high-performance, critical systems that are the backbone of Sabre.
  • Learn about complex technology products, with a sharp focus on cloud-enablement.
  • Opportunity to learn and support new languages as well as legacy applications.
  • Absolute flexibility to share ideas and introduce improvements to our testing suites.
  • Be part of one of the world’s largest Travel technology companies



What you bring:



Must Have Skills:


  • +3 years of hands-on experience developing backend / middleware systems, using Java language.
  • Understanding of Java application servers (Tomcat), common Java APIs (JiBX, Log4j) and GWT Java development toolkit.
  • Familiarity with Linux environments and bash scripting (Perl is a plus).
  • Solid understanding of Git and CI/CD pipelines.
  •  Excellent communication skills in English (written and verbal).


Nice to Have Skills:


  • Working knowledge of distributed cache solutions.
  • Experience coding with Core Java (without relying on third party frameworks).
  • Working knowledge of message queuing services such as IBM MQ.
  •  Experience analyzing application performance metrics (GC times, memory usage, threads, etc.).
  • Familiarity with Google Cloud Platform is highly desirable.
  •  Understanding of regular expressions.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering

Disclaimer: The duties and responsibilities described above is not a comprehensive list and additional tasks may be assigned to the employee from time to time. The scope of the job may change as necessitated by business requirements.




Reasonable Accommodation

Sabre is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to applicants with disabilities. Applicants applying for a Sabre position with a disability who require a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application or hiring process may contact Sabre's Compliance Office at

Affirmative Action

Sabre is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer and is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to minorities, females, veterans, and disabled individuals. EEO IS THE LAW


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