Full-Time

Frontend Engineer

Wayfair

Wayfair

10,001+ employees

Online home goods retailer

Consumer Goods

Junior, Mid, Senior

Cambridge, MA, USA

Required Skills
JavaScript
UI/UX Design
React.js
Vue.js
AngularJS
HTML/CSS
Requirements
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience coding JavaScript, CSS, and HTML from scratch as well as a familiarity with modern client-side frameworks (React, Ember, Angular, Vue, Styled Components, SASS, etc)
  • A understanding of JavaScript state management libraries, such as Redux, MobX, or Apollo
  • Proficient in testing and debugging techniques to identify and fix issues in their code
  • Desired, but not required, you know responsive design principles to allow web pages to adapt to different screen sizes and devices, making them accessible to a wider audience, cross-browser compatibility is a plus
  • A passion for UI, UX, and Design Systems and working with designers to create engaging and intuitive experiences across devices
  • Experience in working with product managers and designers to define, break down, and collaborate on feature work
  • A genuine believer in constructive and respectful code reviews, retros, and collaborative problem-solving as the bedrock of a healthy team
  • Great communication skills and the ability to support technical decision making with the team
  • A track record of delivering in increments and learning as you go
Responsibilities
  • Build rich, responsive and fast frontend experiences seen and used by millions of customers everyday
  • Write thoughtful, scalable, reusable, well tested and performant frontend code using frameworks such as React and Next
  • Partner with Design Leads and Product Managers to turn wireframes and mockups into responsive, consistent UIs that leverage our central React Pattern Library
  • Work and collaborate with backend, GraphQL, App etc teams to employ industry best practices with regard to web standards, component breakdown, accessibility, cross-device design and page performance
  • Implement action plans and coding patterns that influence the broader frontend platform at Wayfair
  • Be part of the team that is leading the market in delivering the most delightful customer online shopping experience for home furnishings in a quickly changing landscape

Wayfair's mission is on a mission to help everyone, anywhere create their feeling of home. Wayfair is an online retailer that offers a wide selection of home furnishings and decor.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.3B

Headquarters

Boston, Massachusetts

Founded

2002

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

-6%

2 year growth

-11%