Wayfair: Software Engineer 3 (Operational Engineering/ Enterprise Engineering)
4 Copley Place - Floor 7
Boston, MA 02116


Employer: Wayfair LLC

Title: Software Engineer 3 (Operational Engineering/Enterprise Engineering)

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

500 Boylston Street, Suite 202, Boston, MA 02116

Duties: Design and develop enhanced self-service application features via web pages, web services, and component development for internal customers and stakeholders. Integrate Wayfair and third-party systems. Architect and lead major team initiatives. Challenge existing architectural and code quality and advocate for improvements by setting new standards. Resolve problems of scale for highly performant, reliable, and fault tolerant systems across the US, Canada, and Europe. Partner with Product Managers. Participate in running sprint estimations and backlog grooming. Mentor junior Engineers.

Requirements: Requires a Masters degree (or foreign equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems, or a directly related field plus two (2) years of experience performing full-stack design and development using PHP, JavaScript, and SQL.

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

  1. Full-stack web programming using PHP, JavaScript, JQuery, SQL, Mustache, and Handlebars to ensure cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility
  2. Shell scripting
  3. Version control using GIT
  4. Design and development using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript to create scalable applications
  5. Designing back-end applications using PHP, HTML, or JavaScript
  6. Employing engineering and optimization best practices regarding front-end web standards, code maintainability, page rendering, and browser performance
  7. Defining test plans and performing unit testing
  8. SQL database development including designing queries, triggers and stored procedures, performance tuning, and data ETL
  9. Utilizing Jenkins and Puppet to deploy application code into server environments
  10. Interfacing with business product leaders and engineers to gather requirements and translate requirements into system design

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

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

Multiple positions available. Please submit resumes to Wayfair LLC, 100 Huntington Avenue, 4 Copley Place, Boston, MA 02116 or via https://www.wayfair.com/careers, Job Code: 7814.

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.