Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

What you'll do at

Golang Developer

Are you a Go (Golang to Google) developer? Do you have experience building backend, network related Golang applications? We've got a great position for you here at @WalmartLabs on our Torbit (Frontend Performance) Team. This position will help us create the backbone of the Torbit services, primarily focused on traffic routing, caching, and automated frontend optimization.

As a member of the team, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and supporting the operation of our Torbit optimization proxies and other services for monitoring and improving frontend performance. You will work with other Go developers and performance engineers to solve frontend performance bottlenecks and related issues.

We have a strong commitment to moving fast and solving real problems. We are providing critical infrastructure and need to be a part of the business that "just works". It will be your responsibility to meet this commitment, both individually and as a member of the team.

Come help us make Walmart.com faster!

*Position Description
Design, prototype, and develop high-performance software for our http proxy rewriting system for automated performance optimization
Maintain and expand upon our performance data related systems including a high throughput map/reduce interface on a custom time series database
Discover and implement new performance optimizations for the site and traffic routing
Build internal tools to monitor, manage, and automate existing systems
Make an impact on a global scale

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 6 years experience building scalable backend systems and/or performance related experience
2-5+ years of Programming experience in Go/C/C++/Java/Perl/Python
Strong background in process design for reliable systems; strong “big picture” awareness of systems
Good generalist experience, with ability and willingness to read and write into all layers of a software stack
Experience working with operations or with deployment, monitoring, and other sustainable operations of software a plus

Preferred Qualifications

If you've dealt with large, scalable systems in the past, that would be great. A passion for performance and basic Bash and operations skills are also a plus, but not required.

About Walmart Labs

Imagine working in an environment where one experiment can catapult an entire industry toward a smarter future. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs. We’re a team of 5,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and our enterprise operates.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • 100% coverage for in network preventative care
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Plans
  • Dental Plans
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