Senior Software Engineer


  • San Francisco, CA
  • Permanent
  • Optimization

  • SEO

  • user activation

  • Distributed Systems

  • User Retention

  • E-commecre

  • Job Posted: Monday, June 25, 2018

  • Expires On: Wednesday, July 25, 2018

  • Job Type: Permanent

  • Duration: 1+ years

  • Desired Experience: 3-5 years

  • Work Authorization: Resident/Citizen

Wish is bringing affordable goods to consumers in over 70 countries, and our growth team is focused on delivering the highest impact projects to bring value to our users. New ideas are constantly being tested, and projects are prioritized based on real data gathered by both our data analysts and engineers. Every engineer at Wish is encouraged to work outside their comfort zone and take data-driven risks.
What You'll Do

  • Own the optimization of our campaigns framework, sending emails and notifications to hundreds of millions of users every day
  • Manage our SEO strategy to improve users ability to find great products via search engines
  • Build better localization tools to help us better relate to users in seemingly similar locales (e.g. pt_PT v.s. pt_BR)
  • Design and build out new methods for user activation and retention

Who You Are

  • 4+ years of experience building great systems or products
  • BS degree or higher degrees in Computer Science or related field
  • Someone who is able to lead projects from their initial ideas through to deployment and subsequent iterations
  • Data-driven mindset with the ability to define relevant KPIs and experiment goals
  • Strong understanding of the whole engineering stack, and how each piece fits into the whole

Preferred Skills

  • Solid understanding of distributed systems and how to scale them effectively
  • Shown ability to lead growth engineering efforts
  • Past experience in e-commerce or high-volume applications
  • Experience in a fast-paced work environment