Wednesday , March 29 2023

Wayfair Job Openings – Senior Software Engineer in San Jose

Website Wayfair

Job Description:

The Finance Engineering teams are building a re-imagined enterprise scale platform that will be key for the continued growth of Wayfair’s multi-billion dollar business. Our platforms support the Wayfair B2C/B2B website, our global logistics and warehouse network, and a multitude of new and exciting streams of revenue. Wayfair’s business lines generate a phenomenal amount of financial transactions and data points from our vast customer base. Every transaction and every dollar must pass through our team’s platform to be validated, analyzed, and reported. Our goal is to provide our external customers and internal team members with the best, and fastest, financial services possible through: 1) visibility into accurate financial information; 2) standardization of financial processes throughout Wayfair; 3) technological process improvements; and 4) holistic decision making, grounded in mutually beneficial revenue generating and cost saving opportunities. Our platform is a key piece in the continued growth of Wayfair by ensuring new business lines can seamlessly generate and collect revenue with no additional onboarding or engineering cost to support those streams.

Job Responsibilities:

  • You will collaborate with other senior engineers at Wayfair to bring the best software development and coding practices to Finance
  • Partner with senior team-members to gather future requirements to position our roadmap for success
  • Accelerate the design and implementation of our Next-Gen Financial Platform as part of a complete Financial System overhaul that will support our growing multi-billion-dollar business per year
  • Work with senior leadership to architect solutions and ensure that we deliver the right functionality, in a timely manner
  • Create educational content, including sample code, workshops, video tutorials, and documentation
  • Design and implement applications with decoupled codebase, deployment, and data stores utilizing cloud based tech
  • You will be empowered to propose and prioritize initiatives that increase the quality and efficiency of the development team including agile best practices

Job Requirements:

  • Strong SQL/Database skills including schema/database design and query writing/optimization
  • Experience partnering with product managers & stakeholders to gather requirements and design solutions in an agile environment

Qualification & Experience:

  • Experience designing and building highly performant scalable distributed systems
  • Experience creating and maintaining documentation for both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience working in or leading a team of 8+ engineers where members often collaborate on the same long term initiatives
  • Experience as a full lifecycle software engineer and deep understanding of a modern programming language (such as Python, Java, and PHP)

Job Details:

Company: Wayfair

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: San Jose, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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