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What you'll do...
About the team:
Walmart Global Technology(GT)is responsible for driving the Technology vision for Walmart around the worldwhich the GT Strategy team codifies among senior leaders and advances around the company. As part of the GT Strategy team, this role will assist and drive analysis of strategic projects by developing and communicating business and internal execution strategies. TheDirector of Tech Strategy, reporting to theSeniorDirectorof Technology Strategy,will work on one or more projects at a time, typically partneringvarious cross-functional teams and leadership.
**Strategic Communications:**TheDirector will play an integral role in helping the Global Techleadership team develop and communicate strategic priorities for the company to executive leadership. He / she will assist on a broad range of projects that are both forward looking as well as answer key business model and internal technology execution questions for the organization.
**Data Analysis/Continuous Improvement:**Projects require theindividual to besolutions oriented andable toquickly drive root cause analysis to deliver on qualitative and data driven recommendationswithin easily understandable frameworks. He/ She will connect dots to identify leverage points across tech and drive standardization through process creation / efficiencies.The role will require occasional deep dive into competitive Technology landscape and understanding trends that influence the company.
**Stakeholder Engagement:**This role will require a high degree of collaboration with several cross-functional teams. TheDirector will work closely with leaders ontechnology,productandcorporate teams.Candidate should be comfortable functioning in ambiguity and quickly raise insightful questions to drive alignment.
**Direct Technology Interaction:**This role will be evaluating existing as well as emerging technologies. Who better to evaluate than someone that has directly applied their experience in that domain or even leveraged in past roles? We want you to be able to put yourself in the shoes of a technologist in order to help drive the best overall technology transformation within the Global Technology space.
You will sweep us off our feet if you are:
Capable of making sound business and execution recommendations based on research-driven analytics, leveraging both internal and external data and research
Understand and be able to communicate key global Technology trendsincluding but not limited to cloud, automation, CI/CD pipelines, SDLC, Agile, Big Data, AI/ML
Use relevant metrics, technical experience, analyses, and reports to answer questions or propose changes
Partner with cross-functional teams to develop solutions,opportunitiesand strategy recommendations to support Strategy head on executive level presentations.
Collaborate to develop materials that help communicate theGTStrategy to the management team and Walmart Board of Directors
Be customer centric and focused on delivering seamless experiences
Must know how to do research and mine data, perform complex analysis, and apply strategic thinking to support executive level discussions and presentations.
Demonstrate up-to-date expertise in telemetry (metrics and data) analytic programs and apply this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans
Have great attention to detail, exceptional follow through, and be administratively strong in process and project management
Focused on continuous improvement
Be a great team player and collaborator
• Consultant / Associate at a top tier management consulting firm (experience in eCommerce or retail execution preferred)or relevant work experience
IT strategy and operation experience supporting a large scale business
• Demonstrated understanding ofIT Stack andtechnology
• BS required; MBA preferred
• Strong business acumen and demonstrated proficiency in general business disciplines
• Strong analytical and deductive reasoning skillsProven delivery
• Proven delivery of results across large multi-line of business organization(s)
• Expert in Microsoft Excel and Power Point
• Strong interpersonal skills
• Proven ability to effectively build and manage relationships.
• Proven strength in both oral and written communication skills, including the ability to develop and deliver presentations to senior management and large groups in a professional,conciseand direct manner.
• Strong organizational skills; ability to manage multiple projects with competing demands for resources.
• Creative problem solver that can identify sources of information from disparate sources and deliver comprehensive, balanced & actionable analysis
• Ability to model Walmart's four core values:
• Respect for the individual
• Service to our customers
• Strive for excellence
• Ability to clearly state the vision and then successfully translate that vision into executable steps
The ability to anticipate business issues & influence managerial attention
• 5+years of post-MBA experience in a top tier management consulting firm or investment bank or ~12 years of relevant experience
• eCommerce,retailand technology experience preferred
Benefits & Perks:
Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more.
Equal Opportunity Employer
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, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.
Join Walmart and your work could help over 275million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you'll quickly find we're a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world's most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement. From day one, you'll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com
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. Beinghuman-ledis our true disruption.
Minimum Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Communications, or related field and 6 years' experience in product management or related field OR 8 years' experience in product management or related field. 2 years' experience building and leading high performing teams. 4 years' experience leading cross-functional teams.
Building and leading high performing teams, Consulting and advising business partners utilizing detailed analysis, Gathering, identifying, defining, and communicating requirements., Leading product or solution development, Proven track record of successful product creation with measurable and significant business impact
Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Engineering, Masters: Computer Science
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