Software Engineer III

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 01/12/2022

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Here at Walmart, we’re driven by an intellectual curiosity that keeps us on the cutting-edge of user design and a seamless customer experience. We’re intrigued by the opportunity to engineer the most optimal approach that drives conversions and generates consumer loyalty across every touchpoint of the digital journey.

As a Software Engineer III, you’ll spend your days translating requirements into solutions, writing code, collaborating with cross-functional teams and providing us with the insights necessary to think beyond the status quo. You’ll oversee small project teams consisting of other engineers who will look to you as a trusted 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?

  • Assists in providing guidance to small groups of two to three engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by proving pertinent documents, directions, examples, and timeline.

  • Provides support to the business by responding to user questions, concerns, and issues (for example, technical feasibility, implementation strategies); researching and identifying needed solutions; determining implementation designs; providing guidance regarding implications of new and enhanced systems; identifying short and long term solutions; and directing users to appropriate contacts for issues outside of associate's domain.

  • Manages small to large-sized complex projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; researching and identifying alternative solutions; determining needed solution based on return on investment and value add to the business; 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; identifying areas of opportunity; interpreting information and identifying a solution; ensuring solution is sustainable across implementation and use; troubleshooting open issues and bug-fixes; and ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs.

  • Troubleshoots business and production issues by gathering information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); performing root cause analysis to reduce future issues; engaging support teams to assist in the resolution of issues; developing solutions; driving the development of an action plan; performing actions as designated in the plan; interpreting the results to determine further action; and completing online documentation.

  • Participates in the discovery phase of small to medium-sized projects to come up with high level design by partnering with the product management, project management, business, and user experience teams.

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales.

  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities.

  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

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:

  • Expert level knowledge and hands on experience of .NET framework and C# or VB.NET language.

  • Best practices for applications developed using .NET framework including unit testing and integration testing.

  • A disciplined approach to development, code review, testing, documentation and code structure in a team environment.

  • Expert level knowledge in developing, troubleshooting SQL scripts and stored procedure for relational databases.

Our Ideal Candidate will have:

  • Bachelor of Science and 5 years experience in software engineering OR Master of Science with 2 years experience in software engineering.

  • Must have Strong development background with .NET tech stack(C#, VB.NET).

  • Must have experience with relational databases SQL and stored procedure development.

  • Nice to have experience in nodejs, reactjs and front end technologies.

  • Excellent written communication and follow-up skills

  • Experience in agile delivery, as well as DevOps.

  • Experience with functional, regression, performance and stress testing

  • Experience with enhancing automated tests in CI/CD pipelines

  • Experience with NoSQL (i.e. Cosmos) and RDBMS (MySQL, Azure SQL)

  • Ability to work in a cloud computing environment (infrastructure, storage, platforms and/or data)

  • Knowledge of container technologies like Docker

  • 1 years experience designing technical solutions in response to customer requests or changes in retail business.

  • 2 years of experience designing, leading, and implementing technology projects.

  • 2 years of experience in production support, including problem identification, ticket documentation, and customer and vendor relations.

  • 2 years of experience troubleshooting network infrastructure problems.

  • Enthusiasm, curiosity, energy, perseverance and the desire to solve big problems

  • Ability to work in a results-oriented, rapidly changing, dynamic and fast-paced environment and the ability to learn and adapt to new technology quickly

You’ll make an impact by…

  • Effectively translating requirements into project parameters while working with agility from cradle to grave.

  • Helping cross-functional teams to solve for business problems and develop solutions that enable us to redefine a “best-in-class” customer experience.

  • Encouraging the project teams that you oversee to work collaboratively and to aim for insight-driven outcomes. 

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 .NET frameworks.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the following programming Languages: .NET, SQL, Stored procedure, git/version control systems, CI/CD.

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.

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 2 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 4 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.

Masters: Computer Science

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

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