Software Engineer - Data Science

Wish, San Francisco, United States

Mobile commerce platform

We're looking for a data science engineer that has a Computer Science and Statistics/Machine Learning background to help build data driven products and features.

The Platform Data team is responsible for helping manage the performance of our platform, and building data products that help each group make informed decisions. At Wish, data is a core part of the product. For merchants, we offer data tools and dashboards that display performance metrics, and we build and enforce merchant policies that ensure good customer experiences for our users. For users, we offer metadata around products, such as ratings and shipping estimates, that allow them to make an informed purchase decision. Internally, we use data to help guide internal decisions. Data driven decision making is an integral part of our culture.

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!

Our engineers move extremely fast, while solving unusual and challenging problems. 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.

Who you are:

  • Computer Science/Math/Statistics degree from a top university
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals
  • Strong data analysis skill set
  • Proficiency in at least one modern object-oriented programming language such as Python, Java or Go
  • Experience with statistical modeling and machine learning
  • Experience with data visualization
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. 

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/