Chewy: Software Engineer, HighJump
343 Congress Street
Boston, MA 02110

Employee Testimonials

Video

Our Opportunity:

Chewy is looking for a Software Engineer, HighJumpto join our WMS Team based in Boston, MA.

Chewys Warehouse Management System team is focused on building, scaling, and maintaining the software necessary to run our Fulfillment Centers (FCs). At Chewy our focus is always on our customer, and the WMS team is no exception. The WMS team delivers functionality that enables our FCs to provide world class customer experience, such as the ability to ship an order within an hour of it being placed. The WMS at Chewy supports a complex Fulfillment Network (everything from non-perishable to cold chain), with thousands of users working 24/7/365, and as such the team has a massive focus on performance and scalability, finding new approaches to old problems that allow us to optimize for continued scale while providing Five Nines reliability.

As a Developer on the WMS team you will be responsible for maintaining, expanding, and scaling Chewys WMS capabilities developing on HighJumps Warehouse Advantage platform and MS SQL Server, as well as supplementing the HighJump ecosystem with other platforms such as Splunk. You will work on everything from SQL performance tuning to creating completely new FC workflows. The ideal candidate will have a few years of development experience and sound knowledge of business processes that include finance, supply chain, and fulfillment.

What you'll do:

  • Design, develop, and maintain implementations of Page Editor, Advantage Architect workflows and SQL Server stored procedures
  • Develop performant, scalable, and secure software solutions that meet business requirements
  • Document code customization in compliance with established standards and practices
  • Manage deadlines by balancing deliverables from multiple projects, production support, and system administration tasks
  • Perform upgrades and migrations of the enterprise applications
  • Partner with DBAs, Infrastructure Engineers, and DevOps to monitor, tune, and improve system performance
  • Resolve issues impacting our business teams
  • Provide training to Business Analysts/Subject Matter Experts as needed
  • Suggest / Define test cases for solutions, and assist QA Analysts as needed

What you'll need:

  • Bachelors degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or equivalent fields
  • Experience with relational databases such as MS SQL / Oracle / PostgreSQL
  • Strong communication and analytical skills with the ability to deal with ambiguity in a rapidly changing business environment and deliver quality results on time
  • Effective troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to travel on occasion

Bonus:

  • Previous experience with HighJump
  • Experience with Supply Chain Execution software
  • 3+ years of development experience with enterprise applications
  • 3+ years of T-SQL experience
  • 3+ years of .NET Web Services, and Message Queueing 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.