Director, Operations - Project Franklin

Director, Operations - Project Franklin

  • Location BROOKLYN, NY
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  • Requisition GH1582233

What you'll do at

Director, Operations 

Brooklyn, NY

Project Franklin is a stealth-mode startup operating independently within Walmart's tech incubator, Store No 8. We are building technology in a fast-paced environment that has the potential to impact millions of lives.

We are a scrappy and entrepreneurial team with access to the resources of the world's largest retailer. We're building cutting edge technology from our lab in Brooklyn and rolling out new products to the public soon. Most importantly, our journey has just begun.

Operations Team

We are looking for an entrepreneurial, passionate Operations Director to join Project Franklin’s Operations team. As a leader on the team, you’ll play a central role in the launch of our first market. This launch will bring new, cutting edge technology to market before we quickly scale to more of Walmart’s expansive stores network.

What You’ll Do

  • Drive the operations playbook on how to deliver a consumer-focused, technology-backed service to millions of customers across the country
  • Combine your creativity with Fortune 1 resources to reimagine a totally new way of delivering a traditional service in a highly competitive space
  • Serve as a leader on our growing team; Manage a team of skilled operations specialists; set clear objectives and help them grow from individual contributors to future team leaders
  • Build and present detailed insights to the leadership team to drive business decisions
  • Use your resourceful nature to get things done quickly and independently
  • Exert influence effectively both laterally and vertically throughout the larger Walmart organization

Qualifications

  • 8-12 years of experience in operations, logistics or something similar
  • Demonstrated experience working autonomously and comfortable working in ambiguous, ever-changing environments
  • Ability to manage projects with minimal guidance; you will set the agenda for your team
  • Passion for building things from scratch
  • Tech savvy (comfortable using iPhones, tablets, etc.)
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment and grow with us

Benefits

  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Health, dental, and vision Insurance
  • Flexible vacation policy
  • A kitchen full of fresh fruit and snacks
  • 401K

 

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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