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Software Engineer for Yahoo! Meme - São Paulo/Brazil

About Yahoo!

The Internet is a big, busy place, and we at Yahoo! are proud to stand out in the crowd. As a world's top 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.


About the position


Yahoo! Meme (http://me.me) is a new kind of blogging platform, smarter and simpler. Meme helps users create great posts even if they don't know how to code HTML or do the complicated tasks that advanced bloggers do. If you know Python and/or PHP technologies, Unix operating system and have equipped yourself with strong front-end skills, problem-solving skills, solid computer science fundamentals, and are ready to be challenged with building a next-generation blogging tool, this position is for you!

Your mission as a Software Engineer will be to contribute to the design, development and implementation of our next generation blogging platform. You will work in a dynamic environment, with a group of top-notch engineers defining, designing, implementing, testing, and releasing new features on both the client and the server sides.


Required Experience, Qualifications & Skills


•    BS/MS in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.
•    Total 3+ years of outstanding track record in the software industry.
•    Self-starter/high energy, team worker, creative and multidisciplinary background.
•    Experience with Web Technologies (Apache, HTML, CSS, HTTP, REST, XML, JSON).
•    Strong in OOP programming and Python or/and PHP programming languages.
•    Strong front-end and JavaScript skills (JQuery or YUI knowledge is desired).
•    Good scripting skills using Shell or Perl.
•    Proficient in a Unix/Linux environment.
•    Experience with databases (MySQL is preferred).
•    Excellent debugging and testing skills (specially Unit testing).
•    Understanding of Agile Engineering skills (Test-Driven Development, Continuous integration and other Extreme programming practices).
•    Some understanding of large-scale applications (clustering, distributed systems, scalability, caching, performance tuning).
•    Knowledge of cross browser issues and Internet security.
•    Good spoken and written English.

This position is for Yahoo! Latin America headquarters based in São Paulo/Brazil. We offer relocation packages for people coming from other states.

To apply, please send your Resume (preferably in English) and code samples to br-engineering-positions@yahoo-inc.com with “Software Engineer” in the subject.

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