19 days old
2018-06-012018-07-01

Principal Software Engineer

Walmart
Carlsbad, CA 92008
1070139BRReq ID:1070139BRCompany Summary:The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the worlds largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.Job Title:Principal Software EngineerPosition Summary:Participate in requirements gathering and functional specification activities, ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

Develop new user-facing features

Build reusable code and libraries for future use

Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end

Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Be a Technical mentor/coach for junior team members

Ensure development best practices and lead by exampleCity:CARLSBADState:CAPosition Description:Participate in requirements gathering and functional specification activities, ensure technical feasibility of UI/UX designs

Develop new user-facing features

Build reusable code and libraries for future use

Optimize application for maximum speed and scalability

Assure that all user input is validated before submitting to back-end

Collaborate with other team members and stakeholders

Be a Technical mentor/coach for junior team members

Ensure development best practices and lead by exampleMinimum Qualifications:BS/MS in Computer Science or related area

5+ years of Front End development experience

Expert knowledge of JavaScript, CSS3, HTML5, and Node.js

Proficient with Chrome Developer Tools

Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them

Proficient understanding of REST APIs and knowledge of how to interface with them

Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX

Experience with highly scalable and available applications

Experience in Agile, SCRUM

Experience with version control systems, preferably GitAdditional Preferred Qualifications:Familiarity with JavaScript frameworks like Ember, BackboneJS, AngularJS, React and JS-based build tools like Grunt, Gulp, and Bower

A history of open-source contribution and a passion for development of elegant, well-designed frameworksCategory:Software Development and Engineering Division:Walmart LabsDivision Summary:@WalmartLabs is the technical powerhouse behind Walmart Global eCommerce. We employ big data at scale -- from machine learning, data mining and optimization algorithms, to modeling and analyzing massive flows of data from online, social, mobile and offline commerce. We dont just engineer cool websites, mobile apps, and new services; we use our own open source tools to create the framework. Deployment is automated and accelerated through our open cloud platform. This makes us incredibly nimble and able to adjust in real-time to our global customers.Employment Type:Full TimeRequisition Template:eCommerce

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