Staff Software Engineer
- Location SUNNYVALE, CA
- Department Technology & Software Development
- Team Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position -
- Requisition 859528BR
What you'll do at Walmart LabsSearch Team Overview: Search processes billions of queries for millions of products on Walmart sites and apps worldwide. Whenever a user types in a query or browses through product categories on the web site, phone or the iPad, our service goes to work. We mine structured and semi-structured data from product catalogs, social web, transactions, query logs, etc. at an unprecedented scale. We work on big data problems, cutting edge relevance algorithms from information retrieval, machine learning, and ranking to deliver a high-availability, low-latency service, which directly impacts business metrics.
Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans;
Leads proof-of-concept for medium to large initiatives; implements prototypes to validate ideas;
Designs and develops technical solutions for existing software products or for enhancements to new and future software releases;
Leads development of software requirements, understanding impact of architecture on overall solution.
Performs root cause analysis and develops action plan and priorities for backlogs (identifying short-and long-term solutions); may lead implementation of plan.
Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity;
Be excited about making an immediate impact on a global scale.
Extensive Java / JEE programming experience with a focus on server side componentsExtensive experience in developing Web application;
Experience with Spring frameworkExperience with open source search engines like solr, lucene or elastic search;
Experience with no-sql technologies like Couchbase, Cassandra or Hbase;
Experience in the search domain highly desirable;
Experience with big data methodologies involving Hive/Hadoop/ Spark;
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
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