Director of Search Retrieval
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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

Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Desired Skills
Data Science
Data Engineering
Data Science
Data & Analytics
  • 10+ years experience working with large-scale, complex datasets to create and optimize machine learning models
  • 3+ years management experience
  • Master's degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, or related science majors, Ph.D. strongly preferred
  • Track record of diving into data to discover hidden patterns and solving problems with data science
  • Fast paced self-learner with proven record of launching successful features and improving business metrics
  • Understand production environment, continuous build, monitoring and alerting and able to dive deep to debug and resolve usual production issues
  • Practical understanding and hands-on experience with supervised learning methods (linear and logistic regression, generalized linear models, decision trees, random forests, support vector machines, neural networks / deep learning, etc.) and unsupervised learning methods (K-means, hierarchical clustering)
  • Define the long term strategy and vision of the Search platform and oversee the design in conjunction with the engineering team
  • Recruit and coach individual contributors and managers across the search org and develop that talent to create a world class engineering team
  • Manage and execute against project plans and deliver commitments
  • Work closely with the senior management team to ensure that development plans, resources, and strategies are coordinated across all departments in a cohesive and collaborative fashion
  • Lead your team to develop new Machine Learning models and features, applying rigorous offline and online testing methodology
  • Be responsible for the production system running those models
  • Work with the team to mine data from logs to gain insights from customer behavior