Sr. Software Engineer
Posted on: January 15, 2022
It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners
with an audience of nearly 900million. Whether you're looking to
write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massivead
tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process trillions of
data points a day, what youdo here will have a huge impact on our
business-and the world. Want in?
Yahoo Search is one of the most highly-scaled web platforms on the
planet, serving over 100 million global users every month across
Yahoo branded sites and partner networks. We move fast, take risks,
and are relentlessly focused on engineering excellence. We are
hiring the world-class engineers who love to build robust and
scalable software systems to meet our incredibly ambitious user
experience, relevance, performance, and revenue goals.
What We Do and What You'll Learn -
Build automated pipelines and backend serving for query
auto-completion, query understanding, DD/card triggering, DD/card
slotting, and revenue optimization capabilities
Learn and gain a deep understanding of
PIG/Oozie/Storm/Spark/Tensorflow, data extraction, model training,
evaluation, and serving etc.
Learn and become an expert in information retrieval techniques to
build user experiences in major search domains like Local, Movie,
Sports, Finance and Product/Shopping etc.
Develop software that powers experiences on smartphones, tablet,
and desktop to drive growth in audience, engagement, and revenue
Fluency in using compiled language, such as C++ or Java.
Experience with a scripting language, such as Python or Perl.
Experience in building large-scale, complex, reliable systems or
Experience in data mining or machine learning using tools such as
Hadoop, Spark and/or Tensorflow etc.
BS in Computer Science, MS, PhD or equivalent experience
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
(www.yahooinc.com/careers/contact-us.html) or call 408-336-1409.
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as following up on an application, will not receive a response.
At Yahoo, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are
committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages
authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for
everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their
potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and
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