Software Engineer - New Grad - Backend (Start 2018)

Yelp's software engineers do everything from redesigning our homepage to building the latest distributed messaging infrastructure, and we're growing our team! We are hiring students pursuing a Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate degree. We are an agile team that creates an amazing experience for millions of Yelpers and business owners. We are passionate engineers, sure, but we are also fire spinners, roller girls, pilots, bakers, cartwheelers, and makers (of burrito bombers and 3D-printed trophies). Join our world-class team and be one of the personalities that make the Yelp culture awesome.

Backend engineers are taking on a diverse set of challenges across Yelp engineering. Want to make a huge impact on our users looking for the best local businesses? Build products for business owners to get the most out of Yelp? Take on some of the most meaningful problems in distributed computing and API design? What about making Yelp an authentic, local experience in over thirty countries? We'd love to talk. We are an agile team that creates an amazing experience for millions of Yelpers.

We're looking for graduates who are ready to start working in 2018. If you're still in school and looking for 2019 opportunities, please visit our 2019 posting instead.

What You Will Do:

* Make a huge impact on our users looking for the best local businesses

* Build products for business owners to get the most out of Yelp

* Tackle some of the most challenging problems in distributed computing, API design, and real time data processing.

What Are We Looking For:

* Experience with and interest in elegant API designs

* Expertise in your favorite modern programming language: Python, Ruby, Java, Objective-C, or C++

* This application is only for candidates ready to start working in 2018 (see the Software Engineer - New Grad posting otherwise)

Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

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