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BUSINESS UNIT MANAGER - Data Platform Services

20-01-22
Kontich, Belgium

What does it take?

As a Business Unit Manager and future Partner you will lead, partner with and inspire a dynamic group of data architects, modelers & data engineers. You will assist our customers to deliver a sophisticated cloud or hybrid data platform at enterprise scale. You'll provide leadership, focus, and clarity by collaboratively capturing a cohesive architectural vision and strategy, orchestrating the roadmap, and prioritising execution and delivery of our data platform services team - making solving complex data challenges look easy and delivering measurable value to our people and to our customer's business.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • You'll evangelize and articulate the value of our customer's data platform.
  • You will inspire the team with a strong sense of purpose and inspire customers with (y)our completeness of vision.
  • Design Hybrid & Cloud based analytics solutions that drive business and are impactful.
  • Explore new technologies and figure out how to use them best.
  • Lead multiple projects with many moving gears
  • Come up with creative solutions to modern problems
  • Set high standards for your team and yourself.
  • Organize company-hackathons for challenging problems.
  • And last but not least, you will get full responsibility to further develop strategy and vision of our Data Platform Services team. Of course this comes with full P&L responsibility.

REQUIREMENTS

  • University degree in Science/IT/Computing and/or demonstrable experience in architecting complex analytics environments.
  • Preferably a first experience in leading a technology team.
  • 10-15 years Data Platform for Analytics experience.
  • Knowledge of all modern modeling techniques (Kimball, Datavault, ...)

 

  • You posess a blend of  technical and inter-personal skills
  • String willingness to take the lead in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
  • Willingness to contribute time and effort in commercial activities.

We don't build a Business.

We build People. And then People build the Business.

We live in challenging times. New technological developments are dominoing at an accelerating pace. Entire economic sectors are being transformed. Appropriate creativity combined with the right knowledge and experience is therefore necessary to quickly come up with solutions. It is a matter of being in the game, keeping pace and making a difference.

 

This is exactly what Epic Data seeks to do: help people grow & assist companies in find creative, high quality, profitable ways to make the most of potential of new analytics technologies. Our approach enables companies to get the most out of existing investments while also deriving competitive advantage from new technological opportunities.

In-depth specific knowledge is obtained by carrying out proof-of-concept projects in close cooperation with customers. We stand side-by-side with the customer for the necessary change management in dialogue with the ‘business’ as well as during the well-oiled roll-out of the follow-up projects in collaboration with the company’s own IT department.

We see it as a welcome challenge to elevate our employees and to work with our customers to transform knowledge and expertise into strategic solutions.

We are Personal & Professional Growth Accelerators

Becoming our Colleague means being part of a data Analytics Community that shapes the future of Data Driven Organisations.