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Director, Engineering

Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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966357BRReq ID:966357BRCompany Summary:Walmart Global eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, VUDU, SamsClub.com, and our technical powerhouse @WalmartLabs. Here, innovators incubate next gen e-commerce solutions in real-time. We integrate online, physical, and mobile shopping experiences for billions of customers around the globe. How do we do it? We continuously build and invest in new technology including open source tools and big data innovations. Data scientists, front and back-end engineers, product managers, and web and UX/UI teams collaborate alongside e-commerce experts to envision, prototype, and bring revolutionary ideas to life in a dynamic, flexible and fun work culture.Job Title:Director, EngineeringPosition Summary:CRM team requires a leader who can

1. Understand business use-cases and build platforms to support it.

2. Instill software engineering best practices to the team

3. Build relationship with key stakeholders

4. Build and manage a team of high-performing engineers

As a Director of Engineering, you will lead and grow an engineering organization that is responsible for supporting marketing vehicles such as advertising systems, email and push delivery and Search Engine Monetization (SEM) systems. You will have solid experience in best practices related to design, development and deployment of software systems. You will collaboratively work with Product and Business Partners to drive the business forward.

Responsibilities Include:

Provide technical leadership to the team ensuring the designs meet the objectives and is operable, maintainable and scalable

Cross functionally work with Product and Business partners to understand business and drive the product roadmap

Manage a high-performance engineering teamCity:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description:

+ Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics

+ Develops and executes technical software development strategy for ecommerce applications and systems using current business roadmap

+ Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce

+ Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals

+ Ensures product quality

+ Executes engineering projects

+ Provides overall direction for Engineering

+ Reduces customer impact (for example, sales loss) due to applications systems issues

Minimum Qualifications:Qualifications

BS/MS/PhD in computer science with 10+ years of experience in software product development and hands-on coding experience in the past.

* Extensive background in leading software engineering product teams

* Good understanding of retail technology space.

* Good understanding of open source softwareAdditional Preferred Qualifications: Experience with Big Data and related technologies such as Map-Reduce, Hive, Spark a big plus.

Good understanding of data sciences, modeling, feature engineering a big plus.Category: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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