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Technical Director
Ref No.: 17-21606
Location: Cupertino, California
 
Technical Director - Business Analytics

Job Summary
Maps is seeking a Technical Director to provide technical direction for the Business Analytics org. The ideal candidate will have expertise in Big Data optimization and visualization; a deep understanding of BI industry standards and innovative software, processes and theory; experience translating customer needs to technical requirements; experience working cross-functionally to meet program goals. Strategic thinker, results-focused. Experience in application development and hardware maintenance a plus.

Key Qualifications
7+ years extensive experience in reporting, data mining, data integration and ad hoc analysis
Strong SQL in a large data warehouse environment
Excellent data analysis skills
Extensive experience with Tableau and other BI software
Strong motivator for a medium sized team of BI analysts
Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication
Excellent attention-to-detail, ability to compile and validate large amounts of data while maintaining a very high degree of accuracy
Experience in client facing roles; setting expectations; delivering on time; communicating product roll-out
Ability to operate in a fast paced environment, quickly and effectively shift gears to meet changing business requirements, and ability to rapidly understand complex business process
Strong organizational skills, ability to prioritize and complete multiple assignments successfully
Ability to identify optimization opportunities with processes and implement solution
Creative problem solving
Familiar with supply chain/operations environment preferred
Familiar with spatial data and spatial data editing
Familiar with application development and hardware maintenance



Description

We are looking for an individual to join our team who will:

Set and execute the Analytics road map in collaboration with the Analytics Project Manager

Understand Content Operations' functional business needs and recommend technical solutions

Develop communication strategy for tool release and program health

Ensure ETLs and databases are properly implemented, optimized and maintained

Manage a medium-sized team of technicians/analysts, providing guidance on relevant software, database optimization, and QA

Optimize Analytic processes for efficiency and agility improvements

Implement a strong data integrity process

Education
•Bachelor's degree - Business, CS, Data Analytics or similar field; Master's preferred