Principal Front End Developer - Yahoo Mail

Oath Inc - Sunnyvale, CA (30+ days ago)4.4


A little about Yahoo
Yahoo is an Oath brand. 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 50+ media, communication and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath brands are shaping the future of communication and media.

Our mission

Build brands consumers love

Build platforms customers love

Build a company talent loves

We are looking for great talent - mobile, frontend and backend software developers, UX designers, and product engineers 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, because you will learn and gain hands-on experience while engaged in projects with significant impact on the success of our businesses. You are a great problem solver, the capability to work independently as well as with a team, and the willingness to learn from our leadership.

Yahoo Mail Specific
We are currently looking for a highly qualified web developer to help us build the next generation of web mail experience for Yahoo. We need a dedicated and technically strong engineer with industry knowledge to make our web application faster, easier and most attractive place for communicating with your friends and family. We're a team that is creating one of the most sophisticated client side web applications in the world, and we're constantly pushing the limits of code complexity, user experience fluidity, and raw performance.

The road ahead is exciting, and our team is moving fast. Your work will be seen and touched by millions of people, worldwide. If you believe you have what it takes to help shape our future then look no further, apply now, and get ready for the ride of your life!

Requirements

BS in Computer Science (or equivalent) with 8+ year’s experience

Experience with OOP: C++, Java, C#, or similar

Strong foundation in Computer Science, with strong competencies in data structures, algorithms, and software design

Deep technical knowledge of web application development with strong command of browser-side client technologies including AJAX, HTML/HTML5, CSS, and object-oriented Javascript

Expert in software development domain and principles, including design patterns, code structure, programming languages, continuous integration, and deployment architecture

Experience with javascript framework such as React, Angular, Ember and node.js

Experience with scripting languages such as PHP, Perl, Python, and/or Ruby

Experience with Web Technologies (Node, Apache, HTTP, JSON, DNS, TCP/IP)

Experience with frontend test driven development

Excellent communication skills, both written and oral

You will be

Responsible for the definition, design, development and successful and timely completion of major new features in current and future products

Performing code reviews for your peers where you will be learning from and contributing to a collaborative working model

Recommending alternative approaches to solving complex problems and utilizing new technology to achieve goals

Tackling hard engineering and user experience problems and solve them in an elegant and seamless manner.

Taking ownership of features and areas of the web application that will impact millions of users.

Working with engineering team members to explore and create interesting solutions while sharing knowledge amongst the team.

Working closely with product teams, designers, and other developers to create a truly delightful user experience

Bonus points if you have

Experience developing mail application

Experience working in Unix/Linux environments

Experience with mobile web development

Experience with SCRUM or similar agile development methodology

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, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for all 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 by contacting us at hr-benefits@oath.com, or call us at 1-866-772-3182.

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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, race, gender, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or other protected category. Oath is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for all 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 by contacting us at hr-benefits@oath.com, or call us at 1-866-772-3182.

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