: Senior Front End Engineer, Cart & Checkout

Our Opportunity:

Chewy is looking for a Senior Front-End Engineer, Cart & Checkout to join our Purchase, Order, Autoship (POA) Team based in Boston, MA. The ideal candidate has experience with JavaScript frameworks/libraries, HTML, CSS and React. Ideally, youve lead projects and have experience with system design and architecture.

The Cart & Checkout team is responsible for the customer journey from adding products to their cart through the life-cycle of operations leading to a successful order being placed. The teams goal is to create a friction-less customer experience as we build, learn, and iterate on our core and scaling capabilities. Long story short: Cart & Checkout is one of Chewys most vital lines of business.

You will be joining a tight knit team that is looking to grow aggressively over the next 12-24 months. You will get the chance to define Front-End Architecture at a scale rarely seen. If having your voice heard while making an impact for one of the fastest growing eCommerce companies in history sounds interesting, this opportunity is for you! 

What You'll Do:

  • Creating new Front-End architecture for a unified platform across all customer devices
  • Design and build new feature and capabilities on our customer facing POA across Cart & Checkout.
  • Refine our JavaScript frameworks and standards for all of POA.
  • Participate in technical decisions and collaborate in an agile environment
  • Review code, implementations and give meaningful feedback that helps others build better solutions.
  • Establish strong working relationships at all organizational levels and across functional teams

What You'll Need:

  • 8+ years of experience in Software Development as a Front-End Engineer
  • Fluency in JavaScript and customer facing technologies (CSS, HTML)
  • Experience with JavaScript frameworks such as Vue.js and React as well as experience with Node.js
  • Candidate must possess a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience


  • Experience in eCommerce
  • Experience with AWS

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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.