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Node.js Platform Engineer (OAK)

As a member of the Application Platform Team, you will oversee the web application architecture for the Ask.com family of websites, and help design and develop the services, platforms, and frameworks that enable our front-end teams to build awesome experiences at scale.

Software Engineer, Search Intelligence – Internship (OAK)

Ask.com is seeking an intern to work on out Answers and Search team at our Oakland, CA location. The Answers and Search Technology team has developed core technologies such as Answer Farms, Smart Answers and is responsible for the complete Ask.com Answers Technology suite. The intern will help the team develop our next generation answers and search technologies that will enable users to find direct answer for their questions. It’s an exciting and challenging mission with the issues such as learning the user intention, understanding the web data, question and answer extraction, question generation, and answer quality evaluation, etc. You will be working with a highly talented team of hard core engineers using latest technologies and frameworks such as Apache SOLR, Hadoop, HBase, Redis to solve various problems.

Senior Software Engineer – Search Marketing (OAK)

Software Engineering in support of the Search Engine Marketing team at Ask.com is all about improving engineering excellence; we are working to make it more productive and fun. The Software Engineering Team develops internally targeted software and services with the goal of helping business group improve its return on investment. When you work here, you know your contributions will have a direct, measurable and immediate impact on the company. We are serious about creating and maintaining a company culture that is supportive, innovative and rewarding. We’re looking for great people to come join our team.

Production Engineer (OAK)

We are looking for a qualified Production Engineer to join our team, working on deploying and maintaining all Ask.com services globally. It is an exciting opportunity to gain experience in supporting some of the latest technologies and frameworks, such as node.js, SOLR, Logstash/Elasticsearch, Graphite/Grafana and Virtualization/Cloud.

VP of Engineering (OAK)

We are energetic, innovative and endlessly curious. As the internet landscape changes daily, our products and technology do so as well. The mission is to get our millions of users across the globe the answers that they need. We’ve been in the Q&A business for more than 15 years, and although Jeeves has since retired, we carry on his passion for serving our 100 million monthly unique users with answers they can trust, making us a top ten US internet site. We are serious about creating and maintaining a company culture that is both imaginative and fun, and we’re in the market for a great leader who shares that mentality to join our team.

Node.js Developer (OAK)

The role & your impact

Be a new member of a recently formed team. Get in early, collaborate, and contribute to our evolving Node.js application platform.
We are actively recruiting a number of skilled developers who love working with JavaScript and are excited about working on something new! No legacy code here, just brand new projects to sink your teeth into!
This role is focused, but not limited to designing and implementing server side solutions that will support our new range of content experiences.

Senior iOS Software Developer (OAK)

Come be part of a team that is developing best-in-class native mobile app experiences. You will stretch and grow your mobile development skills while collaborating with our product and UX teams to strengthen our mobile products and user experience. If you are a product minded and customer focused developer that passionate about rock solid design and automated testing this opportunity is for you.

Sr. Big Data Engineer – BI (OAK)

This is a unique opportunity to be a part of the team that develops business intelligence solutions around terabytes of data that is used by several of the world’s most trafficked Web sites. There aren’t many opportunities like this, and we are looking for someone who is eager to step-in, step-up and succeed in a critical role. Your work will be widely used and highly valued. Interested? Read more.

Frontend JavaScript Developer (OAK)

The role & your impact Passion, knowledge and experience within the Javascript and Node.js ecosystem. You know how to navigate the vast and quickly evolving collection of open source projects and select the right tool for the job. You are the expert, as a front end developer, server side, or both! Design and develop awesome [...]

QA Automation Engineer – Contract To Hire (NY)

Us Join the #1 brand and top Web property focused on answering people’s questions. At Ask.com, we’re building a next-generation Q&A service – spanning both the Web and mobile devices — that combines the power of search with insight from real users. Our proprietary algorithms crawl the web for question and answer pairs (400 million [...]

Manager, Software Engineering – Search Intelligence (OAK)

Us Ask.com is seeking qualified candidates for the Software Engineering Manager role to work with the Search Intelligence team at our Oakland, CA location. The Search Intelligence team has developed core technologies such as Related Search, Search Suggestions, Query Classification, Question Generation etc. The Manager will lead the development team to develop our next generation [...]

Sr. Software Engineer, Content Services (OAK)

Join a software engineering team that develops robust data platforms to manage and process our vast collection of crawled, partner, and editorial content. Our technology classifies and analyzes this content to help our users find the best answer to their question. We are solving for challenges that involve automated understanding of content in massive data sets while providing real-time access to content and meta data. When you work here you know your contributions will have a direct and immediate impact on the company. We are serious about creating and maintaining a company culture that is both innovative and fun, and we’re looking for great people to come join our team.