Lead Software Engineer - Android / UI

Lead Software Engineer - Android / UI

  • Location RESTON, VA
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1377053BR

What you'll do at

-Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
-Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
-Ensures business needs are being met
-Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
-Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
-Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
-Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
-Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
-Supports business objectives
-Troubleshoots business and production issues
-Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment

Minimum Qualifications

-Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent;
-REQUIRED Minimum 5 years experience in native Android development
-Experience with the following programming languages: Java, Kotlin (desired).
-Strong knowledge of Android SDK core classes, their functionality and implementation
-Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, Mobile UI architectural patters, e.g. MVP, MVVM and Google UI design guidelines.
-Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
-Strong communication skills (both verbal & written) and ability to lead or contribute to multiple projects in an agile team environment.

Preferred Qualifications

-Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
-Experience with Realm, SQLite or Room databases.
-Experience with caching, threading, performance tuning and troubleshooting
-Experience with source code repositories such as GIT
-Understanding of Android security features, how to utilize them, security risks involved with Android implementations
-Experience with Agile Scrum Methodology and Scrum tools such as Confluence and Jira.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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