Principal Product Manager

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 06/26/2022

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Responsibilities: The Supply Chain Technology - Inbound Optimization team (a part of the U.S. Omni Tech organization) develops strategies and products to optimize the omnichannel supply chain from the suppliers through the distribution center (DC) network to the stores and fulfillment centers (FCs).

You will be developing technology products that optimize flow paths and plan omnichannel flow to enable optimal placement of inventories at the DCs/stores/FCs to meet the dynamic consumer demand.

You will make an impact by:
  • Defining the long-term vision and strategy for a suite of optimization products by capitalizing on technology, business, and domain expertise
  • Developing optimization products, influencing business partners to adopt new systems to make our supply chain more agile, flexible and responsive
  • Conducting data and system analysis to estimate business opportunity, identify data and technical gaps and designing solutions to resolve them
  • Developing key metrics to measure financial and business impact, user acceptance and customer satisfaction; and driving solution implementation

You will sweep us off our feet if you:
  • Have hands-on experience in conducting advanced analysis to provide recommendation of applicability and efficiency of product features
  • Possess experience in developing enterprise-scale optimization systems and supply chain products incorporating data engineering
  • Have developed technical designs in partnership with the development team, aligning with technology standards and architecture principles
  • Led sessions with customers and project teams to understand the functional requirements and converted those to technical requirements
  • Have been responsible for deliverables in all stages including solution design, analysis, coding, testing and integration

Skills required:
  • Proficiency in SQL, PowerPoint, Excel
  • Experience in building analytics solutions while leveraging operations research / optimization technologies (MILP, GA)
  • Managing portfolio of advanced technology / BI products and programs by developing product roadmaps and documenting requirements
  • Leveraging Python, Java, PowerBI, etc. to develop cloud-based solutions
  • Using agile methodologies to lead technology teams in a matrix structure
  • Willingness to take ownership of a product and conduct hands-on analysis to solve dynamic challenges

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related field and 8-12 years' experience in product management or related field.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters/PhD in Computer Science / Engineering /Operations Research/ Business Administration

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.

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

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