Senior Manager, Software Engineering

Senior Manager, Software Engineering

What you'll do at Walmart Labs

Looking for an experienced engineering manager to lead Walmart’s Search Big Data team. In this role, you will have the opportunity to lead a team of highly talented engineers to shape the future of search big data systems, using cutting-edge technologies to solve challenging problems critical to our core business.

Responsibilities include:
- Effectively handle multiple initiatives and be accountable for delivering multiple releases on schedule with highest quality standards
- Work closely with engineering and product leadership to prioritize initiatives to deliver the greatest value to the business
- Technical Leadership: Drive high-level architectural decisions and designs based on business priorities and requirements
- People Management: Coach and mentor first-level managers and tech leads
- Identify, implement, and communicate best practices for engineering
- Build a high-performance team


Minimum Qualifications

- Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related technical discipline
- 10+ years professional work experience
- 4+ years experience of using big data technologies (i.e. Spark/Kafka/Cassandra/Hadoop/Hive, etc…) to build large scale data pipelines
- Experience working in Java or Python ecosystem
- 3-5 years experience running engineering teams of 5+ engineers, and coaching, mentoring individuals to grow in their career. Strong problem-solving skills – both in the technology and leadership/influence areas.
- Allergic to micromanagement, manage team by giving context, delegating, and watching amazing people exceed your expectations.
- Thorough understanding of the agile software development processes with distributed development teams and proven experience in delivering complex projects on time with high quality
- Capable of handling ambiguous business requirements with excellent prioritization, time management abilities, and a focus on execution.
- Strong verbal/written communication skills and leadership experience -- leading meetings, presenting, building high performing teams, and being a cross-functional leader.
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  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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