(USA) Principal Product Manager (Tech)

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 01/13/2022

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Senior Manager II, Product Management – Finance Tech

About the Team

As a part of Walmart Finance Technology – Digital Planning and Analytics, we build industry defining Planning and Forecasting capabilities that are driver based and enabled by Machine Learning and statistical modeling that enable transparency, governance, and automation. The goals include Creating a Finance OnDemand model for improved Business partner experience; standardizing the core and utilizing predictive analytics to uncover insights faster. You will be in the unique position to be of service to associates as a member of this organization supporting Walmart International Markets Finance. If you are the type of person who feels a personal stake in everything that you work on, has a strong sense of ownership, has a love for Financial data, enjoys solving complex problems, has a passion for privacy, knows how to foster strong relationships and build trust, and works for the success of the product – this organization could be for you. The ideal candidate will be an innovative leader, driver for any given workstream within the program, working closely with the engineering and business teams to take an idea through implementation and stabilization.

You’ll sweep us off our feet if…

  • You are a driver, takes responsibility to ensure timely delivery.
  • You are passionate, driven and humble in your approach.
  • You like doing analysis and drive up user experience.
  • You’re excited about solving challenges.
  • You’re team-centric in spirit and in execution.
  • You’re comfortable influencing others, leading teams, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly.
  • You have a test and learn mentality and an agile way of working to improve your team’s products.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Defining vision and strategies for your product family, using domain expertise, internal and external best practices, identifying market opportunities, building business cases, and approving objectives 

  • Developing and enhancing products (end to end ownership) – you will manage product roadmaps, align business and technical needs, analyze customer and product data, turn customer insights into actionable initiatives, determine rollout strategy, and manage risks.   
  • Building collaborative relationships with key partners by driving priorities aligned to business goals, communicating and prioritizing product roadmaps, and gaining buy-in from executive leadership 
  • Providing overall direction by analyzing business objectives and customer needs 
  • Building a team environment by selecting, training, and mentoring a team of Product Managers 

Responsibilities

  • Support the optimization and implementation of EPM system and Finance Data-Warehouse for international Markets.
  • Optimization of the system includes: 
    • Develop extensive knowledge base of existing FP&A processes, identify opportunities to drive efficiency and scale in partnership with FP&A team.
    • Be the liaison with IT to manage integration and data needs.
    • Build strong acumen to analyze the data, proactively work with FP&A team members to identify areas of improvement, partner with IT during implementations.
    • Update / translate the business logic / rule in the system to reflect changes in the business / financial models such as changes to drivers, calculation logic change.
  • Other responsibilities include:
    • Working on other FP&A projects related to implementing new technologies.
    • Identifying problem areas and proactively addressing them.
    • Understanding of Azure and Google Cloud technology.
    • Understanding of SOX compliance.
    • Cross collaboration with multiple teams like Core FP&A, Controllership, Cloud Architecture Group, SAP, HFM, HADOOP.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required/MBA a huge plus!
  • 8+ years in product management, process engineering and emerging technologies.
  • 6+ years’ experience managing business stakeholder relationships and analyzing business requirements to provide technology solutions.
  • 3+ years’ experience building and managing a team of high performing product managers and process engineers.
  • Quantitative or engineering background is preferred.
  • Project Management Professional (PMP), Six Sigma Certification or related certification preferred.
  • Automation Platform (RPA) experience is highly desirable.
  • Sound business judgment as well as ability to think clearly, analyze quantitatively, problem-solve, scope technical requirements and prioritize.
  • Must be able and willing to think and act strategically and tactically.

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. careers.walmart.com

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Option 1: Bachelor's degree in business, supply chain, economics, technology, or related field.
Option 2: 2 years’ experience in procurement strategy, contract management, analytics, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Data modelling, data analytics, and data management, Experience in procurement, including strategic sourcing processes and reporting., Microsoft Office - Excel

Primary Location...

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

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