Software Engineer III

Software Engineer III

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Software Development and Engineering
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 910875BR

What you'll do at

SEM Engineering team is a part of Growth at Walmartlabs and is in charge of optimizing paid and free search for We are tasked with optimizing ad spend on RoAS while making sure as many items from our catalogue as practical get conversion, while doing it at scale, meaning, the traffic quality should be maintained regardless of amount of ad spend. We use data science methods to dynamically modify keyword and product ad bids across top search engine providers. The team is responsible for building data pipelines and API integrations enabling us to do so, with concerns of SLA and data quality squarely in focus, as well as building internal tool to provide our business partners control and visibility of SEM operations. Our challenge is immense. Presently, the catalog is expanding by 10s of thousands of items daily and keyword universe is growing by 10s of thousands monthly.

Specific focus of the candidate will be development of the web-based tool hosting dashboards and allowing extensive controls over configurations of paid search campaigns across multiple search engines.


Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
BS degree in CS/EE/related field and 3+ years experience or MS degree + any exp
Competent knowledge of user-facing technologies, Javascript, Angular.js, CSS. First-hand knowledge of browser compatibility issues.
Strong discipline in adhering and promoting best engineering practices, like CI, TDD.
Excellent written and spoken communication.
Good sense of what usability means.
“Can do” attitude, eagerness to learn, curiosity.

Preferred Qualifications

Who you are
Implements user interface improvements for campaign management tool, accelerating migration from legacy solution.
Assists product owners and designers in defining the product requirements by offering technical suggestions.
Participates in the full lifecycle of the product development, with emphasis on the frontend.
Upholds the overall codebase quality by participating in design review, code review, unit testing and general technical discussion.
In general, writes good code, gets things done, and helps out the team when needed.
Assists in the design of new systems or the redesign of existing systems to meet business requirements, changing needs, or newer technology.
Open to expanding their competencies into other technology domains, microservices, stream big data processing.

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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