Sr. Director Technical and Quality of Hardlines an...

Sr. Director Technical and Quality of Hardlines and Hard Home Products

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Merchandising and Sourcing
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1135991BR

What you'll do at

Walmart’s Merchandising department is hiring a Sr. Director of Technical and Quality for Hardlines and Hard Home products to ensure product performance meets customer expectations. This leader will drive quality metrics, identify development process efficiencies relative to time and costs and have responsibility for product performance, return rates and ultimately the customers perception of the quality of the products. The Senior Director will also have the unique opportunity to influence DMMs and GMMs and provide insights regarding product performance and quality.

You will sweep us off your feet if you have:

• Engineering, manufacturing and quality expertise.

• Strong understanding of products as well as experience designing, manufacturing and testing products.

• Developed strategies and presented to senior executive teams.

• Ability to lead teams forward and consider yourself to be innovative and a thought leader.

You will make an impact by:

• Ensuring quality perception improves with Hardlines and Hard Home products.

• Leading and developing talent of the associates under your supervision.

• Working well with a diverse and collaborative team to ensure the business needs are being met.

About Us:

Think you know Walmart? Think again. Our top-notch, integrated team is changing the way the world shops and harvesting exciting career-catapulting opportunities while we are it. Building upon the talent and expertise we’ve acquired with beloved brands like, Hayneedle, Modcloth and more, we’re imaging the intersection of online and in-store, creating next generation shopping experiences that achieve our mission of helping customers save money and live better. Joining Walmart means making an impact on your community, innovating for a better future and creating a career you’ll be proud of.

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full job description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 2 years of supervisory experience.
  • Bachelor s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field and 7 years experience in manufacturing, quality control, product development, or related field OR 9 years experience in manufacturing, quality control, product development, or related field.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 3 years experience in product sourcing.
  • 3 years experience in product testing within a retail environment.
  • 3 years experience working with or for third-party testing laboratories.
  • 3 years merchandising experience in a retail environment.
  • International Standards Organization (ISO) Certification.
  • Master s degree in Business, Engineering, or related field.
  • Six Sigma or related certification.

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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"Working at Walmart is about being part of something bigger than yourself. The work we do impacts families and communities across the world."
— Hannah, Sourcing Manager

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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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