Software Engineer - Seller Portal

Wish, San Francisco, United States

Mobile commerce platform

As a Software Engineer you will combine software development, networking, and systems administration expertise with an aptitude for technical advising, troubleshooting and analysis. This role is for engineers who love to build products and work with partners to realize the full potential of those products. You will have a great deal of responsibility and ownership over partnerships and integrations. With full transparency to all metrics, you will get to see how your work directly impacts the company’s performance. In addition, this role will have a huge impact on bringing well-known brands to the Wish marketplace and your work will have a global impact on how fast Wish adds international partners to the platform. You will have direct visibility into the revenue your work enables!

You'll be working on things like:
- Working to help vet and close deals from a technical requirements perspective
- Answering inquiries about our APIs
- Building solutions for partners into Wish’s platform
- Writing technical documentation and building developer tools for partners
- Creating a support channel to our current partners via emails, and if needed, jumping on the phone or even in person meetings

Minimum Qualifications

  • BA/BS degree in Computer Science or a related technical field, or equivalent practical experience
  • At least 5 years of experience building software products
  • Experience in large and complex code bases
  • Can apply an entrepreneurial approach and passion to problem solving to building products
  • Excellent communication skills including experience speaking to technical and business audiences and writing technical articles
  • Proficient writing Python, HTML, CSS and writing technical documentation


  • Split time between hands-on coding and guiding partners
  • Build 3rd party developer tools, creating SDKs and improving documentation
  • Collaborate with engineering teams to build new products and improve existing ones
  • Write elegant, readable, and well-documented code
  • Deeply understand the business of your partners, identify problems or opportunities then address them using technology
Company Description
Wish brings together top technical talent from Google, Facebook, and Yahoo! Wish, www.wish.com, improves online merchandise discovery by helping users find the products they love, share these products with friends, score great prices, and unlock exclusive rewards. Essentially, it’s a digital mall that fits in your back pocket!Wish was launched in November 2011 and already has over 100 million registered users, making it one of the top 5 mobile applications in both the Android Shopping and iPhone Lifestyle categories. Our incredible growth has not gone unnoticed, as recently recognized by Google as the Best Android Shopping App of 2014!

The Wish mobile app is available on iPhone, iPod Touch, and iPad:

The Wish mobile app is also available on Android phones:


About Wish

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.

Want to learn more about Wish? Visit https://www.wish.com/