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 932288BR

What you'll do at

This position is part of the Growth organization in @WalmartLabs. The mission of the Growth organization is to advance Walmart eCommerce by driving higher value for our customers and vendor partners. We are seeking talented and self-driven individuals to join the Walmart Ads team. We are a small, elite, high-impact, fast-moving team working on greenfield projects with the backing of a Fortune 1 company. We are building a game-changing ad-tech product that only someone with the transaction-level dataset of the world's largest retailer could create. Our mission is to make digital advertisement more effective through cutting-edge measurement, targeting and optimization technologies leveraging among other things, signals from both offline and online transaction behavior. The team solves nontrivial problems to deliver the best ads performance with truly effective results, measured in dollars, not clicks. We can guarantee you will not find such a unique team and role at any other company.

As a full-stack software engineer, you will be contributing to feature and product innovations for our single-page web application built on React.js with a Ruby on Rails API backend, with occasionally exposure to our Hadoop/Hive cluster.

* Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
* Develop large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
* Contribute to the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design
* Contribute to the work of cross-functional groups of backend engineers and data scientists
* Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 5 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications or mobile software OR MS degree and 2+ yrs exp

2+ years working in large scale enterprise software development environments
Ability to participate in global distributed teams by working collaboratively
Active contributor of digital communities like Github, Stack Overflow or others
2+ years of experience to develop MV(C) based front end frameworks
2+ years of experience with several JavaScript frameworks like Backbone/Marionette and/or Angular/Ember/Closure
Experience in React.JS a plus
Proven ability in building large scale web applications with Single Page Applications (SPA) architecture
Knowledge of popular existing templating technologies like Handlebars / Underscore / Mustache
Experience in implementing popular tools/libraries/frameworks like Yo, Grunt, Bower, Jenkins, Chef, Yeoman, Mocha, Chai, Sinon, GIT into current SDLC
2+ years of experience in interactive and responsive web development using HTML5, CSS3, SASS and jQuery for mobiles and tablets
Proven ability in implementing best/excellent practices and Design Patterns like promises, application flow control, event/error/AJAX handling etc.
2+ years of experience in using performance, analytics and UX tools

Preferred Qualifications

2+ years of experience building Restful API services (Ruby on Rails a plus!)
2+ years of experience working with big data (Hadoop)
MS in computer science or engineering preferred

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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