Manager - Data Engineering

Chevy Chase, MD
Sep 25, 2020
Sep 28, 2020
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. Note: The safety of our associates, both current and future, is GEICO's highest priority. At this time, most of our associates are working remotely due to the current COVID-19 pandemic. Candidates who are selected for this position will be trained remotely and must be able to work from home in a designated work area. Once GEICO determines it is safe for associates to return to the office, candidates may be required to work in our Chevy Chase, MD office. 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. As a full-time Manager of Data Engineering, you'll enjoy our Total Rewards Program* to help secure your financial future and preserve your health and well-being, including: * Premier Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance with no waiting period** * Paid Vacation, Sick and Parental Leave * 401(k) Plan with Profit Sharing * Tuition Reimbursement * Paid Training and Licensures Benefits may be different by location. Benefit eligibility requirements vary and may include length of service. *Coverage begins with the pay period after hire date. Must enroll in New Hire Benefits within 30 days of the date of hire for coverage to take effect. 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