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Position Summary...

Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales. Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities. Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

What you'll do...

About Team:

New Business and Emerging Tech: This is the team which builds reusable technologies that aid in acquiring customers, onboarding and empowering merchants besides ensuring a seamless experience for both these stakeholders. They also optimize tariffs and assortment, adhering to the Walmart philosophy - Everyday Low Cost. In addition to ushering in affordability, they also create personalized experiences for customers the omnichannel way, across all channels - in-store, on the mobile app and websites.

Our team is responsible for design, development, and operations of large-scale consumer facing applications. We focus on real-time transactions, user experience flows, streaming analytics across web and native apps. We interact with multiple teams across the company to provide scalable robust technical solutions.

Job Summary

As a Data Engineer, you’ll be responsible for adding new product features, support existing implementations and work with product, engineering, and business partners on new innovations.

What you'll do:

  • As a data scientist you'll understand the business problem and develop ETL based solution
  • Interact with Walmart engineering teams across geographies to leverage expertise and contribute to the tech
  • Engage with Product Management and Business to drive the agenda, set your priorities and deliver awesome products.
  • Excellent proficiency in data science technologies Excellent proficiency in data engineering technologies (ETL, yarn, spark, kafka, hive, GCP, Python / R / Scala, Linux / Unix / Shell environments, query optimisation, data proc )
  • Software development by providing engineering patterns to deliver the optimal product; including communicating design patterns.
  • Partner with product owners and business SMEs to analyse the business need and provide a supportable and sustainable engineered solution. Ensure that the overall technical solution is aligned with the business needs.
  • Drive the creation and modifications of the product portfolio components, identify and engage all technical resources necessary to contribute to the solution ensure the solution is consistent with Walmart architecture, design, and development standards.
  • Experiment: This is a startup-like environment so everything can change as we experiment with doing more custom partnership work
  • Develop applications using industry best practices. Make adjustments to adopt new methodologies that provide the business with increased flexibility and agility.
  • Stay current with the latest development tools, technology ideas, patterns and methodologies; share knowledge by clearly articulating results and ideas to key stakeholders.

What you'll bring:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or related technical field.
  • Minimum 7+ years of experience in software development and data sciences technologies.
  • 7+ years of Strong experience in React & Redux, Next.js, NodeJs Frameworks (Express / Hapi), Angular, Vue
  • 7+ years of experience in systems design, architecture and data structures
  • Experience with traditional as well as modern statistical techniques, including Regression, Classification, Ensemble Methods.
  • Strong hands on experience in tools like spark, kafka, GCP.
  • Strong implementation experience with high-level languages, such as Python, R, Scala or similar scripting language, and familiarity with Linux/Unix/Shell environments
  • Strong hands-on skills in sourcing, cleaning, manipulating and analysing large volumes of data using distributed computing platform
  • Hands on experience in Python / R / Scala, Linux / Unix / Shell environments, query optimisation, data proc, ETL
  • In depth working knowledge of tools like yarn, spark, kafka, hive
  • Must have working knowledge of cloud computing (Azure / GCP)
  • Experience with end-to-end modelling projects emerging from research efforts
  • Excellent academic or industrial track record of proposing, conducting and reporting results of original research, plus collaborative research with publications

About Walmart Global Tech

Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of software engineers, data scientists, cybersecurity expert's and service professionals within the world’s leading retailer who make an epic impact and are at the forefront of the next retail disruption. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. We are people-led and tech-empowered.

We train our team in the skillsets of the future and bring in experts like you to help us grow. We have roles for those chasing their first opportunity as well as those looking for the opportunity that will define their career. Here, you can kickstart a great career in tech, gain new skills and experience for virtually every industry, or leverage your expertise to innovate at scale, impact millions and reimagine the future of retail.

Flexible, hybrid work

We use a hybrid way of working with primary in office presence coupled with an optimal mix of virtual presence. We use our campuses to collaborate and be together in person, as business needs require and for development and networking opportunities. This approach helps us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team, be more flexible in our personal lives.


Beyond our great compensation package, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include a host of best-in-class benefits maternity and parental leave, PTO, health benefits, and much more.

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.

Minimum Qualifications:Option 1: Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and 3 years' experience in software engineering or related field. Option 2: 5 years' experience in software engineering or related field. Option 3: Master's degree in Computer Science and 1 year's experience in software engineering or related field. 2 years' experience in data engineering, database engineering, business intelligence, or business analytics.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Primary Location...

G, 1, 3, 4, 5 Floor, Building 11, SEZ, Cessna Business Park, Kadubeesanahalli Village, Varthur Hobli , India R-1493641

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