Staff Software Engineer - Search (Frontend React NodeJs)
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Career Area Software Development and Engineering
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 1315557BR
What you'll do at
On the Customer Experience Engineering team at Walmart Labs, we provide technology to power shopping journeys that help hundreds of millions of customers live better – be it busy families getting groceries easily, new parents welcoming a new baby, organizing a new home or anyone planning a fun party. We strive to create the best shopping experience anywhere anytime, meeting customers’ evolving needs and expectations.
The Search Frontend team is looking for a Staff Software Engineer to join the team responsible for delivering great search experiences that scale to billions of queries for millions of products across Walmart sites and mobile apps. This collaborative team made up of engineering, UX, product management, analytics, along with web and technology evangelists, is rapidly iterating new products and site features at scale. We deliver high performing solutions on our next generation front-end platform, Electrode (Node.js and React). Continuous innovation and immediate feedback by billions of customers makes this work incredibly exciting!
If you have a passion for search, the ability to inspire and lead teams and the desire to help Walmart take the search experience to the next level, let’s talk!
Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
Significant industry experience designing web applications with a focus on operational excellence.
Leads and participates in medium to large scale projects.
Experience evangelizing technical standards across large orgs to drive concrete outcomes.
Eye for spotting the right tradeoffs when it comes to fine-tuning systems for speed, robustness, and cost efficiency.
Participate in setting the technical vision and objectives for multiple teams in alignment with business and market needs.
Ability to coach, challenge, and guide engineers on the issue troubleshooting front via a root cause analysis process.
Strong communication and analytical skills
5+ years of experience building highly scalable, high performance, responsive web applications.
2+ years of Experience with React, Redux, NodeJS, and their ecosystems.
Experience in building fault-tolerant, high performance FE architecture.
Experience in continuous integration and delivery.
Experience with unit testing and automation frameworks.
Experience with engineering best practices, including use of design patterns, and code reviews.
Ability to create prototype from ideas and mockups from wire frames.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills. You can communicate effectively in both independent and team environments.
Good understanding of version Control systems, preferable GIT .
Experience building, adopting and maintaining REST’ful api’s.
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- 100% coverage for in network preventative care
- Retirement Plan
- Vision Plans
- Dental Plans
- Exclusive Discounts