Front-End Staff Software Engineer

Front-End Staff Software Engineer

  • Location CARLSBAD, CA
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Software Development and Engineering
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 886647BR

What you'll do at

• Participate in requirements gathering and functional specification activities, ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs
• Develop new user-facing features
• Build reusable code and libraries for future use
• Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability
• Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end
• Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders
• Be a Technical mentor/coach for junior team members
• Ensure development best practices and lead by example


Minimum Qualifications

• BS/MS in Computer Science or related area
• 5+ years of Front End development experience
• Expert knowledge of JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5 and Node.js
• Proficient with Chrome Developer Tools
• Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them
• Proficient understanding of REST APIs and knowledge of how to interface with them
• Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX
• Experience with highly scalable and available applications
• Experience in Agile, SCRUM
• Experience with version control systems, preferably Git

Preferred Qualifications

• Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks like Ember, BackboneJS, AngularJS, React and JS-based build tools like Grunt, Gulp, and Bower
• A history of open-source contribution and a passion for development of elegant, well-designed frameworks

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?
Walmart Associate
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
— Roel, Program Analyst

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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