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Director, Software Engineering, Platforms

Walmart
Reston, VA 20190
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1406740BRReq ID:1406740BRCompany Summary:Over fifty years ago, Sam Walton started a single mom-and-pop shop and transformed it into the world's biggest retailer. Since those founding days, one thing has remained consistent: helping our customers save money so they can live better. When you join our Walmart family of brands (Sam's Club, Jet.com, Hayneedle, Modcloth, Moosejaw, Bonobos and many more!), you'll play a crucial role in shaping the future of retail, improving millions of lives around the world. Our associates have championed causes like U.S. job expansion, responsible global sourcing, female entrepreneur empowerment, and much, much more, establishing Walmart as a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. What could you accomplish with Walmart?Job Title:Director, Software Engineering, PlatformsPosition Summary:Stores Technology Group is responsible for the availability of inventory in the stores. We build products that enables every store associate to be more productive and successful, along with a sense of achievement and pride. Walmart Labs is looking for a Director of Software Engineering to help lead the Platforms team for the Stores Technology. This team is responsible for developing new building blocks across the core product. This position will be responsible for growing a Product Engineering team (e.g. recruiting, career development, mentoring, and team health), as well as project execution (e.g. high-quality feature releases and improvements). The role will have both ICs and Managers as direct reports. What You Will Be Doing Coach and improve the performance of engineering talent. Hire and grow your teams with superior engineering talent. Represent the team in planning and product meetings. Align engineering-wide priorities. Implement effective engineering processes and policies such as continuously integrate and ship into the cloud environment. Evaluate new technologies and mentor junior engineers to raise the bar on your team and across the organization. Represent Walmart engineering and management in industry events.City:RESTONState:VAPosition Description:Stores Technology Group is responsible for the availability of inventory in the stores. We build products that enables every store associate to be more productive and successful, along with a sense of achievement and pride. Walmart Labs is looking for a Director of Software Engineering to help lead the Platforms team for the Stores Technology. This team is responsible for developing new building blocks across the core product. This position will be responsible for growing a Product Engineering team (e.g. recruiting, career development, mentoring, and team health), as well as project execution (e.g. high-quality feature releases and improvements). The role will have both ICs and Managers as direct reports. What You Will Be Doing Coach and improve the performance of engineering talent. Hire and grow your teams with superior engineering talent. Represent the team in planning and product meetings. Align engineering-wide priorities. Implement effective engineering processes and policies such as continuously integrate and ship into the cloud environment. Evaluate new technologies and mentor junior engineers to raise the bar on your team and across the organization. Represent Walmart engineering and management in industry events. What You Should Have Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience. Experience working in the Mobile domain is preferred. 5+ years of experience in Engineering Management. Several years of design and coding experience. Ability to balance business needs, sense of urgency, and shipping high quality and pragmatic solutions.Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, or equivalent training, fellowship, or work experience. Experience working in the Mobile domain is preferred. 5+ years of experience in Engineering Management. Several years of design and coding experience. Ability to balance business needs, sense of urgency, and shipping high quality and pragmatic solutions.Category:Information Technology Brand:Walmart Labs
Posted: 2020-02-21 Expires: 2020-04-27

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