Walmart-Senior Manager I, Software Engineering

Bentonville, AR, United States

About the job:

It’s an exciting time to join our Walmart journey. We are seeking a Software Engineer Manager for a key position in Walmart’s healthcare initiatives.

This dynamic team works within Health & Wellness to provide master data and enterprise master patient index to all areas within Pharmacy, Walmart Health and Walmart Optical.

The team works in large scale with millions of patients and prescribers across the country. You’ll be part of Walmart’s commitment to serve up millions of customers for our Healthcare initiative.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if you…

Mentor other team members

Encouraging others to grow and be curious

Leading others with respect

Have the desire to learn

Understand design

You’ll make an impact by…

Helping build the careers of others

Having a voice on the tech stack

Having a voice on the Architectural direction and tech design

Driving the design

Having a hands-on technical contribution

Responsibilities:

Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by selecting and training; mentoring; assigning duties; building a team-based work environment; establishing performance expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations; providing recognition and rewards; coaching for success and improvement; and ensuring diversity awareness.

Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices by leading internal technical teams; partnering with cross-functional teams across the business; developing assessments of key opportunities; documenting project scopes; developing long-range plans and project timelines; communicating with and influencing decision-makers and executives within the organization; and resolving technology differences across teams through informed discussions.

Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects by reviewing project requirements; translating requirements into technical solutions; gathering requested information (for example, design documents, product requirements, wire frames); writing and developing code; conducting unit testing; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; collaborating with project team and cross functional teams; troubleshooting open issues and bug-fixes; enhancing design to prevent reoccurrences of defects; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs; interacting with project manager to provide input on project plan; and providing leadership to the project team.

Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects by providing pertinent documents, direction, and examples; identifying short- and long- term solutions and timeline; reviewing and approving proposed solutions; implementing new architectural patterns; and performing design and code reviews of changes.

Supports business objectives by collaborating with business partners to identify opportunities; addressing high-priority initiatives (for example, business strategy, technical feasibility, implementation alternatives); identifying short- and long-term solutions; and leading cross-functional partnership.

Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design by partnering with the product management, Web Operations, project management, business and user experience teams; obtaining cross-function approvals; driving proof-of-concept; and implementing prototypes to validate ideas.

Requirements:

Minimum Qualifications…

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

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor of Science and 6 years’ experience in software engineering OR Master of Science and 3 years’ experience in software engineering
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