Senior Manager I, Software Engineering, Portfolio Tools

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 07/10/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

The Collaboration Tools Engineering Team provides a platform for Walmart global technology teams to plan, track and collaborate, and tools for executives to make decisions about resourcing and product roadmaps on a large scale. We leverage industry-standard tools like Jira and Confluence, and we build our own custom web tools, data and reporting to empower management decision-making and automate internal processes.

Locations: Dallas TX, Sunnyvale CA, Seattle WA, Reston VA

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…

  • You’re excited about solving complex challenges

  • You’re customer-centric in spirit and in execution

  • You’re comfortable influencing others, leading teams, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly

  • You have an agile way of working to improve your team’s products

  • You develop a strong team who continuously improve their ability to deliver for users

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Leading a team of software engineers who build internal web-based tools for managing technology teams, resources, and their work (portfolio tools).

  • Architecting solutions that simplify the work of developers, engineering managers, program managers, and product managers in a large engineering organization (20K+) built for scale.

  • Building tools that give the best-of commercial tools like Jira with custom solutions.

  • Building collaborative relationships with key partners by driving priorities aligned to business goals, communicating and prioritizing product roadmaps, and gaining buy-in from executive leadership

  • Determining the future of how Walmart technology teams decide, manage, and track their work.


  • Management of a 14-member multi-site software engineering team (people and technical management).

  • Experience with full stack web application development: Java and React; data technologies like Azure SQL, CosmosDB, Kafka; caching, object storage.

  • Cloud deployment such as Azure or GCP.

  • Ability to work across multiple engineering teams with source and downstream teams via API or data pipeline, and with peer product management and program management teams to deliver.

  • Ability to improve team processes such as automated testing, CI/CD, containers, secure coding.

  • Agile/scrum multi-team development experience in Jira.

  • Experience with reporting pipelines and BI tools.

Benefits & Perks: 

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more. 

Equal Opportunity Employer 

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. 

Who We Are?

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you’ll quickly find we’re a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement.  From day one, you’ll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life.

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 4 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 6 years’ experience in software
engineering or related field.
1 year’s 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 3 years' experience in software engineering

Primary Location...

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

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