Senior Manager I, Software Engineering

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


The Online Grocery, Customer Experience team lives on the front line of e-commerce
innovation. Our view is that the future of e-commerce is all about fresh, and there is no one with
a better footprint in fresh than Walmart. We’re crushing it with grocery pickup & delivery. This
collaborative team, made up of Engineering, UX, Product management, along with web and
technology evangelists, is rapidly building and iterating over new products and site features at
scale. We deliver high performing solutions - from our next gen front-end platform (electrode),
next gen mobile developer platform (electrode-native) to our best-in-class node.js services
which powers our online grocery e-commerce backbone. Continuous innovation with a keen
focus on positively impacting the grocery shopping experience for millions of customers makes
this work incredibly exciting, come change the way US buys groceries!

• Manage software development engineers and lead end-to-end Engineering projects
• Mentor software engineers through their career growth
• Build an open, positive and energized culture.
• Engage and drive technical architecture, design and discussions.
• Drive our technical roadmap and direction of our stack.
• Ensure the happiness and productivity of the team’s software engineers
• Collaborate with Cross functional teams, Product, UX and Technical Support teams
• Utilize professional acumen to improve WalmartLabs technology, product, and Engineering

News and Press
Our innovative spirit is attracting industry notice. We were named as one of MIT's smartest
companies, pointing to our success in creating shopping experiences that incorporate mobile
apps, mobile web, augmented reality, social media, and more. The work we have done in
devices and web have been noteworthy with products like Self Service Kiosk,
(http://www.businessinsider.com/walmart-built-a-giant-vending-machine-that-retrieves-groceries-
2017-6) and Pickup Towers (
http://www.businessinsider.com/walmart-expands-pickup-towers-for-online-orders-to-100-stores
-2017-7 ). All our apps now are responsive and built once for all channels, devices.

#LI-JB1

Minimum Qualifications


• Highly technical hands-on and an effective people leader.
• Organize and facilitate regular 1:1’s with your team for coaching and mentoring.
• 2+ years in driving and retaining a high performance team.
• 5+ years of experience building highly scalable, high performance, responsive web
applications.
• 2+ years of Experience with ReactJs/Redux, Node.js
• Proficient in JavaScript, AJAX, HTML5, CSS3, JSON
• Experience interfacing with Web Services platforms
• Ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment
• Familiarity with Automation Tools
• Strong customer focus and obsession with quality

Additional Preferred Qualifications


• Experience/solid understanding in the following areas,
• Experience in Javascript fundamentals, React, Redux, Node.js.
• Knowledge on React Native
• Experience building, adopting and maintaining REST’ful api’s.

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


The Online Grocery, Customer Experience team lives on the front line of e-commerce
innovation. Our view is that the future of e-commerce is all about fresh, and there is no one with
a better footprint in fresh than Walmart. We’re crushing it with grocery pickup & delivery. This
collaborative team, made up of Engineering, UX, Product management, along with web and
technology evangelists, is rapidly building and iterating over new products and site features at
scale. We deliver high performing solutions - from our next gen front-end platform (electrode),
next gen mobile developer platform (electrode-native) to our best-in-class node.js services
which powers our online grocery e-commerce backbone. Continuous innovation with a keen
focus on positively impacting the grocery shopping experience for millions of customers makes
this work incredibly exciting, come change the way US buys groceries!

• Manage software development engineers and lead end-to-end Engineering projects
• Mentor software engineers through their career growth
• Build an open, positive and energized culture.
• Engage and drive technical architecture, design and discussions.
• Drive our technical roadmap and direction of our stack.
• Ensure the happiness and productivity of the team’s software engineers
• Collaborate with Cross functional teams, Product, UX and Technical Support teams
• Utilize professional acumen to improve WalmartLabs technology, product, and Engineering