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Director, Technology Strategy

Walmart
Sunnyvale, CA 94086
1398583BRReq ID:1398583BRCompany Summary:The Walmart eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the worlds largest retailer, we are on a mission to help people save money and live better. With the help of some of the brightest minds in technology, merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimagining the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.Job Title:Director, Technology StrategyPosition Summary:Defines and manages strategy and business objectives for moderately complex products by identifying market opportunities, conducting benchmark studies and competitive assessments; developing business cases; and setting objectives and key performance indicators for products. Develops and enhances moderately complex products by developing and managing product roadmaps; gathering and documenting requirements; collecting and analyzing customer and product data; turning customer insights into actionable priorities and initiatives; prioritizing product backlog; executing on user and business acceptance criteria; and managing roll out of product features. Crafts and develops solutions to business challenges by communicating requirements to key partners (for example, Business leaders, User Experience, Engineering, Analytics); and engaging with key partners to deliver and support initiatives; and communicating status and insights related to product performance to stakeholders. Coordinates, completes, and oversees job-related activities and assignments by developing and maintaining relationships with key stakeholders; supporting plans and initiatives to meet customer and business needs; identifying and communicating goals and objectives; building accountability for and measuring progress in achieving results; identifying and addressing improvement opportunities; and demonstrating adaptability and promoting continuous learning. Provides supervision and development opportunities for associates by hiring and training; mentoring; assigning duties; providing recognition; and ensuring diversity awareness. Ensures compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by implementing related action plans; utilizing and supporting the Open Door Policy; and providing direction and guidance on applying these in executing business processes and practices.City:SUNNYVALEState:CAPosition Description:The Director, Technology Strategy reports to the VP Technology Monetization and Chief of Staff to CTO and will oversee the development of Walmart enterprises technology strategy. This position will interact with a wide range of stakeholders to define how technology should be utilized to enable Walmarts overall business strategy. The Director, Technology Strategy will inculcate technology best practices to guide overall strategy, processes, governance models, and organizational structure. A successful candidate will be up to speed on evolving trends in technology and apply them to drive speed and innovation at Walmart. Roles and Responsibilities: -Influence the strategic and long-term focus for Walmart Labs. Liaise with senior client management to assist in establishing and implementing a vision, roadmap and governance to address present business needs and support future growth -Articulate issues that have the largest impact on the business, deliver on qualitative and data driven analysis to propose solutions and coordinate implementation of solutions. -Evaluate technology landscape and identify tech trends to help tech leaders formulate the vision and strategy -Identify areas of opportunity, produce quantitative analysis, including data analytics and financial modelling, and present recommendations to leadershipMinimum Qualifications:-Masters degree or equivalent in Business, Business Administration, Finance, or related field and 7 years of experience OR Bachelors degree or equivalent in Business, Finance, or related field and 10 years of experience. -3 years of experience building technology strategyCategory:Software Development and Engineering Brand:Walmart Labs

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Posted: 2019-12-24 Expires: 2020-02-22

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