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Software Engineer III (Operational Engineering/SCS Core)

Boston, MA
Engineering - Infrastructure


Job Description

Software Engineer III (Operational Engineering/SCS Core) for Wayfair LLC in Boston, MA to Build and maintain core inventory service for all Wayfair brands; ingest real-time inventory feeds from suppliers; develop business rules to prevent out of stock backorders; populate distributed caches in three regional data centers; manage production support responsibilities; participate in technical reviews of project deliverables including requirement specifications, technical designs, and project documentation; write well-structured code in C#, .NET, PHP, and optimized SQL queries; produce reports and communicate status to project stakeholders in daily SCRUM and weekly sprint meetings; mentor junior developers and new peers; perform code review and testing; and monitor systems health as part of critical rotation team. Requires:  Master's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent) plus two years' experience performing analysis, design, development, and maintenance of EDI and EAI applications or, alternatively, a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Technology, Engineering or related field (willing to accept foreign education equivalent) and five years' experience performing analysis, design, development, and maintenance of EDI and EAI applications. One year of experience must include: Creating strategic roadmaps for EDI development and implementation and managing implementation against deadlines and milestones; Leading executive-level communications with multiple stakeholders regarding strategic alignment and project status updates; Leading cross functional teams of engineers, data scientists, and other specialists throughout EDI and EAI design and development process; Developing business cases and financial strategy for product development, including defining business goals, creating execution steps, and analyzing business return; Interfacing with cross-functional teams, stakeholders, engineers, operations and UX developers; Performing experimental design and hypothesis testing including A/B testing and User Acceptance Testing; Overseeing the delivery of EDI solutions, driving technical architecture definition, and maintaining the platforms utilized in the organization; Manage, develop, and maintain EDI processes, systems implementation, application configuration, data integration, prototyping, testing, and training; Migrating a traditional EDI in-house environment to outsourced services; and Leading efforts for continuous improvement, process automation, and enterprise EDI integration within and outside the organization. Eligible for employee referral program.



About Us:

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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Requisition ID: 36499