Programmer Analyst

Programmer Analyst

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1047739BR

What you'll do at

  • Data acquisition - the capabilities to ingest data from a wide variety of sources - internal/external - structured/unstructured
  • Data augmentation - how do we improve and augment the data after acquisition - think feature extraction/feature engineering/machine learning/AI techniques
  • Data exposure - once we have aligned all data assets, how do we expose these assets for use in various areas (data science, reporting, operations, etc.)
    All of the above responsibilities will be aligned to business functions and ultimately influence how we merchandise our clubs, how we market to our members, how we interact with our members (existing/future), and how all parts of our business operate. In order to make this happen, data must be efficiently managed at the Terabyte and Petabyte scale.
  • Conducts application analysis and design for end users
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Develops team member capabilities
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Participates on team projects
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Supports Information Systems Division (ISD) applications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 1 1/2 years experience in information technology within the past 5 years OR 3 1/2 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 5 years OR a Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding of data structures (stacks, queues, arrays, etc.)
  • Understanding of algorithmic complexity
  • Ability to develop software while leveraging relevant programming languages (Java, Python, C/C++, etc.)
  • Knowledge of current big data technology stack and relevant experience associated with this stack (Hadoop/Cassandra/Spark)
  • 2 years experience writing SQL queries in a database platform (for example, Oracle, DB2, SQL Server).
  • 3 years of development experience in C/C++.
  • Experience with distributed systems and cloud deployments
  • Working knowledge of general ETL concepts
  • 3 years of development experience in Java.
  • 3 years of development experience in Microsoft .Net.

About Sam's Club

Sam Walton opened the first Sam's Club in 1983 to meet a growing need among customers who wanted to buy merchandise in bulk. Since then, Sam's Club has grown rapidly, opening more than 600 clubs in the U.S. and 100 clubs internationally. By offering affordable, wholesale merchandise to members, Sam's Club helps make saving simple for families and small business owners.

Sam's Club employs about 110,000 associates in the U.S. The average club is 134,000 square feet and offers bulk groceries and general merchandise. Most clubs also have specialty services, such as a pharmacy, an optical department, a photo center, or a tire and battery center.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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