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$140,000 - $160,000 per year + bonus + benefits - Big Data & Data Science - New York
Ref: 141 Date Posted: Wednesday 28 Mar 2018
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Do you want to join an organization that are redefining their industry? 

We are working with a fantastic non-profit organization that is going from strength to strength. Due to their continued growth my client are looking for a Head of Data and Analytics to join them on their mission to become more of a data driven company.

My client are redefining education in New York City and work with children to provide a high level of schooling to give them the best start possible. You will be joining a team that are bought into this mission and believe that by becoming more data driven the company can grow and help more children.

Reporting directly to the CTO you will be responsible for leading a team of Data Scientists, Data Engineers and Product Manager building solutions in the data and analytics space.

Your key responsibilities are:

  • Managing a team to deliver on short and long-term strategic plans
  • Development of a strategic capability roadmaps with the objective to be a data driven organization
  • Selection and implementation of new tools and the development of a data warehouse
  • Act as a liaison to other areas of the business to achieve overall goals

Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, the Director of Data Management & Analytics will guide strategy, tactics and operations for this team. S/he will be responsible for leading a team of scientists, engineers and product management experts in building solutions and providing reporting and analytics support for the entire organization.

You will need:

  • Experience in strategy, planning, and management of Analytics teams
  • Experience defining strategies and building roadmaps
  • Knowledge of working with a variety of data and analytics tools/platforms and has experience managing vendor relationships
  • Is an exceptionally clear communicator, strong writer, and innovative thinker who can transform conceptual ideas and initiatives into practical and easily executable plans

Your Technical Capability:

  • Knowledge of the Python scientific and data libraries, particularly Pandas
  • Extensive experience managing Git workflows for developer teams
  • Appreciation for and application of software development best practices

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Georgia Flynn

Georgia Flynn looks after this role for KDR, if you have a question get in touch...

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