Director, Software Engineering - Quality

Director, Software Engineering - Quality

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Software Development and Engineering
  • Job Function Software Development and Engineering
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD784918

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Walmart’s associate productivity tools are used by millions of associates worldwide to perform critical job functions from receiving to inventory to merchandise movement.  

We utilize cutting-edge technology such as the cameras and sensors built into mobile phones, augmented reality, and specialized equipment like RFID to build innovative tools that enable associates to perform their job duties efficiently and effectively, to better serve Walmart customers and generate positive business outcomes. 

The Director of Engineering, Quality will focus on the automation of testing / regression and overall quality of our core portfolio, leading to a reduction is operation cost. This will also enable the team to be more agile and nimble.

You will sweep us off our feet if you:

  • Focus on customer empathy
  • Have strong exposure to testing frameworks for performance, mobile and backend testing
  • Have strong exposure to various testing strategies such as A:B testing, Test driven development.
  • Focus on building relationship across different pillars.
  • Have an affinity to being analytical

You will make impact by:

  • Having responsibility for managing multiple teams building consumer-grade mobile applications that can run on commodity hardware running Android and iOS. 
  • Leading and inspiring your teams while effectively prioritizing work and maintaining a strong customer focus to create business value while putting processes in-place to ensure successful outcomes.
  • Being a strategic thinker by adopting a holistic perspective that considers data, analytics, customer insights, and different parts of the business when making plans and implementing strategies.
  • Being customer focused delivering expected business results while putting the customer first and consistently applying an omni-merchant mindset and the EDLP and EDLC business models to all plans and initiatives.
  • Being a champion for digital transformation and change by driving continuous improvements, supervising the adoption of new technology, and supporting digital disruption in line with Walmart’s business model.
  • Finding ways to deliver incremental value while solving tactical problems strategically. 
  • Possessing a combination of strong technical, people, and operational skills and a platform mindset and have a track record of using data to drive continual improvement. 
  • Having built and managed a global QE team
  • Bringing your 6+ years (minimum) of managing engineering teams + your BS or MS (preferred) degree in Computer Science or related field

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 6 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 8 years’ experience in software
engineering or related field.
3 years’ supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field and 5 years' experience in software engineering

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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?

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity – unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see

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