Position Summary...What you'll do...
Walmart Transportation Solutions (WTS) US Product team is responsible for end-to-end supply chain logistics applications and Transportation Management System to optimize service to the customer while optimizing cost and unlocking productivity. We are innovating at a rapid pace to connect Inbound-Outbound processes with advanced optimization engines, automation technology to transform load consolidation, trailer planning, dynamic routing and unlock large scale, big data network simulations.
The inbound (IB) transportation process ingests and moves goods from thousands of suppliers to the Walmart ecosystem of Distribution Centers, Import Centers, Center Points, etc. A critical product that fuels IB transportation is an optimization engine that aims to solve for optimal load plan, cost, service, mode (OTR, Rail, LTL, Intermodal,..), node to ingest to fulfill demand for transportation of goods from a supplier to a Walmart node
Optimization for transportation of goods from suppliers aims to answer questions such as:
- Which orders can be associated with one workload to reduce trucks on the road?
- Which orders should go through a consolidation center?
- Which mode to use for transportation of goods (OTR, Rail, LTL, SMPK, Intermodal)?
The IB Optimization Principal Product Manager role will be responsible for end-to-end ownership of Product Strategy to Delivery and defining a multi-year roadmap in partnership with Business, Operations, Engineering and multiple enterprise partners. This role will with also partner with outbound product, suppliers, procurement, data scientists and technologists. This role location is flexible and can be located in Bentonville, AR, Sunnyvale, CA, Dallas, TX, or Seattle, WA.You'll sweep us off our feet if...
You'll make an impact by...
- Optimization or Heuristics Modeling Experience
- Transportation or Logistics experience
- Led GA product launch
- Customer obsessed and data-driven
- Deliver optimization solutions to improve Inbound Supply Chain Operations
- Influencing senior leaders and collaborating with multiple teams throughout the organization
- Strategizing the long-term roadmap while managing the design and development of capabilities
- Delivering results towards Annual Operating and Long Range Plans.
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.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.
Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Communications, or related field and 4 years' experience in product management or related field OR 6 years' experience in product management or related field.
2 years' experience leading cross-functional teams. Preferred Qualifications...
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 impact
Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Engineering, Masters: Computer Science Primary Location...
701 S. WALTON BLVD., BENTONVILLE, AR 72716-6209, United States of America