Software Engineer III

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 07/07/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

It's an exciting time to join our Walmart journey. We are seeking Backend Software Engineer for a key position in Walmart's Associate Tech initiatives. This dynamic team is responsible for building technology products that help our store associates to efficiently perform their job functions to ensure inventory accuracy for stores. The team works in large scale with billions of items shipped to and sold from stores on a daily basis to ensure merchandise availability and accurate financial reporting. You'll be part of Walmart's commitment to serve millions of customers.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if you…

  • Have a true passion about Technology
  • Have the desire to learn and grow
  • Encourage others to grow and be curious
  • Have ability to deal with concurrent asks

You’ll make an impact by…

  • Building and supporting impactful products
  • Supporting on a large scale
  • Having hands-on technical contribution
  • Having a voice on the tech stack

What you'll do

  • Assists in providing guidance to small groups of two to three engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by proving pertinent documents, directions, examples, and timeline.
  • 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.
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales.
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

What you’ll bring…

  • 3-5 years of experience designing and implementing scalable systems using Java and Spring framework/technology stack
  • 3-5 years of experience with RESTful API architecture and design
  • Experience implementing automation test suites using JUnit.
  • Experience with Continuous Integration and Continuous Delivery using Maven and Jenkins
  • Experience with Messaging tools like Kafka or ApacheMQ
  • Experience with application/infrastructure monitoring tools such as Splunk/Dynatrace stack
  • Experience using Relational Databases like MySQL or Oracle
  • Experience building applications and storing complex data across NoSQL data platforms like Cassandra
  • Experience with containerization technologies like Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with Agile and Scrum Methodologies

Preferred Qualifications...

  • Understanding micro-service architecture and domain driven approach
  • Experience of delivering and supporting a large scale production system
  • Experience working with logging and application monitoring stack: Splunk, Grafana etc.
  • Experience working with docker containers and container orchestration basics (Docker, Kubernetes/Docker Swarm)
  • Some level of experience with UI - being able to understand UI tech stack, needs and limitations
  • Good communication skills, working in multi-team project

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.

Working 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.

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity – unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor of Science and 5 years' experience in software engineering OR Master of Science

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Customer Care, Customer Service, Information Technology, Project Management, Retail Operations, Support, Technical Strategy, Troubleshooting

Masters: Computer Science

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

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