22 days old

Technical Expert

Reston, VA 20190
995120BRReq ID:995120BRCompany 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. Today, nearly 260 million customers visit our more than 11,500 stores under 72 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce sites in 11 countries each week. With fiscal year 2016 revenue of $482.1 billion, Walmart employs 2.3 million associates worldwide 1.5 million in the U.S. alone. Its all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Technical ExpertEmployment Type:Full TimeCity:RESTONState:VAPosition Description: Contribute to identify product features that enable Data & Analytics platform for Walmart

Identify right open source tools to deliver product features by performing research, POC/Pilot and/or interacting with various open source forums

Design, build, test and deploy cutting edge solutions at scale, impacting millions of customers worldwide drive value from data at Walmart Scale

Provide technical leadership, guidance and mentorship to a small group of highly skilled and motivated engineers to deliver platform features

Interact with Walmart engineering teams across geographies to leverage expertise and contribute to the tech community.

Deploy and monitor products on Cloud platforms

Develop and implement best-in-class monitoring processes to enable data applications meet SLAs

Mentor peers and analysts across the division in technology best practices

Research, learn & adapt new technologies to solve problems & improve existing solutions

Participate in events to build innovative solutions

Provide direction and coordination between large projects and the technical execution plan

Adhere, support and promote company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrityMinimum Qualifications:

+ Bachelor s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and 6 years experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 8 years experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years.

Additional Preferred Qualifications: Advocate for Software Engineering Best Practices.

Expertise in Java, Hadoop, Pig, Hive and Oozie.

Experience in building scalable/highly available distributed systems in production.

Expertise in MPP architecture and expertise in at least 1 or 2 MPP engines (Spark, Impala etc)

Expertise in Big Data Ecosystem.

Expertise on SOA.

Ability to evaluate different execution engines based on interactive query requirements.

Understands Stream processing with expert knowledge on Kafka and either Spark streaming or Storm.

Experience on implementing CI/CD, Log aggregation/Monitoring/alerting for production system.

Basic understanding of Predictive analytics.

Advocate for Open source technologiesCategory:Information Technology Hourly/Salary:SalaryShift:0Division: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.Requisition Template:Home Office


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