3D Imagery Operations Senior Associate

Category Management Boston, Massachusetts

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 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.


3D Ops:

The 3D Operations team is a rapidly growing team at Wayfair and one of Wayfair’s top initiatives. For ecommerce, images sell products, however the traditional method of creating images in a photo studio is time consuming and expensive. Wayfair is partnering with Google, Facebook, and other leaders in the industry disrupt the imagery space and shift the industry towards the creation of computer-generated 3D product models and rooms that can be combined to create imagery for products at a grand scale for a fraction of the cost. These 3D models also enable the new way of shopping for customers through exciting AR/VR initiatives.

Wayfair is shifting the industry towards 3D and we’re just getting started. Since this is a new area, expertise in 3D modeling or 3D imagery is not a requirement. If you are driven by making a large impact and redefining the industry, then this is the right team for you.

Examples of recent projects include:

  • Creating 3D imagery for a new Wayfair brand launch, enabling customers to engage with a curated assortment with a look and feel that fits in her home
  • Testing new strategies for imagery on Wayfair.com
  • Supplying imagery for a promotional event on Wayfair.com

In order to drive projects such as the examples listed above, key areas of focus for the 3D Viz Operations team include:

  • Collaborating with many internal stakeholders as a trusted partner in managing their projects going through the 3D pipeline
  • Managing external stakeholders producing highly visible 3D assets for Wayfair
  • Collaborating with product management teams to design and develop the internal tools which support production
  • Identifying areas of process improvement for both existing and new production lines

This cross functional management requires the 3D team to be strong multi- taskers and be able to work well within a dynamic, fast-paced organization.  Exceptional communication skills, both verbal and written, are necessary as we work with a wide variety of partners around the world in order to meet strict deadlines and quality metrics.  In order to be successful in this role, you must also be able to analyze and synthesize data to report on progress to internal and external partners to be able to set achievable goals.

This is an extremely exciting time to be a part of the 3D Operations team as we are using cutting edge 3D technology to provide the best customer experience.   We hope that you consider the opportunity to be part of our team!

About Us:

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.