Staff Software Engineer – Market Intelligence

Full Time Cupertino CA Walmart

Position Summary…

What you'll do…

This is a critical technical leadership role that brings together your past engineering design experiences, thought leadership and your abilities to build bonds with developers, data scientists, product managers and other engineering leaders to develop platforms and product that operate at Walmart-scale. You will architect, design, develop and lead by influence a world class group of engineers across the geographies that are bound by a common Walmart-wide theme of creating elegant solutions for complex problems and enable customers to save more and live better – every single day.

If you thrive in solving challenging business problems with highly tangible business impact, love leading and growing with fabulous team members who just click, this is the place!

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…

  • 10+ years of experience in big data systems and frameworks like Spark, Hadoop, Hive, NoSQL, Kafka, distributed job scheduling

  • Advanced knowledge of at least one programming language – Java and/or Python

  • Experience and a general understanding of popular industry frameworks for high performance, scalable machine learning tasks like Tensorflow (serving), Pytorch, SparkML and similar

  • Sufficient knowledge of the Hypothesis formulation->EDA->feature extraction->training->cross-validation->tuning->bucket test cycle A/B testing and first hand experience working on/enabling these ML stages with Data scientists for ML/DL models

  • Desirable: Understanding of data/app parallel distributed model training and scaling on GPUs/Cloud

  • Desirable: Model and feature extraction pipeline portability between runtimes – python, Java

  • Desirable: Have explored – TFX, MLFLow, Rapids, Horovod, Tensorboard, Juypter Hub

You’ll make an impact by..

  • Designing machine learning systems and overseeing the platform on which the solutions would be deployed

  • Scaling existing machine learning methods on distributed/parallel environments including GPUs

  • Enabling Data Science teams with processes – attestation & labeling workflows, tools, data connectors, model debugging/tuning infrastructure, model serving at scale, managing/operationalizing model hosting, versioning, hot/prod deployments

  • Enabling data for statistical analysis – good understanding of ML Cloud offerings & stack

  • Designing and developing large-scale distributed systems that process large volume of data; focusing on scalability and resilience in every system that you build

  • Demonstrating technical skills to go very deep in solving classes of problems or creating broadly leverageable systems

  • Owning multiple systems across big data platforms, and work with engineers, data scientist, product managers and engineering leaders to identify opportunities for business impact

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role.  It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

About Global Tech

Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists and service professionals within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates. To others, innovation looks like an app, service or some code, but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human-led is our true disruption.

We’re virtual

Working virtually this year has helped us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team, be more flexible in our personal lives and spend less time commuting.  Today, we are reimagining the tech workplace of the future by making a permanent transition to virtual work for most of our team. Of course, being together in person is an important part of our culture and shared success. We’ll collaborate in person at a regular cadence and with purpose.

Benefits & Perks:

Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve to live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

Minimum Qualifications…

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

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and 4 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 6 years’ experience in software
engineering or related field.

Preferred Qualifications…

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

Master’s degree in Computer Science or related field and 3 years' experience in software engineering

Primary Location…

640 W California Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94086-4828, United States of America

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