The Yext engineering team drives the technology behind our revolutionary PowerListings platform. We’re looking for Software Engineers to help us continue building out our product and services. Our team works in an agile environment running two week sprints that culminate with demos of features in progress. You will work alongside engineers from the top universities and tech companies in the world, hands-on with the code from day one.
Lead full life-cycle software development
Drive the development process through design, implementation, and deployment
Work closely with the executive team to develop a software roadmap for future features and improvements
Mentor team members, encouraging career and personal growth
Ensure your team meets deadlines and launch dates through an effective sprint planning process and daily standups
Collaborate effectively across teams, including outside of engineering
B.S or higher in Computer Science or related field
7+ years of relevant, industry development experience
3+ years of experience leading a team of 5-10 engineers
Strong foundation in software architecture and design
Fluency with Java, C++, Python, or similar (we use mostly Java)
Openness to new technologies and creative solutions
Comfortable working within a fast-paced high growth startup environment
Compensation, Benefits & Perks
In addition to competitive compensation, we offer personalized snacks and meals in the office, a snooze room, a fun room, flexible hours and vacation, 401(k), and of course, excellent health, dental, and vision insurance.
We treat our employees well and offer tremendous growth opportunities. The Yext leadership supports our team in moving forward – with business objectives and career growth.
Yext provides local cloud-computing services for marketers to manage their geodata and content and connect it everywhere, so they can deliver localized campaigns across channels like ads, listings, landing pages, and other surfaces. Yext has over 200,000 subscribers to the Local Marketing Cloud including Fortune 500 companies and top retailers.
Yext is based in New York City and has over 200 employees. You can learn about the Yext team and culture on themuse , a bit about our history in Forbes , and about our most recent launch (including internationalization!) in Tech Crunch .
Yext was named by Inc 500 as one of fastest growi ng private companies in 2011 (Top 10 in NYC). Yext was also named to Business Insider's 2012 Silicon Alley 100 list, as one of the world's most valuable private tech companies, and cited by Business Insider as one of the 13 companies that could be New York's next billion-dollar exit.
Our 40,000 sq. ft. office is located on Madison Square Park, and our open office structure allows for collaboration across business functions as we continue to grow. We believe in pushing boundaries and moving above the rules. Apply if you want to make a huge impact in driving one of the fastest growing startups in NYC!
Yext - 18 months ago