Software Development Engineer Intern at Yahoo

Posted in General Business 8 days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: SUNNYVALE, Texas

Job Description:

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 and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.

A little about Oath

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 and technology brands. A global leader in digital and mobile, Oath is shaping the future of media.

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.

Your Day


  • 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



A Lot About You

  • Actively enrolled in a 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. ​