Senior Software Engineer

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 09/28/2021

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, projectmanagement, 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.

We are looking for someone who can:

  • Increase overall application performance within our team.
  • Help breakdown complex technical projects into smaller tasks.
  • Help create and enforce development standards ,best-practices and guidelines.
  • Suggest changes & improvements to system and application architecture.

Our tech stack is:

  • API’s written in NodeJS running on Azure functions
  • CosmosDB (mongoDB) for database
  • Azure storage accounts for some blob data and static content
  • Azure queues for scalability & durability across large workloads: processing, parsing, hydrating, and sending notifications.
  • ReactJS SPA for the front-end
  • Material UI
  • Jest & Enzyme for unit tests

You should have:

  • 5+ years in enterprise software engineering
  • 2+ years tech lead
  • 2+ years developing with React in production environments
  • 2+ years NoSQL, preferably MongoDB
  • 2+ years leading and mentoring other team members
  • 2+ years with CI/CD tools like Jenkins
  • 1+ years with Cloud technology, preferably Azure
  • 1+ years with containers and container-related technologies (Docker, K8s/Kubernetes)


Nice to haves are:

  • Node.js
  • Typescript
  • GraphQL
  • ELK stack
  • Serverless Technologies/Functions
  • SQL (PostgreSQL)
  • Caching services (Redis/Memcache)


Minimum Qualifications...

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

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., 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...

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

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