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(USA)Training and Communications Program Manager, Technology Operations

Walmart

Walmart

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Marketing & Communications, IT, Operations
Bentonville, AR, USA
Posted on Wednesday, August 16, 2023
  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area -
  • Job Function -
  • Employment Type Regular/Permanent
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition R-1611460

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

About Team:
In the Technology Strategy team, we address issues that need cross-departmental input and involvement with senior executives throughout the company. While in the commercialization team, we develop partner networks to support increased productivity, speed, and innovation.

What you'll do:

  • Research and analyze learner need and expectations and compare the maturity of products, services, and processes across Global Tech Academy with others in the industry.

  • Identify and define our learner value proposition for data quality across our Global Tech job family personas and identify various touchpoints.

  • Assess and address gaps/risks in the learner experience.

  • Build and own the data quality training / communications strategy and roadmap.

  • Manage backlog/priority tradeoff decisions and communications.

  • Manage product/feature rollouts and scaling (using an MVP approach) and iteratively optimize the training products.

  • Conduct analysis of the training trends/insights as it correlates with overall data quality.

  • Analyze and evaluate learner participation and feedback data to derive and communicate key insights on trends and behaviors.

  • Drive informed discussions with Global Tech Academy and stakeholders to assess feasibility and risks and prioritize efforts in the learning and communications roadmap,

  • Identify areas of innovation across the platform, share potential innovations with the leadership team, and drive initiatives.

  • Recommend new processes, automation opportunities, and ways of working for subdomains.


What you'll bring:

  • Experience with Agile methods including Scrum and Kanban.

  • Enterprise software engineering program management or project management experience for full SDLC.

  • Experience using product backlog management tools like JIRA, Confluence, MS Project for planning, execution, and release transparency. Should be able to build a project plan – milestones with work breakdown with dependencies, dates etc.

  • Ability to articulate technical concepts in business terms through MS Office tools including MSWord, Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint.

  • Ability to document and communicate project commitments, progress status, issues, risks, and mitigation plans to leadership.

  • Have excellent verbal and written communications skills.

  • Can coordinate with teams spread across many geographical locations and are flexible in work schedule.

  • Can perform successfully in a high performing environment with tight deadlines and high expectations.

  • Can influence both internal and external stakeholders.

  • Can manage expectations with stakeholders and build solid business relationships.



About Walmart Global Tech
Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of software engineers, data scientists, cybersecurity expert's and service professionals within the world’s leading retailer who make an epic impact and are at the forefront of the next retail disruption. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. We are people-led and tech-empowered. We train our team in the skillsets of the future and bring in experts like you to help us grow. We have roles for those chasing their first opportunity as well as those looking for the opportunity that will define their career. Here, you can kickstart a great career in tech, gain new skills and experience for virtually every industry, or leverage your expertise to innovate at scale, impact millions and reimagine the future of retail.

Flexible, hybrid work:

We use a hybrid way of working that is primarily in office coupled with virtual when not onsite. Our campuses serve as a hub to enhance collaboration, bring us together for purpose and deliver on business needs. This approach helps us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team and be more flexible in our personal lives.


Benefits:
Benefits: Beyond our great compensation package, 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.

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 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...

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, management information systems, industrial engineering, engineering management, business, information systems, project/program management, information technology, finance, management, or related area and 3 years’ experience in project management, program management, program operations, or related area.Option 2: 5 years’ experience in project management, program management, program operations, 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, management information systems, industrial engineering, engineering management, business, information systems, project/program management, information technology, finance, management, or related area and 2 years’ experience in project management, program management, program operations, or related area.

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, 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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