Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

What you'll do at

  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
  • Leads the work of other small groups of four to six engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Provides support to the business
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues

Minimum Qualifications

- Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 7 years of experience in software engineering or Master's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 4 years of experience in software engineering
- A visionary engineer or technologist with a passion for learning new technologies, programming wizardry, and translating them into working software
- Experience with software design, development, and automated testing
- An understanding of requirements analysis, design, coding, and unit testing of scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant applications
- Familiar with agile or other rapid application development
- Experience with design and programming across one or more platforms, languages and frameworks (Java, Spring, JAX-RS, Apache/Tomcat, Jboss), data structure fundamentals and relational/NoSQL databases, Big Data, Cloud Computing, Linux system and networks
- Computer Science fundamentals in object-oriented design, data structures, algorithm design, problem solving, and complexity analysis
- Analytical and problem-solving skills. Critical thinking and being able to think "outside the box"
- An awesome programmer with high levels of creativity and quick solving capabilities to change the world in a huge way!
- Knowledge of professional software engineering practices & best practices for the full software development life cycle, including coding standards, code reviews, source control management, build processes, testing, and operations
- Ability to work in a results-oriented, rapidly changing, dynamic and fast-paced environment that requires collaboration across multiple stakeholders and constituents

Preferred Qualifications

- Solid understanding of GitHub and open source development culture in general.
- Experience with e-commerce a huge-plus
- A passion for all things Web, including but not limited to, managing applications in the cloud, building and maintaining RESTful APIs, database design, development and maintenance, performance, analytics and monitoring.
- Experience building real-time data pipelines using Kafka.
- Experience with large scale data processing using Hadoop/Spark.
- Experience in Cassandra and Couchbase.
- Experience with Functional Programming.
- Experience with Scala, Clojure, Go

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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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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