Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

  • Location RESTON, VA
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1393340BR

What you'll do at

Position: Senior Software Engineer

Job Location: 10790 Parkridge Blvd, Suite 200, Reston, VA 20191

Duties: Leads the design and implementation work of other small groups of two to three junior engineers for assigned Engineering projects by proving pertinent documents, direction, and examples; identifying short and long term solutions and timeline; reviewing and providing feedback for proposed solutions; and performing design and code reviews of changes. Troubleshoots business and production issues by gathering information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); engaging support teams to assist in the resolution of issues; formulating an action plan; performing actions as designated in the plan; interpreting the results to determine further action; performs root cause analysis to prevent future occurrence of issues; and completing online documentation. Provides support to the business by responding to user's questions, concerns, and issues (for example, technical feasibility, implementation strategies); identifying short- and long-term solutions; facilitating resolutions; and leading cross-functional partnership. Participates in the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design by partnering with the product management, project management, business and user experience teams; and obtaining cross-function approvals. Participates in medium to large scale projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; gathering requested information (for example, design documents, product requirements, wire frames); writing and developing code; conducting unit testing; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; collaborating with project team and cross functional teams; troubleshooting open issues and bug-fixes; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs; interacting with project manager to provide input on project plan.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum education and experience required: Master’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or related field and 2 years and experience in software engineering OR Bachelor’s degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, or related field and 5 years of experience in software engineering.

Skills required: Must have experience with: J2EE; distributed systems design, development, deployment, monitoring; Web services such as REST and SOAP; event-driven architecture using messaging technologies such as Kafka and JMS; Spring framework; Database Systems; Unix/Linux; Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) in Cloud environment; and Agile delivery especially Scrum and Kanban as well as CI/CD technologies. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.

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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