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(USA) Senior Manager I, Software Engineering



Full Time

On Site


Sunnyvale, California, United States

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

What you will do..

1) Lead and participate 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, wireframes); writing and developing code; conducting unit testing; communicating status and issues to team members and stakeholders; collaborating with the 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.

2) Lead 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.

3) Lead operational excellence efforts by making sure that the product created under the scope of the team is ready for the millions of customers that [Register to View] scales to.

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

5) Lead 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.

6)Utilize industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environment by analyzing industry best practices; benchmarking industry against internal processes and solutions; researching or influencing future industry solutions for fit with internal needs; and defining software development guidelines, standards and processes.

7) Ensure business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost-effectiveness; and participating in and supporting community outreach events.

You'll sweep us off our feet if you're..

  • Comfortable influencing others, leading team, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly
  • A problem solver and like digging in
  • Someone that has a test and learn mentality, and an agile way of working to improve your team's products
  • Excited about solving complex challenges
  • Customer-centric in spirit and execution
  • Have exposure working with cloud technologies
  • Experience leading teams and implementing technology globally
  • Understand production operation and able to add value by leading the way for the team

You'll make an impact by:
  • Building and leading teams: Set and manage globally distributed engineering teams
  • Providing cross-functional leadership: Working cross-functionally with product, engineering, program, and business teams to deliver omni-solutions across the globe
  • Developing and executing plans: Drive the execution of multiple business plans and tech initiatives. Effectively communicate execution, capacity, resource plans, and priorities
  • Building strategic relationships: Partner with peer teams to help design omni-presence solution across stores and online
  • Operating with excellence - Set an example in managing code quality via reviews, coverage, automation for core application and peer teams. Contribute to technology backlog based on reviews.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science and 4 years' experience in software engineering or related field OR 6 years' experience in software engineering or related field.
  • Minimum of 1 year's supervisory experience.
  • Experience managing software development engineers and lead engineering projects.
  • 2-5 years of iOS/Android platform experience
  • In-depth knowledge of Swift/Kotlin, ARKit/ARCore, Core Vision/ML Kit.
  • Experience working with micro-services architecture and distributed systems.
  • Deep understanding of various aspects of Mobile App Development
  • Experience in coordinating, creation and completion of technical design and discussions that help drive technical architecture
  • Experience in 360° people management, growing & grooming teams and to ensure the happiness and productivity of the team's software engineers.
  • Experience with risk management (technical, product, personnel)
  • Experience in partnering with cross-functional project development and in collaborating with other scrum teams, QA, Release Management, Program Management, and TechOps.
  • Experience providing guidance and influence in other areas of the Engineering (e.g. DevOps and Test Engineering).
  • Experience participating in relevant Engineering and Technical Operations workgroups and on-call rotations to assure service availability and operational excellence.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in building Augmented Reality applications using Unity or other AR SDK's
  • Experience with Mixed Reality/Virtual Reality (Holo Lens, Gear, Occulus, Vive, Rift..)
  • Experience in using 3D Modelling tools such as Maya, Blender
  • Experience in Game Design, 3D modelling, 3D Computer Graphics is a plus.

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 4 years' experience in software engineering or related field OR 6 years' experience in software
engineering or related field.
1 year's 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 3 years' experience in software engineering

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