Senior Technical Program Manager

Wal-Mart San Bruno , CA 94066

Posted 2 days ago

The Senior Technical Program Manager has day-to-day responsibility for managing complex Agile software development programs and projects to completion. You will coordinate and lead the activities of multiple cross-functional scrum teams to complete projects in support of Walmart's business strategy and objectives.

Responsibilities

  • Manages a large-scale projects for critical business initiatives encompassing 5 - 15+ teams and/or 3rd party vendors.

  • Manages geographically distributed teams, off-shore development teams and third-party vendors.

  • Ensures business needs are being met.

  • Responsible for creating and consolidating program timeline and communicating overall program health in a way that all levels of the organization can consume.

  • Responsible for ensuring each team understands the overall project objectives and timeline and how their deliverables impact the overall program.

  • Works collaboratively with cross-functional peers and senior leaders/stakeholders to resolve program issues and drive mitigation plans.

  • Interact, negotiate, and influence decisions across multiple tracks and executive leadership.

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

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree and 5 years of Program management experience OR Masters Degree and 2 years of Program management experience OR 9 years of Program management experience

  • Strong experience with Agile Project Management

  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills.

  • Ability to manage large, complex projects in an Agile environment.

  • Comfortable presenting to and persuading at the Director and Vice Presidential level.

  • Comfortable in a fast paced, growing environment.

  • Comfortable with ambiguity.

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.

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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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