Note: This co-op is for 6-months. While it is no guarantee, Wayfair has worked with WIT schedules in the past, specifically a PT commitment in June/July into August.
Catalog Media, Advanced Analytics & Algorithms Co-Op
June 28 – December 17, 2021
IMPORTANT APPLICATION INFORMATION: WAYFAIR CO-OP PRIORITY DEADLINE February 26
All candidates who apply on or before February 26, and who advance in our interview process, will receive an offer decision from the team by March 19. After February 26, we will continue the interview process to fill any remaining roles not filled during the Priority Period.
Are you curious about what the next generation of e-commerce will look like and how billions will shop in the next 5-10 years? Do you want to be a part owner at a revolutionary company, where you’ll contribute to complex business cases?
At Wayfair, we are redefining the way our customers can shop for furniture & home goods using cutting edge technologies. We are looking for self-starters with an entrepreneurial spirit, intellectual curiosity, and passion for driving digital solutions.
Who We Are:
Catalog Media is a growing team at Wayfair that builds technology to power the creation of photoreal imagery using 3D models. If we succeed, we’ll fundamentally change e-commerce. We’re looking for folks excited by this challenge who want to build digital solutions that will change the way a billion people shop online.
Within Catalog Media, our Advanced Analytics & Algorithms team provides the analytical expertise to help us create new intelligent capabilities. We are responsible for industrializing the “art” behind 3D asset creation at Wayfair by incubating new decision support or automation capabilities which help us build assets better, faster, and cheaper. Our team has a mix of backgrounds, but we all have a shared passion for hacking hard problems and the skill set required to do that.
What You’ll Do:
- Quickly become an expert on internal datasets and identify how these datasets could be leveraged in advanced analytics solutions
- Support the Advanced Analytics team in prototyping advanced analytics or machine learning algorithms to automate aspects of 3D asset creation
- Partner with teams in the broader 3D org (e.g. Operations, Creative, Technical Artists, etc.) to pilot using your solution in their workflows
What You’ll Need:
- Strong academic record and pursuing an undergraduate degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g., Math, Engineering, Computer Science, Physical Sciences)
- Fluency in a programming language; Python and SQL are ideal
- Desire to work on a collaborative team that likes to whiteboard ideas as a group; we fundamentally believe that we all have something to learn from each other
About Wayfair Inc.
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.
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.