Staff Back-end Engineer
Observability Engineering
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Coupang

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

$3.4B

Founded

2010

Headquarters

Songpa-gu, South Korea

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

9%

1 year growth

15%

2 year growth

32%
Locations
Mountain View, CA, USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Bash
Kubernetes
Python
Ruby
Docker
Development Operations (DevOps)
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
Software Engineering
Requirements
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical field
  • Strong experience in implementing and managing observability solutions in large-scale, complex environments
  • Deep knowledge of monitoring, alerting, and logging systems and tools
  • Familiarity with distributed tracing technologies
  • Experience with cloud-based infrastructure
  • Strong understanding of DevOps and SRE practices
  • Proficiency in scripting languages, such as Python, Bash, or Ruby
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical skills
  • A proven track record of leading and delivering successful observability projects and initiatives
Responsibilities
  • Design, implement, and maintain observability solutions such as monitoring, alerting, logging, and tracing across various platforms, applications, and infrastructure
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to identify and define observability requirements
  • Develop and implement best practices for creating and maintaining effective monitoring, alerting, and telemetry systems
  • Evaluate and recommend industry-leading observability tools and technologies
  • Define and track key performance indicators (KPIs) and service-level objectives (SLOs)
  • Assist in the troubleshooting and resolution of complex incidents and problems
  • Provide guidance and mentorship to other engineers on observability principles, practices, and tools
  • Conduct ongoing evaluations of observability systems and identify opportunities for improvements and optimizations
  • Drive the standardization and simplification of observability processes, tools, and frameworks across the organization
  • Contribute to the development of training materials, documentation, and runbooks for observability systems and practices
Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with containerization and orchestration technologies, such as Docker and Kubernetes
  • Familiarity with application performance management (APM) tools
  • Professional certifications in cloud platforms, monitoring tools, or related technologies