Golang Engineer at Walmart eCommerce
San Francisco Bay Area, California, United States (Posted Mar 25 2015)
- Remote work possible
Relocation compensation available
Are you a Go (Golang to Google) developer? Do you have experience building backend, network related Golang applications? We've got a great position for you here at @WalmartLabs on our Torbit (Frontend Performance) Team. This position will help us create the backbone of the Torbit services, primarily focused on traffic routing, caching, and automated frontend optimization.
As a member of the team, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and supporting the operation of our Torbit optimization proxies and other services for monitoring and improving frontend performance. You will work with other Go developers and performance engineers to solve frontend performance bottlenecks and related issues.
We have a strong commitment to moving fast and solving real problems. We are providing critical infrastructure and need to be a part of the business that "just works". It will be your responsibility to meet this commitment, both individually and as a member of the team.
If you've dealt with large, scalable systems in the past, that would be great. A passion for performance and basic Bash and operations skills are also a plus, but not required. Come help us make Walmart.com faster!
Skills & requirements
Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Software Engineering and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
Leads and participates in medium- to large-scale 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 four to six engineers, including offshore associates, for assigned Engineering projects
Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions
Provides support to the business
Troubleshoots business and production issues
-Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field and 6 years -Experience building scalable backend systems and/or performance related experience
-2-5+ years of Programming experience in Go/C/C++/Java/Perl/Python
-Strong background in process design for reliable systems; strong “big picture” awareness of systems
-Good generalist experience, with ability and willingness to read and write into all layers of a software stack
-Experience working with operations or with deployment, monitoring, and other sustainable operations of software a plus
Instructions how to apply
Company website: Walmart eCommerce
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