Technical Program Manager - 2 - Supply Chain at Nordstrom
Job DescriptionDo you have a passion for building platforms and helping teams to innovate as they complete programs that are vital to the success of the company? Are you energized by working in a highly dynamic environment? Are you an expert in Supply Chain management or are you looking forward to diving in and learning more about how to deliver faster and more cost-effectively? If this sounds great to you, you may be the Technical Project Manager (TPM) that will work with our Product and engineering teams to create and maintain the systems that will help drive our business.
The Technical Program Manager 2 partners with business and technology stakeholders to develop, design, build and launch technology solutions. The Technical Program Manager 2 also works with the core leadership team to create and maintain a product delivery roadmap. The Technical Program Manager 2 needs an agile mentality to work with our cross-functional teams and vendors. This individual will dig in and work with technical and business teams to drive innovation and performance as we evolve our Supply Chain Tech systems to meet the future needs of the company.
A day in the life...
Manages moderately complex projects working with multiple stakeholders and cross functional teams
Manages build and delivery against plans across a single capability
Collaborates with Product, the business and other technology teams across the organization to identify and prioritize solutions and build a roadmap that can be delivered
Manage risks, assumptions, dependencies (classic program/project responsibilities)
Works with engineering manager and engineering teams to ensure speed and quality of delivery, manage resource planning
Converts business and functional requirements into use cases/stories are well written and actionable so that the engineers on the team have the info they need to be productive
Identifies and produces valuable analytics for improved performance and business decisions
Leading with a curious mindset and always driving for “one good way” in how programs/projects are defined and implemented
This is not an all-inclusive list and you will have the opportunity to challenge yourself
You own this if you have…
3+ years of Program Management experience (preferably in retail, eCommerce, Supply Chain)
Experience managing programs with cross-functional stakeholders
Understanding of SDLC methodologies
Professional experience delivering solutions built on AWS
Agile, lean, and Kanban delivery process experience
Experience with large scale enterprise software/services
Experience drafting technical requirements
A 4-year degree in related field preferred or equivalent experience
Possess strong level knowledge of warehouse technologies and Supply Chain concepts (e.g. WM systems, core Supply Chain services, Cloud Technologies)
Experience supporting retail systems would be a huge plus
We’ve got you covered…
Our employees are our most important asset and that’s reflected in our benefits. Nordstrom is proud to offer a variety of benefits to support employees and their families, including:
Medical/Vision, Dental, Retirement and Paid Time Away
Life Insurance and Disability
Merchandise Discount and EAP Resources
A few more important points...
The job posting highlights the most critical responsibilities and requirements of the job. It’s not all-inclusive. There may be additional duties, responsibilities and qualifications for this job.
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