Principal Software Engineer (GeC)

Principal Software Engineer (GeC)

What you'll do at

  • Directs root cause analysis of critical business and production issues
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design
  • Leads the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
  • Supports business objectives

Minimum Qualifications

*5+ years software development experience
*3+ years of experience in software platform and/or framework development
*Significant knowledge and experience in service oriented architecture and microservices
*5+ years Java development experience
*Significant experience in working on large scale software systems and platforms
*Demonstrated ability to define, articulate, and autonomously architect, design and implement complex, large-scale, distributed software systems
*Participate in the development, testing and deployment of real-world use case applications and platform core libraries
*Ability to collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders with positive behaviors that build trust and engagement
Develop, configure, tune, troubleshoot and document capabilities and services
*Create, educate and maintain security best practices
*Provide troubleshooting expertise for software deployed in our Private/Public clouds
*Train and educate others about cloud-native applications
*Solve business needs with technology by evaluating different technology options including custom developed, open source and vendor products
*Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to clearly and effectively communicate at all levels from development to executive levels
*Strong software development skills and pride in writing exemplar type code
*Well versed in software methodologies and patterns, as well as the complete software development lifecycle

Preferred Qualifications

*Exposure to Enterprise Integration Patterns and SOA principles
*Strong experience developing Services including APIs and Web Services
*Strong experienced with a CI/CD pipeline (example: Maven + Jenkins + Nexus)


The Walmart US eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimaging the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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