Principal Technical Program Manager

Principal Technical Program Manager

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Information Technology
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 1288414BR

What you'll do at

Movement. That’s the secret to Walmart’s supply chain. We move products to 200 million customers through more than 11,000 stores. And, as our customers move to digital, we’re moving with them. We are an agile and dynamic business and our products and initiatives are constantly iterating, solving problems, and working together to provide the best retail experience for our customers - be it online or in stores. A line of code can change the way the world shops. Join our team of technologists and be on the forefront of a smarter future - put your career on the move with us. Based in Sunnyvale, we are a division of Walmart Labs that is pushing the boundaries for the entire company that will impact millions of customers' daily lives. If enhancing real-world experiences with technology is your passion, keep on reading!

We are looking for a Senior Technical Program Lead, to provide oversight for a portfolio of projects against the committed and expected return from Supply Chain Technology.

Responsibilities
You will be the owner and driver of several complex programs, forming a portfolio of efforts that are geared towards achieving business goals of different market segments.
You will translate the product roadmap into integrated high level plans that are aligned with business goals of the programs, as well as roadmaps of underlying cross-functional engineering teams.
You will represent the overarching portfolio with all stakeholders, provide inputs and insights into each component and work stream. .
You will provide crisp status and communications to enable fast and effective escalations and decision making that allow the organization to react and adjust to changes
You will facilitate the effective flow of new asks from the business, apply prioritization and change management principles effectively, with minimal disruption to roadmaps.

Minimum Qualifications

Knack to build consensus and alignment across different models, varying priorities and multi-disciplinary, yet integrated teams.
Ability to step in to lead critical projects based on emergent business needs as well facilitate early discussions to scope new projects.
Constantly seek to as establish and lead operating processes and tools for effectively managing the portfolio.
Lead technical discussion with conviction, be a subject matter expert and have strategic influence.

Preferred Qualifications

BS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics, related fields or equivalent practical experience.
Cross-functional Program Management experience working among several groups.
Experience working with technical teams. Interest and ability to learn other technical areas as needed.
Problem-solving and organizational experience and experience operating autonomously across multiple teams.

About Walmart Labs

Imagine working in an environment where one experiment can catapult an entire industry toward a smarter future. That’s what we do at Walmart Labs. We’re a team of 5,000+ software engineers, data scientists, designers and product managers within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and our enterprise operates.

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