Software Architect, Personalization

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


This software development position will be responsible for design, implementation and unit testing of Vudu’s content delivery and server architecture. This position will be primarily responsible for the company’s personalization server applications and machine learning technology.

Minimum Qualifications


Minimum Qualifications
• Bachelors + 5, MS + 3 years of experience.
• 4+ years of application development experience preferred.
• Self-motivated hands on generalist in server software development.
• Experience in developing a highly available and scalable service oriented architecture.
• Start-up work experiences a plus.

Technical Skills
• Experience with open source distributed computing techniques and frameworks, such as Hadoop, Spark, HBase, MapReduce.
• Experience with open source machine learning frameworks such as TensorFlow, Spark MLIB, or PredictionIO
• Experience working with large datasets and streaming data pipelines.
• Knowledge of supervised, and unsupervised machine learning techniques: classification, regression, clustering
• Comfortable with linear algebra and statistics
• Experience in CI-CD (Continues Integration/ Continues Deployment)
• Experience with web services, application servers and database servers (SQL and NoSQL).
• Proficient in performance tuning and monitoring services.
• Proficient with Linux.
• Data center experience is highly desirable.
• CDN knowledge is highly desirable.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


• Good verbal and written communication skills.
• Committed to software quality and customer satisfaction
• Able to work in fast pace high performance development environment.
• Ability to meet deadlines and commitment to team goals.

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 software development position will be responsible for design, implementation and unit testing of Vudu’s content delivery and server architecture. This position will be primarily responsible for the company’s personalization server applications and machine learning technology.