Software Engineer 3

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


  • Assists in providing guidance to small groups of two to three engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Manages small to large-sized complex projects
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Participates in the discovery phase of small to medium-sized projects to come up with high level design
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Provides support to the business
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues

Minimum Qualifications


The Merchant Technology group is a team of engineers, data scientists and product leaders who are responsible for the analytics, tools and platforms to support our merchandizing strategies including competitive intelligence, algorithmic pricing, product catalog, marketplace and product search. The ideal candidate will be part of the product catalog, code and maintain item ingestion as well as read services that power Walmart and its subsidiaries with low latency and high throughput.

Position Description:
• Develops innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
• Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
• Strong working knowledge of distributed services, multi-threading, performance optimization at scale for high throughput-low latency applications.
• Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
• Leads and participates in end to end service implementations, data feeds ingestion, and orchestration
• Designs and implements low latency ingestion and read services.
• Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
• Troubleshoots business and production issues
• Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment

Additional Preferred Qualifications



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 Merchant Technology group is a team of engineers, data scientists and product leaders who are responsible for the analytics, tools and platforms to support our merchandizing strategies including competitive intelligence, algorithmic pricing, product catalog, marketplace and product search. The ideal candidate will be part of the product catalog, code and maintain item ingestion as well as read services that power Walmart and its subsidiaries with low latency and high throughput.

Position Description:
• Develops innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
• Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
• Strong working knowledge of distributed services, multi-threading, performance optimization at scale for high throughput-low latency applications.
• Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
• Leads and participates in end to end service implementations, data feeds ingestion, and orchestration
• Designs and implements low latency ingestion and read services.
• Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
• Troubleshoots business and production issues
• Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment