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Verizon Media Group

Yahoo Finance Backend Engineer Verizon Media Group
New York, NY

Verizon Media Group is a diverse house of more than 50 media and technology brands that engages more than a billion people around the world.

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About Verizon Media Group

Job Description

It takes powerful technology to connect our brands and partners with an audience of 1 billion. Nearly half of Verizon Media employees are building the code and platforms that help us achieve that. Whether you're looking to write mobile app code, engineer the servers behind our massive ad tech stacks, or develop algorithms to help us process 4 trillion data points a day, what you do here will have a huge impact on our business-and the world. Want in? The largest business and financial news site in the world, with unrivaled access to data, insights and original editorial content.

Yahoo! Finance is the largest business and financial news site in the world, with unrivaled access to data, insights, and original editorial content. We power experiences for 80+ million users globally every month. We're looking for a highly skilled engineer to help us evolve the backend of Yahoo! Finance. This system includes, but is not limited to:

* Data and machine learning platform powered by Apache Spark, Storm, HBase, Hive, Elasticsearch, and Cassandra


* Serving platform powered by Kubernetes, Vert.x, node.js, and Redis



A good candidate for this role is skilled with:

* Data structures and algorithms


* The Internet protocol suite, particularly HTTP/TCP/TLS/SSL


* Software engineering best practices


* System architecture and design


* Java and the associated ecosystem of tools


* Perhaps most importantly, learning more skills!



A great candidate for this role adds to the above skills with:

* Apache Spark w/ Scala


* Apache Storm


* Linux


* Python


* Docker and Kubernetes


* Redis


* Cassandra



Verizon Media 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. Verizon Media is dedicated to providing an accessible environment for all candidates during the application process and for employees during their employment. If you need accessibility assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability, please email ApplicantAccommodation@verizonmedia.com or call 408-336-1409. Emails/calls received for non-disability related issues, such as following up on an application, will not receive a response.

Currently work for Verizon Media? Please apply on our internal career site.

About Verizon Media Group

Verizon Media Group is a diverse house of more than 50 media and technology brands that engages more than a billion people around the world.

Verizon Media Group

New York, NY, USA

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