Director, Automation Engineering, Integration Change Management

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 01/11/2022

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Do you want to be part of the Supply Chain of the future? Then look no further than Walmart, the largest retailer that combines the energy of a start up with the power of a fortune one company. As the Director, Automation Engineering, Integration Change Management, you will manage cutting edge automation for Walmart stores, and fulfillment centers with the ability to bring it to life for associates, leaders, and customers at the same time.

As the biggest player in the game, Walmart trusts our associates to innovate the future of shopping. If you are motivated by complex, purposeful challenges, a Director, Automation Engineering, Integration Change Management role at Walmart could be the fit you’ve been looking for. This is that place.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if:

·       You are someone who takes end-to-end ownership to independently lead your team and cross-functional partners through strategic high visibility projects.

·       You’re a strategic thinker, have the ability to look at the long term and are comfortable making tough decisions.

·       You have a track record of coming up with inventive and sustainable solutions for our biggest problems and opportunities.

·       You showcase an ability to operate comfortably with ambiguity and lead the team through multiple complex initiatives simultaneously.

·       You’ve shown an ability to build relationships and influence without authority.

·       You’ve excellent communication and interpersonal skills to collaborate and communicate at the level of detail depending on the audience.

·       You are structured in your thought process and can break down large problems into smaller simpler problems.

·       You’re someone who can execute, with strong discipline and organization skills; someone who gets things done.

·       You have strong analytical skills to interpret insights coming from various initiatives and have a mindset for continuous learning and improvement.

·       You’re stimulated by challenges and are ready to engage at Fortune 1 scale.

You’ll make an impact through:

Change management – Document and communicate changes to cross functional partners. Plan, execute, and project manage operational elements of automation and market fulfillment center go-live. Activities include but are not limited to supporting operations with staffing plans, content for training development, cross functional coordination of operational go live, communication plans, operational final acceptance of automation, and develop operational playbook for onsite leadership.

Benefits & Perks:

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.

Who We Are:

Join Walmart and your work could help over 260 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you’ll quickly find we’re a company who wants you to

feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement.  From day one, you’ll be empowered and

equipped to do the best work of your life.

Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Leadership experience and technical/functional expertise in the following areas: management consulting, corporate strategy, operations management (direct retail and / or consumer business experience is strongly preferred)
  • Experience driving large, complex, cross-functional processes; strategic planning experience preferred

Live our Values

Culture Champion
• Models the Walmart values to foster our culture; holds oneself and others accountable; and supports Walmart’s commitment to communities, social justice, corporate social responsibility, and sustainability; maintains and promotes the highest standards of integrity, ethics and compliance.
Servant Leadership
• Acts as an altruistic servant leader and is consistently humble, self-aware, honest, and transparent
Embrace Change Curiosity & Courage
• Demonstrates curiosity and a growth mindset; fosters an environment that supports learning, innovation, and intelligent risk-taking; and exhibits resilience in the face of setbacks.
Digital Transformation & Change
• Drives continuous improvements, supervises the adoption of new technology, and supports digital disruption in line with Walmart’s business model.
Deliver for the Customer Customer Focus
• Delivers expected business results while putting the customer first and consistently applying an omni-merchant mindset and the EDLP and EDLC business models to all plans and initiatives.
Strategic Thinking
• Adopts a holistic perspective that considers data, analytics, customer insights, and different parts of the business when making plans and implementing strategies.
Focus on our Associates
Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
• Supports strategies and drives initiatives that attract and retain diverse and inclusive talent; builds high-performing teams; embraces diversity in all its forms; and actively supports diversity goal programs.
Collaboration & Influence
• Builds strong and trusting relationships with team members and business partners; works collaboratively and cross-functionally to achieve objectives; and communicates with energy and positivity to motivate, influence, and inspire commitment and action.
Talent Management
• Creates a discipline and focus around developing talent, builds the talent pipeline, fosters an environment allowing everyone to bring their best selves to work, empowers associates and partners to act in the best interest of the customer and company, and regularly recognizes others’ contributions and accomplishments.

Minimum Qualifications...

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

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Option 1: Bachelor's degree in Engineering or a related field and 5 years’ experience in Engineering, supply chain, or a related area. Option 2: 7
years’ experience in Engineering, supply chain, or a related area.
3 years’ supervisory experience.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Doctorate: Computer Engineering, Masters: Computer Engineering

Primary Location...

601 N WALTON BLVD, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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