New Grad - Software Engineer, Marketplace & Logistics at Wish
Wish is a mobile e-commerce platform that flips traditional shopping on its head. We connect hundreds of millions of people with the widest selection of delightful, surprising, and—most importantly—affordable products delivered directly to their doors. Each day on Wish, millions of customers in more than 160 countries around the world discover new products. For our over 1 million merchant partners, anyone with a good idea and a mobile phone can instantly tap into a global market.
We're fueled by creating unique products and experiences that give people access to a new type of commerce, where all are welcome. If you’ve been searching for a supportive environment to chase your curiosity and use data to investigate the questions that matter most to you, this is the place.Job Description
The Marketplace team builds the merchant-facing experience on the Wish platform. We help merchants list, market, sell, fulfill and get paid for their goods. Each member of our engineering team works on all areas of our stack to get the job done, from client-facing UI and API development to creating data pipelines and processing backend jobs. We take full ownership of everything that we do: building new features, iterating over existing ones, and ultimately having an impact on the merchants that we serve.
Our past and current projects include:
Building integrations for Wish on a variety of third-party platforms for merchant acquisition, logistics improvements and warehousing solutions
Creating a brand-new frontend based on a modern UI framework
Running A/B tests on UX experiments to improve merchant engagement
Creating a pipeline for tagging merchant uploads for duplicate and forbidden products
Building a new merchant acquisition and onboarding process
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Software Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field (or equivalent)
Proficiency in at least one modern object-oriented programming language such as Python, Java or Go.
Prior experience in software development: this could be work experience, internships/co-ops, or substantial open-source project work
Self-motivation and eagerness to learn; ability to make an impact while working with a high degree of independence
A high degree of dependability and strong communication skills
One or more software engineering/development internships completed at a reputable company
Proficiency with Python
Proficiency with React.js and TypeScript
Familiarity with MongoDB
Familiarity with big data pipelines (Hadoop, Hive)
Knowledge of AWS, containers and microservice development
Wish values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We provide equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate based on any legally-protected class or characteristic. Employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please let your recruiter know. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.