: Senior Software Engineer, Autoship

Our Opportunity:

Chewy is looking for a Senior Front End Engineer, Autoship to join our Autoship Team based in Boston, MA and focusing on our Autoship platform and customer experience. 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 most important revenue streams. The Autoship team is responsible for the customers account management section and all of the customers autoship interactions on Chewy.com. Autoship is a service that Chewy offers to customers so that they can receive items that they purchase often, on an automatic shipment schedule. The teams goal is to create a frictionless customer experience as we build, learn and iterate on our core and new capabilities.

What You'll Do:

  • Design and build new features and capabilities across Autoship platform and customer experience in a front end environment using Typescript, Nest.js, and Node.js,
  • Write scalable, performant, readable and tested code
  • Drive technical decisions and collaborate with talented peers
  • Review code, implementations and give meaningful feedback that helps others build better solutions
  • Write documentation
  • Provide mentorship and guidance for peers and more junior engineers
  • Establish strong working relationships at all organizational levels and across functional teams
  • Refine our software frameworks, processes and standards
  • Take responsibility and ownership of project timelines and deliverables

What You'll Need:

  • 8+ years of experience in Software Development as a front end software engineer
  • Strong fluency in Javascript, CSS, and HTML
  • Experience with Javascript frameworks such as Vue.js, React.js, or Nest.js as well as experience with Node.js
  • 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
  • Position may require travel


  • E-commerce experience
  • AWS development experience
  • Service Oriented Architecture
  • Asynchronous programming patterns
  • Experience with fullstack or backend programming in Java, Kotlin, and Spring/Spring Boot
  • 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.