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Software Engineer II at Chewy (Minneapolis, MN)

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Our Opportunity:

Chewy is looking to hire a Software Engineer based in Minneapolis, MN. The ideal candidate succeeds in a fast-paced environment, is self-motivated, and has a passion for both business and technology. You will be responsible for developing, implementing and maintaining Java based components and interfaces. We pride ourselves on the Chewy culture and are looking for teammates who value collaboration, innovative problem solving, and quality products so that we can continue to provide the best possible experience for our loyal Chewy customers.

What You'll Do:

  • Design, build, and maintain interfaces which enable front end products to provide state of the art experiences by connecting them through the Chewy Microservices
  • Lead and participate in medium to large scale projects by reviewing requirements, translating requirements into technical solutions, gathering information, writing and developing code, conducting unit testing, communicating status and issues to stakeholders, troubleshooting open issues and bug fixes, and ensuring on time delivery and handoff
  • Perform design and code reviews
  • Create and implement a shift left mindset in terms of testing and test driven development
  • Work with a geo distributed team
  • Work in an agile development environment, collaborating with Application Development and Architecture teams
  • Bring industry best practices in terms of technology and process
  • Drive innovation through rapid prototyping and iterative development
  • Set engineering excellence to the team and have the drive to focus on scalability, resiliency, high availability & performance of applications
  • Hire, educate, mentor, and help peers contribute to our internal engineering community
  • Collaborate with key stakeholders and service providers to pursue use cases and assist in ensuring our internal customers' knowledge of our technology remains ahead of the curve

What You'll Need:

  • 5+ years of experience as a software engineer
  • Strong knowledge and proven expertise with Java
  • Be a Hands-on Engineer who will spend a significant percentage of their time writing code, creating a Framework structure for the team
  • Experience with Web Services (JSON, REST, Spring based REST services)
  • Strong understanding of Java concurrency, concurrency patterns, experience building thread safe code work on AWS cloud-based environment and experience building cloud native applications
  • Experience with messaging products like Kafka or ActiveMQ
  • Strong background with modern tools and environments
  • Working Experience with distributed SCM (GitHub a plus), DevOps, AWS
  • Experience working across fully automated stacks in a CI/CD ecosystem
  • BS degree in Computer Science, a similar technical field of study, or equivalent practical experience


  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment
  • Experience with Github and AWS or other Cloud technologies
  • Experience building applications using AWS services
  • Working knowledge on React Framework
  • Experience in API development or engineering at scale
  • Ecommerce experience
Chewy is committed to equal opportunity. We value and embrace diversity and inclusion of all Team Members.
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 Chewy, please contact [email protected] 
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What are Chewy Perks + Benefits

Chewy Benefits Overview

We offer competitive salaries and 401k, unlimited time off, comprehensive medical, dental, and vision benefits, in addition to wellness programs, online communities, and resources for improved physical and mental health... enabling you to be your best self - in and outside of work. With mentorship programs, employee resource groups, cross-functional job trainings, events, and customized development tracks for advancement, we're proud to help develop and promote our team members from within.

True to our business, we're pet-friendly and have fun pet-related perks like Paw-ternity leave for new pup parents and Chewy employee discounts. We offer countless volunteer opportunities, recreational club teams, company outings, happy hours, and team events to enable you to bond with fellow Chewtopians and have some fun!

Volunteer in local community
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
Daily sync
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Highly diverse management team
Unconscious bias training
Diversity Employee Resource Groups
Hiring Practices that Promote Diversity
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
We offer a commuter transit, parking, and dependent care FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Mental Health Benefits
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Child Care Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Remote Work Program
We're currently 100% remote due to caution and care for the health & well-being of our team. Post-pandemic, we plan to operate in a combination of onsite and remote, with logistics still being defined
Family Medical Leave
Return-to-work program post parental leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Game Room
Stocked Kitchen
Some Meals Provided
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Recreational Clubs
Chewy sponsors office sports leagues year-round.
Relocation Assistance
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Cross-functional lunch and learns.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks

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