Job Summary

$7,857 - $13,571 SGD / Monthly EST

Job Type


Years of Experience
At least 6 years

Tech Stacks
Rest API

Job Description

Backend Engineer is one of the key roles in the Coupang Play product organization. This role works closely with product designer, product manager, mobile, and quality engineering team to collaboratively produce awesome user experience. Experience in high availability distributed systems is essential, this role will design and develop the system that serves million customers every day.

What You Will Do
  • Develop, support, and improve key backend systems of the Coupang Play with high availability and scalability
  • Build RESTful APIs with proper documentation and tests
  • Building modular, testable code and libraries for future use
  • Optimization of the application for maximum speed & performance
  • Formulate scalable technical solutions to satisfy product requirements from Product Owner
  • Implementation of security and data protection
  • Occasionally work on front-end code with HTML5, CSS, JavaScript if necessary

Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree and 6+ years experience in server application and system engineering using modern language
  • Expert with one or more of the following programming languages for back-end engineering: Go, Java, JavaScript, Node.js
  • Proficient with modern cloud computing such as AWS or GCP
  • Ability to work in an Agile environment at scale
  • Independent and self-driven
  • Experience with issue and bug ticketing systems; Zendesk, JIRA, GitHub

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in streaming media from an engineering perspective
  • Ability to work with iOS and Android developers to properly integrate and troubleshoot issues with mobile app to API integration
  • Startup mindset and experience in startup companies
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to speak and write in English fluently

Recruitment Process
  • Application Review - Phone Interview - Onsite (or Virtual Onsite) Interview – Offer
  • The exact nature of the recruitment process may vary according to the specific job and may be changed due to scheduling or other circumstances.
  • Interview schedules and the results will be informed to the applicant via the e-mail address submitted at the application stage.

Things to Consider
  • This job posting may be closed prior to the stated end date for application if all openings are filled.
  • Coupang has the right to rescind an offer of employment if a candidate is found to have submitted false information as part of the application process.
  • Coupang does not discriminate against disabled applicants or those with veteran status. We are proud to offer equal opportunities for all applicants.

Privacy Notice
  • Your personal information will be collected and managed by Coupang as stated in the Application Privacy Notice located below.
  • https://rocketyourcareer.kr.coupang.com/privacy-policy (Korea)
  • https://rocketyourcareer.usa.coupang.com/privacy-policy (U.S.)
  • https://rocketyourcareer.cn.coupang.com/privacy-policy (China)

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