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Wayfair Senior Frontend Engineer, Supplier Group in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Who We Are:</strong></span></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">The Supplier Applications Engineering Team develops applications that make it easy for Wayfair's sellers to add or update their product catalog, including content and media, as quickly, completely, and accurately as possible, so that they can start selling their products to consumers and begin making money with Wayfair.</span></p>

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<p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>What You'll Do:</strong></span></p>

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<li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lead architectural design and development of new supplier-facing applications using client-side technologies (e.g., React, Redux/Apollo state management, Webpack, HTML5, CSS3, Less/Sass), server-side languages (e.g. Python, PHP, Java, C#), and infrastructure technologies (e.g., Docker, Kubernetes, Kafka, MSSQL, Aerospike, Solr, BuildKite, DataDog).</span></li>

<li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Lead technical projects that span multiple sprint lines and multiple quarters.</span></li>

<li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Advise teams about implementation best practices, mentor colleagues, and provide high quality code reviews.</span></li>

<li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Propose and own initiatives to completion, while balancing various technical trade offs including speed to delivery vs ongoing maintainability and others.</span></li>

<li><span style="font-weight: 400;">Collaborate with Design Leads and Product Managers to turn wireframes and mockups into responsive, engaging, and intuitive user experiences.</span></li>

<li>Build and consume RESTful APIs and GraphQL APIs, and work with relational and non-relational databases.</li>

<li>Work cross-functionally with various teams such as other engineering and product teams, UI/UX designers, internal stakeholders, and other core areas of the business to envision the next generation end-to-end suppliers workflows.</li>

<li>Collaborate with Design Leads and Product Managers to turn wireframes and mockups into responsive, engaging, and intuitive user experiences.</li>

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<p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>What You'll Need:</strong></span></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">9+ years of software development experience.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">A deep understanding of a modern programming language (Python, Java &amp; JavaScript experience preferred), as well as a mastery of some flavor of modern frontend frameworks and technologies (e.g., React, Ember, Angular, Vue).</span></li>

<li>A passion for UI, UX, and Design Systems and working with designers to create engaging and intuitive experiences across devices.</li>

<li>Track record of successfully delivering strong business outcomes.</li>

<li>Experience making architectural and design-related decisions for large applications, and understanding the tradeoffs between time-to-market vs. flexibility.</li>

<li>Ability to quickly translate business requirements into working features.</li>

<li>Excellent communication skills and ability to work effectively with engineers, product managers, UI/UX designers, and business stakeholders alike.</li>

<li>Passion for mentoring and leading peer engineers.</li>

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<p>&nbsp;</p><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>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.</p>

<p>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.</p></div>

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