Staff Software Engineer

Staff Software Engineer

What you'll do at

The Customer Promise team is building Walmart's next gen supply chain to ensure that online customers receive their products when and where they want them. When our unmatched assets in retail are combined with our commitment to building best-in-class e-commerce capabilities, we're positioned to serve customers in ways no one else can. We are a highly motivated group of big data geeks, data scientists, and application engineers that work together to fulfill hundreds of millions of orders and ensure that customers are delighted.

Minimum Qualifications

As a Staff Software Engineer (Back End) you are responsible for designing high performance and scalable e-commerce applications that meet the needs of millions of Walmart customers and its next generation Supply Chain, in particular it's Unified Inventory Management System that will be built largely on an event driven platform implemented via a micro-service architecture. The platform runs in the cloud and uses a large number of technologies and middle ware. We are looking to bring more intellectually curious engineers who are passionate about technology in general.

Responsibilities include:
Represent the team in architectural and technical discussions with other engineering teams
Represent the team in discussions with the Product and Business teams
Analyze business problems to design solutions and/or implements and tests complex code changes for specific requirements or application/standalone program.
Split between individual contributor and leadership role is expected to be 75/25, you will spend most of your time hands on coding and architecting.
Participate as an individual contributor in the design, coding and implementation of sophisticated features
Perform build, deployment and continuous integration processes to move the code and configurations from local development environments to QA & Production environments
Drive production deployments using platform's automated CI and deployment tools
Work closely with engineering management on optimizing all engineering processes such as estimation, architecture, task definition etc.
Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and apply this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans.
Work as Level 3 production support engineer on a rotation-basis to help Level 2 production support team for any production issue where engineering help is required. Provide support in troubleshooting / investigations pertaining to the inventory management systems.
Responsible for production environment health as first priority, enabling automated monitoring and alerting and ensuring close to 100% uptime.
Support Business requests for investigation and analysis
Troubleshoot business and production issues
Help the team leverage and contribute to open source technologies

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
  • Exclusive Discounts

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