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Senior Manager, Systems and Infrastructure Engineering



Other Engineering
Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

As a Senior Manager, Systems and Infrastructure Engineering, you will be responsible for leading the development and maintenance of secure and reliable Point-of-Sale (POS) test labs across multiple locations in the US, including Bentonville, AR; Hoboken, NJ; Reston, VA; Sunnyvale, CA; and Seattle, WA. These labs are used for comprehensive testing of all software related to the checkout experience in Walmart and Sam's Club stores, encompassing both staffed and self-checkout registers, as well as backend infrastructure for both cloud and edge compute environments running containerized microservices. Your expertise in managing and optimizing complex technology systems will ensure the highest level of performance, security, and compliance with Walmart's standards and policies.

About Us:

The Lab Engineering team is responsible for building and maintaining the infrastructure and systems used to test and develop new technologies for Walmart and Sam's Club. Our team provides development engineers across the country with access to physical hardware that replicates a real-world retail environment.

What You'll Do:

  • Maintain and upgrade test store systems, including hardware and software.
  • Collaborate with network teams to configure test stores within labs to mimic real-world stores and clubs.
  • Work with research and development teams to design and build next-generation checkout hardware for both staff and self-checkout lanes.
  • Develop and maintain robotic automation hardware for hands-off automation testing of physical register and fuel pump hardware.
  • Manage the annual budget for hardware and software contracts related to the labs.
  • Track and manage team progress using Agile Scrum methodology.

What You’ll Bring:

  • Strong knowledge of hardware and computer peripherals, preferably in the retail Point-Of-Sale space.
  • Strong knowledge of networking.
  • Familiarity with multiple operating systems, including Ubuntu Linux, Windows, and Sky OS.
  • Familiarity with robotics and CAD design.
  • Strong knowledge of Jira and Agile methodologies.
  • Excellent communication skills, including the ability to communicate effectively with senior executives.
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python and Bash.

We're looking for a highly skilled and experienced Infrastructure manager to join our team. As the leader of the team, you will be responsible for maintaining and upgrading our test store systems, collaborating with other teams, and developing new technologies to support Walmart and Sam's Club's retail operations. If you have a strong background in hardware and systems engineering, networking, and Agile methodologies, and are passionate about innovation and technology, we encourage you to apply.

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 that is primarily in office coupled with virtual when not onsite. Our campuses serve as a hub to enhance collaboration, bring us together for purpose and deliver on business needs. This approach helps us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team and be more flexible in our personal lives.

Benefits: Beyond our great compensation package, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.

Equal Opportunity Employer:
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.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

At Walmart, we offer competitive pay as well as performance-based bonus awards and other great benefits for a happier mind, body, and wallet. Health benefits include medical, vision and dental coverage. Financial benefits include 401(k), stock purchase and company-paid life insurance. Paid time off benefits include PTO (including sick leave), parental leave, family care leave, bereavement, jury duty, and voting. Other benefits include short-term and long-term disability, company discounts, Military Leave Pay, adoption and surrogacy expense reimbursement, and more.

You will also receive PTO and/or PPTO that can be used for vacation, sick leave, holidays, or other purposes. The amount you receive depends on your job classification and length of employment. It will meet or exceed the requirements of paid sick leave laws, where applicable.

For information about PTO, see https://one.walmart.com/notices.

Live Better U is a Walmart-paid education benefit program for full-time and part-time associates in Walmart and Sam's Club facilities. Programs range from high school completion to bachelor's degrees, including English Language Learning and short-form certificates. Tuition, books, and fees are completely paid for by Walmart.

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to a specific plan or program terms.

For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.

The annual salary range for this position is $90,000.00-$180,000.00

Additional compensation includes annual or quarterly performance bonuses.

Additional compensation for certain positions may also include:

- Stock

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Option 1: Bachelor's degree in computer science, computer engineering, information systems, information technology, or related area and 5 years’experience in technology infrastructure engineering across areas such as compute, storage, network, mobility or virtualization-related technologies.Option 2: 7 years’ experience in technology infrastructure engineering across areas such as compute, storage, network, mobility or virtualization relatedtechnologies.

2 years’ supervisory experience or experience leading cross-functional teams.

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, computer engineering, information systems, information technology, or related area and 3 Years of relevant experience in configuration management, developing automation for Provisioning and Orchestration, experience developing and managing service-level objectives (SLOs)/service level indicators (SLIs) for Infrastructure Service availability and performance, We value candidates with a background in creating inclusive digital experiences, demonstrating knowledge in implementing Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.2 AA standards, assistive technologies, and integrating digital accessibility seamlessly. The ideal candidate would have knowledge of accessibility best practices and join us as we continue to create accessible products and services following Walmart’s accessibility standards and guidelines for supporting an inclusive culture.

Primary Location...

Phyllis St. N Of Hwy 102, West Side Of Street, Bentonville, AR 72712, United States of America