Director, Software Engineering ([Product, Operations, Services Engineering] Experiment Platform)Mountain View, California Job ID: 2522897
We are looking for people who are passionate about solving complex real-world problems, building world-class solutions, and benefitting millions of lives. At Coupang, developers learn from one another—we share knowledge and spur each other on to come up with great ideas—and move extremely fast to create profound impact together. You will also have the opportunity to tackle large-scale challenges that arise as we grow. This includes building in-house technology, innovating mobile architecture, and advancing possibilities with machine learning and deep learning. With you, we will build a world where our customers ask, “How did we ever live without Coupang?”
- Team Player
- Problem Solver
Coupang is reimagining the shopping experience with the goal of wowing each customer from the instant they open the Coupang app to the moment an order is delivered to their door.
Powered by an outstanding end-to-end e-commerce and logistics network and a fanatical culture of customer centricity, Coupang has broken tradeoffs around speed, selection and price. Today, we provide exceedingly fast shipping speeds on millions of items including fresh groceries, delivered within hours nationwide, 365 days a year.
We are doing this for millions of consumers in Korea, one of the world’s largest and fastest growing e-commerce markets. Korea is currently the 5th largest e-commerce market in the world.
What You Will Do
Coupang experiment platform team is building centralized platform to support all the domain teams in the company to implement and run their experiments. We build user friendly web application for test owners to create the experiments and review the results. We provide SDK for developers to instrument their experiments. We build the sophisticated metric calculation engine to easily onboard global and local metrics for experiment decision making. This is a new role for a director of engineering to lead and grow a small but high performing engineering team.
▪ 3 years leading or managing software engineering teams with strong technical credentials
▪ 7+ years of professional software development experience, preferably in Java related technologies
▪ Proven track record of delivering software products using agile processes in a fast-paced environment
▪ Hands-on architecture and large-scale distributed systems experience
▪ Strong fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm, problem solving and complexity analysis
▪ Strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive. High on bias for action
▪ Strong verbal and written communication skills
▪ Familiar with distributed data processing using EMR, Spark, Hive or other big data framework
▪ Master’s or Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (or equivalent) with
▪ Autonomy to make decisions in a rapidly growing company
▪ 18 days PTO + 12 national holidays off
▪ 401K matching
▪ Pre-IPO stock
▪ Mobile & fitness reimbursement
▪ Catered Lunch onsite
Coupang is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, transgender status), national origin, age, disability, medical condition, HIV/AIDS or Hepatitis C status, marital status, military or veteran status, use of a trained dog guide or service animal, political activities, affiliations, citizenship, or any other characteristic or class protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation in the application or recruiting process due to a disability, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
- Senior Software Engineer
- Software Engineering Manager
- Technical Program Manager
- Product Manager (Product Owner)
- Tech Recruiter
Benefits and Rewards
Our mission is global
Coupang is a global business with offices in Seoul, Shanghai, Beijing, Silicon Valley, Seattle and Los Angeles.
Our Korea office is located in downtown Seoul near Lotte World Hotel and Lotte World Mall.
Our office in Shanghai is conveniently situated near to restaurants and gyms, as well as to the Evergreen Hotel and the Chamtime Square Shopping Mall.
Our Beijing office is located in One Indigo, a Grade A-listed office tower. From our space on the 12th floor, you can take in expansive views of Indigo Park, the Ba River and the Beijing skyline. We are conveniently situated a few steps away from the Indigo Shopping Mall, and parking is easily available.
Mountain View, United States
Our Mountain View office is located in the Silicon Valley area across from the NASA Ames Research and Visitor Center.
Seattle, United States
Our Seattle office can be found in the heart of downtown Seattle near restaurants and tourist attractions such as the Pike Place Market.
Los Angeles, United States
Our office in Los Angeles is located in the Riverside area right next to the Sycamore Canyon Wilderness Park.