Full-Time

Senior Staff Backend Engineer

Corner Stone team, Tech Infra

Posted on 5/21/2024

Coupang

Coupang

5,001-10,000 employees

E-commerce platform with advanced logistics technology

Consumer Goods

Compensation Overview

$159,000 - $324,000Annually

+ Bonuses + Equity

Senior

Seattle, WA, USA

Required Skills
SQL
Apache Kafka
Java
AWS
Elasticsearch
Development Operations (DevOps)
Cassandra
Requirements
  • 10+ years of software development experience
  • Solid software development background in large scale, mission critical systems
  • Programming with objective oriented language like Java, understand Go language is a plus
  • Solid experience on AWS cloud services
  • Has strong leadership to lead several SDE to complete project E2E
  • Deal with ambiguity and complete the project with an ambiguous business goal
  • Experience with various types of databases (Relational, No-SQL, BigTable, KeyValue)
  • Experience with distributed systems like Kafka, Cassandra, HBase, ElasticSearch, etc.
  • Experience with workflow engine, prefer Temploral
  • Familiar with performance monitoring, DevOps and SRE concepts
  • BS in Computer Science, EE, or other engineering fields. MS preferred
  • Strong verbal and written English
Responsibilities
  • Architect and design storage subsystem for mission critical services with extremely high availability.
  • Design software solutions such as storage/database SDKs and custom libraries to solve complex business problems.
  • Collaborate with and influence various teams and organizations across the company on design principles of large-scale storage systems.
  • Organize and drive architecture and design review on database/storage subsystems.
  • Explore and recommend technologies to solve storage/database reliability and scalability problems in various business domains.
  • Help develop Storage Platform’s roadmap and strategy.
  • Be hands-on and lead the development of next generation in-house storage solution.
  • Provide technical leadership and mentorship to other engineers on the team.

Coupang's main product leverages advanced e-commerce and logistics technologies to enhance the shopping and dining experience, with a focus on customer convenience. The company is dedicated to simplifying daily life through innovative technology solutions.

Company Stage

Series C

Total Funding

$3.4B

Headquarters

Songpa-gu, South Korea

Founded

2010

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

12%

1 year growth

20%

2 year growth

38%