Technical Program 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 program management, 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:

Identifies and develop, and implement best practices

Process mapping, and analysis of as-is and to-be processes

Assist with presentations and provide input and support project management activities and/or resource management processes.

Responsible for maintaining all Confluence Spaces and JIRA projects

Minimum Qualifications


Demonstrated Project management experience and leadership experience

Excellent written/verbal communication and analytical skills

Experience building custom user macros for Confluence, especially if they integrate content from JIRA

Computer skills with proficiency in Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Visio, Lucid Charts

Strong knowledge of JIRA

Additional Preferred Qualifications


Problem solver, Independent thinker, Resourceful

Integration experience on JIRA with Confluence with plugins

Ability to construct custom dashboards using various filter types in JIRA

Ability to integrate JIRA projects with Confluence Pages and construct Confluence pages

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 program management, 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:

Identifies and develop, and implement best practices

Process mapping, and analysis of as-is and to-be processes

Assist with presentations and provide input and support project management activities and/or resource management processes.

Responsible for maintaining all Confluence Spaces and JIRA projects

Employer Job Listing Link

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