Principal Software Engineer

Principal Software Engineer

What you'll do at

Walmart Grocery is pioneering the way people experience online grocery shopping. We're looking for a passionate and talented full stack engineer to help us building scalable application that will hugely impact tens of millions of valued customers nationwide.

We are embracing Open Source technology using React.js, React Native, Electrode and Node.js to build a front end, mobile experience and backend services for the world's largest grocery audience. Our contributions to the Open Source JavaScript community is notable and respected, and this year we will be dedicating even more resources. This is where you come in the picture.

On our team, you work with talented engineers across all platforms and backend service, and UI specialists and a product that balances the love of well-crafted code with a sincere passion for delighting our customers.

Our stack is composed of backend services built in nodeJS using, and clients built using React Native/Redux, iOS (Swift) and Android (Java/Kotlin). We are looking for candidates with production experience in these frameworks, and ideally with strong experience with backend Services building scalable REST APIs for all our clients to consume.

You will be one of the more senior engineers on the team and responsibilities will include; owning and shepherding the code base, creating and communicating technical opportunities and deficiencies in the code base, mentoring junior engineers, assisting in interviews, leading the technical architecture and delivery of complex projects, interfacing with product, design, and a dozen dependencies.


Minimum Qualifications

● Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
● 6+ years experience with backend services and/or heavy JavaScript front end UI
● 2+ building REST APIs using node.js frameworks e.g. Electrode, HapiJS, Express
● 2+ years experience in JavaScript is must.

Preferred Qualifications

● Experience building SPA in React/Redux.
● Deep understanding of browsers paint cycle and performance implications

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