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Manager - Technology (Business Data)

at Varidesk

Posted: 6/19/2019
Job Reference #: 976153

Job Description

Manager - Technology (Business Data)

Department:Technology
Location:Coppell, TX

SUMMARY

Here at VARIDESK, we are looking for a Manager of Technology (Business Data) ready to lead a technology evolution that is a key part of our passion to improve workspaces for workers and organizations.  This individual will be responsible leading and managing Data Engineers, iPaaS Developers, and establishing Data Governance and Management processes and technology enablers.

We are looking for an individual with experience navigating the challenges of delivering technology changes.  This individual must have great communication skills (both oral and written), positive attitude, and focused on creating long term partnerships.  You will be a key member to the Technology Leadership team.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Building and developing the Business Data team.
  • Partner with stakeholders throughout the company to develop and effectively prioritize the product backlog so it aligns with the Strategic and Departmental Initiative roadmaps.
  • Establish policies and standards associated with Data Management and Data Governance.
  • Manage costs and reporting
  • Assist in driving communication around progress, issues, consistency, and reliability
  • Assist in the facilitation of all agile collaboration techniques, to include (but not limited to): Release and Sprint Planning, Daily Standup, Velocity tracking, Sprint Review, Sprint Retrospectives, Estimation, and Bug Triage
  • Make recommendations and decisions based on data and facts

SKILLS AND ATTRIBUTES

  • Strong organizational skills with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Able to spot inconsistencies, track down root causes, and creatively identify solutions
  • Ability to manage and complete projects in a fast-paced working environment
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and translate to requirements
  • Ability to be self-directing but know when to seek support

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Prior experience managing people and delivering data projects/features required
  • Bachelors in IT or related field
  • At least 5 years of experience with Business Insights applications such as Microsoft PowerBI, QlikView, Tableau, SAP Business Objects, IBM Cognos, and/or MicroStrategy; Analytic Data stores such as MS SQL, Oracle, MySQL, HANA, Sybase, Informix, Teradata, MongoDB, and/or Hadoop;  ETL tools such as SQL Server Integration Services, Microsoft Data Factory, Informatica, Talend, and/or Business Objects Data Services; experience with modern cloud-first iPaaS applications such as Mulesoft, Dell Boomi, and/or Jitterbit.
  • Strong background in agile product management practices and associated tools (ex. Atlassian Software, Atlassian Confluence, etc.)

Why VARIDESK?

We’re award winners:

  • Best Place to Work Top 10 – Dallas Business Journal
  • National Entrepreneurs of the Year – EY
  • Fastest Growing Company in DFW – SMU

We take health seriously:

  • On-site gym with Peloton Cycle and daily group classes
  • Comprehensive Health Plans
  • Healthy Foods and Snacks
  • Wellness Program and Insurance Premium Discounts
  • Nicotine Free Workplace

We value our employees:

  • All employees use VARIDESK products
  • Enhanced Paternity / Maternity Programs
  • Three weeks of Personal Time Off a year
  • Up to five days of time off for Volunteering
  • Offsite Events and Happy Hours
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability Premiums Covered at 100% by VARIDESK
  • 401k Plan with employer match