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Posted September 2nd

(USA) Senior Software Engineer - Tech (Android)

Sunnyvale, California

Employer

Walmart

Industry

Retailer

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Posted September 2nd

(USA) Senior Software Engineer - Tech (Android)

Sunnyvale, California

Function

Other

Experience

Other

Type

Full Time

What you'll do

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; gathering requested information (for example, design documents, product requirements, wire frames); writing and developing code; conducting unit testing; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; collaborating with project team and cross functional teams; troubleshooting open issues and bug-fixes; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs; interacting with project manager to provide input on project plan; and providing leadership to the project team.
Leads the work of other small groups of four to six engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by proving pertinent documents, direction, and examples; identifying short and long term solutions and timeline; reviewing and providing feedback for proposed solutions; and performing design and code reviews of changes.
Troubleshoots business and production issues by gathering information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); engaging support teams to assist in the resolution of issues; formulating an action plan; performing actions as designated in the plan; interpreting the results to determine further action; performs root cause analysis to prevent future occurrence of issues; and completing online documentation.
Provides support to the business by responding to user's questions, concerns, and issues (for example, technical feasibility, implementation strategies); identifying short- and long-term solutions; facilitating resolutions; and leading cross-functional partnership.
Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design by partnering with the product management, project management, business and user experience teams; and obtaining cross-function approvals. Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales. Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities. Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

Job Description

Walmart Customer Experience is looking for a hands-on engineer to build the foundation for Walmart's customer facing Android experiences. You will be working with other talented Android engineers to create rock-solid mobile functionality that is utilized by dozens of other Android engineers as Walmart creates a one-of-a-kind e-commerce experience. Witness your work on medium to large scale projects directly impact the development speed of your peers and improve the experience for millions of Walmart customers. Enjoy the engineering-focused culture that prioritizes mobile best practices for long term stability. Improve your skills by working with the best engineering talent across the world in Walmart's remote-first environment

Position Expectations
  • Write effective, testable code that is flexible to change for future requirements
  • Provide quality, constructive comments when reviewing other's code
  • Complete wide scale projects using modern Android practices
  • Collaborate with other teams to coordinate details of said projects
  • Seeks to improve Walmart efficiency or productivity by bringing new ideas to the table
  • Provides support to other Android teams utilizing the team's provided functionality


Required Qualifications
  • 5+ years of professional software development experience
  • Demonstrable understanding of software engineering principles (SOLID, DRY, KISS, etc)
  • Mastery of Kotlin language
  • Comfortable with Java, Groovy languages
  • Mastery of Git and Gradle
  • Demonstrable understanding of Android lifecycles and mobile development best practices
  • Extensive experience using the state-of-the-art Android libraries (AndroidX, Retrofit, etc)


Preferred Qualifications
  • Comfortable with Python language
  • Familiarity with MVVM+Clean architecture principles
  • Understanding of modular architectures
  • Has built shared libraries or SDKs to be used by other Android apps




Minimum Qualifications...

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

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor of Science and 5 years' experience in software engineering OR Master of Science 2 years' experience in software engineering



Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Building system requirements, Information Technology, Project Management, Troubleshooting

Information Technology - CISCO Certification - Certification

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability-and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries-all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?
Location
Sunnyvale, California