Contract

Principal Technical Program Manager Walmart Jobs in BENTONVILLE, Arkansas

Walmart

Walmart

BENTONVILLE, AR

$66,383 - $81,135

Agent

Tess G, Recruiter at Gigzio

Got 15 people hired

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Ensures project manager and senior project manager development and continued successful performance by providing mentoring; monitoring
program and individual project progress; providing guidance regarding project methodologies and best practices; providing periodic project status
reports and executive summaries to stakeholders and management; developing new project managers to ensure skills are aligned with established
Project Management Organization (PMO) standards; and providing mentorship and guidance to peers and management on methodology and
practice.


Manages a large portfolio of projects through their lifecycle phases to successful completion by serving as the project lead (for example, scrum
master) for multiple projects; collaborating with project stakeholders to develop project strategy and overall goals; developing overall program
roadmap and schedule; assigning team roles and responsibilities; identifying and managing critical path workflows and cross-functional


dependencies; collecting and analyzing project metrics to manage initiatives and drive accountability for the accomplishment of overall project
objectives; identifying and procuring resources from resource managers; preparing and maintaining a project risk assessment; developing and
executing plans for managing risk; escalating and communicating program related issues; and presenting project status updates to senior leadership
and key stakeholders.


Leads the development of eCommerce programs by determining business readiness; forecasting projected expenses; developing and managing
program budget; establishing metrics to ensure adherence to established expectations; developing capital and resource plans; developing project
timelines and deliverables; ensuring successful delivery; and providing feedback regarding project success.


Develops project management practices by adhering to the principals of the Walmart Global eCommerce project management methodologies (for
example, Agile); promoting the principals and business value of project methodologies throughout the organization; leading and contributing to the
development and continuous improvement of the Walmart Global eCommerce project management best practices; acting as a change agent for
process and/or business improvements; and building and maintaining partnerships with the software engineering managers, architects, product
managers, business, and vendors.


Manages geographically distributed teams, off-shore development teams and third-party vendors (for example, software vendors, hardware vendors,
photo vendors, content providers) by coordinating internal and vendor schedules and priorities; integrating teams and vendors into project strategy;
communicating progress status; evaluating system capabilities and ensuring sustainable functionality; ensuring delivery of proper functionality; and
managing communications from vendors to internal stakeholders.


Drives the execution of multiple business plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs; developing and communicating business
plans and priorities; removing barriers and obstacles that impact performance; providing resources; identifying performance standards; measuring
progress and adjusting performance accordingly; developing contingency plans; and demonstrating adaptability and supporting continuous learning.


Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by selecting and training; mentoring; assigning duties; building a team-based work
environment; establishing performance expectations and conducting regular performance evaluations; providing recognition and rewards; coaching
for success and improvement; and ensuring diversity awareness.


Promotes and supports company policies, procedures, mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by training and providing direction to
others in their use and application; ensuring compliance with them; and utilizing and supporting the Open Door Policy.


Ensures business needs are being met by evaluating the ongoing effectiveness of current plans, programs, and initiatives; consulting with business
partners, managers, co-workers, or other key stakeholders; soliciting, evaluating, and applying suggestions for improving efficiency and cost effectiveness;

and participating in and supporting community outreach events.

About Global Tech 

Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists and service professionals within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates. To others, innovation looks like an app, service, or some code, but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human-led is our true disruption. 
 

Minimum Qualifications...

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

Bachelor of Science and 6 years' technical program management experience OR 10 years' technical program management experience.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

Job ID: 961819702956083228

This job is located in

BENTONVILLE, Arkansas, 72712