Software Engineer III - Front-End

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 06/21/2022

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

About Project Diamond

Project Diamond is an exciting and high-profile project at Walmart whose purpose is to solve the biggest inventory challenges in retail using Artificial Intelligence, mobile devices, and embedded systems. We are a fast-moving, entrepreneurial team who recently graduated from Store No8, Walmart's technology incubator, into Walmart Global Tech. Does the process of building a product from scratch, proving business value and rapidly scaling inspire you? Project Diamond might be just what you're looking for!

Walmart Global Tech is transforming to meet the needs of the future of retail, ensuring that Walmart is that place in which people can grow their careers, and our organization ensures the best experience for the talent we manage and optimal service to the business. Leaders and individual contributors alike look to our Global Talent teams to influence talent strategy, optimize the recruiting process, and enable the business to make the best hiring decisions. This is that place where your passions meet purpose.

About the Role

As a Software Engineer III (Front-End) for Global Tech, you will work in a small team of engineers, directly developing next-generation consumer-facing applications that will transform the future of retail shopping. This role requires you to have solid front-end engineering skills. Specialization in web and mobile, UI/UX, and major development frameworks is essential. Working in a fast-paced environment, you will leverage your natural curiosity and inventive problem-solving talents to anticipate the needs of our customers before they walk in the door. You'll be pioneering technologies that reinvent the customer and associate experience, new ways of working, and new ways of shopping.

If you are motivated by complex, purposeful challenges and have a strong desire for hands-on programming, a Software Engineer III (Front-End) role with our team could be the fit you've been looking for.

This position features flexibility for remote work with occasional in-office collaboration. In office locations include: New York-Hoboken NJ, Bentonville AR, Dallas TX, San Francisco Bay Area, Seattle-Redmond WA.

What You'll Do
  • Join a newly created team as one of the early engineers and will have significant opportunity to make an impact by prototyping next generation online and in-store inventory experiences
  • Drive development of the Project Diamond portal that will host a set of ground breaking features that will push the envelope of innovation in inventory management automation.
  • Work with other Engineers on the discovery phases to come up with high level designs, partnering with product management to forecast business and operational issues (impact, criticality, root cause)
  • Assist and have hands-on responsibility for the design, prototype and build of new and innovative experiences that leverage the capabilities of computer vision and inventory management on web and mobile.
  • Contribute relevant, clean, concise quality documentation to Project Diamond's core capabilities
  • Champion best practices in Software development and Software development lifecycle

What You'll Need
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field
  • 4+ years professional experience building responsive, user-friendly web applications
  • Proficient understanding of base front end development technologies including HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript. Dart and Flutter experience is highly desirable.
  • Understand the concept of working with REST APIs
  • Building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use

What Wows Us
  • Extensive experience building production level Flutter websites
  • Strong experience with Go and API management
  • Experience working with large image catalogs, search, and storage
  • Experience with IoT device orchestration over web



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...
601 N WALTON BLVD, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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