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Senior Staff Android Engineer

Mountain View, California Job ID: 3584201

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 3584201 Date posted  10/25/2021 Location Mountain View, United States

Do you want to join the world’s fastest growing e-Commerce company? Do you want to be part of the team that impacts tens of millions of online and mobile consumers? Coupang is the place! Coupang is the world’s fastest growing e-Commerce company and South Korea’s answer to Amazon. Coupang is currently valued more than $60 billion. In only its fourth year, Coupang boasts over 20 million subscribers and annual revenue run rate over $20 billion. It is the #1 player in mobile e-commerce in Korea, which is a massive $200 billion market opportunity. Coupang’s goal is to provide a consistent shopping experience that blends both “discovery” and “intent” based shopping with superior product selection and customer service. We enable this via our innovative mobile application, optimized delivery network, as well as leveraging a highly scalable platform and best in class data analytics. 

Role Overview

Every day, millions of users are searching for products on Coupang. We are building a product engineering team of passionate people in our Mountain View office. We are building an inspiring search and discovery journey for Coupang users to help our users find products easier and discover more products to live their best life. 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. 

What You Will Do

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.  

Basic Qualifications 

  • 6+ years of coding experience with Android, proficiency in Java or Kotlin
  • Experience developing high quality, large-scale consumer applications
  • Deep understanding of UI development of Android and able to build platform-like solutions
  • Understanding of A/B testing, able to do experiment analysis 
  • Strong communication skills and great product sense
  • Strong passion of building product
  • Embrace messiness, wants to be challenged with complex issues
  • Scrappy and willing to take risks

Preferred Qualifications

  • Full stack experience
  • Had 2+ major product features launched in recent year
  • Strong ownership, having experience of working in early startup is a plus

 

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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