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Product Manager, Retail Core Engine

Walmart


Location:
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
Date:
02/01/2018
2018-02-012018-03-16
Walmart
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874052BRReq ID:874052BRCompany Summary:Walmart U.S. eCommerce is comprised of Walmart.com, Jet.com, Hayneedle, Shoes.com, Moosejaw, VUDU, ModCloth & Bonobos. 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. The world's largest retailer is also the world's largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic ecommerce organization. We are creating a seamless experience that lets customers shop anytime and anywhere using online, mobile, social and stores. Walmarts mission is to become the smartest way to shop and save on pretty much anything. Combining a revolutionary pricing engine, a world-class technology and fulfillment platform, and incredible customer service, weve set out to create a new kind of e-commerce.Job Title:Product Manager, Retail Core EnginePosition Summary:Walmart continues to expand its online assortment and experiences at massive scale with new categories and leading sites such as ModCloth, Bonobos and Jet.com. To deliver a superior customer experience, we need a brilliant product manager who will ensure that the right products show up on the right \"shelves\" of our sites. Walmart's enterprise product content touches millions of users every day, both online and in stores, and we need to ensure that relevant products are discoverable exactly where our customers expect to find them.



What You'll Do

In this role, you will:

Define product strategy for our next generation classification system.

Build an effective roadmap and define user stories that support business objectives and user needs.

Work at the confluence of data science, merchandising, taxonomy and engineering to deliver cutting edge solutions at unprecedented scale.

Work closely with stakeholders and engineering to deliver the systems and tools that serve as the \"source of truth\" for all of Walmart's enterprise product content.

Measure, learn and iterate following feature delivery

Serve as an internal and external evangelist for your productCity:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description:Product Managers at Walmart US Ecommerce are responsible for the product roadmap and drive the architecture for the next great e-commerce platform by combining their technical expertise with keen product vision. The ideal candidate for this role will be passionate about complex system interaction and software development process as well as communicating across business and engineering teams.



Retail Core Engine Challenges



Influencing business and technical teams across multiple organizations to gain consensus on strategy and tactics for developing core retail systems.

Working at scale for one of the world's largest retail companies and it's e-commerce brands.

Bringing together e-commerce systems from different stacks/interfaces/engineering cultures and making them work seamlessly.

Building high availability, low latency systems to serve customers across multiple independent online stores.



Are you right for us?



You can influence stakeholders across a matrix organization to coordinate work for a common initiative.

You're equally comfortable solving both engineering and business problems.

You use data to back up your decisions but also have a bias for action.

You think like an owner and always put your customer's needs in the forefront.Minimum Qualifications: Has a passion for and deep understanding of data quality, product taxonomy and digital item management.

Identifies unmet external and internal customer needs and develops product strategies and roadmaps that meet those needs.

Convincingly communicates product vision, solutions and benefits to customers and stakeholders.

Leads feature definition, planning and implementation efforts with clarity and conviction.

Coordinates with cross-functional teams during the entire lifecycle of product development.

Proactively identifies problems that arise, outlines options, and recommends solutions.

Champions the needs of customers and stakeholders throughout the development process.

Operates effectively and independently, even in areas of uncertainty and ambiguity.

Champions company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.Additional Preferred Qualifications: You have a passion for and keen understanding of data analysis, classification, taxonomy and digital item management.

You are able to identify external and internal customer needs and \"bridge the divide\" to develop technical product strategies, roadmaps and requirements that meet those practical needs.

You are able to convincingly communicate product vision, solutions and benefits of our classification methodology to customers and stakeholders alike.

You drive feature definition, planning and development efforts across technical teams with clarity and conviction.

You are a proactive problem solver who operates effectively and independently, even in areas of uncertainty and ambiguity.

You have deep customer empathy, and champion the needs of customers and stakeholders throughout the development process.

You are intellectually curious, technically savvy, and maintain a sense of humor and humility.Category:Product Management - Merchandising Division:Walmart.comDivision 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.Employment Type:Full TimeRequisition Template:eCommerce
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