Software Engineer Intern (Summer 2021) - Remote 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
We're seeking new interns to join our engineering teams at Wish!
We have four unique engineering teams: Marketplace, Product, Data & Relevancy, and Infrastructure. Read below to see where you might fit in:
Marketplace engineers work on systems programming, scalability, reliability, and API design. Each engineer has the opportunity to work on all merchant platforms as well as our entire stack. They work on entire features from the database level to the client.
Product engineers release new mobile updates biweekly to ensure that engineers are able to iterate quickly and make an impact immediately. Each engineer has the opportunity to work on all mobile platforms as well as our entire stack. They work on entire features from the database level to the client.
Data & Relevancy engineers work on our massive semi-structured datasets. They have domain experience in data mining, information retrieval, or machine learning, and a strong system orientation. Key product initiatives include product feed relevance, ad targeting, information extraction, and recommendations.
Infrastructure engineers scale a massive, highly-available platform end-to-end. They design distributed systems, validate performance, factor in security, and proactively monitor every corner of our stack. When things do go wrong, they are on-hand to fight the fires.
Please submit your resume to stay connected for future opportunities at Wish.Qualifications
- Solid foundation in computer science, math and/or software engineering
- Strong competencies in data structures, algorithms and software design
- Interest in end-to-end feature development from design to execution
- Self-motivated, smart, hands-on, relentlessly focused on impact, and able to operate under a great deal of independence
- Strong desire to improve the design, implementation, and maintenance of large software systems with millions of users
- Interest and ability to build features quickly and iterate in a data-driven fashion
- A passion for hacking social e-commerce is a must
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.