Staff Software Engineer – EU Carrier // Wayfair at Wayfair

Posted on: 12/31/2021

Location: Berlin, Germany (ON-SITE)

full time

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Tags: nosql php gcp net

The EU Carrier team are currently hiring for Staff Engineers across two teams, the WDN and Global Carrier Platform teams. WDN 4 Walls team, the team responsible for the systems that enable our delivery network warehouse operations. As part of our team, you will be solving complex problems that have a direct and salient impact on our supply chain operations and end-customers. Global Carrier Platform is a team based in Berlin with a global responsibility: to build a best-in-class infrastructure to support Wayfair’s demanding needs for carrier integration as it grows in order volume and expands to new geographies, providing a seamless experience to every system and team that requires any kind of interaction with the carrier world. We're looking for a passionate senior software engineer/architect who loves to solve complex problems, adapts quickly to a volatile environment, shares knowledge, cares about delivering business value by building scalable software, and brings a healthy dose of knowledge and experience to the table. **Your role at Wayfair** * Design and be hands-on in building web-based, event driven, cloud enabled applications that are reliable, scalable and easy to maintain; * Ensure the quality of engineering decisions across multiple teams within the organization * Contribute to architectural and code review discussions that impact our engineering ecosystem * Define standards to raise the bar of the teams you’ll be working with * Mentor less experienced software engineers * Collaborate with leads and engineers across multiple teams to solve a wide variety of business and technical problems * Ensure our systems are properly documented * Contribute to the growth and development of the Wayfair Berlin engineering scene within and beyond Wayfair **What you bring to the table** * Excellent team player * Several years of object-oriented software development experience - preferably using PHP and .Net C# and/or Java * Vast experience working with relational and NoSQL databases... * ...and event-driven architectures * Great skills in solving complex problems with simple abstract solutions * Knowledge of web development technologies and distributed systems * Experience with SOA and microservices * Good understanding of how to use cloud platforms to solve problems, preferably Google Cloud Platform (GCP) * Experience working in agile environments * Interest in being challenged in a fast-paced environment while having fun * Analytical and creative mindset, with a passion for solving business problems with technology * Ability to quickly translate business requirements into working features * Ability to describe complex problems in an understandable way tailored to diverse audiences High proficiency in oral and written English