Product Manager - Path Forward Returnship

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 05/02/2019

Job Description

Position Description


At Walmart Labs, we’re reinventing the world’s leading retail platform, leveraging our unique strengths to deliver the best customer experience wherever our customers shop. Imagine an environment where one line of code, one experiment, or one idea has the power to catapult an entire industry towards a smarter future. Better yet, imagine if that power could be yours.

Walmart Labs is partnering with Path Forward, a nonprofit organization on a mission to empower people who’ve been focused on caregiving transition back to the paid workforce. The Path Forward Return to Work program is a 16 week paid internship for experienced professionals, returning to the workforce after taking time off for caregiving. After completing the four-month program, qualified candidates will be considered for conversion to available full-time opportunities at Walmart.

If you are passionate about technology, have at least 5 years of professional experience and have been out of the paid workforce for at least 2 years to focus on caring for a child or other dependent, we welcome you to apply and join our team. We are excited to be part of the Path Forward program, because we appreciate the skills you can offer, the perspective you provide, and the contributions you will make. This program offers you a chance to revamp your skills, update your resume with new experience, and make connections with other women and men transitioning back to the workforce.



Responsibilities include:



Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Product Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans

Develops and champions a product vision, strategy, and roadmap for a specific product that serves the customer and aligns to other product initiatives in support of the business strategy

Maintains strong communication with partners and prioritizes effectively

Drives the product discovery, user research, A/B test processes

Writes product specs and collaborates with Program Management to communicate cross pillar

Prioritizes and executes product roadmap to meet goals and timeline

Proposes success metrics, A/B tests to validate experience and monitors/proposes roadmap changes as needed

Stays current on industry trends/practices as the domain and/or mobile expert

Partners with UX Design, Engineering, and Analytics on design pattern plan that delights customer

Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions

Supports product implementation and deployment

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelor’s degree

3+ years of Product Management experience 

Experience driving product vision and roadmaps with a track record of leading teams to deploy innovative solutions

Attitude to thrive in a fun, fast-paced start-up like environment

Uncompromising commitment to the customer

Additional Preferred Qualifications



Company Summary


@WalmartLabs is the technical powerhouse behind Walmart Global eCommerce. We employ big data at scale -- from machine learning, data mining and optimization algorithms, to modeling and analyzing massive flows of data from online, social, mobile and offline commerce. We don’t just engineer cool websites, mobile apps, and new services; we use our own open source tools to create the framework. Deployment is automated and accelerated through our open cloud platform. This makes us incredibly nimble and able to adjust in real-time to our global customers.

Position Summary


At Walmart Labs, we’re reinventing the world’s leading retail platform, leveraging our unique strengths to deliver the best customer experience wherever our customers shop. Imagine an environment where one line of code, one experiment, or one idea has the power to catapult an entire industry towards a smarter future. Better yet, imagine if that power could be yours.

Walmart Labs is partnering with Path Forward, a nonprofit organization on a mission to empower people who’ve been focused on caregiving transition back to the paid workforce. The Path Forward Return to Work program is a 16 week paid internship for experienced professionals, returning to the workforce after taking time off for caregiving. After completing the four-month program, qualified candidates will be considered for conversion to available full-time opportunities at Walmart.

If you are passionate about technology, have at least 5 years of professional experience and have been out of the paid workforce for at least 2 years to focus on caring for a child or other dependent, we welcome you to apply and join our team. We are excited to be part of the Path Forward program, because we appreciate the skills you can offer, the perspective you provide, and the contributions you will make. This program offers you a chance to revamp your skills, update your resume with new experience, and make connections with other women and men transitioning back to the workforce.



Responsibilities include:



Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Product Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans

Develops and champions a product vision, strategy, and roadmap for a specific product that serves the customer and aligns to other product initiatives in support of the business strategy

Maintains strong communication with partners and prioritizes effectively

Drives the product discovery, user research, A/B test processes

Writes product specs and collaborates with Program Management to communicate cross pillar

Prioritizes and executes product roadmap to meet goals and timeline

Proposes success metrics, A/B tests to validate experience and monitors/proposes roadmap changes as needed

Stays current on industry trends/practices as the domain and/or mobile expert

Partners with UX Design, Engineering, and Analytics on design pattern plan that delights customer

Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions

Supports product implementation and deployment

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