Program Manager - Item Strategy

Program Manager - Item Strategy

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Information Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 889686BR

What you'll do

Never a better time to join Fortune 1! This person will be a key player in establishing the strategic technology direction for item setup and maintenance for Walmart Stores, Inc. As you partner with teams across @Labs, eCommerce, Jet, Merchandising, etc. you will drive execution of the product strategy across both business and technology setting the foundation for enhancing our digital capabilities.

Position Description:

•Develops Information Systems Division (ISD) associates
•Develops and maintains professional relationships with all project or program sponsors (for example, senior management) and stakeholders (for example, end users and suppliers)
•Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects
•Ensures business needs are being met
•Leads project or program management process improvement
•Leads the planning of multiple large projects or a programs while adhering to the Information Systems Development Life Cycle (ISDLC)
•Manages the execution of multiple large projects or a program with minimal guidance
•Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity
•Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates
•This role will include up to 20% travel to build relationships with partners and drive execution

Minimum Qualifications

•Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field and 6 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 10 years OR 8 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 10 years OR Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field and 4 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 10 years.

Preferred Qualifications

•8+ years experience leading large and diverse groups of employees to complete projects on time and within budget.
•3 years experience managing, tracking, and reporting IT budgets.
•4 years experience utilizing systems development lifecycle processes.
•Project Management Professional (PMP) certification.
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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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