Product Manager, Retail Core Engine

Product Manager, Retail Core Engine

  • Location SUNNYVALE, CA
  • Career Area Merchandising and Online Operations
  • Job Function Product Management - Merchandising
  • Employment Type -
  • Position Type -
  • Requisition 874052BR

What you'll do at

Product Managers at Walmart US Ecommerce are responsible for the product roadmap and drive the architecture for the next great e-commerce platform by combining their technical expertise with keen product vision. The ideal candidate for this role will be passionate about complex system interaction and software development process as well as communicating across business and engineering teams.

Retail Core Engine Challenges

• Influencing business and technical teams across multiple organizations to gain consensus on strategy and tactics for developing core retail systems.
• Working at scale for one of the world's largest retail companies and it's e-commerce brands.
• Bringing together e-commerce systems from different stacks/interfaces/engineering cultures and making them work seamlessly.
• Building high availability, low latency systems to serve customers across multiple independent online stores.

Are you right for us?

• You can influence stakeholders across a matrix organization to coordinate work for a common initiative.
• You're equally comfortable solving both engineering and business problems.
• You use data to back up your decisions but also have a bias for action.
• You think like an owner and always put your customer's needs in the forefront.

Minimum Qualifications

• Has a passion for and deep understanding of data quality, product taxonomy and digital item management.
• Identifies unmet external and internal customer needs and develops product strategies and roadmaps that meet those needs.
• Convincingly communicates product vision, solutions and benefits to customers and stakeholders.
• Leads feature definition, planning and implementation efforts with clarity and conviction.
• Coordinates with cross-functional teams during the entire lifecycle of product development.
• Proactively identifies problems that arise, outlines options, and recommends solutions.
• Champions the needs of customers and stakeholders throughout the development process.
• Operates effectively and independently, even in areas of uncertainty and ambiguity.
• Champions company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity.

Preferred Qualifications

• You have a passion for and keen understanding of data analysis, classification, taxonomy and digital item management.
• You are able to identify external and internal customer needs and "bridge the divide" to develop technical product strategies, roadmaps and requirements that meet those practical needs.
• You are able to convincingly communicate product vision, solutions and benefits of our classification methodology to customers and stakeholders alike.
• You drive feature definition, planning and development efforts across technical teams with clarity and conviction.
• You are a proactive problem solver who operates effectively and independently, even in areas of uncertainty and ambiguity.
• You have deep customer empathy, and champion the needs of customers and stakeholders throughout the development process.
• You are intellectually curious, technically savvy, and maintain a sense of humor and humility.


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