Wayfair is looking to hire a # of Senior Software Engineering Managers for our Boston Office. So if you're looking to take the next jump in your career, pleaseapply as we would love to chat with you. We would like candidates to have 8+ years of professional hands on management experience as it relates to managing Full Stack Developers & 5+ years of Full Stack Development experience. This individual should also have current knowledge and experience with coding and still contributes code to his or her teams projects as it relates to 2 Week Sprint Cycles in an Agile SDLC.
Also, the Senior Software Engineering Manager is focused on real time profitability and performance reporting. To provide revenue and cost metrics for every item that is viewed, stocked, and sold across all our brands along with feeding into real time pricing, business intelligence, and financialreporting. Also to utilize batch and new streaming technologies to aid in the processing of the ever-increasing dataset and push the limits of data pipeline processing at Wayfair.
Examples of projects
Real-Time Visibility looks to maintain processing speed by defining SLAs and Throughput Targets. We were able to transition to Python for large scale, parallel, data processing. Converting our legacy monolithic processing procedure into modular components with a focus on speed and simplicity. Incorporate real time, distributed, message queues for more resilient pipelines. Develop real time data validation and alerting to ensure that users are aware of anomalies AS they are happening. This requires building intelligent models to both monitor and learn from our real-time data processing. Incorporate automated unit and integration testing across both legacy and new processes to ensure that change does not come with a surprise. Develop a data streaming pipeline framework, Streampipe. The framework is used to manage multiple streaming jobs as part of a larger pipeline. The framework allows users to build processing components and hook into the larger system using a simplified configuration. The entire system is built on top of a distributed message system which allows for impressive horizontal scalability and speed
Role & Responsibilities
This is a management position with high visibility and the opportunity for advancement.
Vision: Drive the creation and execution of quarterly roadmaps for product enhancements and technical improvements, in collaboration with product management to align with Wayfair's business strategy. Agility and the ability to expect new challenges to arrive every day. Advocate engineering practices that ensure safe and fast paced releases, implement and maintain excellent design and development processes.
Leadership: Management of departmental resources, hiring, mentoring, and enhancing to maintain a best-in-class engineering team. Charismatic leader to lead and run multiple sprint teams. The ability to speak proficiently about deeply technical subjects and understand the nuances as it relates to customers and work flows. Also the ability to expect fun and inspiring technical work that grows your skillset as a developer and a manager. Also has experience with working cross functionally with multiple teams such as our SPW Team, My Accounts Team, OMS Platforms Team and many other parts of Wayfair's key Business stake holders. The successful candidate will have excellent written and oral communication skills, cross-organizational and program management skills and thrive in a highly innovative, fast paced, evolving within ambiguous environments.