Software Engineer 3

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


As a Software Engineer, you will work on specific real-life technical challenges related to supply chain and fulfillment projects, and use your technical skills to solve complex business and technical problems that impact millions of customers. You will be challenged to optimize the performance of Customer Promise products like order management, supply chain, logistics, inventory management and forecasting, returns, and integration with fulfillment centers and third-party drop ship vendors while maintaining performance at scale.

Software Engineer III responsibilities will including the following:
• Improve the implementation of the Segmentation interface. The Segmentation tool allows marketers to use customer facets across Walmart’s stores, dotcom, demographics, geographic, etc. information, and build custom segments to enable personalization, marketing and advertising.
• Leverage big data technology (Hadoop, hive, Spark, Storm, Couchbase, etc.) to build data processing pipeline to:
- Add new custom segments to the segmentation tool
- Simplify the process of on-boarding custom segments
- Proper monitoring and alerting for the data quality and freshness
- Improve the running time of the segmentation tool
- Improve the reliability of the data pipeline
- Develop test suites and tools for continuous integration of changes to the
segmentation tool
• Work with an agile team to craft and compile requirements, document and review high level engineering approach
• Identify best fit open source offerings that can help implement the requirements

Minimum Qualifications


EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS
• Masters degree Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related field.

ABOUT YOU
• Hands-on programming experience in Java/J2EE/Python/C/C++, and SQL
• Knowledge of Hive or Hadoop.
• A visionary engineer or technologist with a passion for learning new technologies, programming wizardry, and translating them into working software.
• Passionate about user experience
• An awesome programmer with high levels of creativity and quick solving capabilities to change the world in a huge way

Additional Preferred Qualifications


• Knowledge of e-commerce is a plus

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


As a Software Engineer, you will work on specific real-life technical challenges related to supply chain and fulfillment projects, and use your technical skills to solve complex business and technical problems that impact millions of customers. You will be challenged to optimize the performance of Customer Promise products like order management, supply chain, logistics, inventory management and forecasting, returns, and integration with fulfillment centers and third-party drop ship vendors while maintaining performance at scale.

Software Engineer III responsibilities will including the following:
• Improve the implementation of the Segmentation interface. The Segmentation tool allows marketers to use customer facets across Walmart’s stores, dotcom, demographics, geographic, etc. information, and build custom segments to enable personalization, marketing and advertising.
• Leverage big data technology (Hadoop, hive, Spark, Storm, Couchbase, etc.) to build data processing pipeline to:
- Add new custom segments to the segmentation tool
- Simplify the process of on-boarding custom segments
- Proper monitoring and alerting for the data quality and freshness
- Improve the running time of the segmentation tool
- Improve the reliability of the data pipeline
- Develop test suites and tools for continuous integration of changes to the
segmentation tool
• Work with an agile team to craft and compile requirements, document and review high level engineering approach
• Identify best fit open source offerings that can help implement the requirements