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Job Posting:
Yahoo! Seeks PHP Developers (Santa Clara, CA)
Sep 02, 2008 @ 13:39:41

Company Yahoo!
Location Santa Clara, CA
Title PHP Developer

The Internet is a big, busy place, and we at Yahoo! are proud to stand out in the crowd. As the world's number one Internet brand, servicing over a half billion people, we're determined to maintain our commitment to delivering news, entertainment, information and fun... each and every day.

In order to maintain our position as one of the world's most trafficked Internet destinations, we're always on the lookout for people with big ideas and big talent to help us provide our visitors with the innovative products and services they've come to expect from Yahoo!. We're looking for people like you.

How Big Can You Think?

Yahoo! Audience Product Platforms is looking for engineers to build great new applications and enhance the capabilities of its existing applications. This engineer needs to be able to quickly learn/leverage multiple technologies, assess appropriateness and have the hands on get-go attitude to implement these solutions both individually and by working with other team-members.

Required Knowledge:

  • BS in computer science (MS preferred)
  • 6+ years of experience
  • Fluency in a subset of C/C++, JAVA.
  • Good understanding of algorithms, data structures, performance optimization techniques, and object-oriented programming.
  • Strong debugging skills and the ability to optimize code for speed.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.

Preferred Knowledge:

  • Prior technical leadership of significant projects through product life cycle is desirable.
  • Previous experience with web server technologies and knowledge of databases.
  • Experience in PHP, PERL and shell scripting would be highly preferred.


Yahoo! Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. For more information or to search all of our openings please visit http://careers.yahoo.com.

Please send resumes to Shawn Cartwright, Shawncar@yahoo-inc.com

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