Sr. Software Engineer

Sr. Software Engineer

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Software Development and Engineering
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 921573BR

What you'll do

We are seeking a Sr. Software Engineer professional in our Sunnyvale, CA office.

Duties: Ensure business needs are being met. Participate in medium to large scale, complex, cross-functional projects, including participating in the release cycle to deploy code to Production. Work with other team members in the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design, including delivering high quality code for the assigned tasks with sufficient unit test coverage. Support business objectives by understanding the use cases implementing the required functionality. Utilize industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment. Improve the operational excellence of the systems by creating monitoring tools and alerts. Work with the scrum master to estimate the complexity of the assigned tasks. Support the system in Production and resolve issues by troubleshooting to find the root causes and fixing them. Promote and support company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum education and experience required: Master’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field and 2 years of experience building highly scalable web applications; OR Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Computer Science or related field and 5 years of experience building highly scalable web applications.

Skills required: Demonstrated knowledge of Java and Tomcat. Demonstrated knowledge of data structures and algorithms. Web Service API design and implementation experience. Experience with scripting languages like Bash and Python. Systems Integration experience at component design level, including API and file transfers. Experience with code coverage tools and test driven development. Experience with Linux skills to be used for production servers like CentOS 6.7 or earlier versions. Testing Automation experience using Frameworks like TestNG. Experience using Relational Databases either in the form of MySQL or SQL. Prior technical and business retail experience. Experience with design and development of high performance and scalable systems. Experience with production support for highly available systems. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.


Wal-Mart is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Preferred Qualifications

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