Senior Software Engineer

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

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

The Merchant Data Science team researches and develops algorithms that power our core areas like pricing, assortment optimization, replenishment, store layout, etc. We work at enormous scale (millions of items x thousands of stores x dozens of variations) to deliver great products at great prices to our customers.

You will be working closely with data scientists, machine learning engineers, operations research scientists, data engineers within the team as well collaborate with product managers and software engineers from partner teams to deliver data products that aim to simplify and streamline our store operations.  

What we are looking for

  • Experience with building real time inference systems for deploying Machine Learning models. 
  • Proficiency in Python (preferred) or another high level programming language (e.g. Java, C++, Scala), and familiarity with Linux/Unix/Shell environments.  
  • Advanced knowledge of complex software design, distributed system design, design patterns, data structures and algorithms.  
  • Experience with SQL, NO-SQL databases (e.g. MySQL, Cassandra, etc.) 
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.  
  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science or engineering discipline with 2+ years of experience in software development or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or engineering discipline with 4+ years of experience in software development
  • Strong inclination towards exploring and learning new technologies.  
  • Working knowledge in container and cloud native technologies – Kubernetes, Docker. 
  • Experience with CI/CD tools such as Jenkins and Maven.  
  • Experience with all phases of the software development life cycle, best practices, and Agile Software Development. 

  

Minimum Qualifications...  

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 3 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 5 years’ experience in software engineering

  

Preferred Qualifications...   

  • Experience building and maintaining large scale machine learning systems
  • Familiarity with public cloud technologies in Azure or GCP especially AKS or GKE. 
  • Experience with developing Restful APIs using Python
  • Experience in retail organizations  

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.

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.

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.

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...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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