Chewy: Senior Software Engineer, CMS
343 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110

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Our Opportunity:

Chewy is hiring a Senior Software Engineer for our CMS Engineering Team. Our CMS engineering team is responsible for building internal tools and platforms that enables marketing and related departments to offer the best experience to our customers while providing the company efficiency and dynamic content driving capabilities. The CMS Engineering Team also works closely with various development teams to provide customer facing applications that focus on giving customers the best user experience possible. The expectations of the prospective candidate will be the design, development, testing, implementation, and support of applications and related integrations. In this role, the ideal candidate will engage in iterative development, testing, and make contributions to the growth and development of one of Chewys fastest growing areas. This energetic individual will partner with both technical and business teams on multiple initiatives and collaborate to deliver new features and enhancements. The role will have tremendous visibility in the technology & business organization of Chewy.

What You'll Do:

  • Design and build new features and services that powers the content management tool system and customer experience
  • Drive and advice on technical decisions and collaborate with talented peers
  • 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
  • Scale the content orchestration

What You'll Need:

  • 8+ years of experience in Software Development as a software engineer
  • Proficiency in AWS, Database management (Postgres & RDS) and infrastructure knowledge such as Elastic Beanstalk
  • Proficiency of creating Node JS applications
  • Working knowledge of software development technologies such as Java, HTML, pre-compiled CSS, Docker, WebPack, Vue, VueX
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices for the full software development lifecycle including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
  • Strong Computer Science fundamentals object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
  • Sharp analytical abilities and proven design skills
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with Application Development and Architecture teams
  • Experience with designing, building and deploying scalable, highly available systems
  • Strong communication skills as well as experience in mentoring and educating your peers

Bonus:

  • E-commerce experience
  • Java experience
  • AWS development experience
  • Accessibility & SEO experience
  • Service Oriented Architecture
  • Asynchronous programming patterns
  • Large scale public facing websites

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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.