Souq.com is the largest e-commerce site in the Arab world. Every month, Souq.com attracts more than 41 million visits to its catalogue of more than 8.5 million unique products in 35 different categories, including consumer electronics, household goods, fashion, watches, perfumes, toys, and baby products.
Established in 2005, Souq.com today operates both as an award-winning retail business and an online marketplace that allows SMEs, merchants, brands and distributors to distribute their products online.
With more than 4,000 employees, We have offices and local operations in UAE, Egypt, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and leading Product and Engineering centers in Jordan and India, offering a unique opportunity to join the leading player in an ever growing and exciting industry.
In May 2017, Souq.com had been acquired by Amazon, and we launched UAE in MENA as first marketplace. KSA and EGY launchare planned for next year 2020. This is one of a unique acquisition where Amazon will be migrating existing Souq s data to Amazon systems and won t start from scratch. From Data Engineering perspective , we will be moving Souq s existing data layer to Amazon stack in order to support all analytical reporting built on using the two systems. We will be setting up the integration cluster along with Data Marts to achieve this, to support all business units across organization. Interested candidates to take ownership of this project and want to be part of this exciting journey of moving Souq stack to Amazon stack are welcome.