Senior Software Engineer, Mobile

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


At Walmart Labs, we’re reinventing the world’s leading retail platform, leveraging our unique strengths to deliver the best customer experience wherever our customers shop. Imagine an environment where one line of code, one experiment, or one idea has the power to catapult an entire industry towards a smarter future. Better yet, imagine if that power could be yours, every day. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs.

While we are tech-empowered, we are people-led. We’re a team of 4,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart and across the world, delivering innovations that transform how our customers shop and how our enterprise operates. Our technologists solve some of the most complex problems at Walmart, building solutions that impact hundreds of millions of people for the world’s largest retailer.

We are a small team of engineers building mobile products for over 140 million customers who shop at Walmart stores every week. We are looking for product focused mobile engineers who share our passion to build high quality products and ship fast.

Our team builds products that empower customers in over 5000 Walmart stores. Our products include Scan & Go, Store Maps, Store Search, Store Pickup, eReceipts, Savings Catcher, and Walmart Pay. We are a data-driven team and we constantly improve our products based on user data and feedback. Moreover, we experiment with new features and technologies and scale successful products rapidly.

What You'll Do:

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale 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 four to six engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Provides support to the business
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years experience building scalable e-commerce applications or mobile software or Masters and 3+ years of relevant exp.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


  • Analyze and optimize iOS or Android applications.
  • Excellent knowledge of the iOS or Android platform and the associated tool chain.
  • Software development experience in Objective-C or Swift or Java/Kotlin.
  • Shipped one or more iOS or Android applications which are still available in the App Store.
  • Experience with web technologies.
  • Experiment with new technologies and features and build quick prototypes.
  • Excellent problem solving, critical thinking and communication skills.
  • Experience with unit testing, UI testing and test automation.

Company Summary


The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better.  With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

Position Summary


At Walmart Labs we’re reinventing the world’s leading retail platform, leveraging our unique strengths to deliver the best customer experience wherever our customers shop. Imagine an environment where one line of code, one experiment, or one idea has the power to catapult an entire industry towards a smarter future. Better yet, imagine if that power could be yours, every day. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs.

While we are tech-empowered, we are people-led. We’re a team of 4,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart and across the world, delivering innovations that transform how our customers shop and how our enterprise operates. Our technologists solve some of the most complex problems at Walmart, building solutions that impact hundreds of millions of people for the world’s largest retailer.