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Staff Software Engineer, Business Intelligence - Marketing Analytics - Walmart

San Bruno, California
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Company Summary

The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.


Position Description

  • Maintain a robust visualization to support Marketing Vehicle performance, Category performance, Customer cohort activity, and Financial Plan/Forecast reporting.
  • Define the BI Architecture for dynamic and real-time updates of dashboards.

Provide data architecture that is flexible, scalable, and consistent for cross-functional use, and aligned to stakeholder business requirements.

  • Deliver ongoing and accurate reporting of KPIs for Weekly Business Review reporting.
  • Define optimized DB schemas that power the snappy dashboards.
  • Publish KPI definitions and ensure they are consistent with Marketing Analytics, Marketing Finance, and Retail Operations expectations.
  • Work with BI and data science team members to assist them in accessing and leveraging key data sets.
  • Provide analytics tools and training to drive actionable insights into key business performance metrics, including campaign and category performance, marketing vehicle performance, customer funnel metrics, and operational efficiency.
  • Define SLA and acceptable time lags by data source, define QA process, and socialize resolution process to ensure data accuracy and consistency.
  • 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 environment


Minimum Qualifications

  • 6-8 years of experience in building Visualizations in a Software Engineering role.
  • BA/BS Degree in Computer Science, any Engineering discipline, Statistics, Information Systems or another quantitative field.

-Software/Tools exposure-

  • Big data tools – Hadoop, Hive, HDFS, Oozie etc.
  • Relational SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Tableau
  • Experience working across various internal stakeholders including Marketing, Finance, and Engineering. Strong skills in communicating technical material to range of audiences.
  • Working SQL knowledge and experience working with relational databases, query authoring (SQL) as well as working familiarity with a variety of databases.
  • Exposure to building ‘big data’ data pipelines, architectures and data sets.
  • Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
  • Strong analytic skills related to working with unstructured datasets.
  • Build processes supporting data transformation, data structures, metadata, and workload management.
  • A successful history of manipulating, processing and extracting value from large disconnected datasets.
  • Strong project management and organizational skills.
  • Experience supporting and working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic environment.
  • Bachelor s degree in Business, Communications, or related field and 5 years experience in marketing or related field OR 8 years experience in marketing or related field.

Additional Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years experience in online marketing.
  • 3 years experience managing cross-functional teams.
  • 3 years experience managing vendor contracts and relationships.
  • 3 years of supervisory experience.
  • 5 years experience in direct or indirect retail marketing, including product marketing and brand management.
  • Master's degree in Business Administration or related field.


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Posted: 2018-11-21 Expires: 2019-01-20

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