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Senior Engineer, Development Platforms m/f

Berlin, Germany
Engineering - Infrastructure

Job Description

Senior Engineer, Development Platforms m/f

Join the Development Platforms team to help us make software development at Wayfair a delightful experience. On the Development Platforms team, you'll build world-class tools, systems, and automation, grow relationships with dozens of talented engineering teams, and become a force multiplier for 1,000+ engineers. Extensive experience in software development and solving technical problems at the human level is paramount to success.

What a Development Platforms Engineer does:

Envision how engineering-wide tools and systems such as version control, code deployment, custom command-line tools, alerting and logging infrastructure, automated testing platforms, and more all come together to create a delightful engineering experience.
Proactively reach out to teams to build relationships, discover opportunities, and champion changes which reduce friction, and empower engineers.
Distill their years of experience in the industry to apply best practices, quality standards, and architectural decisions to an ever-growing codebase in the midst of a rapidly moving engineering organization.
Drive architectural decisions that shape the way 1,000+ software engineers at Wayfair get their work done.
Be a relentless advocate for the engineering experience by gathering feedback, proposing solutions, and taking ideas from proof-of-concept to production.
Contributes materially to the evolution of shared library code in all of Wayfair's supported programming languages.
Support and mentor new members of the team as well as engineers throughout the organization.

About you:

- Extensive experience as a Senior Software developer
- Strong proficiency with at least one of the following languages: PHP, Python, NodeJS, Java
- Experience with at least one of the following products: Jenkins, Hudson, Travis, Chef, Puppet
- Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Helm is a bonus
- Experience in CI/CD or background in DevOps is a bonus

Requisition ID: 19582