Our full stack engineers bridge the gap between backend data and the frontend websites of Yelp. Our goal is to provide the best user experience to millions of users and we’re excited to dive into any area of the web stack to make it happen.
Yelp engineering culture is driven by our values: we’re a cooperative team that values individual authenticity, and encourages “unboring” solutions to problems. We enable all new engineers to deploy working code their first week, and your impact will only grow from there with the support of your manager, mentor and team. At the end of the day, we are all about helping our users, growing as engineers, and having fun in a collaborative environment.
What You Will Do:
Design and build new features to connect Yelp with large scale businesses.
Implement beautiful layouts that work across all of Yelp’s platforms (desktop, mobile browsers, 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.
Mentor other engineers and share the skills you’ve learned.
What it takes to Succeed:
Deep understanding of at least one popular server side web framework (Django, Flask, Rails, Pyramid, Laravel, Express, etc.) or modern JS frontend framework (React, Angular, Ember, etc.)
Understanding of web security and performance best practices.
Comfortable working in a Unix Environment.
Experience with popular Python libraries/tools (Pyramid, pytest, tox, SQLAlchemy) is a plus
What You'll Get:
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 Wednesdays
Regular 3-day Hackathons and weekly learning groups, always with interesting topics
Opportunities to participate in events and conferences throughout Europe and the US
£58 per month toward any exercise of your choice
Yelp values diversity. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to Age, Disability, Gender Reassignment, Marriage or Civil Partnership, Pregnancy and Maternity, Race, Religion or Belief, Sex.
Note: Yelp does not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to any recruiting alias or employee. Yelp is not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resume
Yelp connects people with great local businesses. Our users have contributed approximately 127 million cumulative reviews of almost every type of local business, from restaurants, boutiques and salons to dentists, mechanics, plumbers and more. These reviews are written by people using Yelp to share their everyday local business experiences, giving voice to consumers and bringing “word of mouth” online.