Senior Program Manager Digital Acceleration

Wal-Mart Sunnyvale , CA 94085

Posted 6 days ago

About the Position:

We have an incredibly challenging and unique problem to solve here at Walmart eCommerce, unparalleled in scale at any other company: How do we allow customers to effortlessly buy what they need both in stores and online? Our Strategic Management Office is working on the Top Walmart US Initiative, creating the strategy on how to easily move assortment across all of our channels and perfect the supplier experience. We're at the heart of tackling integration of the largest network of physical stores to getting online.

We need you, a Technical Program Manager, to work across engineering and product groups in eCommerce, Stores, Merchandising, Analytics, and Supply Chain to bring revolutionary market solutions to our omni-channel business. Our team has regular exposure to Executive Leadership within both Stores and eCommerce, given the critical priority of our products and programs.

Who are You:

  • Results Driven: You are a hyper coordinated program manager with extensive experience in building and leading programs across teams in varying geographical locations.

  • Comfortable with Ambiguity: You're able to create stability within chaos, without much direction.

  • Strong Communicator: You have great executive presence and are able to summarize complex problems for leadership to easily digest.

  • Thoughtful: You can quickly read a room and understand the varying opinions from stakeholders across levels.

  • Data Obsessed: You ask the right questions to dig into the details and make data-centric decisions.

  • Customer Centric: You are able to zoom out and think about problems using the lens of a customer.

  • Performance Based: You have a reputation of getting stuff done, period. People give you responsibility because they trust that you'll drive tasks to completion.

  • Technically Fluent: You are super interested in and understand technical system and process flows and are able to simplify complex technical concepts.

Within this role you will be expected to:

  • Drive clear, iterative roadmaps in a highly matrixed environment.

  • Demonstrate a passion for details with ability to ideate and problem solve actively with business and technical stakeholders.

  • Demonstrate strong command of workflows and operational excellence to ensure efficiency in solution development and clean integration with business practices.

  • Be a center of excellence in clarity of alignment and communication to all levels of the organization.

  • Develops project management practices

  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects

  • Ensures business needs are being met

  • Ensures project manager development and continued successful performance

  • Leads the development of eCommerce projects and programs

  • Manages geographically distributed teams, off-shore development teams and third-party vendors (for example, software vendors, hardware vendors, photo vendors, content providers)

  • Manages multiple highly complex projects (for example, system integrations) or a large complex Global eCommerce program

  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity

  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates

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Minimum Qualifications

  • 5+ years in Project Management, Engineering, Product Management, Consulting, or Business Analytics; MBA or MS Preferred.

  • Proven track record of leading top priority programs with a high level of complexity.

  • History of fostering strong cross-functional relationships between engineering, product, and business stakeholders.

  • Developed and implemented business and product strategies.

  • Comfortable presenting to Senior Executives; excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills.

This position may require ~10-15% travel, mostly to our domestic offices in Hoboken, New Jersey, Sunnyvale/San Bruno, California and/or Bentonville, Arkansas.

  • This position can be in based in either Hoboken, New Jersey or Sunnyvale, California.

  • Bachelor of Science and 5 years' technical program management experience OR Master of Science and 2 years' technical program management experience OR 9 years' technical program management experience.

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Preferred Qualifications

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About Walmart.com

The Walmart US eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world's largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimaging the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

Hello, Silicon Valley

You don't have to choose between your career and your lifestyle in Silicon Valley. Here, you can have both.

Discover Silicon Valley

  • Beauty

Filoli Gardens, Woodside

View an art exhibit, take a nature hike, explore the historic Filoli House, or take a class at this gorgeous 654acre property.

  • Art

SFMOMA

Get your art fix at this internationally recognized collection of over 30,000 works of modern and contemporary art.

  • Education

Computer History Museum

Large-scale exhibits, an acclaimed speaker series, docent-led tours and an award-winning education program bring computer history to life.

  • Purpose

The Dish

Hike or jog throughout the year on terrain dedicated to academic programs, environmental restoration and habitat conservation.

  • Explore

Golden Gate Park, SF

Events, attractions, meadows, lakes, and a Japanese Tea Garden provide for a true escape, without leaving the city.

  • Imagine

The Tech Museum

This family-friendly interactive science and technology center in San Jose provides a glimpse into the most inventive place on Earth Silicon Valley.

  • Shop

Santana Row - San Jose

Stylish boutiques, world-class shopping, and delectable cuisine = a San Jose shopping trifecta.

  • Disconnect

Pacifica State Beach

Learn to surf or visit the "World's Most Scenic Taco Bell" at this 0.75 mile long crescent shaped escape, a symbol of successful habitat restoration.

  • Reflect

Golden Gate Cemetery

This national cemetery comprises 161 acres dedicated to all the members of the armed forces who served our country.

All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options

  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents

  • Associate discounts in-store and online

  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more

  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

Frequently asked questions

  • On average, how long does it take to fill out an application?

On average, it takes 45-60 minutes to complete your application for the first time. Subsequent applications will take less time to apply as our system saves some of your application information. Please note that some positions require the completion of assessments in order to receive consideration for that role. Those would take additional time.

  • Can I change my application after submitting?

No, you cannot change your application after submitting, so please make sure that everything is finalized before you hit the submit button.

  • How do you protect my personal information?

Processing of information on paper is minimal, and Walmart processes application information using an applicant tracking system (ATS). Access to the data within the ATS is restricted to authorized personnel, and the system itself is held to high security standards by Walmart.

  • What are the recommended Internet Browsers for applying for open roles?
  • Internet Explorer 8.0+
  • Firefox 4.0+
  • Safari 4.0+
  • Chrome 12+

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