YAHOO! Sr. Front-End Engineer Web Developer
Santa Clara, CA

Want to use your cutting edge CSS, XHTML, DHTML and AJAX skills to build bleeding edge websites? Come join the Yahoo! Autos Engineering team and accelerate your career. We are looking for a senior experienced and self-motivated Front-end Engineer to join the Autos engineering team. In this capacity, you will work closely with user experience designers, engineers, and product managers in a collaborative team environment. This is a regular full-time employed position.

The ideal candidate possesses a strong command of HTML/XHTML, CSS, JavaScript, DOM methods and properties, AJAX, and cross-browser development techniques. Experience with PHP is a huge plus. You are well-versed in code optimization and software design principles, and have a high degree of skill with UI design and development. You will exercise innovation in support of UI design and heuristics through your expertise in client development to enhance the overall user experience.

As a member of the Yahoo! Autos team, you will become part of Yahoo!'s rapidly growing Search and Marketplace division within the most trafficked Internet destination in the world. You will play a key role in fostering Yahoo!'s growth as an online leader in the critically important automotive vertical, the largest worldwide marketing category. Yahoo! Autos is an extremely effective business with clear priorities, top-tier talent, and an entrepreneurial environment. You'll work with great people, exciting technologies, and contribute to the success of an innovative Yahoo! property. The environment is fast-paced with user-centered, iterative design and development cycles. You will be responsible for implementing proof-of-concepts, prototypes, and production-level development.

Basic Qualifications:
-A degree related to Computer Science, HCI, Human Factors or equivalent experience
-Expert level knowledge of CSS, HTML/XTHML, JavaScript in a cross-browser environment
-Solid working knowledge of AJAX, PHP
-Fluency with UNIX.

Preferred Qualifications:
-A degree in Computer Science
-4+ years of web programming experience in CSS, HTML/XTHML, JavaScript, HTTP protocol
-Good understanding of web technologies like HTTP, Apache, XML/JSON

To apply for this position, please email your resume in text, MS Word or HTML format to for consideration. The subject line of your email must include this JOB ID RX1000017157 and source code: /web-devx

About Yahoo!

Yahoo! Inc. is a leading global Internet brand and one of the most trafficked Internet destinations worldwide. Yahoo! seeks to provide online products and services essential to users' lives, and offers a full range of tools and marketing solutions for businesses to connect with Internet users around the world. Yahoo! is headquartered in Sunnyvale, California.

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