|December 12, 2022|
It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of nearly 900 million. Whether you’re looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process trillions of data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business-and the world. Want in?
A Little About Us:
Experience Platform is a first-class global serving and personalization platform serving Yahoo! Media brands such as Yahoo! Homepage, News, Topic Pages, Finance, and international properties like Yahoo UK. The Experience Platform team is building next-generation technologies to enrich our user experience through complex scalable platforms, with ever growing and interesting challenges. Experience Platform consists of numerous robust and high performance components running on multi-node clusters. It is a complex system that provides opportunities for innovation, and problem solving. Developing new features and scientific models for this infrastructure presents many technical challenges in the areas of distributed computing, storage systems, and high-performance computing. Our amazing team of Engineers, Product Managers and Architects work on next generation innovative experiences transforming how users connect with each other every single day.
Engineering ownership in a complex backend system, including new feature work, improvements on existing code, debugging and investigation of user issues, participation in code reviews, designing and shipping the product. Contribute to standard methodologies and culture of the team. Collaborate with Product Managers to ideate technical solutions.
A Lot About You:
You have professional experience in highly scalable, distributed, low latency online serving systems. You have a passion for solving technical problems, from the network to the user experience. You want to make web applications and middleware systems faster, more reliable, more efficient; think outside the box to build tools and systems that allow faster and easier to create experiences and launch, with low latency and high performing runtime. The ideal candidate will have industry experience working on a range of online user products.
Yahoo is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, and will not be discriminated against based on age, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any other protected category. Yahoo is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please submit a request via the Accommodation Request Form () or call 408-336-1409. Requests and calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.
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US Only: Please be aware that Yahoo requires all employees entering a U.S. Yahoo office and/or attending a company event (including client events) are required to be vaccinated for COVID-19. This position will require the successful candidate to obtain and show proof of a vaccination to enter a U.S. Yahoo office and/or attending a company event (including client events). Yahoo is an equal opportunity employer, and will provide reasonable accommodation to those individuals who are unable to be vaccinated consistent with federal, state, and local law.
The compensation for this position ranges from $117,000.00 – $243,125.00/yr and will vary depending on factors such as your location, skills and experience. The compensation package may also include incentive compensation opportunities in the form of discretionary annual bonus or commissions, in addition to equity incentives. Yahoo provides industry-leading benefits including healthcare, 401K savings plan, company holidays, vacation, sick time, parental leave and an employee assistance program. Eligibility requirements apply.
Yahoo has a high degree of flexibility around employee location and hybrid working. In fact, our flexible-hybrid approach to work is one of the things our employees rave about. Most roles don’t require specific regular patterns of in-person office attendance. If you join Yahoo, you may be asked to attend (or travel to attend) on-site work sessions, team-building, or other in-person events. When these occur, you’ll be given notice to make arrangements.
If you’re curious about how this factors into this role, please discuss with the recruiter.
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