Senior Manager, Azure Data Engineering

Your Responsibilities:
An ideal candidate will possess strong problem solving and conceptual thinking abilities in addition to communication, interpersonal and leadership skills. This position will be in a fast-paced and entrepreneurial environment where you will be handling multiple concurrent projects while working independently and in teams.
- You yearn to be part of cutting edge, high profile projects and are motivated by delivering world-class solutions on an aggressive schedule
- You are not intimidated by challenges, thrive under pressure, passionate about your craft, and focused on delivering exceptional results
- You love to learn new technologies and mentor junior analysts to raise the bar on your team
- Passionate about intuitive and engaging user interfaces, as well as new/emerging concepts and techniques

On Any Given Day You Will
- Lead and develop sustainable data driven solutions with new data technologies to meet the needs of our organization and business customers
- Design robust end-to-end systems with an eye on the long term maintenance and support of the application
- Leverage reusable code modules to solve problems across the team and organization
- Exhibit mastery over multiple domains
- Handle multiple functions / roles for the projects / Agile teams
- Have an intrinsic knowledge of standards and languages
- Establish standards across the team and organization
- Provide technical guidance to team members
- Have mastery of complex multi-tier, multi-platform systems
- Develop a framework of a significant complexity
- Manage team of data engineers (both full-time associates and/or third party resources)


Why You?

Basic qualifications:
- Bachelor's Degree
- At least 7 years coding in data management, or at least 7 years experience in data warehousing or at least 5 years in unstructured data environments
- At least 3 years experience in big data technologies (Cassandra, Accumulo, HBase, Spark, Hadoop, HDFS, AVRO, MongoDB, Zookeeper, or similar)
- At least 3 years of people management experience

Preferred qualifications:
- Master's Degree in fields such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Data Science, related discipline or military experience
- 2+ years experience in Azure
- 2+ years of experience with Agile engineering practices
- 2+ years experience in Azure cloud technologies AWS, MapR, Cloudera, Google Cloud
- 5+ years experience with NoSQL implementation (Mongo, Cassandra, etc. a plus)
- 5+ years experience developing Java based software solutions
- 5+ years experience in at least one scripting language (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell)
- 5+ years experience developing software solutions to solve complex business problems
- 5+ years experience with Relational Database Systems and SQL
- 5+ years experience designing, developing, and implementing ETL
- 5+ years experience with UNIX/Linux including basic commands and shell scripting
- Familiarity with data science tools and concepts
- Experience in industry, i.e. code committer, published, white paper, etc.
- 5+ years of experience providing technical leadership on relevant applications

Why GSK?:
At GSK, our mission is to improve the quality of human life by enabling people to do more, feel better and live longer. Our three world-leading businesses research and deliver innovative medicines, vaccines and consumer healthcare products. We need a talented and motivated workforce to deliver our strategy. To achieve this, we strive to attract the best people and to create an environment that empowers and inspires.

Guided by our shared values, the platform team thrives in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing.

Contact information:
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