Staff Software Engineer

Walmart Stores SAN BRUNO, CA

About the Job

Position Description


  • Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
  • Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Supports business objectives
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues
  • Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment


#LI-SN1

Minimum Qualifications


  • Bachelor of Science and 6 years experience in software engineering OR Master of Science and 3 years experience in software engineering.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


Preferred Qualifications
• Fluency in Java, JavaScript, advanced shell scripting, Configuration management -Ansible, chef, puppet
• Experience with Go development
• Knowledge of micro services architectures, Istio, and micrometer
• Real time data ingestion with Spark
• Knowledge of Kubernetes, containers, service meshes, and micro services
• Experience in creating and maintaining managed metric services
• Experience with large scale distributed system deployments
• Experience with advanced SQL queries
• Experience with observability tools and system architectures
• Involvement and contribution with open source software communities
• Deep understanding and experience with Kafka, Cassandra, and TSDBs

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


  • Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
  • Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Supports business objectives
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues
  • Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment