Contract

(USA) Principal Software Engineer Fortune 500 Jobs

Walmart

Walmart

SUNNYVALE, CA

$89,491 - $109,378

Agent

Jen C, Recruiter at Gigzio

Got 5 people hired

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Job Description

This is an opportunity for you to be part of a new team that is being stood up now, and you can be a founding member to set the strategy, culture, technology and working norms. It’s a unique chance to be an intrapreneur—building something new from the ground up at Fortune 1 company scale, while backed by the strength of Walmart and leveraging the assets of the world’s largest omnichannel retailer. As part of this team, you will interact with a variety of teams including catalog, pricing, search, checkout, and various other internal teams.

What You’ll Do

  • Develop software systems and solve complex problems by leveraging state-of-the-art technology
  • Collaborate with and execute major cross-platform executions as a team, or independently when needed
  • Document knowledge and processes specific to your work

Leads the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by providing pertinent documents, direction, and examples; identifying short and long term solutions and timeline; reviewing and approving proposed solutions; implementing new architectural patterns; and performing design and code reviews of changes.
 

Directs root cause analysis of critical business and production issues by reviewing and analyzing information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); directing actions as designated in the plan; interpreting the results to determine further action; directing root cause analysis to prevent future occurrence of issues; and reviewing and approving online documentation.
 

Supports business objectives by collaborating with business partners to identify opportunities and drive resolution; partnering with business to define priorities; identifying short- and long-term solutions; and leading cross-functional partnership.


Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design by partnering with the Product Management, Web Operations, Project Management, Business and User Experience teams; obtaining cross-function approvals; driving proof-of-concept; and implementing prototypes to validate ideas.
 

Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; directing and reviewing design artifacts (for example, proof of concepts, prototypes); writing and developing code; overseeing software design; reviewing unit test cases; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; directing project team and cross functional teams; enhancing design to prevent re-occurrences of  effects; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs; interacting with project manager to provide input on project plan; and providing leadership to the project team.


Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and communicating business plans and priorities; removing barriers and obstacles that impact performance; providing resources; identifying performance standards; measuring progress and adjusting performance; accordingly, developing contingency plans; and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous learning.


Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by selecting and training; mentoring; assigning duties; building a team-based work environment; establishing performance expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations; providing recognition and rewards; coaching for success and improvement; and ensuring diversity awareness.
 

Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to others in their use and application; ensuring compliance with them; and utilizing and supporting the Open-Door Policy.
 

Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost effectiveness; and participating in and supporting community outreach events.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Experience in RESTful Services, Java, Scala, Spring Boot Framework, RDBMS, NoSql, Python
  • Experience in development of scalable cloud native microservices
  • Experience of big data technologies (i.e. Spark/ Kafka / Cassandra /Hadoop / Hive / Elasticsearch)
  • Familiarity with CI/CD, unit testing, automated frontend testing
  • Strong creative, collaboration, and communication skills

Even Better if You:

  • Have designed, built, and maintained APIs, services of highly scalable platforms.
  • Have experience with Kafka or other high volume-low latency messaging infrastructure
  • Have experience with Azure Cloud Stack, GCP or other cloud stacks
  • Have extensive knowledge of open-source libraries, design patterns and micro-service architecture
  • Experience in production system operations (logging, telemetry, alerting etc.)
  • Self-starter, quick learner, keen observer, eye for detail and someone who relishes challenges
  • Knowledge and/or experience in Machine Learning

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 5 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 7 years’ experience in software
engineering or related field

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 4 years' experience in software engineering or related field

Primary Location...

600 WEST CALIFORNIA AVENUE, SUNNYVALE, CA 94086-2486, United States of America

Job ID: 728091745552143320

This job is located in

SUNNYVALE, California, 94087