Posted: 4 weeks ago


  • As we recently became a publicly traded company, we have significant opportunities for growth within the technology organization. The IT organization is leading the transformation of the company into the digital age. This opportunity is for highly talented individuals who are seeking a challenge to leverage their professional experience to drive value and success to its internal and external customers

Position Overview:

  • Reporting to the Sr Director of Global Data and Analytics, this role will partner with and support multiple lines of business across a fast-paced and highly collaborative environment, working closely with Stakeholders, Project Managers and Business Analysts to ensure the on-time and quality delivery of complex insight-driven data and analytics solutions
  • This leader will have a proven track record of Global Business Intelligence and Data Enablement expertise. The role will lead multiple global teams of Technical Analyst, ETL Developers, and BI Visualization Developers, and will provide direction in the maintenance and evolution of the Global Data Warehouse and Cloud-based technologies
  • A successful candidate will excel in the following areas: Leadership and development of BI developers and technology professionals, Business Intelligence and Cloud platforms, data warehousing and data sourcing architecture, data pipeline architecture, and data quality management. Previous experience managing people who are designing, building, operating and maintaining a large Data and Analytics platform is required

Major Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Translate global and local business needs into data & analytics projects, and data & analytics projects into business outcomes
  • Develop a high performing team by increasing the high-potential employee mix and maintaining long-term organizational strategic design
  • Oversee the end-to-end development and enforcement of data integration, data analytics, and BI development processes, templates, design patterns, frameworks, best practices, and technical standards
  • Coordinate with program management leadership to assess and prioritize strategic initiatives and timelines to ensure deliverables are met. Set up technical intake process and manage the prioritization of requests from multiple project teams. Queue workload for team members and manage the deliverables
  • Manage and maintain development environments, test environments, and code repositories used by the Data and Analytics delivery teams
  • Direct and support the teams in the use of the selected tools and standards, providing continuity and consistency across projects
  • Establish, monitor and optimize a reliable and repeatable process for migrating objects and artifacts between Development, Test, UAT, and Production environments. Strive to automate the migration process as much as practically possible
  • Ensure the proper hands-offs and coordination between BI Project teams, BI Architecture Team, Prod Operations, and stakeholders
  • Act as the escalation point for business and staff issues with regards to technical delivery
  • Manage onboarding documents and provide onboarding/coaching for new employees and contractors
  • Collaborate with technology partners to educate the business partners and advance the data-driven roadmap and associated investments
  • Partner with stakeholders (Product Engineers, Customer Care, Data Scientists, Infrastructure, etc...) to consistently improve on the company global data and data architecture
  • Participate in meetings to offer recommendations and to promote standards & best practices
  • Research and implement new data-enabled strategies and capabilities

Required Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of IT experience in the areas of Data Warehousing, Data Analytics, and Business Intelligence
  • 7+ years of experience providing data integration and reporting solutions in large-scale enterprise environments using on-prem and Cloud-based databases
  • 5+ years of supervisory experience with experience managing multiple global teams consisting of employees and contractors
  • 5+ years of experience as an ETL developer, Technical Analyst, Visualization Developer, or other role involving daily interaction with development practices
  • 2+ years of in-depth knowledge of Cloud data warehouse
  • 2+ years of experience in scheduling tools and code versioning/repository tools
  • Ability to communicate with all levels of management and company personnel
  • Ability to speak to large groups with advanced presentation skills
  • Proven leadership and ability to coach and develop a team
  • Intellectual curiosity to work through ambiguity
  • Ability to prioritize and organize effectively and manage multiple concurrent global projects/assignments
  • Ability to work with others to resolve problems and handle conflicting-priority requests
  • Passion for agile, test-driven development, continuous integration/delivery, and automated testing
  • In-depth understanding of IT infrastructures such as servers and storage systems, operating systems, virtualization platforms, and disaster recovery tools

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Work experience in the manufacturing industry
  • Experience in Snowflake Cloud data warehouse and Talend Cloud technology
  • Experience in a combination of BI visualization tools including Power BI, MicroStrategy, Cognos, and Tableau
  • Experience using Agile methodology, artifacts, and ceremonies such as burn-down charts, retrospective formats, defect management, user stories, and automated testing