Director, Software Engineering

Director, Software Engineering

What you'll do at

Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics
Develops and executes technical software development strategy for ecommerce applications and systems using current business roadmap
Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals
Drives continuous process improvement and innovation
Ensures product quality
Executes engineering projects
Provides overall direction
Reduces customer impact (for example, sales loss) due to applications systems issues

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
• Around 10 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications
• Pluses - understanding of retail or ecommerce domain knowledge
• Passionate about people and innovation
• Excellent communication skills in presenting ideas to executive teams
• Extensive knowledge in API frameworks: API Proxy, Spec management, REST, Security, SDKs and so on
• Strong understanding of scalable, HA distributed systems design using Java
• Good acumen about evolving Frameworks, Streaming architectures & Big Data
• Passionate about reviewing a LOT of code and should be willing to write code 25% of the time
• Work with product and business on product initiatives, prioritization, planning and execution

Preferred Qualifications

• Around 10 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications
• Pluses - understanding of retail or ecommerce domain knowledge

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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