Job Description

Senior Manager - Scala
Walmart Global Tech India
20 Openings • Deadline 25 Dec 2021
About the job


Your Opportunity

The role is of a Senior Manager -I who is motivated to build and lead one or more high performing scrum teams and also actively contribute to the architecture and design of new features. The role demands to lead, motivate, mentor and provide ample guidance to the other team members with respect to technical challenges. The role is also expected to make a difference to the product in terms of the innovative thoughts, best designs and contribute towards identifying technical risks and find alternate solutions to various problems.


Your Responsibility

* Manage a high performing team of 10-12 people and own the accountability of complete E2E delivery

* Drive design, development, implementation and documentation

* Should be good in stakeholder and program management

* Establish best engineering practices and operation excellence backed up with product, engineering and scrum metrics

* 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.

* Work closely with the Architects and cross functional teams and follow established practices for the delivery of solutions meeting QCD (Quality, Cost & Delivery) within the established architectural guidelines.

* Work with senior leadership to chart out the future roadmap of the products

* Participate in hiring and build teams enabling them to be high performing agile teams.

* Participating in organizational events like hackathon’s/demodays etc...

* Interact closely for requirements with Business owners and technical teams both within India and across the globe.

* Mentoring and coaching team and help them grow.


Your Qualifications

* BE / B. Tech degree in Computer Science with minimum 10+ years’ experience with atleast 2+ years of experience in People Management.

* Have strong experience in building and managing a high performing team

* Have led a team of 10-12 people and owned the accountability of complete E2E delivery

* Should be good in stakeholder and program management

* Have worked on good product organization

* In depth knowledge in full stack technologies like Scala/Spark/Python/PySpark.

* Strong experience in running the cloud distributed system in production at least for 2-3 years

* Experience in creating performing, highly scalable and distributed middle-tier frameworks, preferably using event-driven architecture in Cloud like Azure or GCP

* Object Oriented analysis and design using common design patterns.

* Experience on large-scale end-to-end implementations

* Good to have knowledge on Restful/SOAP web services

* Knowledge on unit testing frameworks and code quality control platforms like Sonar

* Good Exposure in Front End Technologies - React /Angular

* Experience in CI/CD development environments/tools: Git, Maven, Jenkins, Azure DevOps

* Demonstrated end-to-end ownership for development and design of least one cloud-

* based project.

* Working knowledge of SQL and NoSQL database technologies

* Prior Strong hands-on development skills to prototype technical solutions.

* Well versed in understanding and handling Non-Functional requirements (NFR’s)

* Excellent in driving Engineering excellence – code quality, performance tuning, operational excellence etc.

* Strong desire to drive change, and ability to adapt to change quickly. Willing to learn new and emerging technologies.

* Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills - including negotiation, facilitation, and consensus building skills; ability to influence and persuade, without direct control.

* Practitioner of Agile (Scrum) methodology


Our Ideal Candidate

You have a deep interest and passion for technology. You love owning new responsibilities and enjoy working with people who will keep challenging you at every stage. You have strong problem solving, analytic, decision-making and excellent communication with interpersonal skills. You are self-driven and motivated with entrepreneurial passion and desire to work in a fast -paced, results- driven agile environment with varied responsibilities. You have a passion to mentor and drive technical associates to deliver quality products in an agile environment. You have a flair to setup new process and bring in an innovative mindset to drive the team.


Mandatory Skills

Scala/ Python, spark, people management

  • Btech/BE
  • (Equivalent profile accepted)
Skills Required

Python, Spark, People Management, Scala

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Job Type


Job Location

Bangalore, Chennai

Work Experience

10-15 years


Rs. 30-60 Lacs

Functional Area

Sales/ Retail/ Business Development

Industry Type

IT-Software / Software Services

Published On

25 Nov 2021