Career

We're hiring! The following positions are open in offices of United States (Houston, Texas), Hong Kong, and China (Hangzhou, Zhejiang). If you are interested in one of them, please email us at career@bridgat.com with your updated resume, cover letter, and the position you are seeking.

TECHNICAL DEPARTMENT
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Front-End Architect - eCommerce

Essential Job Functions

Define front-end architecture and coding standards that suit Bridgat.com and skill set of current team members.

  • Lead the web application development, including appropriate unit and integrations tests.
  • Review and translate graphic and aesthetic consultation provided by UED team/graphic designer into functional user interfaces, constantly maintaining cross-browser compatibility, and minimizing downtime.
  • Monitor other developers’ progress and review delivered work, decide final release.
  • Report to management on project progress and potential risks on a frequent basis.
  • Introduce to the management and the team ideas on better user interface, software architecture or new technologies.
  • Build a competent and evolving team by nurturing and mentoring other developers.

Required Skills

  • Time-tested competence in front-end development, applying tools such as Object-Oriented JavaScript, various JavaScript libraries and frameworks (jQuery, Angular, etc.), HTML and CSS.
  • Amply familiarized with software engineering principles, frameworks and technologies including: TDD in JS, browser-based testing, front-end performance assessment and adjusting.
  • Efficiency and effectiveness in getting ideas across.
  • Self-managing natural leader and team player that grows along with teammates in an ever evolving e-commerce landscape.

Desired Skills

  • Experience with cross-border online retail solution.
  • Experience with multiple-vendor e-commerce solution.

 

Application Architect - eCommerce

Essential Job Functions

  • Design, develop, and keep multiple-vendor e-commerce web applications run smoothly.
  • Test applications within work units ensuring full elimination of bugs.
  • Document bug fixes and share results with QA team.
  • Fulfill and deliver all changes via production deployment.
  • Review code of team members as part of team contribution.

Required Skills

  • Mastery in PHP and 5 years of practical experience.
  • Strong command of coding language including HTML5, CSS, Javascript.
  • Must be well versed in Javascript frameworks including Backbone, JQuery, Require.
  • Must be capable of reflecting changes on the application design based on graphics provided by designers.
  • Experienced in designing interactive end user interface.
  • Good communication skills.

Desired Skills

  • Work experience with large eCommerce market is preferred.
  • Well trained in data structures and algorithms.
  • Academically acclaimed Computer Science background.

 

Data Architect - eCommerce

Essential Job Functions

  • Design and implement website data analysis and data mining platform.
  • Architect and implement the website distributed data mining platform.
  • Develop and optimize data mining algorithm under the platform of Hadoop cluster.
  • Lead the team through data mining projects.

Required Skills

  • Experience in data warehouse development and modeling.
  • Ability in data analysis and architecture of data mining system.
  • Strong coding and learning ability.
  • Vast experience in Hadoop, Hive and other open-source mass data processing tools.
  • Ability to plan implement, and deliver results independently.
  • Experience in being a team leader.
  • Initiative, curiosity and communicational skills.

 

System Architect

Essential Job Functions

  • Take charge of the technology direction and architecture of the website and platform.
  • Make relevant work schedule and achieve the working objectives.
  • Develop high-concurrency, scalable and distributed ground framework and architecture to meet the needs of internet application.
  • Design, code-development, maintenance and adjustment of general-purpose modules and system services of the ground system.

Required Skills

  • 5 years of experience with software and website development; 2 years of experience with website architecture or relevant work;
  • Have experience with design and architecture of website (over 1 million PV/day);
  • Broad-minded; know well about leading open source frameworks and have deep understanding of their merits and demerits;
  • Good knowledge of Linux and proficiency in JAVA or C/C++; know well at least one scripting language;
  • Know well about the distributed website architecture.

Desired Skills

  • Have been a member and contributor in a open source project, please add its address to your resume;
  • Know well how to adjust and optimize JVM
  • Have experience in socket programming in high-concurrency server side;
  • Have experience in distributed computing, Map or Reduce;
  • Have experience in e-commerce architecture like B2B and B2C;
  • Have experience in ground development under the platform of Linux.

 

Senior JAVA Engineer

Essential Job Functions

  • Requirements analysis, design and development of the large-scale internet application of our key e-commerce transaction platform;
  • Design in detail the architecture of leading products, take part in the programming work of kernel module;
  • Take charge of the function test, integration test, performance test, deployment and other processes in late-stage development;
  • Guide a team to develop products and modules and be responsible for their quality;
  • Compile documents under the guidance of software requirements specifications.

Required Skills

  • 3 years experience in software development, experience in designing or taking part in large-scale internet application architecture is preferred;
  • Expertise in JAVA; know well about J2EE architecture; proficiency in ejb, struts, hibemate, velocity and other frameworks;
  • Good knowledge of Jboss, Tomcat, Apache, Nginx and other web application servers and proficiency in Linux; experience in application server performance optimization is preferred;
  • Experience in Oracle and optimization is preferred;
  • Experience in large-scale online transaction system or bank development is desired;
  • Bachelor’s degree in computer or relevant majors.

 

Data Mining Specialist

Essential Job Functions

  • Cooperate with engineering and development department, develop online DM algorithm relying on the mass data from DHgdined to provide smart data for various applications and analysis work;
  • Cooperate with software engineer, research and develop the DM system to meet the needs of users. Set up an objective statistical model and evaluate the effectiveness of algorithm;
  • Research and develop DM solutions (using general tools or developing new algorithm) to resolve business issues;
  • Support the DM analysis and solutions;
  • Do specific statistic and DM analysis;
  • Present analysis results to commercial department.

Required Skills

  • Doctoral degree in DM, machine learning, pattern recognition, natural language processing, statistic, operational research and other relevant majors;
  • Master’s degree; 3 years experience in application DM work or research (relevant experience with DM for master degree is included);
  • Bachelor’s degree; 5 years experience in application DM work or research
  • Deep understanding of DM algorithm, like decision trees, collaborative filtering, association rules, clustering, regression, and nave bayes;
  • Know well about database modeling and DW, proficiency in SQL;
  • Be creative, ability to find, analyze and resolve problems;
  • Excellent in Java or C++, experience in Hadoop or other relevant work;
  • Good communication, verbal and written;
  • Ability to read English documents and literature.

 

PHP Senior Engineer

Essential Job Functions

  • Lead team to design and develop scalable and service-oriented application system;
  • Assist architect with business system architecture and train Junior engineers do complete development work;
  • Make development plan and implement it;
  • Good in document writing, including DBD documents, system architecture documents and data interface documents; have clear annotation;
  • Know well about heterogeneous platform of PHP and Java, and the advantages of different platforms;
  • Meet the technological needs of several departments; excellent ability abstract thinking, architecture analyzing and design; positive participation in the designing work at the early stage.

Required Skills

  • Team player attitude, strong sense of responsibility, ability to lead a team to complete the overall work;
  • 3~5 years experience with PHP development, expertise in PHP language and front-end technology; ability to drive and provide technological support for the overall development cycle and each link;
  • Expertise in at least one language (php/js/python); experience in projects development (more than one); know well about main design models and frames, find their deficiencies and do the frame architecture and performance optimization work;
  • Good knowledge of e-commerce application system and abstract business logic; develop business system in coordination with business needs;
  • Operations command, application system deployment, operation and maintenance of LINUX operating system;
  • Understanding of internet new technology and its development direction.

Desired Skills

  • CRM products, e-Commerce ERP system development;
  • High concurrency and mass data processing;
  • Systematic architecture design;
  • Team leader.

 

PHP Engineer

Essential Job Functions

  • Project frame design, system analysis, process control, docking and other relevant work;
  • Do function development and optimization against project needs independently or in group;
  • Ability to write code with clear structure, normative name, good logic and low redundancy rate;
  • Develop application module in coordination with schedule of project development and task allocation;
  • Continuously improve project functions;
  • Write kernel code.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in computer; 3 years experience with PHP development;
  • Have experience in MySQL index optimization, query optimization, storage optimization, PHP caching techniques and static technology; have the thoughts of optimized development; ensure the project can bear heavy visiting pressure;
  • Expertise in PHP/MySQL development, memcached, squid and sphinx;
  • Be familiar with MVC development, know parts of PHP open-source frame;
  • Know well about Javascript language, HTML language, HTTP and internet criteria; expertise in XHTML, CSS, DIV and other technologies;
  • Work experience in high-concurrency website and leading internet company preferred;
  • Ability to analyze open-source architecture code;
  • Have the courage to bring forth new ideas, know well about UE;
  • Strong sense of responsibility, good communication skills, team player attitude, stress tolerance.

 

PHP Development Engineer

Essential Job Functions

  • The product demand analysis, specific system design and programming;
  • Develop software and write documents under the guidance of software requirements specifications.

Required Skills

  • Associate's degree or above in computer or relevant majors;
  • 1 year experience with development work;
  • Expertise in PHP and MySQL design and development; proficiency in Smatly, JQuery and other web technologies;
  • Ability to write code with clear structure, normative name, good logic and low redundancy rate;
  • Experience in C language;
  • Ability to analyze open-source code.

 

System Manager

Essential Job Functions

  • Ensure the company's network, computers and other equipments function well;
  • Provide real-time monitoring of the operation and communication flow of network, discover and solve exceptional situations in time;
  • Optimize the existing network and equipments to ensure the best utilization of resources;
  • Prevent and make alternative management to deal with network failures;
  • Daily maintenance, management and record of IT equipments;
  • Deal with the computer and other equipments downtime during work;
  • Manage the existing servers and record user permission of every staff.

Required Skills

  • Associate's degree or above in computer or information management major; 3 years relevant work experience;
  • Take charge of the normal running of LAN and the installment, debugging, maintaining, updating of the server and other application systems;
  • Expertise in Windows AD management, configuration and management of all kinds of windows servers (router, switchboard, firewall, wireless router/wireless AP); have experience with network management and system management; ability to resolve common system and network failures and safety problems; know well about VLAN network management;
  • Know well about VPN, proficiency in configuring and maintaining the VPN based on Cisco router;
  • Know well about the operation and maintenance of servers; ability to deal with servers breakdown and make safety strategies of servers;
  • Expertise in maintenance and management of computer software, hardware and other equipments, and be able to resolve all kinds of soft/hardware breakdown;
  • Have CCNA certificate or be familiar with Linux;
  • Be honest, upright and responsible, good in communicating, learning, understanding and cooperating; ability to work independently and bear work stress.

 

WEB Front-end Development Engineer

Essential Job Functions

  • Develop strategic products, develop the code of page layers including the front-end page, and the interactive process and UE developments;
  • Develop software and write documents under the guidance of software requirements specifications;
  • Cooperate with other colleagues and complete development tasks on time under the quality guarantee.

Required Skills

  • 1 year experience in internet front-end design and development;
  • Expertise in JAVA and Web development; rich experience in front-end development (css, JavaScript, Ajax, html and others);
  • Development experience in UE and page interaction design;
  • Good in self-learning, communicating and cooperating;
  • Development experience in banking system and payment system is preferred.

 

Senior Data Analyst

Essential Job Functions

  • Decision analysis of large and new projects; support, supervise and report success and activities to reflect the project condition timely and accurately;
  • Set up monitoring model for project analysis and choose reasonable KPI;
  • Act as the bridge between BI and technology, collect the data source generating during the project monitoring;
  • Ephemeral data analysis of company’s strategic decision.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree or above in computer and statistics;
  • Know well about SQL language and statistical software, proficiency in Excel and PPT;
  • 3 years minimum experience with data analysis, know well about e-commerce;
  • Be sensitive to data, ability to resolve difficult problems and bear work stress;
  • Excellent communicating skills.

 

Online Product Manager

Essential Job Functions

  • Responsible for the online product planning and designing, write documents of product design, requirements analysis and function description;
  • Manage and track the process of product development, arrange the product test and training;
  • Manage the improvement of online products: Bug tracking, collecting suggestions, bring forward improvement plan, guide users how to use;
  • Collect data of products and analyze user behaviors;
  • Track and analyze relevant products in this industry.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree or above; 2 years experience with online product planning and designing; good in analyzing user needs and UE;
  • Strong sense of responsibility, good communicating and cooperating skills, strong executive force, patient and meticulous, stress tolerance;
  • Have experience with project management; ability to follow scientific method to ensure the completed as planned;
  • Strong perceptiveness and curiosity in online products and technology development home and abroad;
  • Work experience in B2B, B2C, C2C e-commerce websites and knowledge of business process of e-commerce is preferred.

 

Front-End PM

Essential Job Functions

  • Take charge of the planning and design of front end products;
  • Communicate with business department and put forward business solution and technical product demands in coordination with the business conditions and development target;
  • Write documents about the detailed needs of e-commerce related modules under the guidance of the overall plan;
  • Analyze documents according to business needs; check the demands of technology development results; support relevant work and training of business department;
  • Comply with the arrangement from superior.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree, MBA is preferred;
  • Work experience in B2B, B2C, C2C e-commerce websites and knowledge of business process of e-commerce (purchase, promotion, order processing) is preferred;
  • Major in industrial design, graphic design, AD design, computer or information management; have wok experience in product requirements analysis and planning or relevant work;
  • Sensitive to the trend of market development; creative;
  • Good communicating and organizing ability, project management experience;
  • Ability in logical thinking, summarizing, requirements analysis and business process design.
  • Quick-minded, out-going, responsible, positive, hardworking, cooperative.

 

UE Designer

Essential Job Functions

  • Take charge of the overall style of website; put forward innovative features and do research into the feature and interface user experience and user interaction in coordination with specific product concept;
  • Improve the teamwork skills in interaction design, UCD study and other UED professional skills;
  • Take charge of the planning, design and prototype testing to new products; have good knowledge of visual interface, website availability and performance;
  • Improve the design of existing products and optimize UE;
  • Analyze the usability and availability of products, including product survey, market demand analysis, user research, availability test, industry research and others;
  • Implement project and liaise with PM, interface designer and technology development team.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree or above;
  • 5 years work experience in online product UE and 2 years experience in team leader;
  • Familiarity with all kinds of online product UE analysis methods; know well about products, product process, UE and user needs;
  • Know well about online product design, manufacture concept, technology and development cycle; ability to plan website, design page model and complete relevant interaction design documents independently;
  • Have excellent analytical ability ; be able to do deep analysis to user behaviors and test results and provide high-quality research report;
  • Good writing and presenting ability, be able to present observation and research results; good communicating skills and team player attitude;
  • Experience with overseas e-commerce is preferred;
  • Industrial design, computer, psychology, graphic design, AD design or other relevant majors.

 

Java Engineer

Essential Job Functions

  • Web application development under the platform of Java/J2EE;
  • Do detailed design, coding and unit test to function models during the project of website optimization and upgrading;
  • Continuously improve and upgrade transaction platform, optimize product features, repair existing products deficiency.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree or above in computer or relevant major; 3 years software development experience;
  • Expertise in Java programming, proficiency in all kinds of J2EE modules or frameworks; experience in EJB3 program;
  • Experience in large-scale website and high-concurrency system development and design is preferred;
  • Good in communication and cooperation.

 

CONTENT DEPARTMENT

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Copy Writer / Copyblogger

Essential Job Functions

  • Publish Bridgat’s blogs, streamline the blogging process.
  • Proofread English writing used in the overall framework of the website, including catalogue, site map, policies, FAQ.
  • Train the team in current content marketing skills.
  • Study successful cases of content marketing and copywriting and adopt in relation to Bridgat promptly.
  • Create and revise promotional texts.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree or above.
  • Previous experience in e-commerce, marketing planning, advertising and blogging is desired.
  • 1 year minimum work experience.
  • Experience in online marketing.
  • Persuasive and engaging writing skills.
  • Ability to compose original texts and promotion plan independently.
  • Well acquainted with the world of eCommerce, with strong passion for online retailing.

 

Product Page Curator

Essential Job Functions

  • Edit, update, or translate product pages injected with human touch.
  • Generate categorical product specification templates for efficiency boost.
  • Submit general description of products in an efficient and accurate manner.
  • Collaborate with marketing team when special product pages are needed.
  • Work with technical department in debugging product pages.

Required Skills

  • Swift and intelligent online research skills aimed at enriching product information.
  • Experienced user, customer, or vendor of online market preferred.
  • Excellent logical thinking and analytic skills needed for spotting questionable information.
  • Gasp of common sense, basic knowledge on items under categories of fashion, jewelry, shoes, hats, hang bags and luggages, watches, toys, consumer electronics.
  • Familiarized with cross-border online retailing business.

 

Website Editor

Essential Job Functions

  • Update information on Bridgat BBS.
  • Engage BBS members and visitors with goal of bringing in site traffic in mind.
  • Recruit and train forum moderators and encourage active users.

Required Skills

  • Experience with BBS management.
  • Ability in topic planning.
  • Basic skills in HTML and Adobe Photoshop.
  • Strong writing skills to keep the conversation going.
  • Capability in settling disputes and guide arguments towards constructive ends.
  • Bachelor degree or above in international trade.

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE DEPARTMENT

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Customer Service Representative

Essential Job Functions

  • Handle buyer complaints and website usage difficulties via phone calls, live chat and emails.
  • Assist buyers in solving order and logistics related problems.
  • Arbitrate and settle disputes between buyers and sellers.
  • Collect business data and submit analytic reports.
  • Maintain business relations with website users (buyers and sellers) on a global scale.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor or above, business or economics majors preferred.
  • Flexible skills in communicating in English.
  • Able to perform under pressure.
  • Service oriented and empathy with clients.
  • Experience working with CRM and in call centers is desired.

 

MARKETING DEPARTMENT

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SEO Assistant

Essential Job Functions

  • Develop on-page and off-page optimization plan in coordination with the general SEO strategy.
  • Optimize the website with technical assistance with the company.
  • Build inbound links to enhance website ranking.
  • Sort offsite links, create executive plan of the offsite link building, submit statistic reports regularly.
  • Assist team members in website promotion.

Required Skills

  • Experience in link building from Wikipedia and other sources, blog posts and BBS.
  • Well versed in ranking rules of Google and other search engines.
  • Highly skilled at persuasive rhetorics.
  • Enduring passion for learning and quick adoption of new knowledge and skills.
  • Bachelor's degree or above, Literature, Computer Science or eCommerce background preferred.

 

SMO Assistant

Essential Job Functions

  • Execute SMO on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus, Pinterest, Youtube and more.
  • Work with Product Page Curators in promoting editorial selection items.
  • Interact with social media follower, especially existing customers with post purchase issues.
  • Contribute to overall marketing endeavor with new ideas and solid execution.

Required Skills

  • Proficiency in Facebook, Google Plus, Twitter, Pinterest, Youtube and other globally popular social media.
  • Insight of western consumer behaviors that is of great pragmatic value.
  • Team player and constantly sharing innovative ideas.

 

Graphic Designer

Essential Job Functions

  • Design overall website theme.
  • Design on-page and off-page advertising banners.
  • Convert design into CSS code for Front-End team to translate into functional pages.
  • Guide photography team in product image processing.

Required Skills

  • Background graphic and advertising design.
  • Specialized training in creative modern arts is a huge plus.
  • Good in both verbal and written communication.
  • Team player with decisiveness and independence in finalizing design works.
  • Constantly updated mentally leaning towards more gripping web design.