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Sr Data Engineer

Walmart


Location:
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Date:
02/01/2018
2018-02-012018-03-18
Walmart
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976480BRReq ID:976480BRCompany Summary:Walmart Global eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, VUDU, SamsClub.com, and our technical powerhouse @WalmartLabs. Here, innovators incubate next gen e-commerce solutions in real-time. We integrate online, physical, and mobile shopping experiences for billions of customers around the globe. How do we do it? We continuously build and invest in new technology including open source tools and big data innovations. Data scientists, front and back-end engineers, product managers, and web and UX/UI teams collaborate alongside e-commerce experts to envision, prototype, and bring revolutionary ideas to life in a dynamic, flexible and fun work culture.Job Title:Sr Data EngineerPosition Summary:The SEM Engineering team is a part of Growth at Walmartlabs and is in charge of optimizing paid and free search for walmart.com. We are tasked with optimizing ad spend on RoAS while making sure as many items from our catalogue as practical get conversion, while doing it at scale, meaning, the traffic quality should be maintained regardless of amount of ad spend. We use data science methods to dynamically modify keyword and product ad bids across top search engine providers. The team is responsible for building data pipelines and API integrations enabling us to do so, with concerns of SLA and data quality squarely in focus, as well as building internal tool to provide our business partners control and visibility of SEM operations. Our challenge is immense. Presently, the catalog is expanding by 10s of thousands of items daily and keyword universe is growing by 10s of thousands monthly.City:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description:SEM Engineering team is a part of Growth at Walmartlabs and is in charge of optimizing paid and free search for walmart.com. We are tasked with optimizing ad spend on RoAS while making sure as many items from our catalogue as practical get conversion, while doing it at scale, meaning, the traffic quality should be maintained regardless of amount of ad spend. We use data science methods to dynamically modify keyword and product ad bids across top search engine providers. The team is responsible for building data pipelines and API integrations enabling us to do so, with concerns of SLA and data quality squarely in focus, as well as building internal tool to provide our business partners control and visibility of SEM operations. Our challenge is immense. Presently, the catalog is expanding by 10s of thousands of items daily and keyword universe is growing by 10s of thousands monthly.



#LI-DCMinimum Qualifications:Stellar Software Engineer, capable of reliable and predictable delivery of complex projects working as part of a team.

Automation champion who is passionate about productivity and unyielding in applying best Software Engineering practices.

Role model for Software Engineers on the team and a mentor to junior talent.

Advocate of metrics-driven approach to solving business problems, operating software systems and managing agile development processes.



Masters degree in CS or EE, or related field and 5+ years experience in building and evolving complex software systems, both customer-facing and offline.

Expert knowledge of algorithms, databases, Java and/or Python.

Expert knowledge of technologies used in building scalable, distributed systems in virtualized cloud-like environments.

Solid grasp of principles and approaches used in Data-driven systems and processes.

Solid devops skills in troubleshooting live applications, assessing performance bottlenecks of applications running on Linux.

Ability to successfully lead multiple projects while remaining highly technical, hands on contributor.Additional Preferred Qualifications:Prior experience working within Growth Engineering organizations: SEO, SEM, etc.

Prior experience extracting actionable data as well as evaluating success metrics in form of reports.

Solid understanding of mobile as well as desktop web-based applications, frameworks and processes around building and deploying those.Category:Software Development and Engineering Division:Walmart LabsDivision Summary:@WalmartLabs is the technical powerhouse behind Walmart Global eCommerce. We employ big data at scale -- from machine learning, data mining and optimization algorithms, to modeling and analyzing massive flows of data from online, social, mobile and offline commerce. We dont just engineer cool websites, mobile apps, and new services; we use our own open source tools to create the framework. Deployment is automated and accelerated through our open cloud platform. This makes us incredibly nimble and able to adjust in real-time to our global customers.Employment Type:Full TimeRequisition Template:eCommerce
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