Wayfair Careers

Senior iOS Developer

Boston, MA
Engineering - Storefront Interface

Job Description

Wayfair is looking for an experienced iOS developer to join its already amazing team of iOS developers.  We've already built apps for Wayfair and Joss & Main and we're looking for an experienced developer to complete our team and help us to elevate our apps to the next level.  Our retail apps display over 6 million products and are seen by over 4 million people per month!


  • Help shape the direction of the team (20 mobile developers) and our mobile direction for the company
  • Work with the team to create new iOS apps built upon our common mobile framework
  • Build delightful user experiences with beautiful UI, engaging animations, and optimal performance
  • Contribute ideas to improve our team processes and best practices based on your extensive experience
  • Work with the team to write new features and UI in existing iOS apps
  • Design and build an awesome UI/UX for iPhone and iPad apps - Write high quality iOS, Swift, and Objective C code
  • Contribute to our quality processes by writing automated unit and integration tests for use in continuous integration
  • Occasionally contribute to the development of RESTful services (in PHP) required to enable new app features

You Have:

  • Great communication skills and a sense of humor
  • A desire to be part of an excellent mobile team
  • 4+ years of iOS development – experience with Objective C, Swift, and/or Cocoa
  • Several apps already listed in the app store
  • Experience writing apps that consume RESTful services
  • A great understanding of Object Oriented Design, MVC, and web architecture
  • Understanding of web architecture and communication
  • Knowledge of SQL and a web language like PHP, Python, Java, or C#
  • Experience writing apps for retail is a big plus

A Few of the Perks:

  • Be part of a team of great iOS developers using Scrum
  • Have a measurable and highly visible impact on the revenue of a multi-billion dollar public retail giant
  • Amazing company culture where we try new things, measure results, and actually have a work-life balance too
  • Equity grants

Learn more:

***This is an on-site only position working from our Boston, MA office. This is NOT a freelance, contract, or remote position.***

About Wayfair:

Wayfair Inc. offers an extensive selection of home furnishings and décor across all styles and price points. The Wayfair family of brands includes:

  • com, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, a go-to online source for modern design
  • DwellStudio, a design house for fashion-forward modern furnishings
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor

Wayfair generated $2.25 billion in annual sales in 2015 and $747.3 million in net revenues for first quarter 2016. The company employed 4,604 people as of March 31, 2016 and is headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe.  The company has previously been named one of America’s Most Promising Companies by Forbes Magazine and selected by the Boston Business Journal and Glassdoor.com as a Top Company to Work For and Top Company for Well Balanced Life.


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.

Requisition ID: 5934