Program Director – Messaging, Collaboration and Op...

Program Director – Messaging, Collaboration and Operations

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Technology & Software Development
  • Job Function Product Management - Technology
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 952769BR

What you'll do at

About Walmart:
What started small, with a single discount store and the simple idea of selling more for less, has grown over the last 50 years into the largest retailer in the world. Today, nearly 260 million customers visit our more than 11,500 stores under 72 banners in 28 countries and e-commerce sites in 11 countries each week. With fiscal year 2016 revenue of $482.1 billion, Walmart employs 2.3 million associates worldwide – 1.5 million in the U.S. alone. It’s all part of our unwavering commitment to creating opportunities and bringing value to customers and communities around the world.
About the role:
Come join Walmart’s Global Business Services team and drive the vision & strategy for the productivity platforms and tools that empower 2.3M associates globally. Change the way we work by leading our product managers, engineers, and operations teams to deliver the next generation of messaging, collaboration, and social platforms. Focus on the user experience and leverage data analytics to transform the associate experience.
Position Description:
•Cultivates an environment where associates respect and adhere to company standards of integrity and ethics
•Develops Information Systems Division (ISD) associates
•Develops and implements strategies to attract and maintain a highly skilled and engaged workforce
•Develops and leverages internal and external partnerships and networks to maximize the achievement of business goals
•Develops and maintains professional relationships with all project or program sponsors (for example, senior management) and stakeholders (for example, end users and suppliers)
•Leads project or program management process improvement
•Leads the planning of multiple large complex projects or multiple programs while adhering to the Information Systems Development Life Cycle (ISDLC)
•Manages the execution of multiple large complex projects or multiple programs with minimal guidance
•Provides overall direction

Minimum Qualifications

•Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field and 8 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 15 years OR 10 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 15 years OR Master's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or related field and 6 years experience in information technology or related field within the past 15 years

Preferred Qualifications

•8-10 years experience leading large and diverse groups of employees to complete projects on time and within budget.
•8-10 years experience across productivity platforms to include email, instant messaging, productivity software, chat, social collaboration tools, intranet sites, knowledge management.
•8-10 years experience managing, tracking, and reporting IT budgets.
•8-10 years experience utilizing systems development lifecycle processes.
•Project Management Professional (PMP) 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?
Walmart Associate
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
— Roel, Program Analyst

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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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