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Walmart

Staff, Data Scientist

Dallas, TX

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Job Description

As the Walmart Global Tech (WGT) Generative AI team, we are building completely new capabilities for our members and associates. This team member is part of the AI Labs organization and will build new Gen AI based experiences both in-house and in-collaboration with strategic partners. You will get to work on industry leading solutions and be at the forefront of this emerging platform.

About the Team:
As a member of Sam's Club and Walmart's Conversation & Generative AI team, we are focused on developing groundbreaking new features that allow our customers and members to effortlessly shop at Sam's Club and Walmart while findings efficiencies for our associates (home office and in-field). This team also contributes to the creation of frameworks and applications for both Associates and Members. Positioned within the AI Labs organization, our team is dedicated to crafting state-of-the-art Conversational Commerce experiences both in-house and in cooperation with strategic partners. Being part of this team offers the opportunity to work on pioneering solutions and be at the vanguard of the rapidly evolving conversational shopping platform.

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What you'll do:

Design, build, test and deploy cutting edge solutions at scale, impacting
millions of customers worldwide.
Provide technical leadership, guidance and mentorship to a small
group of highly skilled and motivated engineers.
Interact with Walmart engineering teams across geographies to leverage
expertise and contribute to the tech community.
Engage with Product Management and Business to drive the agenda, set
your priorities and deliver awesome products.
Writing and developing code; conducting unit testing; collaborating with
the project team and cross-functional teams; troubleshooting open issues
and bug-fixes; enhancing design to prevent re-occurrences of defects;
ensuring on- time delivery and hand-offs;
Seek ways to improve software and its effectiveness.

What you'll bring:
7+ years of experience in design and development of consumer facing software.
Strong computer science fundamentals: data structures, algorithms,
design patterns.

  • Strong desire to drive change, and ability to adapt to change quickly.
  • Strong hands on development skills to prototype technical solutions.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Good problem-solving attitude and analytical skills
  • Ability to balance the long-term "big picture" and short term implications.
  • of design decisions.
  • Practical knowledge of agile software development methodologies
  • Advanced Java & Python development experience with building highly scalable applications
  • Proficiency in Azure & GCP
  • Familiarity with NLP techniques and related algorithms
  • Nice to have: Experience with Generative AI
  • Nice to have: Chat & Voice bot development experience.
  • Nice to have: Proficiency in ReactJS or Angular

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:
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.

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Option 1: Bachelors degree in Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field and 4 years' experience in an analytics related field. Option 2: Masters degree in Statistics, Economics, Analytics, Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Technology or related field and 2 years' experience in an analytics related field. Option 3: 6 years' experience in an analytics or related field

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Data science, machine learning, optimization models, PhD in Machine Learning, Computer Science, Information Technology, Operations Research, Statistics, Applied Mathematics, Econometrics, Successful completion of one or more assessments in Python, Spark, Scala, or R, Using open source frameworks (for example, scikit learn, tensorflow, torch)

Primary Location...
603 MUNGER AVE STE 400, DALLAS, TX 75202, United States of America

Client-provided location(s): Dallas, TX, USA
Job ID: Walmart-8261_R-1791663
Employment Type: Other