SENIOR SOFTWARE ENGINEER

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


- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent
- 5 - 7 years direct industry experience in distributed systems
- Proven experience with Kafka, Cassandra, Storm, Elastic Search/SOLR
- Very good oral and written communication skills
- Ability to be part of a team and work with people
- Familiarity with programming languages like Python or Java

Additional Preferred Qualifications


- Background in Analytics, Data Science

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


Design, develop and implement distributed systems for the Walmart Product Catalog. Enhance systems to support new and existing initiatives to grow the Walmart Catalog from 170M to over 300+M. Facilitate software instrumentation to manage and control large scalable architectures.