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Walmart eCommerce Reviews

Updated May 23, 2017
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Walmart eCommerce President & CEO of eCommerce Marc Lore
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Pros
  • benefits, work life balance, opportunities, training (in 73 reviews)

  • Great place to help start a new business in e-commerce (in 19 reviews)

Cons
  • Code quality is pathetic, people are not professional and work life balance is not great either (in 19 reviews)

  • While compensation is competitive among the market, lacking in other benefits such as healthcare, no free food, and not many other perks (in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Senior Buyer"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Buyer in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Buyer in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Walmart has a great culture and is fast-paced and dynamic. Company is growing quickly, lot of opportunity.

    Cons

    Merging these small acquisition proving difficult. Too many processes and tools which slow you down.

    Advice to Management

    Take the time to understand system limitations and how they make people inefficient.


  2. "Powerful company with access to vast resources and data , positively impacting the community"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Walmart eCommerce full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Charity donations and volunteer involvement
    Modern workplace with amenities
    Massage chairs!
    Good people
    Access to big data
    Access to vast resources

    Cons

    Disconnect between corporate in AK and the teams in CA. This negatively impacted workforce planning and other forecasting. Often overall strategy and planning was not cascaded to local CA teams.

    Advice to Management

    Strengthen the ties between Bentonville and California


  3. "Walmart is fun"

    Star Star Star Star Star
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Work life balance and benefits

    Cons

    Parking and Management need to focus

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up


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    "Depends on the Team"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Sunnyvale, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    It can be a good place to work depending on the team you end up. High caliber of talent

    Cons

    The Walmart brand is sometimes viewed negatively


  6. Helpful (2)

    "Great place for dynamic work environment and career development"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice President Finance in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Vice President Finance in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Fast-paced environment, flat organization, so there are many opportunities for career development. Organization is on the leading edge of change in retail and tech industries.

    Cons

    Dynamic environment, so it's difficult to get in a groove with daily responsibilities. Requires a high degree of adaptability. Systems have not been updated, creating challenges to get good data quickly and easily.


  7. Helpful (154)

    "Great people, great culture!"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Project Manager in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Project Manager in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    You can find some highly intelligent and strategic thinkers here. The company systematically rewards familial culture and creating personal relationships. Great place to work!

    Cons

    People are too nice and don't hold each other accountable to failure.

    Advice to Management

    Spend some time building credibility among lower level associates.


  8. "Fine place to work"

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    Current Employee - Program Manager in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Program Manager in San Bruno, CA
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Perks and People are great

    Cons

    Working with Bentonville Policies in California

    Advice to Management

    Bring Arkansas into the 21st century


  9. "Great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Product Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Current Employee - Product Manager in Sunnyvale, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Top talent, latest technologies, nice people, competitive compensation, growth opportunity.

    Cons

    Parking at Sunnyvale is an issue. The parking garage is a bit far and the shuttle provided takes about 10 minutes. Management is actively working on a solution.
    Green card processing is a general problem facing every company now. It's possible that it's a problem like every place else.

    Advice to Management

    Please fix the parking problem in Sunnyvale


  10. "Nice place to work"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Engineer in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Cutting edge technology, competitive SDLC, reasonable deadlines.

    Cons

    No such, unless you cannot commit to the job.

    Advice to Management

    More visibility for hard-working people


  11. "Sr Manager"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in San Bruno, CA
    Current Employee - Senior Manager in San Bruno, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Walmart eCommerce full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Nice People, good industry, nice building to work in

    Cons

    Too much turnover, management is shifted around often

    Advice to Management

    Take input from employees who know what is going on before you make decisions


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