Walmart Lead Software Engineer - Android / UI in RESTON, Virginia
1377053BRReq ID:1377053BRCompany Summary:What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Each week, over 260 million customers and members visit our 11,695 stores under 59 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce websites in 11 countries. With fiscal year 2017 revenue of $485.9 billion, Walmart employs approximately 2.3 million associates worldwide. Walmart continues to be a leader in sustainability, corporate philanthropy and employment opportunity. It's all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.Job Title:Lead Software Engineer - Android / UITime Type:Full TimeCity:RESTONState:VAPosition Description:-Develops Innovation strategies, processes, and best practices
-Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
-Ensures business needs are being met
-Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale, complex, cross-functional projects
-Leads the discovery phase of medium to large projects to come up with high level design
-Leads the work of other small groups of six to ten engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
-Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
-Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
-Supports business objectives
-Troubleshoots business and production issues
-Utilizes industry research to improve Wal-Mart's technology environmentMinimum Qualifications:-Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or equivalent;
-REQUIRED Minimum 5 years experience in native Android development
-Experience with the following programming languages: Java, Kotlin (desired).
-Strong knowledge of Android SDK core classes, their functionality and implementation
-Strong knowledge of Android UI design principles, Mobile UI architectural patters, e.g. MVP, MVVM and Google UI design guidelines.
-Ability to understand business requirements and translate them into technical requirements
-Strong communication skills (both verbal & written) and ability to lead or contribute to multiple projects in an agile team environment.Additional Preferred Qualifications:-Familiarity with RESTful APIs to connect Android applications to back-end services
-Experience with Realm, SQLite or Room databases.
-Experience with caching, threading, performance tuning and troubleshooting
-Experience with source code repositories such as GIT
-Understanding of Android security features, how to utilize them, security risks involved with Android implementations
-Experience with Agile Scrum Methodology and Scrum tools such as Confluence and Jira.Category:Information Technology Status:SalaryShift:0Brand:Walmart