Staff Data Scientist

Staff Data Scientist

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Software Development and Engineering
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 849871BR

What you'll do at

The Walmart International eCommerce team delivers the product road-map and engineering capabilities for our international businesses in UK and Canada. Our group has a global mandate with focus on emerging markets and global development , so our experiences touch lives around the world. This is an opportunity to solve complex challenges in cross-border e-commerce. We are looking for engineers who will bring not only an abundance of experiences in technologies, but an abundant curiosity to innovate!
• Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
• Supports business objectives and drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
• Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
• Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
• Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment
• Focused to deliver a best practice customer e-commerce experience
• The eagerness to change the world in a huge way by being a self-motivated learner and builder


Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Engineering or related field from a rigorous program
• 5+ years software development experience with object-oriented design and coding, Java or Python preferred
• A strong algorithm background in at least one of the following: machine-learning, data mining, nlp, search relevance, or information retrieval
• RDBMS experience, MySQL or Oracle.
• Proven industry experience with large scale distributed systems
• Excellent communication and problem solving skills
• Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
• Strong interpersonal skills and a collaborative approach to achieving objectives
• Customer, End User, and Impact focused
• Flexible and adaptive in ambiguous environments
• Passion for consumer experience

Preferred Qualifications

• Startup experience
• ECommerce expereince / international payments / logistics experience
• Experience with Big Data / Hadoop and NoSQL preferred
• Experience with Spark, Pig or Hive preferred

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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