Position Description AutoZone is the nation's leading retailer and a leading distributor of automotive replacement parts and accessories with more than 6,000 stores in the US, Puerto Rico, Mexico, and Brazil. Each store carries an extensive line for cars, sport utility vehicles, vans and light trucks, including new and remanufactured hard parts, maintenance items and accessories. The AutoZone family includes ALLDATA, AutoAnything, IMC, and ten distribution centers to serve both retail and commercial customers alike. Since opening its first store in Forrest City, Ark. on July 4, 1979, the company has joined the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: AZO) and earned a spot in the Fortune 300.
AutoZone is committed to ensuring our customers have a positive experience when they visit one of our stores or websites. We have a rich culture and history of going the Extra Mile for our customers and our community. Here at the Store Support Center, in the heart of Downtown Memphis, we enthusiastically work to ensure our stores are successful and our sites are user friendly. We look for team members that naturally enjoy helping people, are enthusiastic, and ready to tackle any project to help keep AutoZone in front of the ever changing retail industry.
Experience managing IT projects preferred; PMP certification preferred. Must have technical acumen including a strong understanding of IT hardware, software, networking, ERP solutions and how they are utilized across an organization. Proven ability to lead remote geographically dispersed teams. Assign and track resources, manage project scope/time table, and budget. Proactively seeks out information, answers, etc. without needing to be pushed to do so. Ability to quickly process information and distill into decisions, issues, items requiring action. Ability to connect the dots and question project teams if information does not sound consistent/congruent. Strong facilitation and documentation skills. Must be willing to perform any task on a project to make it successful - from senior level discussions to meeting minutes/scheduling. Able to effectively communicate/drive decisions with C-level stakeholders. Must be a team player who is able to hold individuals accountable. Position Requirements • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering or equivalent work experience required.
• Knowledge of various project management methods (e.g., SCRUM, AGILE, Waterfall, PMBOC, RAD) and their appropriate application.
• Microsoft Office Suite: including Word, Excel, Project & PowerPoint.
• Strong analytical skills.
• Significant attention to detail.
• Provide leadership and direction throughout the project life cycle to ensure on time and on scope delivery.
• Must be able to communicate effectively both in speech and writing to provide needed support.