Technical Expert

Technical Expert

  • Location RESTON, VA
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 995120BR

What you'll do at

• Contribute to identify product features that enable Data & Analytics platform for Walmart
• Identify right open source tools to deliver product features by performing research, POC/Pilot and/or interacting with various open source forums
• Design, build, test and deploy cutting edge solutions at scale, impacting millions of customers worldwide drive value from data at Walmart Scale
• Provide technical leadership, guidance and mentorship to a small group of highly skilled and motivated engineers to deliver platform features
• Interact with Walmart engineering teams across geographies to leverage expertise and contribute to the tech community.
• Deploy and monitor products on Cloud platforms
• Develop and implement best-in-class monitoring processes to enable data applications meet SLAs
• Mentor peers and analysts across the division in technology best practices
• Research, learn & adapt new technologies to solve problems & improve existing solutions
• Participate in events to build innovative solutions
• Provide direction and coordination between large projects and the technical execution plan
• Adhere, support and promote company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and 6 years experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 8 years experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years.

Preferred Qualifications

• Advocate for Software Engineering Best Practices.
• Expertise in Java, Hadoop, Pig, Hive and Oozie.
• Experience in building scalable/highly available distributed systems in production.
• Expertise in MPP architecture and expertise in at least 1 or 2 MPP engines (Spark, Impala etc)
• Expertise in Big Data Ecosystem.
• Expertise on SOA.
• Ability to evaluate different execution engines based on interactive query requirements.
• Understands Stream processing with expert knowledge on Kafka and either Spark streaming or Storm.
• Experience on implementing CI/CD, Log aggregation/Monitoring/alerting for production system.
• Basic understanding of Predictive analytics.
• Advocate for Open source technologies

About Walmart Labs

Imagine working in an environment where one experiment can catapult an entire industry toward a smarter future. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs. We’re a team of 4,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and our enterprise operates.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • 100% coverage for in network preventative care
  • Retirement Plan
  • Vision Plans
  • Dental Plans
  • Exclusive Discounts

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