Chewy: Senior Full Stack Engineer, SEO
343 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110

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Our Opportunity:

Chewy is growing! Were looking for a Senior Full Stack Engineer to join our team at our Boston, MA office. With your technical expertise, you will manage project deadlines and deliverables. You will design, develop, test, deploy, maintain, and enhance software solutions. You will delight in learning new technologies and share your enthusiasm with teammates. At Chewy, you will specialize in building web applications that scale to millions of users, providing the best possible customer experience. You will manage projects across multiple stakeholders as a subject matter expert.

What you'll do:

  • Design and implement new features in Chewys products based on both technical and business requirements which have a direct impact on the companies success.
  • Write client-side and server-side code for web-based applications, creating fast, easy-to-use, high-volume production applications
  • Support diverse client platforms, from high-powered desktop computers to small-footprint mobile devices.
  • Interact with multiple application services to access and store information in a comprehensive e-commerce ecosystem
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with development, systems support, release, development operations and architecture teams
  • Code review and work with other developers on best practices for UI development and follow the latest advancements in front-end, back-end technologies and techniques
  • Integrate the latest best practices and technologies across UI and server environments using technical expertise, judgment, maturity, and experience which promote the best interests of Chewy.

What you'll need:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience.
  • 5+ years of working experience with client-side web technologies (e.g. HTML, CSS, JavaScript, etc.) and server-side technologies (Java.)
  • Strong communication skills as well as experience with educating and working your peers.
  • Expert in creating customer experiences using HTML, JSTL, JSP, CSS, JavaScript, SASS which are responsive across desktop, tablets and mobile devices.
  • Experience with using JavaScript Frameworks that provide advanced architecture and design capabilities in development and deployment environments.
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices for the full software development life cycle including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals using object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem-solving, and complexity analysis
  • Work in an agile development environment (Scrum, Kanban, etc.)
  • A strong sense of responsibility and an obsession with quality. Committed to seeing tasks through and working with others is essential.
  • Common development tools such as webpack, mvn, gradle and related/similar tools such as gulp, grunt, npm, yarn.
  • Expertise in debugging/testing and troubleshooting issues across multiple browsers and devices.

Bonus:

  • Test automation experience (selenium, webdriver, mocha, jasmine, etc) is a big plus.
  • Experience with one or more general purpose programming languages including, but not limited to, Java, Kotlin, C#, Swift, JavaScript, or TypeScript.
  • Experience with Vue.js , React, or other reactive frameworks.
  • Interest and ability to learn other languages/frameworks as needed.
  • Data-informed product development: analytics, A/B testing, etc.
  • Experience with modern version control systems (Git, Mercurial, etc.)
  • Background in e-commerce.
  • Position may require travel.
Full-time

Why We Work Here

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.