Machine Learning Engineer

thredUP, San Francisco, CA

Makes secondhand shopping a cinch

About thredUP

thredUP is the largest online marketplace for secondhand clothing. We make buying and selling a cinch for millions of women across the globe. The company resells more than 35,000 brands across hundreds of categories at up to 90% off the original retail value. Headquartered in downtown San Francisco and backed by world-class investors, thredUP is reinventing the secondhand clothing industry and inspiring a new generation of consumers to think secondhand first.

About the Role
At thredUP we've compiled a remarkable dataset, with high quality photographs of and characteristics on tens of millions of unique garments. We are forming a team to use this data to automate what is currently manual labor in our nationwide network of distribution centers. This is an opportunity not only to play a pivotal role in the formation of a new team, but also make a huge impact on operations, the backbone of our business. If you're looking for a fast-paced environment that encourages taking the initiative and cares more about results than hours worked, we would love to hear from you.


  • Developing models for classifying and tagging garments
  • Understanding our existing data taxonomy and find ways we might improve it
  • Helping to build our machine learning platform
  • Building the team’s processes and culture


  • Must have 2+ years Industry experience with deep learning
  • Experience productionizing machine learning models
  • Aptitude to independently learn and work on new technologies
  • Strong and effective communication with peers and business users
  • Expert knowledge of at least one programming language

About thredUP

thredUP is the nation's leading online marketplace for women's and kids' like-new apparel. Over 25,000 brands, ranging from Gap to Gucci, are listed on thredUP.com at prices up to 90 percent off retail. 

Want to learn more about thredUP? Visit thredUP's website.