Data Platform Manager

Data Platform Manager

At Snow Software

Date Posted:

Location: UK Only, TELECOMMUTE

Company Description

Snow’s mission is to stop organizations overpaying for the software they use, today and tomorrow. We help organizations optimize software availability, compliance and cost savings through delivery of on premise and cloud-based Software Asset Management solutions. Today we are the largest and most successful dedicated developer of SAM solutions with staff all over the world in regional locations. To sustain our explosive growth, we are looking for the brightest, and most highly-skilled people who have their best work ahead of them. Now is the right time to join Snow.

Job Description

Snow is in the process of taking its data and analytics capabilities and maturity to the next level.

The purpose of the Data Platform Manager will be to act as a single orchestrator for all engineering activity of the Azure Data Lake platform.

The role is responsible for managing the data platform roadmap and associated development priorities to ensure that Snow achieves the maximum return on investment in advancing its data and analytics capability.

Act as custodian for the Azure Data Platform, with performance, security and data integrity at the forefront of all decisions, ensuring that adequate steps are taken to protect data and the platform.

Providing ownership and co-ordination for development & release activities, maintaining SDLC practices, leveraging a DevOps operating model and implementing 

Rigorous governance/data quality processes

Working closely with stakeholders to act as a senior lead on the design, build and evolution of the data platform to meet business requirements and deliver actionable insights via Power BI

Oversee the build and run activities to ensure that quality data is being presented to the end consumers in the optimum structure and timeframe.

Manage the documentation of the data platform solution and create standard operating procedures for the execution and delivery of data pipelines.

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

Extensive experience in Azure based data engineering – with proven experience orchestrating and governing data pipelines, integration, data modelling and release management

Solid hands-on experience with Azure Data Lake (inc. Blob Storage, Delta), Azure Data Factory and Databricks

Extensive experience of data product development (MI/BI), with delivery in both agile and waterfall preferably using Power BI as a reporting / visualisation

Evidence of driving implementation and change in the area of data management




Additional Information

This is a chance for you to accelerate your career and succeed in an environment where you will have the possibility to make a daily impact. Every day you will get to work alongside helpful and down-to-earth colleagues who are dedicated and ambitious. We fully recognize that it is our employees that make Snow a success and the global leader in the development and delivery of dedicated SAM solutions. If you are the right person for the role we will offer you exciting and developing assignments and you will get to be part of a fantastic journey within a dynamic high-growth business. 

We look forward to your application!


Apply for the job