Business Manager for Data Engineering

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Job Description:

Business Manager

The Business Manager for Data Engineering will report to the Vice President of Program Management and will support the Data SET (Science, Engineering/Mining, and Transformation) team. The Business Manager role is responsible for a mix of project, financial, event and people management activities.

Specific Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform portfolio management including, providing inputs to SOWs, creating and tracking Purchase Orders, coordinating invoicing, and regular monthly budgeting and forecasting activities. (changing and moving this up)
  • Oversee the hiring and equipping of 5-7 teams within Data Engineering that will build upon the Customer Data Platform
  • General vendor management including staying on top of resourcing and general satisfaction with vendor deliverables
  • Coordinating and managing events that will drive data awareness across the organization
  • Perform portfolio management including the operations of vendor engagement, budget forecasting, SOWs etc.
  • Provide project management and analytical support to contribute to Customer Data Platform product and platform.

Qualifications Include:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • 5+ years experience in portfolio and project management
  • Familiarity with data engineering and big data
  • Background managing all the PM knowledge areas through the full project life cycle
  • Experience with a variety of software development methodologies with an emphasis on Agile (scrum, kanban, or other)
  • Effective team player with exceptional organizational and communication skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Time management skills
  • A self-starter, confident, energetic, positive, focused, dependable, proactive, resourceful and possesses a "can do" attitude
  • Ability to work well under timeframe pressure, handling multiple projects at the same time and posting colleagues on progress regularly

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