Staff Software Engineer

Staff Software Engineer

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1350210BR

What you'll do at

Design, write and build tools to improve the reliability, latency, availability and scalability of Walmart e-commerce products. 
Influence, design and create new architectures, standards and methods for large-scale enterprise systems. 
Drive the execution of multiple business plans and projects.
Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design.
Augment existing instrumentation to build a cohesive picture of the characteristics of our systems with special attention to points of failure. 
Develop a deep understanding of the various services and applications that come together to deliver Walmart e-commerce products and Analyze requirements, design and implement infrastructure solutions for e-Commerce platform. 
Design new tools to monitor and smart alerts that help discover failures/issues in a timely fashion and work with engineers to identify root cause and fix issues. 
Interact with application teams, architects, and PMs to design and implement new functionality. Secure the system from issues, be they real, perceived or notional and focus on collecting and inferring metrics.
Troubleshoots business and production issues

Minimum Qualifications

8+ years
Technical Lead experience.
Build solutions that enable sophisticated automation and workflows
Implement cutting edge models and algorithms that operate on massive amounts of data
Develop high performance and scalable solutions that extract, transform, and load big data
Help the team leverage and contribute to open source technologies
Make impact on a global scale

Preferred Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related discipline
Extensive experience building services using back end technologies (Java, Spring, Jersey)
In depth knowledge of SQL and database technologies (Hive, MySQL, Oracle, Cassandra)
Scripting skills in at least one of the following: Perl, Python, Shell, Bash, or Ruby
Strong aptitude for writing efficient code
Steaming experience.
Working with Kafka, Java Messaging etc.
• Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment


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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