Senior Data and Analytics Manager

Senior Data and Analytics Manager

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1130555BR

What you'll do at

  • With 2.2 million associates and 4000+ stores, Walmart's People Analytics team deals with an inordinate amount of data and is responsible for generating both HR and Store operations insights. The team supports various leaders and stakeholders ranging from the CEO to store associates.
  • For you, being able to sift through a large amount of data is a must and an equalizer, being able to work with the User Experience team to create design thinking driven visualization and insights is a differentiator.
  • Your ability to helping us push the envelope towards advanced analytics will help you stand out.

  • Consults with internal organizations on global strategic initiatives or multi-business initiatives in two or more functional business areas.
  • Develops and directs one or more work streams of a cross-functional project to achieve desired results.
  • Develops tools that support decision making and business cases.
  • Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects.
  • Ensures business needs are being met
  • Identifies and influences stakeholders.
  • Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.
  • Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates.
  • Partners with the business in an agile fashion and works with technology teams to translate business requirements into functional specifications and detailed design plan.
  • Provides comprehensive analysis using a variety of enterprise-wide applications including querying, report writing tools, dashboards, scorecards, drill-through and drill-down capabilities with a mobile-first mentality.
  • Explores data and discovers patterns, meaningful relationships, anomalies, and trends. Focuses on providing visualizations and analytic solutions.
  • Generates insights combining internal and external data sources to further enhance decision making.
  • Finds ways to effectively visualize information according to specific purposes (e.g., trends vs. point in time analysis) for multiple subject areas and has the ability to communicate the significance of the insights identified in a compelling story that business can easily understand.
  • Has in-depth knowledge of the industry and multiple business functional areas.
  • Works closely with vendors to execute proof of technology and proof of concepts.
  • Remains up-to-date on the latest visualizations and features available in the business intelligence (BI) tool and can apply the new learnings to technical solutions.
  • Helps define the corporate vision for the usage of common enterprise/divisional data. Defines and orchestrates reporting data (or reporting metadata) policies, standards, nomenclature and attributes of data elements and related business processes for Walmart

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Art and 3 years' data analytics experience OR 5 years' data analytics experience OR Master of Science or Master of Art and 1 years' data analytics experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Engineering, Mathematics, Computer Science, Supply Chain, or related field.
  • 2 year's experience leading project teams to solve problems.
  • 2 years' experience delivering projects in an agile manner and leveraging systems such as Jira and service now.
  • 2 years experience leading project teams in information systems, replenishment, human resources, store operations, strategy innovations, or related areas.
  • 3 years' experience managing multiple projects.
  • 1 year experience in engineering, mathematics, computer science, supply chain, or related field.
  • 3 years' experience leading cross-functional teams.
  • 3 years' experience using data visualization tool such as Tableau, data preparation tool such as Alteryx.
  • Hands-on experience developing forecasting and predictive analytics.

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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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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