2023 Full-Time Campus: Product Specialist

2023 Full-Time Campus: Product Specialist

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Product Management
  • Job Function Product Management - Technology
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition WD1116701

What you'll do at

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Day in the life of Walmart Global Tech: 

If you’re thinking ‘scale’, think bigger and don’t stop there. Within Tech at Walmart, we don’t just innovate, we enable transformations across stores and different channels for the Walmart experience. We innovate to deliver a simple and seamless experience for our customers. Our tech talent solves the biggest and most complex problems. We drive digital transformation where data and analytics are enabling us to better serve our customers and create a digital relationship with them. As our customers evolve and adapt, we are taking it a few notches further here. We’re changing what customers and members can expect from the experience of shopping, from the physical stores, to mobile, social and even online; we’re not just ready for the future of shopping, we’re creating it.  

 

Roles & Responsibilities 

Join a team of world-class product managers. You will have an opportunity to work with a cross-functional team consisting of Product, Business Strategy, UX, Engineering and Data Scientists to solve complex problems on a large scale. You will partner in a dynamic, entrepreneurial environment while leveraging the resources of Walmart Inc.  

 

How you’ll spend your day as a Product Specialist: 

  • Provide input into the Product Development Roadmap by using a data-driven approach  

  • Assist in the development of product research by conducting market, cohort, and retention analysis of product features  

  • Engage with category and marketing teams, and customer insights to understand customer problems 

  • Support the evangelism of the product vision to senior management and diverse stakeholders through customer research, hands-on data analysis and documentation  

  • Define and run test-and-learn programs in an agile way of working to drive rapid iteration & generate market feedback to enable us in setting future product direction 

  • Build strong relationships and drive cross-organizational alignment on your product deliverables 

  • Develop a shared understanding of the Product Development Lifecycle 

 

Product Development Roadmap: Provides input into the product development roadmap by gathering data and understanding required technology to meet key objectives (e.g., site functionality enhancements, product/pricing tools and dashboards). Collects and organizes road map activities across multiple phases for a sub-category using a structured and data-driven approach. Responsible for translating product roadmap into program backlog and prioritizing according to business need. Suggests additional development opportunities for the technology forecast based on product and sub-category knowledge and interaction with customers and business partners and related team members.  

 

Product Development Lifecycle: Supports all stages of the agile product development lifecycle by completing assigned development activities (e.g., product definition, scope, KPIs and measures of success, boundaries, sprint grooming and ceremonies, and timelines) in the product development roadmap. Identifies and elevates issues to Product Manager that may affect product timelines for the sub-category. Supports program increment objectives and release content through prioritized features and cross collaboration with business partners.  

 

Research and Analysis: Performs product research and coordinates with customer insights teams to conduct market, cohort, and retention analysis of product features. Gathers relevant data and performs analysis for products to measure the impact of existing features, detect anomalies and identify areas for potential improvement. Validates the direction of the product and ensures the right features are being built.  

 

Collaboration: Interacts with partners, including marketing teams to gather information, data, and requirements. Effectively communicates technical product requirements to business and engineering partners. Demonstrates solid business acumen and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by assisting others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales. Supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities  

 

Office Environment: Corporate 

  

U.S. Tech Hub Locations: Bentonville, AR 

*Relocation is required for this role. Location availability is based on job profile and business needs. 

 

Desired Majors: Business or related field 

 

Minimum Qualifications: 

  • Must be enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program currently 

  • Expected graduation date between December 2022 – August 2023  

  • 0-1 years of full-time relevant experience (excludes internships and research-based roles) 

  • IMMIGRATION SPONSORSHIP IS NOT AVAILABLE FOR THIS ROLE

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Option 1: Bachelor’s degree in computer science, engineering, or related area and 5 years’ experience in product management. Option 2: 7 years’ experience in product management or related area.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Master’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Business Administration, or related area and 4 years’ experience as a product manager, ideally working on consumer-facing, large-scale, highly complex B2B/C products

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer- By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, abilities, ideas and opinions- while being inclusive of all people.

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options, including vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans, life insurance and more
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents
  • Parental Leave
  • Pay during military service
  • Paid Time off - to include vacation, sick, parental
  • Short-term and long-term disability for when you can't work because of injury, illness, or childbirth

Eligibility requirements apply to some benefits and may depend on your job classification and length of employment. Benefits are subject to change and may be subject to specific plan or program terms. For information about benefits and eligibility, see One.Walmart.com/Benefits.

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