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…
You will make an impact by:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related field and 8-10 years’ experience in product management or related field.
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.
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.
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
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 impactMasters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Engineering, Masters: Computer Science