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Emerging Talent - Software Engineer, Intermediate -...
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Yahoo! | Sunnyvale, CA
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About Yahoo
is focused on making the world's daily habits inspiring and
entertaining. By creating highly personalized experiences for our users,
we keep people connected to what matters most to them, across devices
and around the globe. In turn, we create value for advertisers by
connecting them with the audiences that build their businesses. Yahoo is
headquartered in Sunnyvale, Calif., and has offices located throughout
the Americas, Asia Pacific (APAC) and the Europe, Middle East and Africa
(EMEA) regions. For more information, visit the pressroom
(pressroom.yahoo.net) or the company's blog(yahoo.tumblr.com).

A Little About Us
engineering teams are focused on delivering the best products across,
Search, Mail, Mobile and Homepage just to name a few, and we have fun
while we do it. Our team structure encourages trust, learning from one
another, having fun, and attracting people who are passionate about what
they do.

A Lot About You
you are looking to launch your career, what better place than Yahoo. We
are looking for great talent-front-end and back-end Software Developers
that can contribute to the development of our exciting next-generation
products. If you are excited about the overall lifecycle of a product -
building, coding, testing, launching and learning, this is the place to
be. We are looking for problem solvers, the capability to work
independently as well as with a team, and the willingness to learn from
our leadership.
Your Day
develop, code and test software systems or applications for software
enhancements and new products; revise and refine as requiredParticipate
in development of project timelines, implementation design
specifications, system flow diagrams, documentation, testing and ongoing
support of systemsRecommend modifications to processes and procedures, and contribute to best practices, architecture, and implementationsPromote and solicit ideas within project teams

You Must Have(or approaching completion of) A BS, MS, or
PhD in Computer Science or related major, with GPA of 3.5 and strong
record of academic achievementKnowledge
of software engineering processes, tools(e.g.: programming proficiency
in a language, preferably Java, C , Clojure or Scala), methods, test
development, support and data structure Familiarity
with object-oriented programming concepts, large-scale software
architecture, networking and distributed systems, and UNIX/Linux
environments Experience in one or many of the following is a plus:Front-end language: PHP, HTML5, CSS2, JavaScript, JS Framework (JQuery or YUI) Familiarity with Perl, PHP, Python, LAMPExperience building or maintaining databases in MySQLCross-browser, cross-platform codingLarge-scale, large-user base website development experienceData mining, machine learning, AI, statistics, information retrieval, linguistic analysisStrong mathematical backgroundInternship experience at a tech company

About Yahoo!

Who We Are

Yahoo is the world's largest start-up, which means that we move fast and always let our users lead the way. Founded in 1994 by two Stanford PhD candidates, we've grown into a company that helps you find what you're looking for on any Internet-connected device. Our employees are rewarded for curiosity and we celebrate explorers, relying on our passionate and transformative talent to do what's right for our users.


What We Do

As a leader in global daily habits like email, entertainment, news and sports, we strive to inspire, delight and entertain. By infusing our products with beauty and personality driven by our users, every Yahoo experience feels made to order.


How We Do It

  • World-class Leadership and TalentWe collaborate in a way that allows us to rip off the rear view mirror and adapt to user's daily needs.
  • SimplicityWe realize that our users live busy lives, so we make things simple to use, powered by how you use it.
  • BeautyWe aim to make our user's every day feel less "everyday" by making our products beautiful and responsive, no matter what device they're using.
  • SpeedWe move fast with our users in the driver's seat.