Director of Engineering - Cross-Border eCommerce
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Department Technology & Software Development
- Team Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position -
- Requisition 826191BR
What you'll do atThe Director of Engineering will be a founding member of Walmart eCommerce newly created Cross- Border Trade Initiative. You will help shape the strategy and direction of a scalable solution that enables cross-border selling, building a strong engineering team from scratch with a focus on working fast and creating customer value from day one.
You will base your work on customer and end user needs and business objectives, lead the engineering roadmap through collaboration with multiple in-market and corporate working teams, measure outcomes to ensure desired results, promote a customer-centric environment, and demonstrate adaptability within a large, complex organization. Collaborating with Walmart Labs proprietary and open sourced tool, you’ll be able to frame the future of one of Walmart’s key strengths – to serve a global market better. As a technical evangelist, you will provide support and domain expertise to the cross-functional teams across the enterprise as well as Walmart International eCommerce leadership teams.
• Develops and champions a platform vision and strategy
• Successfully builds a global engineering team from the ground up that possess pride and passion for the business
• Drives the execution of multiple projects
• Ensures alignment of product vision, strategy, and status with the executive leadership team's priorities and vision
• Ensures constant focus on the customer while business needs are being met
• Oversees team members' work on multiple portfolios throughout the product lifecycle
• Promotes and supports mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
• Serves as a thought leader within the team and the broader enterprise
How you’ll know it’s right
• You're passionate about the customer experience and clean interfaces.
• You love to solve large and challenging technical problems, which have a HUGE impact. Think millions of users every day.
• Leveraging the resources of a Fortune #1 company to build a rockstar engineering team that writes beautiful code excites you, because you KNOW talent, what you're looking for, and can move quickly.
• People who work for you feel challenged, noticed, and that they make a difference. You’ve grown together.
• Experience with design and development of highly scalable, platforms in the cloud, which include catalog, order management, and/or payment for consumers.
• Proven ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams with an agile mindset
• Ability to quickly build relationships with key partners across the enterprise
• Strong interpersonal skills and a collaborative approach to achieving objectives
• Effective communicator to act as an advisor to senior leadership and partners
• Flexible and adaptive in ambiguous environments
• 5+ years supervisory experience of a technical team
• Start-up mentality. Constantly iterating to be best in class.
• International commerce / payments / logistics experience
• Startup or setting programs and teams from the ground up experience
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
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