Software Engineer - Back-end Product Catalogue
Wish, San Francisco, United States
Mobile commerce platform
Wish is transforming the way the world shops by offering a convenient and personalized mobile shopping experience. Our mission is to offer an unlimited selection of affordable quality goods to be accessible for everyone on a global scale. We selectively bring together world-class technical talent that are passionate about connecting relevant products to value conscious consumers all over the world!
Wish’s product catalogue is a highly distributed system that processes millions of updates per day. As part of the product catalogue team, you will architect solutions to make this system scalable and reliable. You will build technologies to ensure the fastest update time and serve the freshest products to our customers. Come help us solve the scalability challenge as Wish’s product catalogue grows exponentially.
Our team is small and nimble which allows us to release new code daily, iterate quickly, and make an impact immediately. Each engineer has the opportunity to work at all levels of the stack. They work on entire features from the database level to the client. We cultivate an environment for smart, driven engineers to thrive.
What you will work on
- Architect, implement and maintain a high throughput data service processing millions of updates daily
- Work closely with operations and infrastructure to build and scale back-end services
Who you are
- Self-motivated, relentlessly focused, and able to operate under a great deal of independence
- B.S., M.S., or PhD. in Computer Science or equivalent from a top university
- Proficiency in at least one modern object-oriented programming language such as Python, Java or Go
- Ability to thrive in a startup environment
Wish, it’s a digital mall, right in your pocket! Using our cutting edge recommendation system, we create a personalized shopping experience for each of our users. It’s a digital mall, right in your pocket!
Wish was launched in November 2011 and already has over 200 million registered users, making it one of the top 5 mobile shopping applications.
Wish is the leading mobile commerce platform in North America and Europe. Our mission is to give everyone access to the most affordable, convenient, and effective shopping mall in the world. By leveraging a competitive global supply chain of direct suppliers and avoiding retail costs we are offering anyone with a smartphone access to tens of millions of affordable goods. By making Wish available on smartphones we are putting this digital shopping mall directly in the pockets of tens of millions of consumers.