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Distinguished Software Engineer

Walmart
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
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1289996BRReq ID:1289996BRCompany 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:Distinguished Software EngineerPosition Summary:We are looking for a hands on Engineering Architect to lead a team of software engineers working on Edge Performance at WalmartLabs. We make the web faster for Walmart customers around the world by automating frontend performance improvement and analysis using a variety of techniques from image optimization to a HTML-rewriting proxy RUM data collection. Responsibilities: Directs root cause analysis of critical business and production issues Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects Ensures business needs are being met Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design Leads the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates Supports business objectives This position will help us create the backbone of the Torbit services, primarily focused on traffic routing, caching, and automated frontend optimization. As a member of the team, you will be responsible for driving, designing, developing, and supporting the operation of our Torbit optimization proxies and other services for monitoring and improving frontend performance. You will work with other Go developers and performance engineers to solve frontend performance bottlenecks and related issues. We have a strong commitment to moving fast and solving real problems. We are providing critical infrastructure and need to be a part of the business that "just works". It will be your responsibility to meet this commitment, both individually and as a member of the team. If you've dealt with large, scalable systems in the past, that would be great. A passion for performance and basic Bash and operations skills are also a plus, but not required. Come help us make Walmart.com faster! Design, prototype, and develop high-performance software for our http proxy rewriting system for automated performance optimization Maintain and expand upon our performance data related systems including a high throughput map/reduce interface on a custom time series database Discover and implement new performance optimizations for the site and traffic routing Build internal tools to monitor, manage, and automate existing systems Make an impact on a global scaleCity:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description: + Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics + 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 + Directs root cause analysis of critical business and production issues + Leads and directs in large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects + Leads the discovery phase of large projects to develop high level design + Leads the work of cross-functional groups of ten to twenty engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects + Provides overall direction + Supports business objectives Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 7 years experience building scalable ecommerce applications or mobile softwareCategory:Software Development and Engineering Brand:Walmart Labs

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Posted: 2019-06-27 Expires: 2019-12-20

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Software Engineer
8th2017 - Software Engineer
Overall Rating: 8/199
Median Salary: $100,690

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