Director – BE Engineering
Posted on 3/27/2024

5,001-10,000 employees

South Korean e-commerce platform disrupting traditional commerce
Company Overview
Coupang stands out as a leader in South Korean commerce, consistently disrupting the industry with its customer-centric approach and rapid launch of new services. The company fosters an entrepreneurial culture, providing opportunities for employees to drive initiatives and make a tangible impact, while also offering the stability and resources of a large global public company. With a mission to redefine commerce, Coupang is committed to pushing the boundaries of what's possible, ensuring continuous growth and development for the company and its employees.
Consumer Goods

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding





Songpa-gu, South Korea

Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth

Seattle, WA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Microsoft Azure
Development Operations (DevOps)
Google Cloud Platform
DevOps & Infrastructure
DevOps Engineering
Cloud Engineering
  • Bachelor's degree and/or Master's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • 15+ Years of strong hands-on experience in cloud platform engineering
  • 8+ years of hands-on experience on system engineering, Cloud DevOps and Cloud SRE
  • 5+ years of hands-on experience leading system design, architecture leveraging AWS or Azure services
  • 7+ years of demonstrable hands-on experience building and operating infrastructure as code (Iac). Comfortable with many flavors of Linux
  • 7+ year's of hands-on experience in building high-performance, highly-available and scalable distributed systems in the cloud
  • 5+ year's of hands-on experience in building and managing high-performance, highly-available and scalable Hybrid Cloud cloud environments
  • Excellent cross-group collaboration, outstanding verbal and written communication
  • Strong experience on Cloud DevOps tools and coding (CI/CD, IaaC, Terraform, Terragrunt, Terratest, Python, Cloud Formation, Ansible, GitHub, CircleCI, Jenkins and Infra Automation)
  • Self-service code development and end-to-end back cloud deployment automation for application stack
  • Provide a roadmap and vision for scalable and robust growth for your cloud infrastructure and platform services to enable achieving 99.999% availability
  • Strong technical analytical & design capability to understand common & shared platforms, web, & services API with underlying data to provide appropriate network, infrastructure recommendations
  • Strong working experience on Kubernetes, Docker, Linux and cloud services integrations
  • 100% accountable for the reliable, scalable and optimized cloud architecture, design and platform services
  • Serve as Cloud Engineering for Cloud infrastructure Architecture, Design and Deployment and maintenance for highly reliable and scalable applications
  • Solves complex technical problems in Public Clouds (AWS, Azure, GCP) and Private Cloud environment and improves Operational Excellence
  • Strong ability to dive deep to understand current cloud infra and systems architecture to provide strategic partnership and improvements on network usage, role management, CDN, domains and cloud infra security
  • Analyze complex distributed production deployments and recommend ways to optimize performance and/or automate processes by managing continuous integration servers, utilizing monitoring and testing tools
  • Identify opportunities to make disruptive improvements in cloud infrastructure usage, operations and services with high degree of systematic automation
  • Possess expert knowledge in performance (sub millisecond latencies), scalability, availability (99.999% uptime), enterprise architecture best practices
  • Exert technical influence over multiple teams, increasing their productivity and effectiveness by sharing your deep knowledge and experience
  • Strong problem-solving skills, analytical capabilities, and attention to details
  • Provide a roadmap and vision for scalable and robust growth for cloud infrastructure and platform services
  • Collaborate with custmers, stakeholders and lead engineers on key mission-critical projects