Senior Programmer Analyst-ISD

Senior Programmer Analyst-ISD

What you'll do

Walmart Labs is seeking outstanding technologists for our Walmart Labs Retail Data Science team.

Locations: Reston, VA and Bentonville, AR

The mission of the Retail Data Science team:
“WE ENGINEER SYSTEMS OF INTELLIGENCE AND ACTION TO AUTOMATE RETAIL DECISIONS AT SCALE”

The team creates value for Walmart customers through researching and building complex, cutting edge, and scalable algos, models, platforms, and technologies. Our team of high caliber engineers, scientists, mathematicians, and statisticians develop rigorous quantitative methods to build efficient and effective algorithms that optimize decisions. We employ the wealth of Walmart data to build this portfolio of AI/ML models in a rapid test, learn, modify cycle. Our product teams include our business partners – directly. We see the outcomes of our work to enhance decisions every day.

We are seeking experts adept at partnering with the business, growing talented teams, and building capability development in tech. The ideal leader will combine expertise in AI/ML/Open Source/Tech knowledge, hands-on experience in algorithm planning, engineering, strategic capability development in AI/ML, and imparting keen understanding of revenue models and value creation.

The successful candidate will join a dynamic group of scientists developing breakthrough capabilities in retail, creating new scientific approaches, and innovating solutions using state-of-the-art technology – at Walmart scale.


  • Creates and delivers presentations on application solutions to diverse audiences (for example, suppliers, technical staff)
  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
  • Develops associate capabilities
  • Leads efforts to increase Information Systems Division (ISD) team effectiveness
  • Manages product installation upgrades (for example, Information Systems Division (ISD) application solutions, third-party products)
  • Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Participates in team projects
  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
  • Provides complex application solutions
  • Supports Information Systems Division (ISD) applications

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or related field and 3 years experience in information technology within the past 7 years OR 5 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 7 years.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1 year experience leading a technical team.
  • 5 years of development experience in C/C++.
  • 5 years of development experience in Java.
  • 5 years of development experience in Microsoft .Net.
  • 5 years of development experience in SAP.
  • 5 years of development experience in SQL technology.
  • 5 years of development experience in business intelligence tools.
  • 5 years of development experience in mainframe technologies.
  • Professional certification in information technology relevant to the job under consideration (for example, Java, C/C++, mainframe technologies, SAP, Microsoft .Net, business intelligence tools, SQL technology).
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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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