(USA) Manager II, Operations (Autonomous Transportation)

Bentonville, Arkansas

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What you'll do

As a Manager II, Operations in Autonomous transportation for Last Mile Delivery, you will work and grow as a team, leveraging your natural curiosity and inventive problem-solving talents by working in one of the most cutting edge areas by deploying futuristic transportation solutions like bots and self-driving vehicles for delivery in collaboration with other automation components to create services and capacity for customers that they could only dream to be possible. We provide the access to the tools and support you need to be your best version. This is that place. This is Walmart.

Last Mile Delivery works on fulfilling customer demand for everything in the store at the comfort of the home. We want our customers to have every option available to shop for their needs: wherever, whenever, and however they want it. We are leveraging technology we have within our company and managing partnerships as needed to give our customers the convenience they want when shopping.

Our Last Mile Delivery programs are a critical part of our business, as a Manager II, Operations, you will collaborate with a high-energy team to innovate new customer-centric products, processes, and services to fulfill the last mile delivery space that will scale across the country.

We trust our associates to innovate the future of shopping to become the biggest player in the game. If you are motivated by complex, purposeful challenges, Manager II, Operations at Walmart is potentially the perfect fit for you.

You'll sweep us off our feet if:

  • You have experience in multi-discipline deployments/Last Mile Delivery/ Program Management and operations
  • You have a knowledge of the transportation/ robotics industry and the marketplace economy
  • You have expert analytical and deductive reasoning skills
  • You are action oriented with strong execution skills, with ability to translate ideas into solid action plans with clear steps
  • You are able to tell a story with data to convince stakeholders of a decision
  • You're comfortable influencing others, leading teams, managing stakeholders, getting buy-in from leadership, and communicating clearly
  • You're comfortable with shifting priorities in a fast-moving environment
  • You're structured in your thinking process and have strong problem-solving skills
  • You thrive in a fun, constantly changing, fast-paced start-up like environment
  • You deliver sustainable results, staying focused even in challenging situations and overcoming obstacles

You'll make an impact by:

  • Designing innovative & collaborative last mile solutions, based on inputs from various teams, to enable the solution to perform at various levels.
  • Drafting launch playbooks and strategizing data oriented launch goals.
  • Defining plans and pilots including schedules, resourcing, commissioning, and technology ramp up to deploy solutions based on metrics / data driven decisions.
  • Developing budgets, with inputs from multiple stakeholders, to seek approval and manage spend against multi-million dollar deployments.
  • Traveling to project sites to gage progress, work with vendors, engage with store teams, and provide a conduit for enabling a successful deployment.
  • Consulting with leadership team, engineers, and business partners to provide input in improving procedures, quality, designs, applications, and equipment.
  • Keeping leadership team up to date with risks to timeline and budget
  • Developing a high performing team. Building a culture that fosters end-to-end ownership, efficient operating reviews, data driven decision-making, strong cross-functional partnerships and willingness to take controlled risks to achieve results.
  • Actively managing key business stakeholders including program reviews, articulating solutions, progress reporting, strategy sessions, prioritization, and removing roadblocks for the team.

Preferred Qualifications

  • 2-4 years of experience in areas of operations management and/or business strategy at a fast-growing tech company/start-up or management consulting at a top-tier firm
  • MBA strongly preferred
  • Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification
  • Operations management experience within the gig industry
  • Intermediate-Advanced Excel Skills
  • Strong experience with Tableau
  • Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Operations, or related field and 3 years of experience in an Operations, Project Management, Strategy or related position
    OR 5 years of experience in Operations, Project Management, Business Strategy or related area.
  • Experience in building and implementing processes from scratch
  • Ability to create and adapt presentations to the relevant audience

Perks and Benefits

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.

Who We Are

Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million 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.

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.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

As permitted by applicable law, provide evidence of full vaccination as defined by CDC guidelines OR secure approval of medical or religious accommodation for the vaccination mandate., Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Engineering, Operations , or related field and 2 years' experience in operations, project management, or related area OR 4 years' experience in operations, project management, or related area.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Supervising Associates

Masters: Economics

Project Management - Project Management Professional - Certification

Primary Location...

702 SW 8TH ST, BENTONVILLE, AR 72716, United States of America

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