Yahoo! Music : Web Application Developer, Internationalization, Santa Monica, CA

Job ID: RX1000007503

We are looking for an experienced Software Engineer to join the Yahoo! Music – Web Internationalization team. Web Internationalization is responsible for globalization of the Yahoo! Music website – from locale project estimation and planning, implementation of our internationalization platform, dictionary management, and interaction with the content-player engineering group. We propagate and maintain features across international locales as they develop locally. Innovation and improvement of existing implementations is the key focus of the group. You will play a key role in maintaining, enhancing and developing the globalization of Yahoo! Music’s web site.


— Able to work in a dynamic environment

— Fast learner – can quickly come up to speed with different technologies and develop prototypes if required

— Must have a strong sense of commitment and responsibility

— Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

— Must have strong knowledge and keen interest in emerging tools and technologies in the industry

Required Skills/Experience

— BS in Computer Science with 4+ years or MS in Computer Science with 2+ years of industry experience

— Must have very strong XML and XSLT experience

— Must have strong knowledge of server-side UI scripting technologies like Perl, PHP, ASP, and JavaScript

— Strong database experience especially SQL Server

— Developed and deployed highly efficient and scalable server side applications

— Excellent debugging and testing skills

— Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

— Hands on development experience both on UNIX as well as Windows platform

Desired Skills

— Proficiency in HTML, Java, C++ are big plusses

Contact Info: [email protected]