Robert Half International Analytics Manager in Chicago, Illinois
The person managing the Analytics Team is responsible for leading the strategic design and maintenance of our client?s analytics environments through improved systems and processes. The successful candidate will be able to implement and drive adoption of internal scalable platforms and related services for data integrations, transformations, workflow management, data governance, life cycle management as well as all predictive and machine learning initiatives to an enterprise analytics ecosystem that fuels data driven decisions. The Analytics Manager is the technical owner of all analytics projects and as such creates and manages projects plans including budget development and approval. This position manages a remote team of analysts and developers.
Our client is looking for an Analytics Manager with a demonstrated track record of leading company-wide data and advanced analytics initiatives. The successful candidate understands and can think strategically about how internal analytics services benefit the client. They will need to develop a strategy and a plan to build and drive adoption of these platforms and make it feature rich. They must be able to think at scale as our platforms must support data needs for everyone in the company. They will be a constant advocate of a self-service analytics culture. Our customers are all business units including finance, sales, marketing, product teams as well as external partners (customers and vendors) and we are passionate about building analytics platform and services for them.
Serve as key contributor to analytics roadmap for our next generation analytics platform
Manage the team toward the achievement of roadmap implementation
Engage with our internal customers to understand their needs and design analytics solutions to improve decision making by thoroughly and correctly defining the requirements and scope of their varied and complex needs
Partner with engineers, analysts, other PMs and business leaders to drive analytics initiatives
Manage and prioritize the backlog of analytics projects to align the critical business asks with company priorities
Write general, functional and technical specifications documents for assessment of new technology solutions
Lead the Analytics Team in day-to-day workload driving to monthly deliverables
Identify, research, and resolve complex technical problems
Demonstrated success in leading data products and analytics services such as modern data platforms, big data technologies and predictive analytics
Demonstrated success in driving adoption of data products at company wide scale
Excellent analytical, collaboration, verbal and written skills
Capable of communicating in business and technical language as dictated by the audience
Experience working in a fast-paced agile environment
Ability to mentor the team and grow skills across the Analytics ecosystem
Hands-on experience with database platforms, analytics toolsets and advanced (predictive) analytics platforms
3+ years of experience as a product manager or related role in analytics field
3+ years of people management
Experience managing a remote team
MS in Computer Science, Information Systems or related fields or MBA preferred
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Location: Chicago, IL
Date Posted: June 13, 2019
Employment Type: Contract
Job Reference: 01340-9502006982
Staffing Area: Technology & IT