Staff Software Engineer

Staff Software Engineer

What you'll do at


  • Gather requirements for new features and releases
  • Design and implement software based on gathered requirements
  • Ensure production uptime

Minimum Qualifications


  • Strong skills in Object oriented design, core Java
  • Experience with large scale cloud-ready distributed systems
  • Solid foundation in data structures and algorithms, excellent problem solving, analytical skills
  • Sound knowledge of streaming systems like Apache Spark, Storm, Kafka and NoSQL databases
  • BS + 6 years, MS + 4 years, PhD + 1 year of work experience in a similar role
  • Ability to navigate and work through ambiguity

Preferred Qualifications


  • Strong development skills around Hadoop, Hive, Scalding, Map Reduce
  • Proven experience to complete complex projects from start to end
  • Strong development skills around building scalable low latency web-services
  • Proven background in Distributed Computing, Data Warehousing, ETL development, and large scale data processing
  • Knowledge and proven experience on SOA, performance/scalability tuning, real time analytics
  • Good testing practices (unit, integration, system) with automation
  • Production experience in software containers such as with Docker/Kubernetes

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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