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Principal Android Engineer

Mountain View, California Job ID: 1841881

Overview

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?”

Success Profile

  • Team Player
  • Adaptable
  • Inventive
  • Self-starter
  • Problem Solver
  • Goal-oriented
  • Quick-thinking

Responsibilities

Job ID 1841881 Date posted  09/12/2019 Location Mountain View, United States

Coupang  is one of the largest and fastest growing e-commerce platforms on the planet. We are on a mission to revolutionize everyday lives for our customers, employees and partners. We solve problems no one has solved before to create a world where people ask, “How did we ever live without Coupang?”

Coupang  is a global company with offices in Beijing, Los Angeles, Seattle, Seoul, Shanghai, and Silicon Valley.

Job Overview:

As a Principal Android Software Engineer working on Search & Discovery Product Engineering team, you have the opportunity to work on Coupang’s most popular customer facing platform. You will identify and solve hard problems to improve system scalability, enhance the reliability, as well as optimize the resource efficiency.  

 

Key Responsibilities:

 

You will develop cutting edge technologies to redefine our customer facing app to bring seamless customer experience and build world-class android platform to power various products like search, recommendation, and personalization.

 

As part of the product engineering strategy, product engineers also work closely with product owners and designers to enable a friction-free Coupang customer experience and accelerate our company growth. Our mission is to make Coupang the first place for people to search and discover products, and product engineering is the gateway for this ambitious vision.

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
  • 5+ years of coding experience with Android
  • 5+ years of solid work with system design, and large distributed systems
  • Experience with MVP pattern in Android Programming
  • Experience working  in an agile environment

Preferred:

  • Experience with performance tuning in frontend systems
  • React JS experience
  • A passion to explore, improve, automate and optimize distributed systems and tools.
  • Ability to think outside-the-box and challenge conventional wisdoms

 

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 usrecruiting@coupang.com.

Career Path

  • Senior Software Engineer
  • Software Engineering Manager
  • Technical Program Manager
  • Product Manager (Product Owner)
  • Tech Recruiter

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Benefits and Rewards

  • Flex Time

  • Open Culture

  • Team Outings

  • Collaboration

  • International Interaction

Our mission is global

Coupang is a global business with offices in Seoul, Shanghai, Beijing, Silicon Valley, Seattle and Los Angeles.

Seoul, Korea

Our Korea office is located in downtown Seoul near Lotte World Hotel and Lotte World Mall.

Shanghai, China

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.

Beijing, China

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.

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