Senior Staff Back-end Engineer



5,001-10,000 employees

South Korean e-commerce platform disrupting traditional commerce

Consumer Goods

$195,000 - $244,000

Senior, Expert

Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
Digital Ocean
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
  • BS or advanced degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Information Systems or related technical field
  • 10+ years of experience in designing, developing and maintaining large-scale software infrastructures
  • Solid (AWS) cloud background on both software development and operations
  • Expertise in distributed systems and computing frameworks like Kafka, Spark, etc.
  • Team player and fast learner with the ability to quickly triage and troubleshoot complex problems
  • Strong ownership and be passionate about applying new technologies to real products
  • Architect and build Coupang's Messaging, Notification and Streaming platform
  • Write durable code with the ability to process tera-bytes and peta-bytes each day
  • Keep improving platform stability, performance, and achieving 99.99% to 99.999% availability with smooth operations
  • Work closely with Coupang internal and external Customers and wow them with our cutting-edging products

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.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding



Songpa-gu, South Korea



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth