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The VP, Engineering will be charged with the development of new capabilities for news, leading to compelling experiences for the audience utilizing data at scale. In this role, you and your team will collaborate across the organization to design and deliver high-quality scalable solutions. You will be accountable for implementing data governance, data integrity, data engineering standards, data integration, and QA best practices. The ideal candidate for the role will be passionate about news, entertainment, and technology. He/She will have a deep understanding of the news industry and be a champion for the consumer. The candidate must be a "doer" who can execute as well as balance longer-term strategic thinking. The candidate will be part of a team that believes in working fast, being accountable, and learning from mistakes.
Lead the development and implementation of a robust platform strategy to support business objectives
Partner with marketing, product, BI, development and content to plan and execute a comprehensive news and data roadmap
Use expertise to identify opportunities to leverage data and provide guidance to colleagues related to capture, analysis and productization of data
Develop an overarching data framework to successfully manage large amounts of data, ensuring compliance with regulations while maintaining data integrity and accessibility
Develop software engineering best practices, guidelines, procedures, and repeatable and scalable frameworks
Set priorities, mentor and provide technical direction to a team of engineers and project managers
10 years' experience developing high volume data environments
5+ years in a leadership role managing a team
Experience with machine learning and statistical analysis, programming and scripting capabilities
Proficient in data warehousing, dimensional modeling, and data architecture
Experience with Agile methodologies
BS in engineering or related field or equivalent experience, MS highly preferred
Expertise/experience in these key technical areas/domains
AWS Cloud platform tools
Data warehousing tools such as Dynamo DB, Oracle, SQL, Amazon Redshift, Snowflake
Data Modeling and System Analysis
Data Platforms. EMR, Data Bricks, AWS
Data Integration tools such as SQL, Spark, Scala, Python, Data Bricks, Airflowo R, Machine Learning
Experience with Digital Marketing tools for instrumentation and analytics analysis, such as Segment, Google Analytics, and Datorama
Paid time off every year to volunteer
Access to well-being tools, resources, and freebies
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2018 Best Company for Dads
An in-house learning and development team to help shape and grow your career
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