Manager II, Product Management

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:

We are seeking an individual with Data Governance expertise and is very passionate to become part of our journey to achieve a higher data maturity while continually delivering business value.

As part of our digital transformation, our team has defined the Strategy for Data Governance, and this strategy provides a clear roadmap of what foundational capabilities will need to be implemented in our Enterprise Data Governance Center (DGC), enabled by Collibra. Data Governance Center will be our one stop shop for everything data related, to support all Walmart associates, providing a variety of capabilities.

You will report to the Product Owner Lead for Strategy and Execution, and you will help manage the Data Governance capabilities roadmap working closely with the Data Engineering team to ensure a successful rollout across the organization. You will also contribute to the Data Governance capability design strategies to maximize DGC return on investment and value to stakeholders.

About the Data Strategy and Enablement Organization:

Our organization focuses on managing and delivering world-class data assets, including creating and maintaining data standards, driving policy compliance, creating partnerships, developing pipelines and data governance tools. We empower our business to leverage data to fuel growth, driving revenue at our core, and building new business model opportunities. We protect customer, associate, and partner data, ensuring privacy and security when collecting

You’ll make an impact by:
  • Design and document strategies and capability requirements aligned to the long-term vision and organizational goals to drive business value across Data Governance Center
  • Partner with the Data Engineering team through our agile/scrum development process to prioritize, test, and ensure successful delivery of enhancements.
  • Act as the subject matter expert on Data Governance capabilities and processes and provide walk throughs of all the capabilities as needed
  • Support Business Domains and Stewardship Community with learning and knowledge development, communications, capability playbooks and supporting documentation
  • Oversee and manage the backlog of our long-term roadmap for the Data Governance Center capabilities
    • Data Sets and Enterprise Data Catalog
    • Application Inventory
    • Report & Key Performance Indicator Catalogs
    • Data Lineage and Data Sharing Agreements
    • Data Quality Rules and Issue Remediation
    • Business Glossary, terms and definitions


You’ll sweep us off our feet if…
  • You are an experienced Data Governance Product Owner
  • You have managed a backlog and oversaw development through scrum
  • You have excellent analysis and critical reasoning skills with a strong focus on execution
  • You possess strong collaboration skills and approach problems with positive intent while driving towards resolution
  • You are a proactive problem solver who operates effectively and independently
  • You are a team player, with the courage to drive change through disruption while maintaining a respect for the team
  • You have the ability to simplify strategy into simple actions


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
  • Collibra experience is required, and Collibra Certified candidates would be preferred
  • Knowledge of data governance best practices, business and technology issues related to data management, and data protection
  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple deliverables with competing deadlines and priorities
  • Strong relationship building, communication and collaboration skills
  • Stakeholder management experience and the ability to drive process/technical design across multiple focus areas simultaneously
  • Ability to coordinate multiple teams to successfully roll out new functionality
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent in computer science or related and 5+ years of work experience

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 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.  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’s degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Engineering, Communications, or related field and 2 years’ experience in product management, project management, management consulting, retail or eCommerce business functions, or related field OR 4 years’ experience in project management, management consulting, retail or eCommerce business functions, or related fields.

Preferred Qualifications...

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

Consulting and advising business partners utilizing detailed analysis, Gathering, identifying, defining, and communicating requirements., Leading product or solution development

Masters: Business Administration, Masters: Computer Science, Masters: Engineering General

Primary Location...

1901 N HENDERSON AVE, DALLAS, TX 75206-7319, United States of America

Dallas, TX, United States

8261_R-581534