[Jobposts] Search Java Server Engineer

Darlene Tietgens tietgens at yahoo-inc.com
Wed Jun 20 22:09:11 UTC 2007

Position: Search Java Server Engineer
Location: Santa Clara, CA, USA
Job ID: RX1000023330

About Yahoo! Inc
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

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?


Advertiser and Publisher group is responsible for providing solutions to
advertisers and publishers for all aspects of advertisements like
planning tools, inventory mgmt, forecasting, campaign management,
optimizations, reporting etc with several billion transactions happening
every day. 

The APEX team is responsible for keeping Yahoo ahead of the curve by
creating a roadmap, architecting, and developing next generation of
highly scalable, flexible, and highly available distributed systems. 

Job Responsibilities/The Role/The Job

As a team member you will have an opportunity of work on not one but
many of these systems as well as work with various cross-functional
teams to participate in entire life-cycle of the product.

You should have an experience and ability to evaluate different
technologies and architectural/design options and understand as well as
articulate direct and indirect impacts on integration of system,
inter-operability, migration of users, as well as scalability,
flexibility and maintainability of the systems.

Minimum Job Qualifications

* Strong experience in building highly scalable Enterprise applications
in J2EE and JBoss
* Strong DB and SQL skills especially with Oracle and MySQL
* Experience with building distributed, low cost, highly scalable, and
highly available enterprise application
* Good knowledge of server side UI scripting languages like Perl/PHP/JSP
* Experience with server side caching like hibernate is definitely a
* Good knowledge of C++ is a plus
* Excellent debugging and testing skills 
* Fast learner - can quickly come up to speed with different
technologies and develop prototypes if required 
* Must have strong verbal and written communication skills 
* Excellent team player with strong collaboration skills to work with
various cross functional teams on multi-team projects

Preferable Job Qualifications

* Must have strong knowledge and keen interest in emerging tools and
technologies in the industry
* BS in Comp Science with 7+ years or MS in Comp Science with 5+ years
of industry experience .

To apply to this position:


Send an email to careers at yahoo-inc.com. Reference only the JOB ID number
in the subject field.  Paste a copy of your resume in the body of the
email.  Do not include your Resume as an attachment.. 


You may also apply directly online at Yahoo's career portal by clicking
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Thank you! 

Darlene Tietgens

Yahoo! Talent Acquisition Coordinator



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