Case Study: Using Storybook to Enhance our Frontend Developer Experience

Here at Wayfair Engineering, we’re aggressively migrating our monolithic systems into decoupled (independent) libraries and microservices. Decoupled libraries and services allow us to build faster and deploy more frequently, but they can create discoverability and software testing challenges. In this blog post, we’ll show you how we used Storybook to…

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Principal Engineer Role

Bernie Miles, Head of Engineering, and Darach Ennis, Principal Engineer, discuss the role of principal engineer at Wayfair as well as the interesting challenges that accompany the position. 00:00 Intros 00:44 Why did Darach join Wayfair? 01:26 How would you describe event processing at Wayfair and why does Wayfair have…

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What is Auxiliary Engineering?

If you work in software, this might sound familiar to you: an engineering team has been tasked with designing and building a large, highly visible product or system from the ground up. The team is mostly made up of newer engineers with less institutional knowledge, and the tech lead doesn’t…

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