Principal Software Engineer
Posted on Sep 20, 2021 by Walmart eCommerce
As a Principal Engineer, you will provide technical leadership, expertise, and guidance to Account and Identity teams. Lead and direct large-scale, complex, cross-functional initiatives by sharing business and technical context derived from the partnerships you build with key product and other stakeholders. 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. 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. Support your teams to succeed and grow through candid mentorship and coaching.
You will sweep us off our feet if...
- You are a pragmatic security engineer who believes in risk focused, scalable security approaches with a strong technical background in developing low latency, high resiliency, and high-availability, systems.
- You have excellent communication skills and a product focused mindset to build the right solutions for your stakeholders and customers.
- Well versed in identity and access management concepts
- A full stack engineering. Equally well versed in building web & native applications and scaling Back End systems
- Believes in operational excellence and leads by example
- Familiar with A/B testing large scale systems
- Experience in container technologies such as Docker on Kubernetes and CI/CD.
- Are passionate about teaching and mentoring other engineers.
- Have excellent attention to detail and can articulate the specifics of quality design while enforcing engineering principles.
What you'll bring
In-depth knowledge of industry best practices, technologies, architectures, and emerging technologies
Experienced in Java, React, Node, Cosmos DB and Docker
Experience delivering solutions for applications at scale leveraging public cloud.
Experience in architecting, designing, and developing large scale data solutions
Experience driving engineering design using Agile process to drive innovation, accelerate decisions and outcomes while minimizing risk
Powering the next retail disruption.
Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That's what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We're a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists, and service professionals within Walmart, the world's largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates.
To others, innovation looks like an app, service or some code - but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human led is our true disruption.
Walmart is the world's largest retailer and Fortune 1 company. In fact, there's a store within 10 miles of most Americans. Each week, Walmart is counted on by 265 million customers weekly to provide groceries and essentials, while introducing them to new products, services, and brands to help them save money and live better.
Omnichannel merchants take a 360-degree view on what is needed to drive sustainable growth both online and in stores. It comes down to creating a seamless experience for our customers, whether they are shopping online or in stores. Walmart's assortment covers home goods, grocery, apparel, beauty, electronics and so much more. Our Merchandising associates, driven by passion, use market data and analytics, risk taking, efficiency, and innovation to form the dynamic center from which it all begins.
Diversity and Inclusion
The Global Office of Culture, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion's (CDEI) mission is to create a culture where all associates feel included and are engaged to deliver on our purpose of saving people money so they can live better. Hear more about this focus from Ben Hasan, Senior Vice President and Global Chief Culture, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer and view the full 2020 Culture, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report here.
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
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
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