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Manager, Operations

Walmart


Location:
SAN BRUNO, CA
Date:
04/21/2017
Job Code:
873943
Walmart
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Job Details

JobId: 873943
JobTitle: Manager, Operations
City: SAN BRUNO
State: CA
Description:

Division Summary

The Walmart.com team is here to provide amazing digital and physical experiences for our customers – with seamless access to products and services they want. Marketplace allows us to present an even wider array of vendor products on Walmart.com and beyond. Behind the scenes, e-commerce experts are focused on category growth, program management, business development, and seller onboarding. We continuously strive to deliver incredible selection, ease, and e-commerce innovation to customers.


Department Summary

Ensuring our customers get the right product in the right place and at the right time is important to the Supply Chain & Logistics team. From supply planning and order management to fulfillment and transportation, our expanding omnichannel supply chain anticipates Walmart.com customers’ needs. We’re not just getting customers what they want today, we’re creating disruptive change with next generation tools and capabilities that will support their needs in the future, all while providing everyday low prices.


Position Summary


The Walmart.com Supply Chain Operations team is looking for individuals who can thrive in a dynamic environment, demonstrate innovative thinking, analyze data and insights at scale, and above all else think every day about how to best meet the needs of our customers. The Manager Capacity & Flow role sits under the broader Replenishment and Flow team and is responsible for helping to manage systems and processes for driving optimal allocation of inventory across our fulfillment network to maintain in-stock levels and improve our customer experience. This person will drive the daily and weekly management of levers in our allocation system and monitor execution to our allocation strategies, identifying opportunities for process improvement or system enhancements where appropriate. The successful candidate will have a mix of business and data analysis experience, and have the ability to work well with cross functional partners including the following responsibilities:



  • Supports the business by actively defining, managing, and improving our capacity and flow networks with a goal of enabling the facility teams to hit their budgeted CPU deliverables.


  • Outline & build yearly Supply Planning network capacity plan in accordance with facility capacity/layout and operational constraints


  • Work with cross-departmental facility operational & leadership teams, Engineering, and Finance teams to identify future growth requirements and drive facility expansion/redesign plans to expedite storage and throughput growth


  • Defines the future product allocation strategy of our network and how to optimize assortment within our fulfillment network.


  • Ensure correct allocation and setup of existing processes and drive improvement opportunities to increase accuracy


  • Monitors execution of order volumes as they allocate across the buildings and partners with cross-functional teams to communicate risks to the business.


  • Proactively monitors the health of the network and troubleshoots data issues and performs deep dive analysis to root cause misallocations and data discrepancies.


  • Drives the development and improvement of new and existing operational tools, reports, and dashboards to monitor the health of the network and identify opportunities for improvement.


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



Position Description


  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Walmart.com Operations and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans

  • Ensures operational objectives are communicated to cross-functional business partners and external partners to raise awareness of business performance

  • Leads process improvement and cross-functional projects for Walmart.com Operations to completion

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

  • Monitors compliance of external partners (for example, suppliers, transportation) with established Walmart.com Operations processes

  • Performs analysis to identify operational issues or areas for improvement

  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions


Minimum Qualifications


  • 3+ years of experience in supply chain operations or related field


  • 1+ years of direct people management experience


  • Proficient in MS excel and SQL


  • Strong problem-solving skills


  • Strong written and verbal communication skills


  • Ability to analyze data and present findings


  • Bachelor’s degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields


Additional Preferred Qualifications


  • Advanced degree in supply chain, business, engineering, mathematics, operations research, statistics, or STEM related fields


  • Experience with Statistical Analysis tools like SAS, SPlus, or other tool


  • Experience in Tableau, Visual Basic, and with advanced Macros a plus


Company Summary

Walmart Global eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, VUDU, SamsClub.com, and our technical powerhouse @WalmartLabs. Here, innovators incubate next gen e-commerce solutions in real-time. We integrate online, physical, and mobile shopping experiences for billions of customers around the globe. How do we do it? We continuously build and invest in new technology including open source tools and big data innovations. Data scientists, front and back-end engineers, product managers, and web and UX/UI teams collaborate alongside e-commerce experts to envision, prototype, and bring revolutionary ideas to life in a dynamic, flexible and fun work culture.


Req ID:

809750BR



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