Principal Product Manager- Merchandising

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

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Merchandising Data Product

Locations: San Bruno, Hoboken, Dallas, Bentonville

Position Description:

We are seeking highly skilled, professional data product managers to join our dynamic and growing team. As part of the Merchandising Data Enablement organization, this role will be a crucial enabler of our digital transformation strategy. You will work collaboratively with business stakeholders, data stewards (data managers), scrum masters, program management, and engineering teams to ensure on-time delivery with quality results.

This role will report to the Director for Data Product.

Key Responsibilities

  • Drives the development, management and implementation of the product development roadmap based on knowledge of business and data strategy.
  • Plans and coordinates development of data assets and ensures integration into roadmap based on knowledge of short-and longer-term needs of a complex data landscape.
  • Drives collaboration with cross-functional teams to gather inputs and requirements.
  • Manages the execution of product development, ensuring achievement of data product development objectives and identifying and prioritizing tradeoffs across data product development initiatives.
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects to meet customers and operational needs; communicating business plans and priorities; reporting on barriers and obstacles that impact performance.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…  

  • You have strong problem solving, analytic, decision-making, and excellent communication with interpersonal skills.
  • You are self-driven and motivated with the desire to work in a fast-paced, results-driven agile environment with varied responsibilities.
  • You have a deep interest and passion for team agility.
  • You love helping teams achieve, maintain and sustain Agile maturity.
  • You would enable teams to improve and deliver value continuously.
  • You have knowledge and working experience in cloud and data technologies: GIT, SQL, Spark, Druid, Hive, Hadoop, Teradata, GCP and BigQuery,
  • Product Management Certification or Certified Scrum Professional (CSP) is always a plus.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Analytics, Statistics, Computer Science or related field and 2-5 years experience in data analytics, project management, business, or related area
  • OR 4-7 years’ experience in data analytics, project or product management, business analysis, or related area. 
  • Capable of managing numerous stakeholders, anticipating their needs, and gaining alignment for strategies from executive level stakeholders
  • Comfortable in a fast-paced, growing environment and work well with ambiguity
  • Proven ability to drive results, especially in a matrixed or influence based environment
  • Understands, describes, and navigates existing work and makes recommendations with a clear sense of organizational impact
  • Experience in practicing agile methodologies – Scrum, Kanban
  • Proficiency in using tools such as Jira Board, Confluence, Roadmap Tools
  • Technical experience in Data Analytics domain 

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.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people.

Who We Are

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 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.

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., Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, or related field and 4 years’ experience in product management or related field OR 6 years’ experience in product management or related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Consulting and advising business partners utilizing detailed analysis, Gathering, identifying, and recommending solution requirements, 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...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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