Senior Manager I, Engineering - Real Estate Prototype
Location: Bentonville, Arkansas
Type: Full Time
This Role Can Work Remotely!
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: R-946359
Manage and coordinate all building engineering aspects of Walmart new/remodel prototypes and utility changes, including mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire, refrigeration, and data engineering. Partner with Prototype Team Architecture Managers to coordinate prototype engineering design with architecture, civil and structural engineering as required.
Manage and coordinate with internal stakeholder teams for user input and alignment, including operations, facilities management, procurement, and finance, as well as project teams including site-adapt design, construction, and project management.
Receive change requests from leadership/stakeholder/partner teams; manage the change management process for all prototype engineering changes, including defining the request, collaborating with key stakeholders for alignment, developing design recommendations with scope, cost, and schedule impacts, and building clear, fact-based presentations for approval.
Partner with Refrigeration Team to support strategic innovations and refrigeration tests and integrate approved engineering designs into prototype standards as required.
Manage Walmart building engineering design and standards for all prototypes and related utility changes with support of external consultants.
Actively manage consultants with clear direction to define services required to develop/execute changes
Actively manage consultant budgets with fiscal accountability to Walmart, including clear understanding of budget & scope, and required budget increases
Partner with internal stakeholders and user teams to receive ongoing feedback for improvement of prototype engineering designs.
Responsible for continual improvement and innovation to achieve optimum functionality and durability, with lowest total landed costs that achieve customer/associate experience targets.
Manage the safety, security, durability, and integrity of all prototype engineering designs ensuring compliance with applicable federal, state, and local building codes, as well as applicable corporate compliance, food safety, and asset management requirements.
You’ll really wow us if you….
Have strong prototype engineering design and coordination skills in the face of change, obstacles, or adversity.
Demonstrate agility to respond and support changes required by Walmart to continually drive the business, with adaptable contingency plans as needed.
Can adapt to competing demands and overlapping priorities.
Are quick thinking and have quick understanding of change impacts to our business.
Are a proactive thinker to manage change with the result in mind.
Demonstrate accountability to drive closure of changes and use effective time management to achieve commitments.
Leverage personal organization to manage multiple assignments.
Have the technical engineering knowledge to understand & leverage programs required by Walmart and our consultants.
Can look beyond symptoms to determine the root causes of engineering problems, and to identify and recommend applicable prototype solutions.
Proactively remove barriers to delivering performance, customer/associate value, service, and support.
Can leverage relevant business metrics and data to measure, monitor and improve prototype engineering design performance, ensuring alignment with company strategy and objectives.
Can leverage the results of cost-benefit analyses, to ensure alignment with company strategy and objectives.
Can drive execution of multiple business plans and projects by identifying customer and operational needs; can develop and communicate business plans and priorities.
Champion key performance standards, continually measure progress and adjust performance with strategic contingency plans and support continuous learning.
Can build trust and confidence in the reputation of the Prototype Team by ensuring reliable support and service.
Can set clear expectations and goals to help internal and external teams to achieve targets.
Can influence teams via clear communication of logical, convincing recommendations to build support for viewpoints and actions.
Practice behaviors consistent with the Walmart values of service, respect, excellence, and integrity.
Possess proficiency in AutoCAD, Revit, Adobe Creative Suite, and current Microsoft Windows applications.
Licensure in Engineering or demonstrated ability to complete licensure.
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