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Yahoo Overview

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Sunnyvale, CA (US)
5001 to 10000 employees
Verizon
1994
Company - Public (YHOO)
Internet
$5 to $10 billion (AUD) per year
Google, Microsoft, Facebook
Yahoo! wants to spread some cheer to Internet users around the world. Its network of websites offers news, entertainment, and shopping, as well as search results powered by Microsoft's Bing offering. Yahoo! generates most of its revenue through providing search ... Read more

Yahoo Reviews

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Yahoo full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great office location
    Good career prospects
    Monthly events and speakers

    Cons

    Not as much staff connection and integration as would have liked

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Yahoo Photos

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Yahoo Interviews

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Getting an Interview

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    Software Engineer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Sydney
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview

    Application

    I applied online. The process took 5 days. I interviewed at Yahoo (Sydney) in March 2016.

    Interview

    - Initial phone call reviewing candidate experience
    - A take home project that focusing on demonstrating software engineering skills on the front and back end.
    - Final interview with Engineering Manager and CTO which was a combination of behavioral questions and scenarios.
    - Final interview with Engineering Manager and CTO which was a combination of behavioral questions and scenarios.

    Interview Questions

    • How do you deal with conflict in relations to code reviews?   Answer Question
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Yahoo Awards & Accolades

  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality(Internet Services and Retailing), Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC), 2014
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT Equality(Internet Services and Retailing), Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC), 2015
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