Software Engineer - Search Frontend

Software Engineer - Search Frontend

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 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!

• Brainstorm with Product Managers and Designers to conceptualize new features.
• Collaborate with backend engineers to build new features for our large-and-growing customer base.
• Learn about new web technologies and discuss potential solutions to problems.
• Assist product owners and designers in defining the product requirements by offering technical suggestions.
• Help our skilled support team triage bugs and troubleshoot production issues.
• Uphold the overall codebase quality by participating in design review, code review, unit testing and general technical discussion.

Minimum Qualifications

• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field.
• 1-3 years of experience building scalable e-commerce applications.
• Strong experience in Front End development with React, Redux, NodeJS, and their ecosystems.
• Strong experience writing clean HTML and CSS.
• Experience in building fault-tolerant, high performance FE architecture.
• Experience with unit testing and automation frameworks.
• Experience in continuous integration and delivery.
• Experience with engineering best practices, including use of design patterns, and code reviews.
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills. You can effectively in both independent and team environments.

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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