Staff Software Engineer

Staff Software Engineer

What you'll do at

  • Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
  • Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
  • Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten 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
  • Troubleshoots business and production issues
  • Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment

Minimum Qualifications

Minimum Qualifications
- Bachelor of Science or equivalent in Computer Science or a related technical discipline and 9 years of software engineering experience
- 9+ years of object-oriented programming expertise in Java, or similar language
- Experience building highly scalable, high performant web services using Java, Spring, JAX-RS
- Experience with web/app containers such as Apache/Tomcat, Jboss
- Solid knowledge of Service Oriented Architecture and experience building RESTful web-services
- Solid knowledge of Spring and batch processing frameworks like SpringBatch
- Strong knowledge in data structures, ORM and relational databases
- Experience building real-time data pipelines using Kafka
- Experience in Agile Methodology
- Solid vision to eliminate tech debt and architectural improvements
- Strong aptitude for writing efficient and readable code
- Ability to write automated unit/integration test cases
- Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment
- A self-starter with the ability to work in a fast-paced and agile development environment
- Strong customer focus and obsession with quality

Preferred Qualifications

Additional Preferred Qualifications
- Solid understanding of GitHub and open source development culture in general
- Experience with eCommerce Catalog and item setup a huge plus
- A passion for all things Web, including but not limited to, managing applications in the cloud, building and maintaining RESTful APIs, database design, development and maintenance, performance, analytics and monitoring

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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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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