Senior Manager I, Software Engineering (Intl. Emerging Tech)

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 11/10/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Senior Manager I, Software Engineering - International Emerging Tech

About the Team

As a part of the Intl. Emerging Tech Team, you will work with world class engineers, product owners, and designers to solve problems in various parts of the business (merchandising, supply chain, store operations, eCom etc.) using emerging tech systems. You will think constantly about the potential futures, the implications for Walmart, and the right technology. And then you will build/implement it!

You will build industry defining reusable customer and partner facing services and products to drive differentiated experiences and revenue. You will be in the unique position to be of service to both our customers and our associates as a member of this organization supporting all international segments of Walmart. If you are the type of person who feels a personal stake in everything that you work on, has a strong sense of ownership, has a love for solving complex problems, has a passion for emerging technology, knows how to foster strong relationships and build trust, and works for the success of the entire team - then our Sr. Manager I, Software Engineering – International Emerging Tech could be for you. The ideal candidate will have a breadth of technical knowledge in AI, Robotics, AR, VR, IoT, will be a continuous learner/builder and a mentor to other technical associates.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…

  • You are a prototyper, visionary and innovator
  • You have an entrepreneurial drive and strong ownership over your work
  • You are passionate, driven, and humble in your approach
  • You like digging into data and doing some analysis
  • You’re excited about solving complex challenges
  • You’re customer-centric in spirit and in execution
  • You thrive on both leveraging and leading the way
  • You’re comfortable motivating others, leading teams, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly
  • You have a test and learn mentality and an agile way of working to improve your team’s products

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Partnering with our Product & Design teams to deliver on team’s objectives. Building quick prototypes of solutions to get quick user feedback and value data.
  • Bringing Passion to ideate, plan, and build new emerging tech solutions.
  • Translating project requirements into technical solutions, gathering requested information (eg: design documents, wire frames, architecture diagrams), writing and developing code, conducting unit testing, communicating statuses/issues with team members, troubleshooting.
  • Conducting industry and competitive analysis to understand new technology offerings and tradeoffs.
  • Developing and enhancing products – you will determining technical needs based on the defined problem and product roadmaps, inform rollout strategy, and manage risks. Measuring results of tests.
  • Defining vision and strategies for your initiatives, using domain expertise, internal and external best practices, identifying opportunities, building proposals for improvements. Defining best practices across internal tech teams
  • Building collaborative relationships with key partners to strike a balance between features and tech debt.
  • Providing overall direction for the product and manage the TCO end-to-end.
  • Be hands-on in building next gen platforms and solutions, and determining the path to scaling.
  • Attracting & retaining talent by creating a safe culture with each team member owning their work and holding each other accountable. Championing Walmart’s values. Providing supervision and development opportunities for associates. Establishing performance expectations and supporting team to deliver to the highest expectations.


  • Bachelor's in Engineering degree required/Master’s a huge plus!
  • 8+ years in software/hardware/network engineering, emerging technologies and prototyping
  • Experience in leading Engineering teams with diverse skillsets
  • Data driven mindset with a degree in a quantitative discipline such as Computer Science, Statistics or Mathematics
  • Sound business judgment as well as ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements, and prioritize.
  • Must be able and willing to think and act strategically and tactically.

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.

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 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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