Wayfair Careers

Mobile DevOps Engineer

Boston, MA
Engineering - Storefront Interface


Job Description

Wayfair's iOS Platform team is looking for DevOps engineer to join our multi-disciplinary group in building a mobile app ecosystem that will support a number of new app initiatives within Wayfair, driving a variety of new experiences for home furnishing and interior design.  In joining iOS Platforms you will be a partner driving our tooling, release, and infrastructure initiatives, and collaborating actively with other enterprise engineering teams to help us release better code faster, and driving Wayfair's evolution into pushing rich native apps as the next generation of consumer experiences for our global markets.  If you're engaged by automating processes for rapidly growing teams, continuously creating ways to work smarter, and having a mission to build tools that excite and delight your developer colleagues, then we'd love to talk to you.

What will your role be?

  • Develop tools and processes to support weekly app releases for a global iOS development team with a diverse and growing app footprint
  • Apply your experiences in infrastructure or CI/CD with a team of Swift developers to extend our efforts in effective mobile devops.
  • Lead a key area such as app performance or build times or test automation and collaborate with engineers outside of mobile to solve problems in this area across all of Wayfair Engineering
  • Collaborate with our Android team and continue to unify our efforts across all of our mobile development platforms
  • Lead efforts in evaluating, choosing, and migrating our platform tools with an eye towards scalability and parity with other DevOps teams at Wayfair

Must haves:

  • 3+ years experience in developer tooling, infrastructure and/or release engineering
  • Hands-on experience with CI tools like Jenkins and/or Buddybuild
  • Comfort with Git and source control systems like Gitlab and/or GitHub
  • Fluency in shell scripting on Linux and macOS
  • An interest in taking on infrastructure challenges that are particular to native mobile developers
  • A fundamental belief that well architected, fast compiling code is the foundation for a number of other healthy habits

Nice to haves:

  • Hands-on experience with developer tooling, infrastructure and/or release engineering for mobile platforms (CircleCI, Buddybuild, Travis, etc.)
  • Hands-on experience with Docker
  • Hands- on experience in Swift or Objective-C
  • Experience with optimizing and supporting repository performance and codebase migration between source control systems

About Wayfair Inc.

Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, Wayfair makes it possible for shoppers to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 10 million items across home furnishings, décor, home improvement, housewares and more. Committed to delighting its customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes - from product discovery to final delivery.

The Wayfair family of sites includes:

  • Wayfair, an online destination for all things home
  • Joss & Main, where beautiful furniture and finds meet irresistible savings
  • AllModern, unbelievable prices on everything modern
  • Birch Lane, a collection of classic furnishings and timeless home décor
  • Perigold, unparalleled access to the finest home décor and furnishings

Wayfair generated $5.2 billion in net revenue for the twelve months ended March 31, 2018. Headquartered in Boston, Massachusetts with operations throughout North America and Europe, the company employs more than 8,700 people.

Tag: ENGR-SI
Requisition ID: 26718