(USA) Senior Manager I, Software Engineering

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 11/03/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Here at Walmart Health & Wellness, we’re driven by an intellectual curiosity that keeps us on the cutting-edge of application design and a seamless customer experience. We’re intrigued by the opportunity to engineer the most optimal approach that drives customer health experiences that build trust with our Pharmacies, Vision Centers and Clinics. 

As Senior Manager I, Software Engineering, you will oversee project teams consisting of motivated engineers who will look to you as a trusted leader, advisor, a subject matter expert who provides guidance and the right tools to get the job done. 

Now, imagine doing all the above for the world’s largest retailer. That’s the Walmart experience. Intrigued? 

  • Supports business objectives by collaborating with business partners to identify opportunities; addressing high-priority initiatives (for example, business strategy, technical feasibility, implementation alternatives); identifying short- and long-term solutions; 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
  • Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices by leading internal technical teams; partnering with cross-functional teams across the business; developing assessments of key opportunities; documenting project scopes; developing long-range plans and project timelines; communicating with and influencing decision-makers and executives within the organization; and resolving technology differences across teams through informed discussions.
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and communicating business plans and priorities; removing barriers and obstacles that impact performance; providing resources; identifying performance standards; measuring progress and adjusting performance accordingly; developing contingency plans; and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous learning.
  • 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.
  • Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost effectiveness; and participating in and supporting community outreach events.

About You 

You have and can implement big ideas with a positive attitude. You want to be a part of the team to disrupt this industry and you have these main skills: 

  • Prior experience in architecting and building large scale applications
  • Knowledge of CI/CD systems, cloud-native software development, app performance, and monitoring routines
  • Fluent in technical communications to address engineers as well as senior leadership (technical diagrams, specs, presentation)
  • Prior record of managing and building high-performance engineering teams
  • Thorough understanding of modern security practices and data architectures
  • Solid devops skills in troubleshooting live applications, assessing performance bottlenecks of applications.
  • Ability to drive the technical discussion between various teams and groups to conclusion. 

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process. 

Skill Set Additions:  

  • Knowledge of technologies used in building scalable, distributed systems in virtualized cloud environments. 
  • Ability to design for fault tolerance and high availability.
  • Have proficient knowledge and experience with Kafka Queues, Cassandra, SQL
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the following programming Languages: Java, Python, Kotlin, Bash, Spark (SQL, Streaming). Distributed Version Control (GIT), Continuous Integration (Jenkins) experience.
  • Solid devops skills in troubleshooting live applications, assessing performance bottlenecks of applications running on Linux

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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