Senior Manager – Software Engineering Technology

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 07/09/2019
Engineering

Job Description

Position Description


Our team sits at the heart of supply chain and we are responsible for the movement of inventory across thousands of nodes ( DC’s, FC’s, and Stores). If you want impact? The systems you get to help design and lead are responsible for more than 500M inventory decision. This decisions help ensure we have product when and where are customers want them. You want a challenge? Come join a team that is merging digital and physical, building real-time systems at scale, responding quicker to changes in the supply chain and creating a more efficient flow of inventory. You want technology? Whether you’re in to large scale data problems, algo’s, BE, FE, etc.. we are working with all the latest technologies including Java / Spring, React/Redux, Spark, Kafka, etc. all deployed in either a private or public cloud environment utilizing docker/kubernetes.


What you’ll do
Manage software development engineers; mentor them through their career growth
Lead end-to-end Engineering projects, be responsible for the outcomes of the project, how it’s delivered, and the quality of delivery.
Build an open, transparent, honest, positive, and energized culture.
Improve, optimize, and identify opportunities for improved software development life cycle.
Engage and drive technical architecture, design and discussions.
Drive our technical roadmap and direction of our stack.
Ensure the happiness and productivity of the team's software engineers
Collaborate with Cross functional teams, Product, UX and Technical Support teams
Utilize professional acumen to improve WalmartLabs technology, product, and Engineering

Minimum Qualifications


2 years supervisory experience.

Bachelor s degree in Computer Science and 5 years experience in software engineering or related field OR 7 years experience in software engineering or related field.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


Highly technical hands-on and an effective people leader
Organize and facilitate regular 1:1's with your team for coaching and mentoring
2+ years in driving and retaining a high performance team
7+ years building and maintaining highly scalable, high performance, back-end systems
Experience building, adopting and maintaining RESTful API’s
Experience with API’s, micro-services, and event based systems
Ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment
Familiarity with Automation Tools
Strong customer focus and obsession with quality

Knowledge of supply chain systems with emphasis on Inventory and Replenishment

Experience in Azure cloud architecture and deployments

Experience with containers


Contact me here at thomas.aikman@walmart.com to learn more and please make sure to send me a copy of your resume - non LinkedIn generated please. I look forward to hearing from you.

Company Summary


What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.

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