Manager, Data Engineering at Afterpay

Global Data Engineering and Platforms, Permanent Full-time, Melbourne melbourne engineering full-time
Posted 13 days ago

The Opportunity

As an Afterpay Manager, Data Engineering, you’ll be leading a team of Data Engineers, to design, develop and maintain a scalable and easy-to-use Global Data Platform (GDP). The Global Data Platform at Afterpay gets data from 50+ sources and is the foundation for executive decision making, sales enablement, marketing campaigns, fraud monitoring, risk analytics, ML development, financial reporting etc.

We are much more than our job descriptions, but here’s where you will begin….
-Ensure all Engineers are consistently delivering working software to our expected standards.
-Actively participate in the development and maintenance of Afterpay Engineering standards.
-Technical ownership of the work that your Engineers deliver. 
-Effectively balances the quality, speed of the delivery and future scalability.
-Shared responsibility for the architecture of the Global Data Platform.
-Identifies and resolves difficult technical challenges within the team.
-Can create a technical vision for a technical area and a plan to execute it. Ensure team(s) capability and capacity supports short-term objectives.
-Influence & trusted advisor to key senior stakeholders on tactical decisions.
-Proactively supporting your Engineers to achieve their performance and development goals.
-Ensure that Engineers are collaborating closely with our cross-functional teams consisting of analysts, product managers, engineers, and QA in an agile, fast-paced environment.
-Drives a data driven approach by creating and adopting technical measures.

Who are you?
Like us, you’ll be deeply committed to delivering positive outcomes for customers and passionate about shaping the future of Afterpay.

-Bachelor’s degree or equivalent practical experience
-3+ years of engineering leadership experience in the Data Engineering space.
-10+ years of experience working as a Data Engineer, building and maintaining ETL/Data Warehouse/Data Engineering applications
-Strong architecture design experience/skills for data applications, large scale distributed systems and AWS Cloud. 
-Passionate about coaching, people and leader development.
-Strong communication and stakeholder management skills.
-Passionate about adding to and growing an organisation’s engineering culture.
-Owning and driving the technical and product vision within the domain you operate in.

If you are interested in hearing more or would like to have a chat apply now!