Jobs at Yahoo Developer Network

Yahoo Developer Network makes it easier for mobile developers to analyze, monetize, advertise and enhance their apps. These solutions are the powerful combination of technology and data from Yahoo, Flurry (which joined the Yahoo family in August of 2014) and BrightRoll (which Yahoo acquired in December of 2014). Some of the APIs and tools you will support and evangelize include Flurry Analytics, Yahoo App Publishing, Yahoo Search in Apps and Gemini API.

Software Engineer

Location: Sunnyvale, CA

If you are a nodeJS or iOS/Android hacker and passionate about developer communities, this is an exciting opportunity for you to blend engineering and developer evangelism skills. As the ideal candidate, you will be able to engineer solutions involving the entire development stack from Mobile SDKs and RESTful API front-ends to the database.

Responsibilities

  • Build developer tools, widgets and interfaces using JavaScript, HTML, and CSS.
  • Work with latest technologies like Node.js/Express/React.
  • Design, implement, and test new features to scale Yahoo as a platform for mobile developers.
  • Create opportunities to represent Yahoo to the developer community.
  • Help product engineering teams improve developer products by conveying. feedback from developers and reviewing API/SDK designs.
  • Requirements

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field; Master's a plus.
  • Strong experience with iPhone or Android development.
  • Experience with HTML, CSS, JavaScript and Node.js.
  • A passion for helping developers build great things.
  • A strong sense of what makes a great developer experience.
  • Experience with open source projects is a plus.
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    Developer Advocate - Yahoo Mobile Developer Platform

    Location: San Francisco or New York

    We are looking for an enthusiastic Mobile Engineer equally excited about technology, exploring new tools and platforms, and sharing knowledge with the world. You are comfortable interacting with developers representing large companies and individual developers while helping them build great experiences and integrate Yahoo services in their apps. You are the connector of the Yahoo product, business and engineering teams to the developer community that surrounds us.

    Responsibilities

  • Work directly with developers to help them write and deploy their applications using Yahoo services
  • Design, scope, and implement internal apps and tools designed to scale Yahoo Mobile Developer platform
  • Work closely with the Business Development team to manage relationships with key developers
  • Troubleshoot production systems in response to developer's issues
  • Translate the feedback received from interactions with developers into actionable product insight
  • Represent Yahoo to the developer community through attendance and participation at industry conferences and meet-ups
  • Requirements

  • Bachelor's in Computer Science or related field; Master's a plus
  • High proficiency with developing apps for iOS, Android or both and hands on experience with REST APIs
  • Hands on experience with HTML, CSS, JS
  • Experience building highly scalable and reliable server-side applications
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    Want to apply?

    To apply, please email your resume to the following address ydn.jobs@yahoo-inc.com. If we think you're right for the job, we may schedule phone interviews or interviews in-person in our Sunnyvale, California office.

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