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Wayfair Director of Engineering, Storefront Tailoring in Boston, Massachusetts

<p><strong>Who We Are:&nbsp;</strong></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Wayfair believes everyone should live in a home they love. Through technology and innovation, we make it possible for shoppers in the US, UK, Germany, and Canada to quickly and easily find exactly what they want from a selection of more than 20 million items across home furnishings, decor, home improvement, housewares, and more. Committed to delighting our customers every step of the way, Wayfair is reinventing the way people shop for their homes – from product discovery to final delivery.</span></p>

<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">Storefront Tailoring’s mission is to adapt our experience to ensure we’re the best place to buy every product we sell, for all of our customers in every store and geography. In short, we create nuance at scale. We are driving to make Wayfair the most trusted place to buy everything in our catalog. Empower business to make good spaces so they can be more successful,&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p>

<p><strong>What You'll Do:</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Create a world class scalable tailoring platform to help drive the success and customization customer experiences.</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Develop and mentor a cross-functional engineering team across all levels of seniority&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Act as a trusted mentor and advisor to others within our technology organization, specifically around optimization, process definition, and execution&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Leverage data to understand risks, priorities and scope of business objectives and develop near term goals and strategic vision</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Execute on new ideas that have an outsized, significant and lasting impact</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Show a passion for innovation and results</span></li>

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<p><span style="font-weight: 400;">&nbsp;</span><strong>What You'll Need:</strong></p>

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<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">10+ years of experience in engineering leadership, with a preference for candidates with a mix of start-up and large-company experience (and/or candidates who have been responsible for services transformations within large companies)</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Proficient history of building and transforming engineering teams that innovate rapidly, deliver results, and ready the business for next-levels of scale</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Entrepreneurial spirit with a bias for action and desire to build in rapidly changing environments</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Expertise in back-end, service oriented architecture and design of complex systems&nbsp;</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Demonstrated organizational and analytical skills with hypothesis-driven problem solving and turning data into actionable insights</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Excellent communication skills with demonstrated experience navigating a complex organization and generating buy-in for plans</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Experience with high-growth environments at scale</span></li>

<li style="font-weight: 400;"><span style="font-weight: 400;">Bachelor's degree or equivalent practical experience</span></li>

</ul><div class="content-conclusion"><p><strong>About Wayfair Inc.</strong></p>

<p>Wayfair is one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home. Whether you work in our global headquarters in Boston or Berlin, or in our warehouses or offices throughout the world, we’re reinventing the way people shop for their homes. Through our commitment to industry-leading technology and creative problem-solving, we are confident that Wayfair will be home to the most rewarding work of your career. If you’re looking for rapid growth, constant learning, and dynamic challenges, then you’ll find that amazing career opportunities are knocking.</p>

<p>No matter who you are, Wayfair is a place you can call home. We’re a community of innovators, risk-takers, and trailblazers who celebrate our differences, and know that our unique perspectives make us stronger, smarter, and well-positioned for success. We value and rely on the collective voices of our employees, customers, community, and suppliers to help guide us as we build a better Wayfair – and world – for all. Every voice, every perspective matters. That’s why we’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship status, marital status, disability, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, or genetic information.</p></div>

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