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Director of Engineering

Walmart
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
1406754BRReq ID:1406754BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Director of EngineeringPosition Summary:On the Customer Experience Engineering team at Walmart Labs, we provide technology to power shopping journeys that help hundreds of millions of customers live better whether it is busy families getting groceries easily, new parents welcoming a new baby, or anyone planning a fun party. We strive to create the best shopping experience anywhere anytime, meeting customers' evolving needs and expectations. We are looking for an experienced engineering leader to help us improve the online grocery experience and build a scalable grocery platform on the web and mobile. In this role, you would be responsible for leading a distributed organization for [Online Grocery (grocery.walmart.com)] experiences. That includes the web, mobile apps, orchestration, and a few microservices. You will need to: Have strong accountability and ownership to drive outcomes that create frictionless customer experiences Collaborate effectively with various functions such as Product, Design, Business, Operations, and other Engineering teams and influence without authority Be a change agent; constantly striving for excellence in a rapidly evolving environment Be a multiplier: hire 10X engineering talent, motivate and grow them Create a strong engineering-driven culture that promotes diversity, innovation, and creative problem solving Build and grow global teams and develop a healthy cultureCity:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description:On the Customer Experience Engineering team at Walmart Labs, we provide technology to power shopping journeys that help hundreds of millions of customers live better whether it is busy families getting groceries easily, new parents welcoming a new baby, or anyone planning a fun party. We strive to create the best shopping experience anywhere anytime, meeting customers' evolving needs and expectations. We are looking for an experienced engineering leader to help us improve the online grocery experience and build a scalable grocery platform on the web and mobile.Minimum Qualifications: 10+ years of experience in various elements of full-stack software development front end, back end, data and insights and hands-on coding experience in the past. Extensive background in leading global software engineering product teams Proven ability to earn respect, trust and influence from people you work with and to mentor top technical talent. Technical leadership experience in design, implementation, and support of core front end, orchestration, and database services that are highly reliable, flexible, and scalable. BS/MS/PhD in information technology, computer science or a related engineering discipline, or equivalent experience. Deep understanding of Web or Mobile. More about you You have probably held a number of different leadership positions over your career so far and figured out how to scale teams and platforms for high throughput and efficiency. Right now, you're looking for a role that lets you stay close to the technology and engineering practices yet also assumes a large amount of customer-oriented product and business engagement. You can apply good judgment to the steepest software engineering challenges. You set high standards and have demonstrated the ability to build and lead a high-performance team. You are able to think about the big picture while also not minding being hands-on if needed. You also enjoy building relationships with others in a highly visible, cross-functional role. Ideally, you have deep expertise in web front end or mobile and can dig deep if required (reviewing PRs, building POCs to gain your own perspective, etc)Category:Software Development and Engineering Brand:Walmart Labs

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Posted: 2020-03-03 Expires: 2020-06-25

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