Machine Learning Engineer

Machine Learning Engineer

Company Description

Wish is a mobile e-commerce platform that flips traditional shopping on its head. We connect hundreds of millions of people with the widest selection of delightful, surprising, and—most importantly—affordable products delivered directly to their doors. Each day on Wish, millions of customers in more than 160 countries around the world discover new products. For our over 1 million merchant partners, anyone with a good idea and a mobile phone can instantly tap into a global market.

We're fueled by creating unique products and experiences that give people access to a new type of commerce, where all are welcome. If you’ve been searching for a supportive environment to chase your curiosity and use data to investigate the questions that matter most to you, this is the place.



Job Description

The Data & Relevancy team is responsible for Search, Recommendation and Advertising at Wish. We build end-to-end AI systems, core microservices, and infrastructures by leveraging cutting-edge technologies to impact millions of users with personalized shopping experiences everyday.

We are looking for an outstanding machine learning engineer to join our team! The role will provide an opportunity to work on large scale machine learning to improve our Search, Recommendation and Advertising experience at Wish.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Design, research and develop state-of-the-art machine learning models and algorithms to deeply understand our products and users.

  • Build highly scalable and available AI systems, microservices and infrastructures to improve our search, recommendation and advertising experience.

  • Work and collaborate with software engineers, data scientists, and product managers in crafting and implementing your data-driven solutions end to end.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field.

  • 1+ years of industry experience in software engineering and applied machine learning related domain.

  • Solid programming skills with proven experience designing, developing and delivering advanced AI/ML and engineering systems.

  • Passionate, great communication skills, strong ownership, self-motivated, and inventive.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or PhD in artificial intelligence, machine learning, natural language processing or computer vision.

  • Experience with big data platforms and building large scale distributed systems.

  • Publications in top tier conferences, such as ACL, EMNLP, ICLR, NeurIPS, KDD, AAAI, CVPR, etc.

  • Experience with natural language understanding, search engine, recommender system, advertising, knowledge graph, etc.

Here at Wish, you are joining a team and company at a time of growth and transformation. You will love being surrounded by people who are as passionate as you are about e-commerce, technology, and a data-driven culture. Even if you don't meet 100% of the above, we encourage you to still apply!

Additional Information

Wish values diversity and is committed to creating an inclusive work environment. We provide equal employment opportunities for all applicants and employees. We do not discriminate based on any legally-protected class or characteristic. Employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business needs. If you need assistance or accommodation due to a disability, please let your recruiter know. For job positions in San Francisco, CA, and other locations where required, we will consider employment for qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.

Individuals applying for positions at Wish, including California residents, can see our privacy policy here.


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