(USA) Director, Product Management

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 08/10/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

The Supply Chain Technology Inbound Optimization team (a part of the Core Services: Item & Supply Chain Tech organization) is involved with developing strategies and products which optimize the E2E processes from the Supplier through the DC network to the Stores/FCs. Intent is to enable optimal placement of inventories at the Stores/FCs to meet the dynamic end consumer demand from these Front-End nodes. You will be engaged in the development of tools that optimize sources, flow paths, plan flow volumes and assist with downstream planning for Walmart USA and potentially Walmart’s international businesses soon. Being a part of one of the largest supply chains and playing in the Front End which encompasses 60-70% of the E2E network costs, there is immense potential for delivery and learning.

As the biggest and path-breaking player in the game, we trust our associates to innovate the future of Supply Chain processes and capabilities to differentiate our network and keep ahead of competition. If you are motivated by complex, exciting challenges, this Director position at Walmart could be the opportunity you have been aspiring for.

You will sweep us off our feet if you…

  • Possess experience in development/implementation of Enterprise Systems
  • Have managed the solution design for various large-scale, cross-domain products
  • Have performed supply chain analysis on merchandising, replenishment, distribution and innovations-initiated programs
  • Have experience with enterprise scale Optimization models and E-E supply chain products incorporating Data engineering
  • Experience in data conversion and migration planning
  • Have passion about technology and have demonstrated ability in delivering value through technology
  • Develop technical designs in partnership with the development team aligning with technology standards and architecture principles
  • Have conducted sessions with customers and the project team to understand the functional and technical needs of the client and developed technical solutions to meet those needs
  • Have been responsible for deliverables in all stages including solution design, analysis, coding, testing and integration.

You will make an impact by:

  • Developing products, influencing business partners to migrate to new systems and processes to make our Front-End Supply Chain the most agile, flexible, responsive, optimal and customer friendly. Understanding future business strategies and directions to anticipate technical needs
  • Carrying out data and system analysis to identify technical debt/gaps and develop to-be architecture to provide scalability and flexibility to accommodate growing business needs
  • Driving new solutions that can be implemented cross-functionally
  • Developing key metrics around business impact, user acceptance and customer satisfaction index

Minimum Qualifications...

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related field and 8-10 years’ experience in product management or related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

Building and leading high performing teams

Experience with optimization techniques and algorithms

Experience supervising teams in both direct reporting and matrix structures

Experience of developing omni-channel supply chain systems, digital technologies such as cloud, data analytics, microservice and API architecture

Experience in business process methodology and program management

Effective interpersonal skills, ability to influence others, drive new initiatives and new way of thinking in the organization

Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Science, Masters: Engineering General

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 duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

 

About Global Tech 

Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists and service professionals within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates. To others, innovation looks like an app, service or some code, but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human-led is our true disruption. 

Perks and Benefits

Beyond competitive pay, 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.

 

We’re virtual 

Working virtually this year has helped us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team, be more flexible in our personal lives and spend less time commuting.  Today, we are reimagining the tech workplace of the future by making a permanent transition to virtual work for most of our team. Of course, being together in person is an important part of our culture and shared success. We’ll collaborate in person at a regular cadence and with purpose.  

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Communications, or related field and 6 years’ experience in
product management or related field OR 8 years’ experience in product management or related field.
2 years' experience building and leading high performing teams.
4 years' 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.

Building and leading high performing teams, Consulting and advising business partners utilizing detailed analysis, Gathering, identifying, defining, and communicating requirements., Leading product or solution development, Proven track record of successful product creation with measurable and significant business impact

Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Engineering, Masters: Computer Science

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

Employer Job Listing Link

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