Senior Software Engineer

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 09/17/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; gathering requested information (for example, design documents, product requirements, wire frames); writing and developing code; conducting unit testing; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; collaborating with project team and cross functional teams; troubleshooting open issues and bug-fixes; 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 work of other small groups of four to six engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by proving pertinent documents, direction, and examples; identifying short and long term solutions and timeline; reviewing and providing feedback for proposed solutions; and performing design and code reviews of changes.

Troubleshoots business and production issues by gathering information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); engaging support teams to assist in the resolution of issues; formulating an action plan; performing actions as designated in the plan; interpreting the results to determine further action; performs root cause analysis to prevent future occurrence of issues; and completing online documentation.

Provides support to the business by responding to user's questions, concerns, and issues (for example, technical feasibility, implementation strategies); identifying short- and long-term solutions; facilitating resolutions; and leading cross-functional partnership.

Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design by partnering with the product management, project management, business and user experience teams; and obtaining cross-function approvals.

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 mission, values, and 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.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…

  • You are an expert in test automation
  • You have experience with highly available, reliable, scalable, multi-tenant and high performance capabilities
  • You know how to incrementally design an ideal solution

You’ll make an impact by: 

  • Establishing and implementing automated test procedures
  • Collaborating with the team to improve efficiency and accelerate product releases
  • Driving innovation and streamlining overall testing processes and tools
  • Maintaining knowledge on industry innovations, trends, and practices to improve efficiency
  • ​​Ensuring quality and consistent behavior through automated testing
  • Building a team environment by partnering to solve problems and staying focused till there is a solution

What you’ll bring

  • Knowledge of QA automation standards and procedures to determine product quality and release readiness
  • An ability to identify, isolate, and track bugs resolution throughout testing
  • Experience with reviewing user interfaces for consistency and functionality
  • A deep understanding of tools and building test automation
  • Expertise with testing frameworks and the entire testing lifecycle
  • A passion for the creation, design and execution of test strategies, including writing test plans, test cases and test scenarios
  • Experience with integrating automated test suites with CI/CD pipelines


  • 5+ years of software testing experience, understanding of business requirements and enterprise systems functionality
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience testing web and mobile applications
  • Experience with Postman or any other tools for API testing
  • High level knowledge of how UIs interact with APIs
  • Working as part of a distributed agile development team
  • Knowledge of professional software engineering practices and best practices for the full software development life cycle
  • Experience collaborating with users, other technical teams, and management
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent experience

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 3 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 5 years’ experience in software
engineering or related field.

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 2 years' experience in software engineering or related field

Primary Location...

508 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

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