Sr. Technical Program Manager
- Location SAN BRUNO, CA
- Career Area Technology & Software Development
- Job Function Software Development and Engineering
- Employment Type -
- Position Type -
- Requisition 921003BR
What you'll do
Duties: Develop program/project/release plans and timelines (usually involving multiple tracks), monitor execution progress and drives resolution to possible scope/time trade-offs. Manage portfolio of projects through their lifecycle phases to successful completion. Be responsible for code quality, timely releases, and operational excellence of the systems. Work with geographically distributed teams and third-party vendors for successful program launch. Provide supervision and development opportunities for associates to improve program productivity. Address program bottlenecks, provides alternative resolutions and mitigation strategies with win/win outcomes. Establish and maintain clear chains of accountability for program team. Conduct training and outreach to internal support teams as well as external customers. Interface and communicate with executive, business and technical Stakeholders. Negotiate program delivery timelines with stakeholders. Ensure ongoing communication of progress against project/program objectives to various forums. This position does not supervise employees.
Skills required: Experience developing product roadmaps. Experience with enterprise software development for the Retail industry. Experience deploying enterprise software with high availability and scalability. Experience in Agile and waterfall software development methodologies. Strong development skills with Java and data structures. Experience with code quality analysis. Experience building high volume multi-threaded systems. Experience with large scale databases. Experience with cloud computing. Experience setting up processes for product managers, developers and project managers. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.
Wal-Mart is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
Hello, Silicon Valley
You don’t have to choose between your career and your lifestyle. In Silicon Valley, you can have both.Discover Silicon Valley
Fioli Gardens, Woodside
View an art exhibit, take a nature hike, explore the historic Filoli House, or take a class at this gorgeous 654–acre property.
Get your art fix at this internationally recognized collection of over 30,000 works of modern and contemporary art.
Computer History Museum
Large-scale exhibits, an acclaimed speaker series, docent-led tours and an award-winning education program bring computer history to life.
Hike or jog throughout the year on terrain dedicated to academic programs, environmental restoration and habitat conservation.
Golden Gate Park, SF
Events, attractions, meadows, lakes, and a Japanese Tea Garden provide for a true escape, without leaving the city.
The Tech Museum
This family-friendly interactive science and technology center in San Jose provides a glimpse into the most inventive place on Earth — Silicon Valley.
Santana Row - San Jose
Stylish boutiques, world-class shopping, and delectable cuisine = a San Jose shopping trifecta.
Pacifica State Beach
Learn to surf or visit the “World’s Most Scenic Taco Bell” at this 0.75 mile long crescent shaped escape, a symbol of successful habitat restoration.
Golden Gate Cemetery
This national cemetery comprises 161 acres dedicated to all the members of the armed forces who served our country.
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