Software Engineer, Back-End

Software Engineer, Back-End

What you'll do at

The teams within Samsclub.com design, prototype and build technology-fueled products that bridge the gap between what's next and what's best. Software Engineers work on projects that involve implementation of large-scale e-commerce infrastructure. You’ll have the responsibility to make a difference on a grand scale, working on code for millions of users and taking on challenging projects. This position will work with a best-in-class team to create new, awesome features for millions of users.


  • Assists in providing guidance to small groups of two to three engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Manages small to large-sized complex projects
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Participates in the discovery phase of small to medium-sized projects to come up with high level design
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Provides support to the business
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 5 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications or mobile software
• Passion for learning new technologies, programming wizardry, and translating them into working software.
• Ability to work in a results-oriented, rapidly changing, dynamic and fast-paced environment that requires collaboration across multiple stakeholders and constituents.
• Core Java, Spring frameworks, Web services and API development.
• Big Data solutions such as Cassandra, Spark, Kafka, Elastic Search and Solr.
• Strong SQL composition skills with Oracle and/or MySQL databases.
• Familiarity with Agile and Scrum methodologies.
• Understanding of requirements analysis, design, coding and unit testing of scalable, distributed, fault-tolerant applications
• Write code with one or more programming languages (e.g., Java/C/C++/C#) to implement e-Commerce solutions with exposure to both SQL/No SQL databases.
• Function as a core member of an agile team working on API specs, conducting code reviews and testing in ongoing sprints, or doing proof of concepts/automation tools
• Work on the scalability, resilience, and efficiency of backend components.
• An awesome programmer with high levels of creativity and quick solving capabilities to change the world in a huge way!

About Sam's Club

Sam Walton opened the first Sam's Club in 1983 to meet a growing need among customers who wanted to buy merchandise in bulk. Since then, Sam's Club has grown rapidly, opening more than 600 clubs in the U.S. and 100 clubs internationally. By offering affordable, wholesale merchandise to members, Sam's Club helps make saving simple for families and small business owners.

Sam's Club employs about 110,000 associates in the U.S. The average club is 134,000 square feet and offers bulk groceries and general merchandise. Most clubs also have specialty services, such as a pharmacy, an optical department, a photo center, or a tire and battery center.
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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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