Senior Technical Project Manager

Walmart Stores SUNNYVALE, CA

About the Job

Position Description


The @WalmartLabs Personalization team consists of platform, application engineers, scientists and product visionaries all working together to design, prototype and build technology-driven products and experiences that will change the future landscape of ecommerce. We are focused on building the global service layer that will enable the end-to-end customer experience, from finding the product to delivering it to the customer. This will span many markets, business models and form factors; therefore, we are looking for engineers who will bring not only an abundance of experiences in technologies, but an abundant curiosity to innovate.
Come join an organization where you'll get to work as part of a world-class team, solve problems that are at a scale few can create, and get to build products that are only bound by the scope of your imagination. Put your footprint on ground up development focused on building brand new products that will impact a Global customer base.

Responsibilities
- Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Program or Project Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
- Ensures project manager development and continued successful performance
- 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 eCommerce projects (for example, software development, infrastructure) with external stakeholders (for example, third-party vendors, Information System Division (ISD), Store Innovations
- Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
- Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions

Minimum Qualifications


Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, or related field and 3 years experience in project management, office management, or related field OR 5 years’ experience in project management, office management, or related field
- Ability to manage complex projects in an agile environment
- 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
- Comfortable presenting to Senior Executives; excellent written and verbal communication and presentation skills
- Ability to contribute to high level architectural discussions and drive complex problems to closure
- Comfortable in a fast paced, growing environment
- Comfortable with ambiguity
- Knowledge of Jira, Confluence, project mgmt tools, etc.

Additional Preferred Qualifications


- Certified Scrum Master (CSM)
- Project Management Professional (PMP) certification

Company Summary


The Walmart 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 technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

Position Summary


The @WalmartLabs Personalization team consists of platform, application engineers, scientists and product visionaries all working together to design, prototype and build technology-driven products and experiences that will change the future landscape of ecommerce. We are focused on building the global service layer that will enable the end-to-end customer experience, from finding the product to delivering it to the customer. This will span many markets, business models and form factors; therefore, we are looking for engineers who will bring not only an abundance of experiences in technologies, but an abundant curiosity to innovate.
Come join an organization where you'll get to work as part of a world-class team, solve problems that are at a scale few can create, and get to build products that are only bound by the scope of your imagination. Put your footprint on ground up development focused on building brand new products that will impact a Global customer base.

Responsibilities
- Demonstrates up-to-date expertise in Program or Project Management and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
- Ensures project manager development and continued successful performance
- 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 eCommerce projects (for example, software development, infrastructure) with external stakeholders (for example, third-party vendors, Information System Division (ISD), Store Innovations
- Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
- Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions