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Software Engineer III (Storefront Engineering/PPD Competitive Intelligence) 948 views

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Multiple Openings. Software Engineer III (Storefront Engineering/PPD Competitive Intelligence) for Wayfair LLC in Boston, MA. Design software architecture, create technical designs, and develop applications in an agile environment to support competitive intelligence and dynamic pricing; lead sprint estimation, planning, kanban operations and retrospectives; lead Competitive Intelligence software engineering team in supporting existing infrastructure and building technical solutions for new business initiatives; leverage distributed computing platforms such as Hadoop, Kafka and Spark to scale applications; develop and improve pricing infrastructure that generates prices based on business defined rules, factoring margin components, shipping estimates, product globalization and currency conversions using multiple technologies including Python, C#, F#, PowerShell, PHP, and SQL; develop and maintain web-based tools using PHP, JavaScript, React.js, backbone.js, jQuery, DataTables, ASP.NET, C# and ASP, to administer business operations and reporting; orchestrate continuous integration using Jenkins and Kibana, and log statistical information in Graphite or Influx DB for data graphing. Requires a Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent) plus two years of experience performing Python and SQL design and development or, alternatively, a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent) and five years of experience performing Python and SQL design and development. One year of experience must include: Performing web development using PHP, JavaScript and SQL; Defining code test plans and performing unit, integration, and functional testing; Performing full stack design and development using HTML, CSS and JavaScript to create scalable applications; Utilizing Jenkins and Puppet to deploy application code into server environments; Interfacing with business product leaders and engineers to gather requirements and translate requirements into system design; Performing SQL database development including designing RDBMS, queries, triggers and stored procedures and performing data ETL in MSSQL and MySQL environments; Analyzing, troubleshooting, and tuning SQL Server replication, and performing version control using GIT; Performing software engineering in an agile environment, including code reviews, code deploys, and monitoring; Scripting using Python, Transact SQL, and PowerShell, and performance tuning in MSSQL and MySQL environments; and Utilizing advanced Excel, including manipulating data sets and performing regression functions for data analysis, and performing relational database design and conceptualization. Eligible for employee referral program.

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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 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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  • Engineering
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