Senior Manager I, Software Engineering

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 07/13/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Senior Manager I, Software Engineering - Core DevOps Platform Team

About the Team

We are looking for a Senior Engineering Manager to add to our Quality and Gating Engineering pillar within our Core DevOps Developer productivity platform. This role will be responsible for leading the engineering team responsible for developing platform products that are part of integrated CI/CD tech stack, scaling them to leverage Cloud based solutions including but not limited to Walmart’s Kubernetes platform and integrating the products with Core DevOps platform.

As a primary leader of the team, you’ll influence, coach and be a servant leader to multiple teams participating and contributing in transforming products and platforms in this space. Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; directing and reviewing design artifacts (for example, proof of concepts, prototypes); writing and developing code; overseeing software design; reviewing unit test cases; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; directing project team and cross functional teams; enhancing design to prevent reoccurrences' of defects; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs; interacting with project manager to provide input on project plan; and providing leadership to the project team.


Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design by partnering with the Product Management, Project Management, Security and Governance, Enterprise Architecture, and Application Development teams; obtaining cross-function approvals; driving proof-of-concept; and implementing prototypes to validate ideas.


Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by selecting and training; mentoring; assigning duties; building a team-based work environment; establishing performance expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations; providing recognition and rewards; coaching for success and improvement; and ensuring diversity awareness.
Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to others in their use and application; ensuring compliance with them; and utilizing and supporting the Open Door Policy.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if:
You’re comfortable influencing others, leading team, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly
You’re a problem solver and like digging in
You have a test and learn mentality , and an agile way of working to improve your team’s products
You’re excited about solving complex challenges
You’re customer-centric in spirit and execution
You have exposure working with cloud technologies
You have experience leading teams and implementing technology globally

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Building and leading teams: Set and manage globally distributed engineering teams.

  • Providing cross-functional leadership: Working cross-functionally with product, engineering, program, and application development teams to deliver platform needs globally.Developing and executing plans: Drive the execution of multiple business plans and tech initiatives.

  • Effectively communicate execution, capacity, resource plans, and priorities

  • Building strategic relationships with stakeholders.

  • Operating with excellence – Set an example in managing code quality via reviews, coverage, automation for the core application, and peer teams. Contribute to technology backlog based on reviews.


Minimum Qualifications
Bachelor of Science and 6 years' experience in software engineering OR Master of Science and 3 years' experience in software engineering

Preferred Qualifications...Outlined below are the optional preferred
Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field and 4 years' experience in software engineering or related field

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. careers.walmart.com

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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