Chewy: Release Engineer
343 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110

Employee Testimonials


Our Opportunity:

Chewy is looking for an experienced Release Engineer for our Boston, MA office. The Release Engineering team at Chewy owns the tools and processes that enable our 30+ application teams to develop, test, and deploy code in a fast-paced software development environment. The ideal candidate has experience working in an Agile team environment, following DevOps principles, and has a desire to automate as much as possible

What you'll do:

  • Work with the RE team to build a deployment (CI/CD) pipeline that allows teams to rapidly deliver software
  • Integrate customizations into third-party tools including GitHub, Jenkins, CircleCI, Gradle, Ansible, Terraform, and Artifactory
  • Support RE-owned tools and processes across engineering
  • Educate and champion Release Engineering best-practices across Engineering

What you'll need:

  • 3+ years experience in a Release Engineering team or function
  • Expertise with related tools: GitHub, Jenkins, Circle CI, Gradle, Ansible, Terraform, Artifactory
  • AWS experience, especially automating software deployments
  • Hands-on experience with Bash and Python scripting
  • Great communication skills to all levels of audience
  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience packaging applications with Docker
  • Position may require some travel


  • Experience with monitoring/logging with DataDog/Splunk or similar
  • Strong understanding of REST API web applications
  • Medium to large-scale eCommerce experience
  • Agile team experience

Employee Testimonials

Bill Poitras
Software Engineer

It’s amazing working with such a diverse group of talented people at Chewy! I really love the culture of fun, collaboration, hard work, and innovation that I’ve seen throughout the company. I especially am impressed the lengths our company strives to wow our customers. I’ve witnessed first-hand how our customer service representatives not only encourage the passion of pet parents, but share their own. I’m grateful for the opportunity to learn so much new technology and the world of e-commerce.

Becca Litwack
Affiliate Marketing Manager

The environment at Chewy is energizing and there is a strong sense of purpose. Our focused attention to the customer leads to great enthusiasm for the work we get to do. There is real comradery on the teams as well – our team frequently lunches together which lends to a friendly work environment, collaboration, and innovation. Having dogs in the office doesn’t hurt either!

Shantesh Kanekar
Director of Software Engineering

The company known for best in class Customer Service knows how to keep its internal customers (our team members) happy, too. There is a positive energy and vibe the moment you set foot in the office. The workforce at Chewy is a vibrant mix of diversity in all aspects but one thing that is common is the shared belief of being the best in class at whatever job function one is in.

Chris Foley
Senior Software Development Manager

Working at Chewy is fast-paced, challenging, and very fulfilling. Each person here has the opportunity to have a profound effect on how we wow both our internal and external customers. We place a very high value on customer service here at Chewy and regardless of what you are working on, the customer satisfaction is always going to be #1. By everyone working towards the same common goal, teamwork organically happens in everything we do.