Staff Front End Software Engineer - Cart & Checkout

Chewy Boston , MA 02298

Posted 2 months ago

Our Opportunity:

Chewy is looking for a Staff Software Engineer to join our Purchase Team based in Boston, MA and focusing on our Cart u0026amp; Checkout customer experience. The ideal candidate has experience with JavasScript frameworks/libraries, HTML, CSS and Java. The Purchase team is responsible for the customer journey across's lower funnel and thus for all the millions of customer purchases. The journey starts as a customer places an item in their Cart and continues down through the Checkout process and includes the e-commerce backend platforms that powers that experience. The team's goal is to create a friction-less mobile first customer experience as we build, learn and iterate on our core and new capabilities.

What You'll Do:

  • Design and build new features and capabilities on our customer facing Storefront across Cart, Checkout u0026amp; Order confirmation

  • Write scalable, performant, readable and tested frontend code

  • Participate in technical decisions and collaborate with talented peers

  • Review code, implementations and give meaningful feedback that helps others build better solutions

  • Write documentation

  • Provide mentor-ship and guidance for peers and more junior engineers

  • Establish strong working relationships at all organizational levels and across functional teams

  • Refine our JavaScript frameworks, processes and standards

  • Take responsibility and ownership of project timelines and deliverables

What You'll Need:

  • 5+ years of experience in Software Development as a Front-End Engineer

  • Fluency in JavaScript, CSS, HTML, and other client facing technologies

  • Experience with a modern JavaScript framework such as Vue, React, and/or Vue

  • Experience with Java

  • Candidate must possess a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or related field, or equivalent experience

  • Position may require travel


  • Experience with Vue.js

  • Experience with AWS


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 our company, please contact

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