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Technical Project Manager

Walmart


Location:
SUNNYVALE, CA
Date:
06/23/2017
2017-06-232017-07-22
Job Code:
902879
Walmart
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Job Details

JobId: 902879
JobTitle: Technical Project Manager
City: SUNNYVALE
State: CA
Description:

Position Summary


The Technical Program Manager has day-to-day responsibility for managing complex core infrastructure programs from inception to completion. You will coordinate and lead the activities of multiple cross-functional scrum teams to complete programs in support of Walmart business strategy and objectives.



  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Program Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans


  • Aligns teams to common business/end-customer/release goals, works cross-functionally to achieve them and ensures accountability to deliver them


  • Resolves issues and makes recommendations for improvements to existing processes


  • Interacts with key Business Stakeholders, Engineering/Product Leaders, and Executive sponsors


  • Builds roadmaps and leads the development of complex core infrastructure programs


  • Ensures ongoing communication of progress against program objectives


  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions


  • Develops Agile/Scrum best practice to enhance the collaboration among scrum teams in the organization


  • Develops process enhancement for automation in core infrastructure delivery



Position Description


The Technical Program Manager has day-to-day responsibility for managing complex core infrastructure programs from inception to completion. You will coordinate and lead the activities of multiple cross-functional scrum teams to complete programs in support of Walmart business strategy and objectives.



  • Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Program Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans


  • Aligns teams to common business/end-customer/release goals, works cross-functionally to achieve them and ensures accountability to deliver them


  • Resolves issues and makes recommendations for improvements to existing processes


  • Interacts with key Business Stakeholders, Engineering/Product Leaders, and Executive sponsors


  • Builds roadmaps and leads the development of complex core infrastructure programs


  • Ensures ongoing communication of progress against program objectives


  • Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions


  • Develops Agile/Scrum best practice to enhance the collaboration among scrum teams in the organization


  • Develops process enhancement for automation in core infrastructure delivery



Minimum Qualifications


  • Certified Scrum Master (CSM)


  • 5+ years full lifecycle Program or Project Management experience


  • 2+ years of infrastructure Program or Project Management experience


  • 2+ years of infrastructure/Cloud/SaaS Program or Project Management experience


  • Strong experience with Agile Project Management


  • Strong communication skills and experience working with highly technical management teams


  • Comfortable in a fast paced, growing environment


  • Comfortable with ambiguity


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


Additional Preferred Qualifications


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


  • Knowledge of JIRA/Confluence, CI/CD, ServiceNow


  • Facilitation/Meeting management skills


  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills


  • Knowledge of scripting for tool implementations


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:

838031BR



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