Software Engineer Intern

Oath Inc - Sunnyvale, CA3.9

Full-timeEstimated: $100,000 - $130,000 a year
EducationSkills
Oath, a subsidiary of Verizon, is a values-led company committed to building brands people love. We reach over one billion people around the world with a dynamic house of media and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.
Take Yahoo and AOL, fuse them and you get a media and technology company operating at massive global scale. It takes powerful technology to connect our combined media brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Oath’s employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. And we’re only getting bigger. 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 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business—and the world. Want in? The largest business and financial news site in the world, with unrivaled access to data, insights and original editorial content.

Our mission

Build brands consumers love

Build platforms customers love

Build a company talent loves

Oath is a leading provider of media and technology brands such as Yahoo, AOL, Tumblr, TechCrunch and others, reaching over a billion people around the world. Oath’s Platforms Engineering organization creates modern, secure, and efficient software platforms to power all of Oath’s brands at scale. Our Identity and User Data platforms for consumers and businesses lead the industry in trust and security.

We are looking for energetic and self-motivated engineering interns to join this new team and accelerate the building of these state-of-the-art platforms and the user flows that go along with it. This is an excellent opportunity for talented engineers to make a global impact and further develop their skills. An ideal candidate is a proficient Java programmer, someone who is passionate about building highly performant web services, and likes to work on large scale distributed systems that serve millions of users.

Responsibilities:
Write high quality performant code in Java and similar languages on Linux platform. Write unit tests, functional tests and end-to-end integration tests

Participate in design and code reviews

Define and Implement highly efficient APIs

Be part of an agile scrum team and demonstrate constant progress

Minimal Qualifications

Actively enrolled in Bachelors or Masters Program in Computer Science/Engineering

Good understanding of algorithms, data structures, performance optimization techniques, and object-oriented programming

Familiarity and experience in different phases of software development life cycle.

Familiar with API Web service design

Experience with Web Technologies (Apache, HTTP, SSL)

Excellent communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills

Preferred Qualifications

Experience in Python, Unix, shell scripting

Familiar with front end technologies such as AJAX, HTML, JavaScript

Understanding/exposure to grid technologies, e.g., Hadoop, Hive, HBase, etc.

Oath 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. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. Please let us know if you need a reasonable accommodation to apply for a job or participate in the application process.

Currently work for Oath? Please apply on our internal career site.