(USA) Senior Director I, Software Engineering - Technology for Merchants

  • Walmart
  • Lowell, AR, United States
  • 10/16/2020

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Merchant Technology engineers Walmart’s online and in store assortment, space, modular, sales performance, cost, negotiation and private brand tooling to provide the optimal experience for our merchants – and, ultimately the customer.

We are laser-focused in enabling our merchants to efficiently and effectively do their jobs and win the omni-channel space. If our merchants win, our customers win.  We are pulling together a potent mix of machine learning and raw software engineering to build a new merchandising platform to lead the charge to make Walmart the best place to shop

Excellence in:  

  • Technology: Hands on engineering leader with deep and broad technical capability, and an innate passion for technology. Excellence in software delivery experience for large teams is am must!

  • People Leadership and Talent Development: Manage a large team of software engineers and leaders. Develop a high performing innovative management team.  

  • Technical credibility with the engineering team and a proven ability to productively challenge current thinking. 

  • Industry: Retail, Tech and E-commerce a plus. Understands market demands and the competitive space

  • Communication and Relationships:  Strong relationship building with a diverse set of global business partners  

  • Degree in a STEM field preferred   

  • Is a missionary, not a mercenary  

You'll Sweep Us Off Our Feet:

  • 6 years experience designing and implementing technical solutions using industry standard tools (for example, Java) and design patterns (for example, integration patterns).

  • 6 years experience creating and presenting technical strategies and technical solution recommendations.

  • 5 years experience leading cross-functional teams in information technology or related field.

  • 4 years experience integrating new technologies or technical solutions into existing technology portfolio.

  • 4 years experience using object-oriented design concepts.

About Global Tech 

Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists and service professionals within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates. To others, innovation looks like an app, service or some code, but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human-led is our true disruption. 

We’re virtual 

Working virtually this year has helped us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team, be more flexible in our personal lives and spend less time commuting.  Today, we are reimagining the tech workplace of the future by making a permanent transition to virtual work for most of our team. Of course, being together in person is an important part of our culture and shared success. We’ll collaborate in person at a regular cadence and with purpose.   

However, relocation is required to Bentonville, AR Or Northern VA since, at this level, there will be onsite meetings with your presence required. 

Robust relocation benefit assistance offered.   

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Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 7 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 9 years’ experience in software
engineering or related field.
4 years’ supervisory experience

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field and 6 years' experience in software engineering

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