Staff Software Engineer

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

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by providing pertinent
documents, direction, and examples; identifying short- and long- term solutions and timeline; reviewing and approving proposed solutions;
implementing new architectural patterns; and performing design and code re

What You’ll Do:  

  • Lead the discovery phase of projects to come up with the high-level design. 
  • Design and Architect the component 
  • Working across other teams to collect requirements and articulate into the design. 
  • Developed innovative strategies, processes, and best practices while leading internal technical teams  
  • Lead the discovery phase of projects to come up with the high-level design by partnering with the product management, project management, and business and user experience teams.  
  • 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. 
  • 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.  
  • Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional 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; enhancing design to prevent re-occurrences of defects; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs; interacting with project manager to provide input on project plan; and providing leadership to the project team.  
  • 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. 
  • Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment by analyzing industry best practices; bench marking industry against internal processes and solutions; researching or influencing future industry solutions for fit with internal needs; and defining software development guidelines, standards and processes. 

What You’ll Bring:  

  • 8+ years of software development (Java)
  • Solid skills in java stack (Spring, Maven, JaxRs, Hibernate)
  • Solid experience with REST APIs
  • Strong experience within the Cloud using Azure
  • Experience with using Linux command line tools
  • Experience using source control systems (git)
  • Experience with working with CI/CD (Jenkins/Travis)
  • Experience with working with cloud deployments (scaling, resiliency, load balancing etc)
  • Experience leading 6-8 junior engineers from a technical delivery standpoint
  • Experience with SQL and NoSQL databases (MSSQL, Cassandra, Couchbase)
  • Experience working with message stream systems (Kafka, RabbitMQ)
  • Experience working in agile environment (Scrum, daily standups etc)
  • Experience of delivering and supporting a large scale production system
  • Experience with being a core contributor to a software project: understanding domain and business requirements, being responsible for critical parts of the application
  • Experience working with logging and application monitoring stack: Splunk, Grafana, Dynatrace
  • Good communication skills, working in multi-team project

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.  

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.  

About Global Tech 

Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists and service professionals within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates. To others, innovation looks like an app, service or some code, but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human-led is our true disruption. 

We’re virtual and Onsite

Working virtually has helped us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team, be more flexible in our personal lives and spend less time commuting.  Today, we are reimagining the tech workplace of the future by making a permanent transition to virtual work for most of our team. Of course, being together in person is an important part of our culture and shared success. We’ll collaborate in person at a regular cadence and with

   

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.

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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