Entry-Level Software Engineer - Web (Biz Growth Team)

Our Hamburg office is located in the heart of the city and brings with it the unique advantages of booming international teams, all of whom share the same floor and are brought together by the same goal: empowering Yelp’s business products.

The Biz Growth team continuously improves the claiming and onboarding experience for new business owners on both the web and mobile platforms. We move fast, and on our team you’ll never have an ordinary day, constantly shifting between experimenting, iterating, and implementing new features. If you're passionate about logging, metrics, and A/B testing, then the Biz Growth team is the perfect home for you!

Technologies we regularly use include ● Python ● SQLAlchemy ● Pylint ● tox ● PyPI ● Javascript ● jQuery ● Google Closure ● testify ● py.test ● Selenium WebDriver ● Swagger ● Zipkin ● Sensu ● SignalFX ● Splunk ● MySQL ● Cassandra ● Check out our GitHub page (https://yelp.github.io/) to find out more!

What You Will Do:

  • Design and build new features for our website and mobile apps
  • Deploy projects in a Service-Oriented Architecture, all the way from backend services to fully-featured UIs
  • Run A/B experiments and dive into the resulting data to look for trends
  • Collaborate closely with product managers, designers, and other engineering teams

What We Are Looking For:

  • Experience with at least one dynamic language
  • Knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, and CSS/Sass
  • Some experience with at least one popular server-side framework (Django, Twisted, Rails, Pyramid, CodeIgniter, Play, etc.)
  • Desire to learn, share your knowledge, and always improve your engineer-self
  • Basic familiarity with a Linux environment
  • Belief in well-tested code


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Heather C.

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