(USA) Staff Software Engineer (Machine Learning Engineer)- Pricing

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 01/11/2022

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

The Walmart Pricing Data Science team researches and develops algorithms that power our core areas like clearance markdowns, price elasticity, price recommendations, 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 merchandising decisions and store operations.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…  

  • 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 5+ years of experience in software development or Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or engineering discipline with 7+ 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. 

You’ll make an impact by:  

  • Developing technologically advanced solutions that make a large-scale impact and optimize the end-user experience.
  • Operating with a start-up mentality, bringing new ideas to the table, and inspiring those around you to do the same.
  • Identifying areas of opportunity, determining solution designs, and providing guidance to system and process enhancements.
  • Successfully translating requirements into technical solutions.

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, relocation benefits, the opportunity to work remotely 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 purpose.     

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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