Chewy Software Development Manager, Autoship Platform in Boston, Massachusetts
Chewy is hiring a Software Development Manager for our Autoship team. This is a critical part of our custom e-commerce platform that is responsible for handling more than half of Chewy’s revenue. This is a high-profile position that will have exposure across the entire business, influencing the vision and implementation of architecture, design and features for this platform. As part of a dynamic team, this role offers a tremendous opportunity for professional growth in the leading online pet retailer in the US. The role will allow you to act as a technical contributor while leading a team of strong engineers building Chewy’s next generation order management platform. The role will have tremendous visibility in the technology & business organization of Chewy.
What You’ll Do:
Manage and lead a team of 3-7 experienced engineers responsible for building Chewy’s next generation eCommerce Platform and complimentary products.
Drive technical decisions and be accountable for the delivery of solutions on initiatives they own.
Contribute to road map definition in collaboration with technical and product leadership.
Review code and implementations, provide feedback for technical contributors.
Must be able to identify and manage priorities within the context of overall company objectives based on data driven decision making.
Establish strong working relationships at all organizational levels and across functional teams as the subject matter expert for your team.
Partner with our recruiting team to continue to build your team and mentor the growth of the existing team.
Work with others in Engineering Management to drive best practices in software development, testing, and production deployment.
What You’ll Need:
Demonstrated history of implementing and managing multiple software development projects.
5+ years of experience in Software Development as a software engineer
2+ years of experience in Engineering Management
Technical savvy, including hands-on knowledge/skill of system integration, databases and business intelligence
Experience in communicating with users, other technical teams, and senior management to collect requirements, describe software product features, technical designs, and product strategy
Agile experience leading Scrum teams.
Ability to perform business requirements analysis and design with strong prioritization skills to identify minimal viable/lovable products.
Capability to identify and mitigate development and implementation risks
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Operations Management or Business Administration
Position may require occasional travel
Knowledge of Atlassian suite of tools (Jira, Jenkinis, Confluence)
Experience working in Agile teams (Scrum, Kanban)
Experience with building retail solutions
Strong knowledge in either NodeJS or Java & AWS experience
Exceptional customer service skills, follows up with clients and team members, and takes initiative to anticipate and solve problems
Experience with CI/CD processes and releases management
Experience with no SQL DB
Chewy is committed to equal opportunity. We value and embrace diversity and inclusion of all Team Members.
If you have a disability under the Americans with Disabilities Act or similar law, or you require a religious accommodation, and you wish to discuss potential accommodations related to applying for employment at Chewy, please contact HR at chewy dot com