Experience:
0-1 years of experience
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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
4/18/2016
Job Category:
Software Development
Tech Yahoo, Software Dev Eng, Interm
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Yahoo! | Sunnyvale, CA
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Job Description

A Little About Us

Our 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

If 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

-Design, develop, code and test software systems or applications for software enhancements and new products; revise and refine as required
-Participate in development of project timelines, implementation design specifications, system flow diagrams, documentation, testing and ongoing support of systems
-Recommend modifications to processes and procedures, and contribute to best practices, architecture, and implementations
-Promote and solicit ideas within project teams

You Must Have

-Actively pursuing a BS, MS, or PhD in Computer Science or related major, with GPA of 3.5 and strong record of academic achievement
-Knowledge of software engineering processes, tools (e.g.: programming proficiency in a language, preferably Java, C ), methods, test development, algorithms 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: HTML, CSS, JavaScript

- Familiarity with Python, Ruby

- Experience building or maintaining databases in MySQL

- Secure Coding and Software Reverse Engineering

- Cryptography and cryptographic protocols

- Cross-browser, cross-platform coding

- Large-scale, large-user base website development experience

- Data mining, machine learning, AI, statistics, information retrieval, linguistic analysis

- Strong mathematical background

- Internship 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.