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Senior Engineering Manager

Wayfair Boston, MA
  • Expired: 3 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Employer:            Wayfair LLC

Title:                     Senior Engineering Manager

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

Duties:  Develop, modify, and build web-based eCommerce applications to be integrated with our current platforms, working with several large and complex SQL databases. Perform full-stack software development across the full lifecycle of software development. Develop back-end applications and web services using Python, SQL, and PHP. Perform SQL database development, performance tuning, and data extraction, transformation and loading (ETL). Define code test plans and perform unit, integration, functional, and load testing. Produce robust, elegant and scalable software that performs well under high load. Direct system testing and validation procedures. Use creative resources to solve complex business challenges, understanding our needs and risks, and making appropriate technology decisions. Team Leadership responsibilities include goal-setting, roadmap creation, project management, sprint/scrum management, backlog grooming, and developing robust technical documentation. Management responsibilities include management of multiple individual contributors, with performance reviews, one-on-one coaching, and guidance.

Requirements: Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, or a directly related field plus six (6) years of experience in software engineering and managing. Experience must include:

Four (4) years in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):

  • Web development using PHP, Python, JavaScript, HTML, or CSS
  • Version control using GIT or SVN
  • Designing back-end applications using PHP, Python, or SQL

Three (3) years in each of the following (experience may be gained concurrently):

  • SQL database development including designing queries, triggers, and stored procedures, performance tuning, or data ETL
  • Defining test plans and performing unit testing
  • Relational database design and conceptualization
  • Developing web applications to ensure cross-browser and cross-platform compatibility
  • Interfacing with business product leaders and engineers to gather requirements and translate requirements into system design

Will accept a Master’s degree plus four (4) 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, Job Code:  1020175.

About Us:

Wayfair is one of the world’s 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, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair is, and will be, home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.

No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re 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. That’s why we’re 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.


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