Position: Software Engineer II
Job Location: 702 SW 8th St, Bentonville, AR 72716
Duties: Participates in small to medium-sized complex team projects by reviewing and understanding project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; researching and identifying alternative solutions; determining needed solutions based on return on investment and value add to the business; gathering needed information (for example, design documents, product requirements, wire frames); writing and developing code; communicating status and issues to appropriate team members and stakeholders; collaborating with project team and cross-functional teams; identifying areas of opportunity; interpreting information and identifying a solution; ensuring solution is sustainable across implementation and use; and ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs. Provides support to the business for new and existing systems by responding to user questions, concerns, and issues (for example, technical feasibility); researching and identifying needed solutions; determining implementation designs; providing guidance regarding implications of new and enhanced systems; and directing users to appropriate contacts for issues outside of own domain. Troubleshoots business and production issues by gathering information (for example, issue, impact, criticality); performing root cause analysis to reduce future issues; engaging support teams when needed; developing solutions; driving the development of an action plan; performing actions as designated in the plan; and completing online documentation.
Minimum education and experience required: Master’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field; OR Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field plus 1 year of experience in IT or related experience.
Skills required: Must have experience with: software development and software test automation; designing automation scripts (Data Driven and Test Design) using TestNG and Cucumber; Continuous Integration and Continuous Development (CI/CD) using Jenkins, Looper and Git; Apache KAFKA message streaming tool, data flow through producers and consumers of KAFKA topics to subsystems; mainframe systems, mainframe jobs and debugging, mainframe programs; data warehouse with tools like Teradata, SQL Server, and Db2; Cassandra NoSQL database; performance testing tools such as HP LoadRunner, and nGrinder; Java and Web Services; data migration, understanding data flows within systems, processing and analyzing the data with Java, Spark and SQL functions; Sqoop jobs for the data migration and data creation; Linux and Unix Shell Scripting; and software development and testing life cycle, and Agile methodologies. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.
Additional Preferred Qualifications
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.