Senior Software Engineer

Senior Software Engineer

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Software Development and Engineering
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 893964BR

What you'll do at

As a Senior Software Engineer (Back End) you are responsible for designing high performance and scalable e-commerce applications that meet the needs of millions of Walmart customers and its next generation supply chain. Responsibilities include:

• Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
• Participate in medium- to large-scale projects
• Participate in team of application engineers, architect and product visionaries to design, prototype and build technology-driven products that will serve the current and future needs of ecommerce
• Analyzes business problems to design solutions and/or implements and tests complex code changes for specific requirements or application/standalone program.
• Primarily responsible for delivering high quality technical designs and code for the product requirements in a fast paced agile scrum sprints
• Implement software as per the design, generate test cases, automate integration tests, perform code reviews and write feature documentation
• Perform build, deployment and continuous integration processes to move the code and configurations from local development environments to QA & Production environments.
• Drive production deployments using platform’s automated CI and deployment tools
• Work as Level 3 production support engineer on a rotation-basis to help Level 2 production support team for any production issue where engineering help is required. Provide support in troubleshooting / investigations pertaining to the inventory management systems.
• Responsible for production environment health as first priority, enabling automated monitoring and alerting and ensuring close to 100% uptime.
• Support Business requests for investigation and analysis
• Troubleshoot business and production issues
• Help the team leverage and contribute to open source technologies

Minimum Qualifications

• 4+ yrs. of industry experience
• Solid problem solving skills and focus on “why?”
• Extensive experience building REST services using back end technologies (Java, Spring, Jersey)
• Hands on experience with messaging frameworks; Kafka and JMS preferred.
• In depth knowledge of relational and non relational DB technologies (Hive, MySQL, Oracle, Cassandra)
• Scripting skills in at least one of the following: Perl, Python, Shell, Bash, or Ruby
• Strong aptitude for writing efficient code
• Attiude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment

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Preferred Qualifications

• Strong programming experience in core and advance Java
• Scripting skills in at least one of the following: Shell, Perl, Python, Bash, or Ruby
• Strong aptitude for writing efficient code
• Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment

About Walmart Labs

Walmart Labs is the technology arm of Walmart reimagining retail for our 260 million daily shoppers. Our teams of engineers, designers, and product leaders are experimenting for a smarter future—where online and in-store shopping is an interconnected, consistent, and customer-first experience.
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