Ancestry.com is the world's largest online resource for family history. We have helped pioneer the market for online family history research, taking a pursuit that was expensive and time-consuming and making it easy, affordable and accessible to anyone with an interest in their family history. The foundation of our service is an extensive collection of billions of historical records that we have digitized, indexed and put online over the past 15 years. These digital records and documents, combined with our proprietary online search technologies, tools and collaboration features, have enabled our more than one million subscribers to create nearly 29 million family trees that contain nearly 3 billion profiles, and make meaningful discoveries about the lives of their ancestors.
With employees around the world, we are committed to hiring the very best talent. We are known for our cutting-edge technology, phenomenal innovation, and we offer a compelling and rewarding workplace where you will thrive. We seek out passionate people to join our mission of helping people discover, preserve and share their family history. We invite you to explore and discover the many opportunities that await you at Ancestry.com.
We are looking for entry level software engineers to join our team. Our skilled programmers are making it possible for millions of users to access billions of historical records to discover unique content about their family history and then to preserve and share this history with family and friends. We are looking for programmers that want to work on advanced information-retrieval, machine learning and image processing and a number of other technology advancements to build massively scalable systems.
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
High levels of creativity and quick problem solving capabilities
Strong analytical and problem solving skill
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Understanding of N-Tier Architectures
Skills and Experience
One or more of the following required: C++, C#, Java, ASP.NET, SQL
Web Programming experience
Experience with Microsoft Tools or J2EE frameworks
Working for Ancestry.com
Ancestry.com is a profitable, growing company with a positive, high-energy environment. Together, our dedicated teams are harnessing the power of technology and using it to simplify the way people connect with their families and their unique legacies. Our work environment is fast-paced and challenging, but also extremely exciting. You’ll work with a team of passionate, engaged individuals. For additional information, regarding our benefits and career information, please visit our website at http://ancestry.com/careers .
Ancestry.com Inc. is interested in you and we are dedicated to building a diverse workforce with equal opportunities for employment.
Ancestry.com - 9 months ago
Ancestry.com is the world's largest online resource for family history. We have helped pioneer the market for online family history researc...