Staff Software Engineer

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


This position is in the Walmart Performance Ads team under the Advertising Technology organization. The mission of the Advertising Technology organization is to advance Walmart eCommerce by driving higher value for our customers and vendor partners. Walmart is investing in building a world class advertising platform and the Walmart Performance Ads team is responsible for defining and performance advertising products that drive discovery, sales and profits. The team operates an end to end advertising platform that includes a scalable ad service that serves hundreds of millions of impressions each day, sophisticated ad matching algorithms, real-time reports, self-service interface for end to end program management etc.

We are a highly motivated group of Big Data Geeks, Data Scientists and Applications Engineers, working in small agile group to solve sophisticated and high impact problems. We are building smart data systems that ingest, model and analyze massive flow of data from online and offline user activity. We use cutting edge machine learning, data mining and optimization algorithms underneath it all to analyze all this data on top of Hadoop and Spark.

We are seeking talented and self-driven individuals to join the Walmart Performance Ads team. The mission of the Performance Ads team is to advance Walmart eCommerce by driving higher value for our customers and vendor partners.

In this role, you will:
- Work on both customer and advertiser facing experiences and be at the forefront of innovation around performance advertising products.
- Have an opportunity to own the customer experience around advertising on Walmart.com.
- Build the next generation of our advertiser self serve interfaces and have an opportunity for greenfield development using the latest in frontend technologies.

Minimum Qualifications


- 5+ years working in large scale enterprise software development environments
- 3+ years of experience to develop MV(C) based front end frameworks
- 3+ years of experience with several JavaScript frameworks, including React.JS
- Proven ability in building large scale web applications with Single Page Applications (SPA) architecture
- Knowledge of popular existing templating technologies like Handlebars / Underscore / Mustache
- Experience in implementing popular tools/libraries/frameworks like Yo, Grunt, Bower, Jenkins, Chef, Yeoman, Mocha, Chai, Sinon, GIT into current SDLC
- 2+ years of experience in interactive and responsive web development using HTML5, CSS3, SASS and jQuery for mobiles and tablets
- Proven ability in implementing best/excellent practices and Design Patterns like promises, application flow control, event/error/AJAX handling etc.
- 2+ years of experience in using performance, analytics and UX tools

Additional Preferred Qualifications


- 2+ years of experience in Node.
- Advanced knowledge of JavaScript, HTML, CSS.
- 2+ years of experience in Restful API services
- Active contributor of digital communities like Github, Stack Overflow or others

MS in computer science or engineering preferred (edited)

Company Summary


Walmart Global eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, VUDU, SamsClub.com, 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


This position is in the Walmart Performance Ads team under the Advertising Technology organization. The mission of the Advertising Technology organization is to advance Walmart eCommerce by driving higher value for our customers and vendor partners. Walmart is investing in building a world class advertising platform and the Walmart Performance Ads team is responsible for defining and performance advertising products that drive discovery, sales and profits. The team operates an end to end advertising platform that includes a scalable ad service that serves hundreds of millions of impressions each day, sophisticated ad matching algorithms, real-time reports, self-service interface for end to end program management etc.

We are a highly motivated group of Big Data Geeks, Data Scientists and Applications Engineers, working in small agile group to solve sophisticated and high impact problems. We are building smart data systems that ingest, model and analyze massive flow of data from online and offline user activity. We use cutting edge machine learning, data mining and optimization algorithms underneath it all to analyze all this data on top of Hadoop and Spark.

We are seeking talented and self-driven individuals to join the Walmart Performance Ads team. The mission of the Performance Ads team is to advance Walmart eCommerce by driving higher value for our customers and vendor partners.

In this role, you will:
- Work on both customer and advertiser facing experiences and be at the forefront of innovation around performance advertising products.
- Have an opportunity to own the customer experience around advertising on Walmart.com.
- Build the next generation of our advertiser self serve interfaces and have an opportunity for greenfield development using the latest in frontend technologies.