Staff Software Engineer

Staff Software Engineer

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Position/Project Summary

The @WalmartLabs Markets team delivers the product roadmap and engineering capabilities across every device for our international businesses in the UK, Canada and Mexico. In addition, this team also drives the technology strategy and operational excellence across @WalmartLabs.

Position Description

As a Staff Software Engineer, you will be responsible for:

· Leads and participates in medium to large scale, complex, cross-functional projects.
· Work with product managers and business teams to understand the business problems and develop data-driven solutions.
· Leads the overall architecture, design, and development.
· Hands on development on building n-tier applications using RESTful Services, Java EE, Oracle and related technologies.
· Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers for assigned Engineering projects.
· Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans.
· Interact with Walmart engineering teams across geographies to leverage expertise and contribute to the tech community.
· Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices.
· Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects.
· Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.
· Troubleshoots business and production issues.
· Work in a high-performance team environment - sharing innovative ideas and working collaboratively across teams.
· Ability to communicate effectively, both written and verbal, with technical and non-technical cross-functional teams.
· Provide guidance and mentorship to the junior engineers.
· A desire to work in a fast-paced and challenging work environment.

Minimum Qualifications

· Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 10 years of experience building scalable e-commerce applications or mobile software

· Extensive experience building services using Java EE, Spring, JMS, JAX-RS etc.
· Experience in building/implementing high availability, high performance and scalable services.
· Experience with Micro Services, Object Oriented Design and various design patterns.
· Experience with web/app containers such as Apache/Tomcat, Jboss or related skill.
· Experience with RDBMS, SQL, ORM and NoSQL
· Experience building real-time data pipelines using Kafka
· Experience with large scale data processing using Spark
· Strong aptitude for writing efficient and readable code.
· Ability to write automated unit/integration test cases.
· Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment.
· Experience in distributed/scalable systems.
· Knowledge of standard tools for optimizing and testing code.
· Experience in Agile Methodology.
· Excellent communication, collaboration, reporting, analytical and problemsolving skills.
· Experience with GIT or its equivalent and build tools (Ant, Maven).
· Strong computer science fundamentals in algorithms and data structures.
· Strong debugging skills.
· Experience in cloud based technologies.
· Experience in eCommerce Software development

Preferred Qualifications

· Experience with e-commerce a huge-plus
· Solid understanding of GitHub and open source development culture in general
. 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

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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