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Data Platform Engineering Lead

Website Ocean Spray Cranberries

We are looking for a highly technical, hands-on developer who is also an effective people manager to build and own BI platforms across the cooperative and to drive democratization of data, making it accessible for self-service by various functions. The ideal candidate will be proficient in modern data, engineering and data warehouse technologies, must have hands-on experience implementing BI platforms and must also be comfortable directing, planning and coordinating a team. This role will report to the Director of BI & MDM and will contribute to building a top-quality engineering team and technology practice


  • Participate in Data Warehouse target state design
  • Build and own operations, performance and optimization of BI platforms
  • Be the conduit between data platform engineering team and data science/analytics/ insights team
  • Build and own instrumentation to ensure secure data collaboration and increased ease of discovery
  • Assist in setting governance models for data preparation and quality assurance with 3rd parties
  • Stay current on industry trends and data technologies
  • Support the team’s growth and career development through active mentorship and coaching

Qualifications/Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS in computer science or related field or equivalent relevant experience
  • Minimum 5+ years software engineering experience and 2+ years of management experience
  • Advanced working SQL knowledge and experience working with relation databases, query authoring (SQL)
  • Experience building and optimizing data pipelines, architecture and data sets
  • Experience working in cloud environment (Azure preferred, AWS and GCP experience is acceptable)
  • Experience ingesting data from various types of data stores like SQL and NoSQL databases, key value stores, blob/file stores.
  • Experience ingesting data securely from modern integrations like webhook and APIs
  • Excellent communication. Ability to present ideas and insights to business stakeholders in a fast-paced organization
  • Experience with Snowflake a plus
  • Experience with Python preferred
  • CPG industry knowledge preferred

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

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