Software Engineer Backend (Python, Java, C, Go, Rust)

Yelp

Date listed

1 week ago

Job Location

London

Employment Type

Full time

Employees

501-1000

Total Funding

$56.0 million

Glassdoor Rating

3.2 / 5 (2200 reviews)


Keywords:

python rust

Want to join a team where your work makes a significant impact? Using the richest source of local business data and user-generated content in the world, Yelp’s application backend engineers work closely with mobile and web developers to generate and power our websites and mobile apps, bringing Yelp’s 190M+ reviews to millions of users all around the world.

Application backend engineers take on a diverse set of challenges across the engineering org, from building products for business owners to get the most out of Yelp, to taking on some of the most meaningful problems in distributed computing and API design.

Where You Come In:

  • Build new features on top of our Service-Oriented Architecture
  • Iterate quickly using Continuous Integration / Continuous Deployment principles
  • Articulate a technical vision and execute it
  • Give back by mentoring other engineers and sharing the skills you learn

What It Takes To Succeed:

  • Several years of relevant industry experience
  • An understanding of and interest in elegant API designs
  • Relevant experience in at least one programming language: Python, C, Java, Go, Rust, etc.
  • A craving for new knowledge and challenges

What We Offer:

  • Full responsibility for projects from day one, an awesome team, and a dynamic work environment
  • Competitive salary with equity in the company, a pension scheme, and an optional employee stock purchase program
  • 25 days paid holiday initially, rising to 29 with service
  • Private health insurance, including dental and vision
  • Flexible working hours and meeting-free Thursdays
  • Regular 3-day Hackathons and weekly learning groups, always with interesting topics
  • Opportunities to participate in events and conferences throughout Europe and the US
  • Public transportation season ticket loan and £50 per month toward any exercise of your choice
  • Monthly personal development allowance
  • Central location, a fully stocked kitchen, adjustable sitting/standing desks, quarterly offsites, locally roasted coffee, happy hours, and more!