Staff Software Engineer

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description

Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
Ensures business needs are being met
Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
Supports business objectives
Troubleshoots business and production issues
Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment


Minimum Qualifications

1. The candidate should have BS & 8+ years of experience in coding, designing and developing software using language such as Java, Python or C++ or MS & 5+ yrs of relevant exp
2. Possess good design skills for designing large-scale systems that are highly available and operable.
3.Good understanding of open source technologies such as Hadoop, Spark, Hive, MySql and Kafka

Additional Preferred Qualifications

1. Understanding of Big Data and machine learning technologies is a plus
2. Understanding of business domain is strong plus

Company Summary

Walmart Global eCommerce is comprised of, VUDU,, and our technical powerhouse @WalmartLabs. Here, innovators incubate next gen e-commerce solutions in real-time. We integrate online, physical, and mobile shopping experiences for billions of customers around the globe. How do we do it? We continuously build and invest in new technology including open source tools and big data innovations. Data scientists, front and back-end engineers, product managers, and web and UX/UI teams collaborate alongside e-commerce experts to envision, prototype, and bring revolutionary ideas to life in a dynamic, flexible and fun work culture.

Position Summary

The Growth team within Walmart builds platforms and products that support Marketing vehicles such as advertising systems, email and push delivery and Search Engine Monetization (SEM) systems. As part of this team, you will have the opportunity to design platforms using cutting-edge technologies.