(USA) Senior Software Engineer - Android

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Company Description

Imagine working in an environment where you 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.


Walmart’s Values

* Service to the customer

* Respect for the individual

* Strive for excellence

* Act with integrity


Customer Experience at Walmart Global Tech

A brand new app experience, built from scratch, using the best ideas around architecture and engineering best practices. Our efforts let our customers “Save Money. Live Better.”

You will be a key member of the Mobile Platform team which owns the responsibility of architecting and gluing all the app features together, creating shared modules and components, and raising the bar for app performance and quality. We think it’s the most important thing to get right for our 265 million customers.

What We Create With (Android)

* Android Studio

* Kotlin

* GitHub

* Jira

* Confluence

* Jenkins

* GraphQL

* Zeplin

What You’ll Be Doing

* Designing and delivering code that’s readable, maintainable, testable, scalable, reusable, and efficient

* Working in an Agile team with engineers, designers, and product managers to solve problems as part of a team

* Thinking from the customer’s perspective to recommend design improvements

* Collaborating with backend teams to design effective and understandable APIs

* Following established architecture patterns and suggesting improvements

* Implementing new features according to specifications

* Investigating and fixing bugs

* Building unit and UI tests

* Learning and implementing the latest technologies

* Mentoring fellow engineers

* Participating in on-call rotations (daytime hours) to help our Support team solve problems for customers

Requirements (X4 Android)

* Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science/Engineering or equivalent experience

* 6+ years of experience as a software engineer

* Expert Kotlin skills

* Solid understanding of the full mobile development life cycle

* Experience using GitHub

* Unit testing best practices and patterns

* Caching, logging, performance tuning, and monitoring

* CI/CD systems such as TeamCity or Jenkins

* Communicate in English


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

We are reimagining the tech workplace by making a permanent transition to virtual workfor 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.

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 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 3 years’ experience in software engineering or related field OR 5 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 2 years' experience in software engineering or related field

Primary Location...

840 W CALIFORNIA AVE, SUNNYVALE, CA 94086-4828, United States of America

Sunnyvale, CA, United States