Senior Project Manager

Senior Project Manager

  • Location SAN BRUNO, CA
  • Department Retail
  • Team Partner Operations
  • Employment Type -
  • Position -
  • Requisition GH2016241

What you'll do at

About the Role

Walmart eCommerce is seeking an experienced Senior Project Manager to support a fast-paced, newly launched, fulfillment service.  The Senior Project Manager will be responsible for ensuring deliverables are on track, deadlines are met, and risks are communicated.  This role is wide ranging in its scope and will include managing initiatives across both technology and business areas.   Successful candidates will be natural self-starters who are comfortable leading large, multi-threaded projects. Your superior communication skills, flexibility, and ability to juggle multiple tasks will be utilized to meet aggressive deadlines. You will be responsible for defining, implementing and measuring success of various processes across product and business teams. 


What you will do

  • Offer personalized and timely support to program leadership to drive efficiency and consistency amongst the team
  • Create and consolidate program communication for both internal audiences and external partners
  • Drive the execution of projects as a liaison between business users, product teams, and engineering/tech teams
  • Partner with both business and tech teams to ensure we are exhibiting operational excellence by producing Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and solid requirements documentation
  • Monitor progress (issues, risks, metrics, status reports) to ensure the project is on schedule, deliverables are met, and risks to the timeline are communicated
  • Build project plans, balancing business needs with project risks and resource availability


Skills & Experience

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business field of study or equivalent work experience
  • 5+ years’ experience in Project Management (PMP certification a plus)
  • Track record of successfully delivering projects on time, to scope, with high quality
  • Comfortable taking ownership of a project in a fast paced, growing environment
  • Independently driven, resourceful, self-motivated and able to deliver results with minimal direction
  • Exceptional written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills with all levels of management
  • Excellent organizational skills, especially attention to detail and multitasking skills
  • Strong technical background
  • Experience executing cross functional projects without direct authority over the teams involved
  • Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel) and Google Docs
  • Experience with web-based issue tracking tools including JIRA and Confluence
  • Must be able to travel on occasion


Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree in Business or related field
  • Project Management certification
  • Six Sigma certification
  • Retail/eCommerce industry experience


The Walmart US eCommerce team is rapidly innovating to evolve and define the future state of shopping. As the world’s 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 merchandising, marketing, supply chain, talent and more, we are reimaging the intersection of digital and physical shopping to help achieve that mission.

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