Director, Software Engineering

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


  • Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics
  • Develops and executes technical software development strategy for ecommerce applications and systems using current business roadmap
  • Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
  • Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals
  • Drives continuous process improvement and innovation
  • Ensures product quality
  • Executes engineering projects
  • Provides overall direction
  • Reduces customer impact (for example, sales loss) due to applications systems issues

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 7 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications or mobile software and 2 years supervisory experience

Additional Preferred Qualifications


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Company Summary


Walmart International:

Through the innovative fusion of retail, social and mobile, Walmart International and @WalmartLabs is redefining Commerce for the largest retailer worldwide. We are a group comprised of the brightest technologists and business people in the industry, excited about the limitless opportunities that this next generation of Commerce will bring to billions of people around the globe, all in an effort to help them save money and live better. As the idea incubator for the world's largest global retailer, we don't just build products, we create experiences. Every day is an opportunity to reshape the landscape of ecommerce while having a lasting impact on the industry. Walmart International taps into the talents of online retail visionaries to design, prototype and build technology-fueled products that bridge the gap between what's next and what's best. Walmart International brings together dozens of engineers, scientists and product experts to execute a cutting edge vision. If you're fluent in the language of innovation, Walmart International is a place to become a leading change agent. Join us.

Position Summary


The Director of Engineering for Mexico eCommerce in Walmart International will manage a development team for the platforms under Mexico eCommerce’s banners. S/he will be responsible for application development in support of the multi-channel roadmap by leading the engineering organization in delivering each application in accordance with the architectural vision, product guidance, and goal performance, scalability and availability set for each application.

S/he will manage a large team of talented engineers and managers. Management responsibility includes people management, functional management, and strategic leadership for Mexico’s high growth omni-channel eCommerce business.

Position Description:
• Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics
• Delivers high quality products
• Delivers new products with minimum customer impact or sales loss
• Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
• Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals
• Executes technical strategies for eCommerce applications and systems
• Drives continuous process improvement and innovation
• Ensures the successful execution of engineering projects
• Provides overall direction for delivery engineering