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Senior C++ Software Engineer - Sabre Air Shopping

Date: Nov 28, 2018

Location: Krakow, PL, 30-415

Company: Sabre

Req ID: 44132

Job Family: Information Technology/Software Development


What happens when you combine technology with travel? Sabre! Did you know that cutting-edge technology is used at Sabre by more than 1 billion people around the globe? Did you know that Sabre processes approximately 85,000 transactions per second for the largest industry in the world - travel and tourism? Now that we have your attention, Sabre is an innovative technology company that leads the travel industry by helping our customers (and employees) succeed. We are looking for forward-thinking, creative people who take ownership of results and make things happen. If this sounds like you, consider joining our team.

Job Description

Do you know that by 2035 there will be 7.2 billion air travelers comparing to 3.8 billion today? This is a challenge we accept!

Sabre Air Shopping system is the one handling flight travel requests from travel agents, online agencies and airlines, to empower their search engines and agents to offer the most convenient flight options in the lowest price. This is complex organism, consisting of several components developed optimal way mainly in C++, is maintaining a rate over 7.000 transactions per second and is hosted on 3000+ of servers in three data centers together with cloud initiative. The complexity of business logic requires constant focus on code, design optimization and staying in touch with newest technologies to manage growing demand for processing power and low response times.


Senior C++ Software Engineer - Sabre Air Shopping


  • Develops, codes, tests and debugs new complex software solutions or enhancements to existing product
  • Leads design and coding of applications using routine and/or advanced technology
  • Provides direction, support team members with guidance and experience, help to resolve complex problems
  • Resolves customer complaints regarding product and software and provides suggestions for improvements and enhancements.
  • Propose ideas to improve application performance and stability.
  • Encourage high coding standards, using best practices and high quality.

Job Requirements

Background and experience:

  • Technical education or technical background.
  • 3+ years of relevant experience in fast paced Software Development in Agile environment.
  • Experience and expertise in advanced C++ programming.


Preferred skillset:

  • Excellent knowledge of C++ programming in UNIX/Linux environment
  • Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
  • Very good knowledge of make, STL, boost libraries, MPL, object oriented design and design patterns
  • Good knowledge of plain Java, garbage collector performance and tuning
  • Knowledge of database programming
  • Advanced English, written and verbal required
  • Self-disciplined and commitment oriented


What we offer:

  • Continuous self-development and potential for growth
  • Challenging product in dynamic environment
  • Modern technologies: C++17, AI, Machine Learning, Hybrid data centers (Cloud and traditional), SQL and NoSQL DBs


Why it is worth working with us?
• profit from our VIP medical package with free travel insurance and dental care, sport medicine, life insurance and Benefit System (Multisport)
• explore new technologies at our Innovation Lab (3D printer, Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality equipment, Robot construction kit, Internet of Things devices, Access to quantum computer via IBM Cloud)
• lift your qualifications through wide range of trainings and get technical certification reimbursement
• no dress code, flexible working time and get additional day off
• recommend your friends and get a very attractive referral bonus
• use your car or bike to get to the office - free of charge parking lot for employees



We will give careful consideration to your application and review your details against the position criteria. You will receive separate notification as we progress your application. Please note that only candidates who meet the minimum requirements will proceed in the selection process. To learn more about the people and culture at Sabre, follow us on Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn


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