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Principal iOS Engineer

Mountain View, California Job ID: 2256604

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 2256604 Date posted  07/18/2020 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. 

Every day, millions of users are searching for products on Coupang. We are building a product engineering team of passionate people at our Mountain View office. We are starting from scratch, we are going to be scrappy, and we are going to build things that haven’t been done before. We will start to build an inspiring search and discovery journey for Coupang users, help our users find products easier and discover more products to live their best life. We are building the team by applying the principles of wowing our customers and thinking big, into a higher level 

This team is a full stack team, in which there are Android, iOS, web and Backend engineers. As an engineer on the Search and Discovery Product team, you will own one of the most critical product surfaces on Coupang’s app – Search and Discovery, where 60%+ of transactions happen. In the meantime, you will get the chance to closely work with the world-class search and discovery engineers in our Mountain View office to realize these cutting-edge technologies into product features. We are looking for smart, passionate people who have a strong sense of ownership. If you want your work to positively impact the lives of millions of people and you are up for a change, let’s talk! 

What you’ll do 

  • build brand new user experience product for Coupang search and discovery experience. 
  • Knit across teams by collaborating with Product managers and designers and other functions to build holistic experience that’s right for Coupang users. 
  • Lead each step of the product development process, from ideation to implementation to release; from rapidly prototyping, running A/B tests, to architecting and building solutions that can scale to support millions of users. 
  • Analyze and visualize data to drive product insights and to inform our decisions. 
  • Contribute best-in-class programming skills to develop highly innovative consumer-facing mobile products 

What we are looking for: 

Qualifications: 

  • 5+ years of coding experience with iOS, proficiency in swift and objective C. 
  • Experience developing high quality, large-scale consumer applications. 
  • Deep understanding of UI development in iOS, able to build platform-like solutions. 
  • Understanding of A/B testing, able to do experiment analysis. 
  • Had 2+ major product features launched in a recent year. 
  • Full stack experience is a bonus! 
  • Strong communication skills and great product sense. 
  • Strong passion of building product. 
  • Strong ownership, having experience of working in early startup is a plus. 
  • Embrace messiness, wants to be challenged with complex issues. 
  • Scrappy and willing to take risks. 

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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