(USA) Director, Software Engineering
Posted on: January 10, 2021
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type Regular/Permanent
- Requisition R-386439 Position Summary... What you'll do... Our
people make the difference-and that means all our people.
Throughout our history, it has always been our associates who have
been the key to our success, and it will remain that way in the
future. Walmart values diverse backgrounds, experiences, ideas and
mindsets. We welcome all types of talent where your story is
included, and you bring your whole self to work! Walmart is a place
where any associate can build their dreams and grow.Director,
TechYou will be accountable for a large distributed engineering
team, tasked with building and enhancing a market leading platform
with key business partners on multiple continents with the purpose
of providing the best digital experience to store associates.We
believe in close collaboration to build products and services that
meet our customer's needs. The successful person in this role will
be a student of the business, proactively recommending viable
solutions that meet Walmart's global team's needs. The best
candidate will embrace our culture of servant leadership and
cross-team collaboration; working closely with other senior leaders
in shaping our strategy and execution. The role requires a
visionary leader who loves technology and loves leading people -
and will help us evolve as technology and customer needs constantly
- Develops and implements department strategies by identifying
current and future trends; aligning immediate department needs with
long-term company vision; communicating strategies to senior
leadership; and balancing Customer needs with company business
and/or technology objectives.
- Develops and manages budget in area of responsibility by
estimating future resource needs (for example, hardware, software,
system growth, new programs, staff); addressing over- and
under-allocations; and considering financial resources when making
- Manages invoicing and payments by reviewing and approving
invoices after confirming work meets standards and services are
received; developing and maintaining departmental budgets; tracking
payroll costs, supply and equipment ordering, expenses, and capital
purchases; and reviewing invoice information.
- Ensures application and infrastructure architectural solutions
are stable, secure, and compliant with Company standards and
practices by requiring that project implementation follows the
software development methodology; identifying and communicating
appropriate criteria to Associates; reviewing solutions; and
verifying that solutions support Company business operations.
- Strengthens department leadership by directing department and
corporate meetings; communicating to managers the importance of
ensuring consistency in quality, training, and overall management
of the department; and promoting and ensuring compliance with
corporate diversity initiatives.Strengthens department leadership
by directing department and corporate meetings; communicating to
managers the importance of ensuring consistency in quality,
training, and overall management of the department; and promoting
and ensuring compliance with corporate diversity initiatives.
- Provides overall direction by analyzing business objectives and
customer needs; developing, communicating, building support for,
and implementing business strategies, plans, and practices;
analyzing costs and forecasts and incorporating them into business
plans; determining and supporting resource requirements; evaluating
operational processes; measuring outcomes to ensure desired
results; identifying and capitalizing on improvement opportunities;
promoting a customer environment; and demonstrating adaptability
and sponsoring continuous learning.
- Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a
highly skilled and engaged workforce by diagnosing capability gaps;
recruiting, selecting, and developing talent; supporting
mentorship, workforce development, and succession planning; and
leveraging the capabilities of new and existing talent.
- Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere
to company standards of integrity and ethics by integrating these
values into all programs and practices; developing consequences for
violations or non-compliance; and supporting the Open Door
- Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and
networks to maximize the achievement of business goals by
sponsoring and leading key community outreach and involvement
initiatives; engaging key stakeholders in the development,
execution, and evaluation of appropriate business plans and
initiatives; and supporting associate efforts in these areas. 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.-- 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 6 years' experience in
software engineering or related field OR 8 years' experience in
engineering or related field.
3 years' supervisory experience. 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 5 years' experience in software engineering About Walmart
At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This
mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from
responsible sourcing to sustainability-and everything in between.
As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping
the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of
other industries-all while affecting the lives of millions of
customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every
day. What are you waiting for?
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. All the benefits you need for you and your
- Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life
insurance and more
- Associate discounts in-store and online
- Education assistance for Associate and dependents
- Pay during military service
- Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
- Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work
because of injury, illness, or childbirth Eligibility requirements
apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification
and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be
subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about
benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits . Frequently
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