Staff/Senior Software Engineer - Search (ML&NLP)

Taipei, Taiwan /
Engineering – Software Engineering /
Full-time
ABOUT US

ShopBack : Better Shopping, Every Day.

The ShopBack Group is Asia-Pacific’s leading shopping and rewards platform, serving over 30 million shoppers across ten markets. Growing from a team of six back in 2014 to over seven hundred today, ShopBackers across the region come together with a singular mission: to make shopping rewarding, delightful, and accessible for all.

Joining forces with leading buy now, pay later (BNPL) player hoolah and with the launch of ShopBack Pay, the Group now offers shoppers a responsible and convenient payment option at checkout.

More than half a billion shopping trips start with ShopBack each year. The Group powers over US$3.5 billion in annual sales for over 10,000 online and in-store merchant partners, across categories ranging from fashion, beauty, F&B, electronics, travel and more. If you are passionate about building and scaling up businesses in this fast-growing landscape, come and join our growing ShopBack team!

BUILD THE SMARTER WAY TO SHOP

ShopBack is a rapidly growing digital loyalty and discovery platform, with a clear mission to create a world of Smarter Shoppers. We are a passionate team that wants to drive innovation and build a product that we love and are all proud of! At ShopBack, our engineering teams build scalable platforms and utilize leading-edge technologies to build a world-class product. You will join a diverse and talented team of aspiring engineers with great ambitions to impact the eCommerce landscape. We are seeking team members who strive to solve the hard problems, take pride in delivering world-class products and are strong team players.

A ShopBack Engineer empowers our merchants and customers and elevates their shopping experience. Your work has a direct impact on millions of shoppers in 9 markets and we’re looking to expand our team as we scale even further. If you are inspired to take up new challenges then come and be part of our growing ShopBack team.

Check out our engineering blog: https://medium.com/shopback-engineering


[Responsibilities]

    • Develop ML and NLP features in our search products, including product classification,  search engine ranking, product recommendation, price comparison and etc.  
    • Build a great product that impacts consumer online behavior - we’re proud that our product is changing the way people shop online
    • Able to work in a dynamic and diverse engineering culture - every day, we learn from each other, brainstorm and execute ideas.
    • Interest in exploring and learning the latest technologies in the industry.
    • Code with the ability to scale with large data set
    • Drive continuous improvement in the efficiency and flexibility of the platform and services 

[Requirements]

    • Familiar with search engine(elastic search or solr). Understand how to improve search recall and precision.
    • Experience in massive data processing platform (hadoop, spark)
    • 3- 5 years experience in internet industry(familiar with networking protocol, distributed and high availability system).
    • Passion for software development and committed to delivering outstanding work 
    • Familiar with Linux operating system.
    • Strong programming skill in Java, python or PHP.