an exciting VP of Data job opportunity has just opened up at one of Indonesia’s leading technology companies specialising in e-commerce. You will have the opportunity to ensure the company’s group standards using big data. This position will be based in Jakarta.
About the VP of Data Role:
The VP of Data is responsible for managing the full data life cycle from concept to delivery, connecting optimisation metrics to the strategic intent of campaigns and underlying business objective. This position is expected to mentor a team of data analysts, data engineers, data scientists, and business intelligence with a high level of accountability for coaching and mentoring.
Define regular OKR and operational metrics
Champion the implementation and adoption of new data initiatives both conceptually and in the fulfilment of critical tools and processes
Build upon existing data processes and plans to implement long-term organisational data roadmap
Mentor a team of data analysts, data engineers, data scientists and business intelligence
Synthesise complex qualitative and quantitative data and communicate relevant insights and recommendations using data visualisation
Establish a deep and broad understanding of core and emerging analytical methods and approaches, and how they can be deployed to drive value within a digital business
Apply cutting edge statistical techniques to business problems and to leverage external thinking e.g., machine learning and predictive analytics
To succeed in this VP of Data role, you will need to have passion in tech and possess strong technical skills, have business acumen, and open for a fast-paced agile environment.
BS/MS in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related field.
Interest in Communication, Commerce, and Information Products is a must.
15+ years of software engineering and software engineering management experience
Proven ability to efficiently manage all aspects of the software development life cycle in an Agile environment.
Experience and expertise in growing and scaling data teams, including hiring, developing and retaining top talent within the industry.
Proven experience in building data function/capabilities including staff, tools, and processes
Experience with application programming languages (e.g. Python) and reporting APIs
Experience working with big data platforms (e. g. Redshift, BigQuery, EMR, Spark)
Exceptional people and project management skills, and ability to plan work and delegate accordingly
This firm needs no introduction and is known as one of Indonesia’s leading tech start-ups. You will join a company that provides consistently positive vibe within the office, and an excellent culture that grows increasingly more diverse with each new addition to the team. The company offers a competitive compensation package, stock options, and full health benefits, and the opportunity to quickly reap rewards for high performance.
If you have successful data projects with leadership experience, this VP of Data role is right for you.
Apply now or call me to discuss this exciting opportunity.