A year of Wayfair Engineering

I joined Wayfair as a full-time employee on August 1st, 2011, to run internal search and customer recommendations, after a brief stint as a consultant.  I have other responsibilities now as well, but over at the company tech blog, http://engineering.wayfair.com, I've written mostly about the search and recommendations systems.  We've done a lot over there in a year.  Let's recap a few highlights:

It's hard work, I suppose, but mostly it just feels exhilarating and fun.