AliExpress is Alibaba Group’s (NYSE:BABA) global business to consumer (B2C) division. With more than 200 million page views per day, AliExpress.com is the third most popular e-commerce site globally, and TOP 3 system in Alibaba Group in terms of scale and complexity. AliExpress mobile application ranks the first in shopping category in more than 50 countries and is still growing rapidly.
AliExpress Engineering Division is responsible for building the entire system serving AliExpress’ global consumers, merchants, affiliates, operators, customer service associates and 3rd party developers. AliExpress collaborates with infrastructure providers, logistics suppliers, payment systems, and machine translation providers in 50+ countries. Engineering teams have built services, Web applications, and mobile APPs on top of global infrastructures, managing globally distributed and high available softer services with thousands of transactions per second. We have taken on complex and difficult business challenges such as global inventory management, automated customer service robot, crowding sourcing translations, automated catalog quality control, etc.