Chewy: Senior Software Engineer, UI - Pet Health
343 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110

Employee Testimonials

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Our Opportunity:

Chewy is hiring aSenior Software Engineer, UIfor our Pet Health in Boston, MA. This is a high-profile position that will have exposure across the entire business, influencing the vision and implementation of architecture, design and features for this critical business line. As part of a dynamic team, this role offers a tremendous opportunity for professional growth in the leading online pet retailer in the US. The role will allow you to act as an individual contributor as part of a team of strong engineers. The role will have tremendous visibility in the technology & business organization of Chewy.

What you'll do:

  • Prototype and develop new customer experiences for internal and external applications with web technologies
  • Build responsive sites for mobile and desktop web experiences
  • Interact with the application stack to access and store information in a comprehensive application ecosystem
  • Create and execute integration and user experience testing plans
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with Application Development and Architecture teams.
  • Provide technical guidance to your team ion order to build quality software
  • Bring industry best practices in terms of technology and process

What you'll need:

  • 5-7 years of experience creating modern web experiences across mobile and desktop browsers.
  • BS degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience
  • Working Experience with distributed SCM (GitHub a plus), DevOps, AWS
  • Strong Experience with lightweight middleware technologies, integration patterns, microservices
  • Expert in creating customer experiences using HTML, CSS, JavaScript,
  • Experience with JSP pages to implement front-end templates for web applications.
  • Experience with JavaScript libraries like jQuery, underscore, lodash or native JS for DOM manipulation.
  • Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment.
  • Position may require travel

Bonus:

  • Ecommerce experience
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.