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Company: Zulily
Location: Seattle, WA
Career Level: Director
Industries: Retail, Wholesale, Apparel

Description

As Principal Engineer, Data & Machine Learning you will lead the architecture, design and implementation of the platform capabilities that massively scale the impact of our applied science and machine learning efforts – from the creation of “surprise and delight” personalization experiences for our customers to ensuring cost-effective and on-time delivery through our supply chain and fulfillment centers.

We expect this role to be our most senior engineering contributor, fully immersed in the art of the possible. You will provide technical coaching and mentorship to our engineers and applied scientists, and work closely with Product Management, Machine Learning Engineering and Data Science leaders to define, refine, and drive delivery, facilitate and own technical decisions, and deploy stable and secure code into production.

Job Description Details

zulily is always looking for great engineering talent, and our Data & Machine Learning team is looking for you. As Principal Engineer, Data & Machine Learning you will lead the architecture, design and implementation of the platform capabilities that massively scale the impact of our applied science and machine learning efforts – from the creation of “surprise and delight” personalization experiences for our customers to ensuring cost-effective and on-time delivery through our supply chain and fulfillment centers.

The team is currently working on exciting projects such as: extending our machine learning platform to support multiple machine learning frameworks and our own proprietary algorithms, integrating and extending our experimentation platform to enable dynamic learning feedback and contextual bandit optimization, developing an entity understanding and metrics framework to provide a fabric of reusable features for machine learning and doubling down on our marketing technology efforts.

The Data & Machine Learning team is highly visible within the company, at the front line of many of our customers' experience. We expect this role to be our most senior engineering contributor, fully immersed in the art of the possible.  You will provide technical coaching and mentorship to our engineers and applied scientists, and work closely with Product Management, Machine Learning Engineering and Data Science leaders to define, refine, and drive delivery, facilitate and own technical decisions, and deploy stable and secure code into production.

Experience we're looking for:

  • 10+ years of software development and design experience with strong emphasis on Java and Python technologies
  • Current experience and demonstrable track record of delivering applied machine learning or data science capabilities in consumer-facing applications
  • You have independently designed and built complex, highly scalable, highly reliable data pipelines, using Spark, Parquet, Hive, Presto, and Airflow, and delivered machine learning applications on top of them
  • An advanced working knowledge of a Cloud platform, such as AWS or Google Cloud
  • You have experience with ‘Lambda' architectures elegantly integrating real-time and batch mode compute and services loads and a deep understanding of the concepts behind distributed storage and computation, in both streaming and batch processing systems
  • Experience performance tuning and troubleshooting complex distributed systems
  • Experience running and maintaining services in 24x7 production environment
  • A passion and demonstrated aptitude for learning, evaluation and appropriately making technology selections from among established and bleeding-edge technologies
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to influence others around you towards the business's goals
  • Ability to quickly pivot and act with agility as dictated by the needs of the business
  • A strong sense of enjoyment, pride and ownership in work that is well done
  • BS or MS in Computer Science or a related technical discipline

About Zulily, LLC

Zulily, LLC, is a retailer obsessed with bringing its customers special finds every day—all at incredible prices. zulily features an always-fresh curated collection for the whole family, including clothing, home decor, toys, gifts and more. Unique products from up-and-coming brands are featured alongside favorites

from top brands, giving customers something new to discover each morning. zulily was launched in 2010 and is headquartered in Seattle with offices in Nevada, Ohio and Pennsylvania. For more information visit www.zulily.com. zulily, LLC, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, RTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, Zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop -- beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores -- and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com.

EEO

As an equal opportunity employer, Qurate Retail Group is committed to a diverse workforce and is also committed to a barrier-free employment process. In order to ensure reasonable accommodations for individuals pursuant to applicable law, individuals that require accommodation in the job application process for a posted position may contact us at CareersUS@QVC.com for assistance

About Zulily, LLC

Zulily, LLC, is a retailer obsessed with bringing its customers special finds every day—all at incredible prices. zulily features an always-fresh curated collection for the whole family, including clothing, home decor, toys, gifts and more. Unique products from up-and-coming brands are featured alongside favorites

from top brands, giving customers something new to discover each morning. zulily was launched in 2010 and is headquartered in Seattle with offices in Nevada, Ohio and Pennsylvania. For more information visit www.zulily.com. zulily, LLC, is a wholly owned subsidiary of Qurate Retail, Inc. (NASDAQ: QRTEA, RTEB), which includes QVC, HSN, Zulily and the Cornerstone brands (collectively, “Qurate Retail Group”), as well as other minority investments. Qurate Retail Group believes in a third way to shop -- beyond transactional ecommerce or traditional brick-and-mortar stores -- and is #1 in video commerce, #3 in ecommerce in North America and #3 in mobile commerce in the U.S. (according to Internet Retailer). For more information, visit www.qurateretailgroup.com.

EEO

As an equal opportunity employer, Qurate Retail Group is committed to a diverse workforce and is also committed to a barrier-free employment process. In order to ensure reasonable accommodations for individuals pursuant to applicable law, individuals that require accommodation in the job application process for a posted position may contact us at CareersUS@QVC.com for assistance.

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