Avvo is hiring a

Technical Program Manager, Data Infrastructure

Seattle, United States

POSITION SUMMARY:

We’re looking for a Data Infrastructure Technical Program Manager to lasso this data rocket ship called Avvo.  The data needs across the company’s Product teams and Business teams are growing exponentially, so we need a seasoned visionary to dream up and execute on programs with major impact to the way our Business Intelligence and Advanced Analytics teams consume data.  In a nutshell, make Avvo Data Easier.  

If you enjoy working with Technical and Business Intelligence teams to solve problems for the business, this role may be for you.  You focus on the Data customer and help the team deliver the right solution. You aren’t afraid to work hand-in-hand with a stellar Engineering team in data design and modeling, resilient pipeline design and monitoring, data quality at scale, and robust cloud data integration across Google Analytics and Salesforce.  

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • You provide inspiring vision and leadership to take our Data Infrastructure efforts to new heights
  • You collaborate with Data Engineering, and Business Intelligence teams to enrich and improve existing data artifacts and integrating the data warehouse with multiple sources
  • You effectively interact with cross-functional teams in gathering, analyzing and synthesizing business requirements for Data and Analytics
  • You define and maintain product roadmap, track timelines, and deliverables using Agile methodologies
  • You support Data Analyst/Engineers building the right solutions for the business using Big Data technologies
  • You design and execute programs for Data Governance with the right balance between formalized process and agility to changing business needs
  • You design and execute programs for Data Security across the ecosystem working closely with Avvo partners (DevOps and Data Engineering) and non-Avvo third-parties (Google, Salesforce, and back-office SaaS systems)

EDUCATION BASIC QUALIFICATIONS AND/OR EXPERIENCE:

Basic:

  • MS/BS in Computer Science, Engineering or Technical Science required
  • 6-8 years of technical program management experience, ideally working with Data infrastructure 

Preferred:

  • Minimum three (3) years of software development experience using SQL/ NoSQL databases, ETL and BI tools such as Tableau, Informatica, Business Objects, Cognos, and programming languages such as SQL, Python, R
  • Experience in internet advertising business, e-commerce, or a related field
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience working with Hadoop stack (e.g. Hive, Hbase, Flume, Pig etc.)
  • Experience with predictive analytics technologies or recommender systems is big plus
  • Experience on order management and financial transaction system
  • Experience with clouds such as Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform
  • Experience working with cloud data warehousing (Redshift, BigQuery) tools

WORK ENVIRONMENT:

This position is primarily located at 720 Olive Way, Suite 1400. However, this may require traveling to other office locations or off-site meetings as required by the job.

The statements herein are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned to this classification and are subject to change at any time. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

 

 

 

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