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 224M+ 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 :
Based or willing to relocate in the United Kingdom
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 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), plus one floating holiday
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 digital events and conferences
£58 per month toward any wellness activity of your choice
Quarterly team offsites
Yelp values diversity. We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer and consider qualified applicants without regard to Race / Ethnic Origin, Sex, Religion / Belief, Disability, Age, Sexual Orientation.