Manager - Data Engineering

Employer
GEICO
Location
Chevy Chase, MD
Posted
Sep 21, 2020
Closes
Sep 23, 2020
Ref
1223215582
Hours
Full Time
Want the opportunity to step on the gas and deliver a business focused data layer to drive GEICO forward? As the Manager of the Data Engineering team, you will be responsible for delivery of the Data Layer within GEICO's Enterprise Data Platform. Working together with others in GEICO's Data Organization, you'll help turn data within the Big Data Platform into fuel for analysis, reporting and models and fill a key role in executing the strategic data transformation vision. In this role you will establish a high trust partnership within the data department, with business partners, and other IT groups. Manage up to thirty developers and technologists. Together with Scrum Masters and Product Owners, develop self-directed, innovative, and high performing agile teams. Develop and communicate unit vision, strategies, critical success factors Roles and Responsibilities: o Establish implementation roadmap for enabling wider use of data through Data Marts/Stores or an established Cloud Data Platform. o Establish best practices for data usage with self-service tools and work with Governance team to enforce them, o Determine strategic priorities for development of capabilities o Ensure Data Quality is maintained in the data layer through controls to meet the accuracy and timeliness of the data. o Serve as a liaison between Business and Functional areas and technology to ensure that data related business requirements are clearly defined, communicated and well understood and considered as part of operational prioritization and planning o Actively participate in Data Governance Efforts. Qualifications: o 5+ years hands-on experience developing data lake, data warehouse and/or analytic solutions. o 4+ years of people leadership experience with direct accountability for managing employees o Engineering leadership role in the delivery of a cloud-based data platform. o Experience in data science, machine learning, and advanced analytic tools o Experience leading teams of 10+ software developers in an agile development environment o Experience leading development teams through re-platform or modernization efforts o Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or a related field in business, finance, or mathematics. About GEICO For more than 75 years, GEICO has stood out from the rest of the insurance industry! We are one of the nation's largest and fastest-growing auto insurers thanks to our low rates, outstanding service and clever marketing. We're an industry leader employing thousands of dedicated and hard-working associates. As a wholly owned subsidiary of Berkshire Hathaway, we offer associates training and career advancement in a financially stable and rewarding workplace. Our associates' quality of life is important to us. Full-time GEICO associates are offered a comprehensive Total Rewards Program*, including: 401(k) and profit-sharing plans Medical, dental, vision and life insurance Paid vacation, holidays and leave programs Tuition reimbursement Associate assistance program Flexible spending accounts Business casual dress Fitness and dining facilities (at most locations) Associate clubs and sports teams Volunteer opportunities GEICO Federal Credit Union Benefit offerings for positions other than full-time may vary. GEICO is an equal opportunity employer. GEICO conducts drug screens and background checks on applicants who accept employment offers. How to Apply Click "Apply for Job" to complete your application. You will need an active email address and phone number. Please upload your resume, preferably as Word .doc files or PDF. Once you begin your application you can save it and access it later. Your application should include any work and/or internship experience from at least the past five years. #GDOORIT #LI-AT1 #DI-AT