The Dollar Shave Club Architecture Unilever Bought for $1 Billion
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 8:56AM
Todd Hoff in Example

This is a guest post by Jason Bosco, the Dollar Shave Club’s Director of Engineering, Core Platform & Infrastructure, on the infrastructure of its ecommerce technology.

With more than 3 million members, Dollar Shave Club will do over $200 million in revenue this year. Although most are familiar with the company’s marketing, this immense growth in just a few years since launch is largely due to its team of 45 engineers.

Dollar Shave Club engineering by the numbers:

Core Stats

Technology Stack


Data Stores

Messaging & Queuing

Analytics & Business Intelligence


QA and Test Automation

Engineering Workflow



Lessons Learned

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