Software Engineer III-IAM

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 09/24/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

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 by responding to user questions, concerns, and issues (for example, technical feasibility, implementation strategies); researching and identifying needed solutions; determining implementation designs; providing guidance regarding implications of new and enhanced systems; identifying short and long term solutions; and directing users to appropriate contacts for issues outside of associate's domain.


Manages small to large-sized complex projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; researching and identifying alternative solutions; determining needed solution based on return on investment and value add to the business; 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; identifying areas of opportunity; interpreting information and identifying a solution; ensuring solution is sustainable across implementation and use; troubleshooting open issues and bug-fixes; and ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs.


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


Participates in the discovery phase of small to medium-sized projects to come up with high level design by partnering with the product management, project management, business, and user experience teams.


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.

Summary / Job Description

4 to 8 years of extensive experience in Java & J2EE based Web Technologies & Frameworks with a focus in: web services architecture / highly scalable systems / Identity and Access Management.    

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Must be interested in building Java/J2EE based software frameworks (Platform as a Service) that can be used as basic building blocks to power Walmart’s eCommerce sites.
  • Must be able to defend architectural & design approaches. If the person has past business product domain exposure like - payments, inventory management or order workflow, etc - the person should be able to recognize architectural best practices in that domain & be able to analytically discuss scaling factors.
  • Must have a strong desire to write code and own existing code. Java hands-on skill is a must have.
  • Hands-on experience with some of these technologies & frameworks is strongly desired: Spring, JPA, cache architecture, RESTful Web Services, JAX-RS, IAM, SSO, OAuth.
  • Must have a good aptitude to collaborate in an open environment and have a keenness to step in & take up responsibility with a focus on delivery.
  • Must be passionate about technology and have a deep knowledge in internals of 1-2 technology domains like: network protocols & security / JVM internals & Garbage Collection algorithms / Failure detection algorithms & Application failover strategies / Internals of Linux or Unix / Routing, Load Balancing schemes & Virtualization / Indexing schemes, data replication, workings of a query engine, etc.
  • Exposure to Cloud Architecture & Deployment
  • Manages small to large-sized complex projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; researching and identifying alternative solutions;
  • 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.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field.

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 2 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 4 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.

Masters: Computer Science

Primary Location...

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

Employer Job Listing Link

https://click.appcast.io/track/b2uzi2x-org?cs=37f&jg=1yfx&bid=lUf2CslKyPxm6i440ZgUYA==