As Verizon’s media unit, our brands like Yahoo,
TechCrunch and HuffPost help people stay informed and entertained, communicate and transact, while creating new ways for advertisers and partners to connect.
With technologies like XR, AI, machine-learning, and 5G, we’re transforming media for tomorrow, too. We're creators and coders, dreamers and doers creating what's next in content, advertising and technology.
When you impact millions of people every day, you become a large target for adversaries in all layers of the stack. Our job is to keep our users safe and make Oath one of the safest places on the Internet.
We are the Information Security team at Oath. People call us The Paranoids .
You will be responsible for the design and development of end-to-end features to help make one of the world’s largest internet services the most secure and user friendly, working with seasoned architects, data scientists, creative product managers and a group of very bright engineers.
You must have strong development experience in object-oriented languages, practiced test-driven and agile development religiously, are familiar with web security and scrum methodology and can leverage cloud, big data and machine learning.
You have an analytical and problem solving mindset to complement your superior communication and presentation skills. You can meet people and quickly get to the essence of their issues.
You can make good recommendations on how they should architect their systems to meet their needs while aligning their requirements with the Paranoids organization’s roadmap.
Participate in weekly scrum team planning meetings and daily stand-ups
Design and scope solutions for new features, and participate in design review discussions
Implement new features, including unit tests, functional tests, and documentation
Demo what you have completed, when appropriate, in a weekly meeting to solicit feedback to further improve the feature
Participate in code reviews of other engineers’ work
Evaluate feature requests originating from outside the team, and work with the requester to determine the optimal solution
1 to 3 years of Object Oriented design skills and proficiency in either C++ or Java
Strong foundation in Computer Science, data structures and algorithms.
Knowledge and experience in building large scale distributed applications using various software design patterns and OO design principles
Familiarity with web servers and web services API
Solid understanding of the software development process : test driven development, agile development and scrum
Excellent troubleshooting and debugging skills
Development experience in an Unix / Linux environment
Superior communication (both verbal and written) and interpersonal skills
BS, MS or PhD in Computer Science or related field. MS / PhD in CS preferred
Good understanding of web related security issues.
Familiarity with cryptographic protocols, implementations, vulnerabilities, performance characteristics, and tradeoffs
Experience in mobile development (iOS, Android, Windows Phone, etc)
Cross-browser, cross-platform coding
Experience with cloud / grid computing. Familiarity with Hadoop ecosystem.
Experience with applying machine learning in product solution.
Experience with data pipelines, statistical analysis, machine learning, AI
Strong experience in API, SDK, and Web Service design
Proficiency in HTML, XML, and SOAP
Experience in shell scripting and Perl
Working knowledge of RDBMS, SQL and NoSQL
System administration background with Linux