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Manager II, Technical Project Management

Company: Wal-Mart
Location: Dallas
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make and drives us to create the future of retail. We can't do that without the best talent - talent that is innovative, curious, and driven to create exceptional experiences for our customers.

Position Description:

As part of the Chief Data Officer organization, this role will be an enabler of our journey to be the world's leading data-driven retailer. We are looking for a Manager II, Data Governance Product Operations to enable the onboarding and operational support of our data stewardship community for our Data Governance Center (DGC) and is elemental to ensuring users and the DGC Product team have thesupport needed to execute Walmart's Data Governance operating models.

About the Data Asset Development Organization:

The Data Asset Development organization focuses on managing and delivering world-class data assets. Data Governance, Stewardship, and Data Inventory support the identification of the Walmart data and deliver capabilities for data management. Third party data acquisition enables the organization to optimize their programs through utilization of data assets. We empower our business to leverage data to fuel growth, driving revenue and building new business model opportunities.

You'll make an impact by:

  • Support the end-to-end onboarding process for data stewards to start performing data governance activities in DGC

  • Be a key engagement onboarding lead for priority customers

  • Demo and train DGC capabilities to new and existing data stewards

  • Develop playbooks, SOPs and other documentation for data steward and Walmart associate training

  • Enforce guidelines and controls so metadata is always clean and of high quality and develop and lead content review sessions with the stewardship community

  • Triage and/or provide support for customer questions and issues

You'll sweep us off our feet if

  • You think and act strategically; you create strategies for own organization that align with the company's strategies and lead to the achievement of business priorities

  • You build trust, respect and cooperation among teams which develop into constructive working relationships

  • You make sound judgments by using objective financial and business analyses to evaluate the returns and risks of business choices

  • You promote a customer/member-focused environment. You combine experience, insight, and data to determine how to best exceed customer/member needs.

  • You optimize execution and results, by using the advantage of company size, internal and external resources, and talent to achieve success.

  • You have a healthy balance of business and technical acumen and can apply these in real-world activities

  • You inspire commitment by developing and communicating logical, convincing justifications, including lessons learned

  • You develop talent and replacement plans for own organization that increases effectiveness, builds diversity, and enhances bench strength

  • You build and sustain trusting, collaborative relationships and alliances across functional, organizational, and geographical boundaries to achieve goals

The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed in the role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. The full Job Description can be made available as part of the hiring process.

  • Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science or a related field

  • Minimum of 3-5 years of experience with large-scale data or project management and oversight experience

  • Experience with Data Governance and Metadata Management Tools. Collibra experience is required, and Collibra Certified candidates would be preferred.

  • Knowledge of data governance practices, business and technology issues related to management of enterprise information assets

  • Experience in Agile Development, with Product Owner or Chief Product Owner (or similar) experience preferred

  • Ability to document detailed product concepts in the context of user needs, business impacts, and technical requirements

  • Excellent analytical skills with demonstrated experience turning data into actionable insights

  • Results orientation, willingness to commit to a direction and drive operations to completion

  • Demonstrated ability to manage adversity and challenging situations

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.

Who WeAre

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

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 5 years' technical program management experience OR Master of Science and 2 years' technical program management

experience OR 8 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...

1901 N HENDERSON AVE, DALLAS, TX 75206-7319, 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, ideas and opinions - while being inclusive of all people.

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.

Frequently asked questions

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