Staff Technical Project Manager - Sam's Technology

Staff Technical Project Manager - Sam's Technology

  • Location PLANO, TX
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1092701BR

What you'll do at

  • Demonstrates, promotes, and supports compliance with company policies, procedures, and standards of ethics and integrity
  • Develops project management practices
  • Develops, communicates, and implements processes and practices to meet business needs
  • Ensures project manager development and continued successful performance
  • Leads and participates in teams
  • Leads the development of eCommerce projects and programs
  • 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 projects (for example, system integrations) or a large complex Global eCommerce program

Minimum Qualifications

  • - B.S. in Computer Science/Computer Engineering
    - At least five years of engineering program management experience with 3+years leading and delivery programs using agile methodologies (Scrum/Kanban).
    - Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, exposure to large-scale systems program management.
    - 3+ years software engineer development experience in eCommerce space.
    - Excellent verbal and written interpersonal skills
    - Proven track record of taking ownership and driving results
    - Ability to drive multiple programs and collaborate effectively with external and internal partners.
    - Working Knowledge of service-oriented architecture, database (RDBMS or NoSQL)
    - Understands messages, http/https, file transfer protocols
    - Efficiency using MS office product, JIRA, confluence and program management tools

Preferred Qualifications

Develops program/project/release plans and timelines (usually involving multiple tracks), monitors execution progress and drives resolution to possible scope/time trade-offs
• Manages portfolio of projects through their lifecycle phases to successful completion
• Manages geographically distributed teams, off-shore development teams and third-party vendors (for example, integration vendors such as, content providers) for successful program launch.
• Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates to improve program productivity.
• Address program bottlenecks, provides alternative resolutions and mitigation strategies with win/win outcomes
• Establish and maintain clear chains of accountability for program team.
• Conduct training and outreach to internal support teams as well as external customers
• Experience interfacing and communicating with executive, business and technical Stakeholders
• Negotiate program delivery timelines with stakeholders
• Ensures ongoing communication of progress against project/program objectives to various forums

About Sam's Club

Sam Walton opened the first Sam's Club in 1983 to meet a growing need among customers who wanted to buy merchandise in bulk. Since then, Sam's Club has grown rapidly, opening more than 600 clubs in the U.S. and 100 clubs internationally. By offering affordable, wholesale merchandise to members, Sam's Club helps make saving simple for families and small business owners.

Sam's Club employs about 110,000 associates in the U.S. The average club is 134,000 square feet and offers bulk groceries and general merchandise. Most clubs also have specialty services, such as a pharmacy, an optical department, a photo center, or a tire and battery center.

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

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