Senior Software Engineer- Backend

Wal-Mart Sunnyvale, CA
Position Summary

The Merchant Technology group is a team of engineers, data scientists and product leaders who are responsible for the analytics, tools and platforms to support our merchandizing strategies including competitive intelligence, algorithmic pricing, product catalog, marketplace and product search. The ideal candidate will be part of the product catalog, code and maintain item ingestion as well as read services that power Walmart and its subsidiaries with low latency and high throughput.

Position Description:

* Develops innovation strategies, processes, and best practices

* Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects

* Strong working knowledge of distributed services, multi-threading, performance optimization at scale for high throughput-low latency applications.

* Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design

* Leads and participates in end to end service implementations, data feeds ingestion, and orchestration

* Designs and implements low latency ingestion and read services.

* Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

* Troubleshoots business and production issues

* Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment

Position Summary

The Merchant Technology group is a team of engineers, data scientists and product leaders who are responsible for the analytics, tools and platforms to support our merchandizing strategies including competitive intelligence, algorithmic pricing, product catalog, marketplace and product search. The ideal candidate will be part of the product catalog, code and maintain item ingestion as well as read services that power Walmart and its subsidiaries with low latency and high throughput.

Position Description:

* Develops innovation strategies, processes, and best practices

* Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects

* Strong working knowledge of distributed services, multi-threading, performance optimization at scale for high throughput-low latency applications.

* Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design

* Leads and participates in end to end service implementations, data feeds ingestion, and orchestration

* Designs and implements low latency ingestion and read services.

* Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

* Troubleshoots business and production issues

* Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment

Position Description

The ideal candidate will be part of the product catalog, code and maintain item ingestion as well as read services that power Walmart and its subsidiaries with low latency and high throughput.

Minimum Qualifications

7+ years experience in a development role in a building web based J2EE services/applications.

2+ years experience in designing REST services for high volume consumers

2+ years experience with NoSQL data stores.

2+ years experience in Agile Methodology

Experience with SOA, Apache Camel, REST, Web-Services, JEE technologies, Spring, Hibernate, Cassandra

Additional Preferred Qualifications

Extensive Cassandra experience

Experience building high volume pipelines

Experience in E-Commerce domain.

Employment Type

Full Time