Wayfair: Software Engineer 3
4 Copley Place - Floor 7
Boston, MA 02116


Employer: Wayfair LLC

Title: Software Engineer 3

Location: 100 Huntington Avenue, 4 Copley Place, Boston, MA 02116 /

500 Boylston Street, Suite 202, Boston, MA 02116

Duties: Define architecture and perform design and development for web-based eCommerce applications. Work with several large and complex SQL databases including Microsoft SQL server. Implement highly scalable and performant data stores by working with SOLR Cloud. Utilize PHP with MVC and React to develop software algorithms that streamline back-end business workflow and optimize and improve efficiency of internal applications. Define automated testing roadmap by writing and planning for regression, integration, and unit tests for use by junior developers. Mentor and perform code reviews for junior engineers.

Requirements: Requires a Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Information Science, or a directly related field plus two (2) years of experience performing design and development using PHP, React.js, GraphQL, or SQL server.

Experience must include one (1) year in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):

  • Web development using PHP, JavaScript, and SQL
  • Version control using GIT
  • Design and development using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create scalable applications
  • Designing back-end applications using PHP
  • Employing engineering and optimization best practices regarding front-end web standards, code maintainability, page rendering, and browser performance
  • Developing web applications to ensure cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility
  • Defining test plans and performing unit testing
  • Performing SQL database development including designing queries, triggers, and stored procedures, performance tuning, and data ETL
  • Utilizing Jenkins or Puppet to deploy application code into server environments
  • Full-stack web programming using PHP, JavaScript, jQuery, Mustache, or Handlebars

Will accept a Bachelors degree plus five (5) years of described experience.

Experience may be gained before, during, or after issuance of advanced degree.

Multiple positions. Submit resumes to Wayfair LLC, 100 Huntington Avenue, 4 Copley Place, Boston, MA 02116 or via https://www.wayfair.com/careers Job Code: 11294

About Us

Wayfair is one of the worlds largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, were reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If youre looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then youll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking. No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. Were a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair and world for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. Thats why were proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.