Reference Code: 13006679
Location: Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
Education Level: Bachelor's Degree
The purpose of this job is to provide execution oversight for the rollout of the global technology platform ("Rainbow") in Latin America. The focus for this position will be on Business Intelligence (BI) and data applications.
The region is going through a transformation in the retail technology platforms whereby old applications will be migrated to global standard applications. This program is ongoing for Brazil and Mexico. The rest of the markets in Latin America will follow suit soon.
This migration will entail significant work to deploy new applications like sales station and involve a significant transformation of the DW platform. This position will be staffed by a senior resource who has managed large data deployments preferably within Citi or in a large financial industry setting.
The expected outcome of this will be a successful implementation of the technology transformation programs in Latin America.
Key responsibilities will include:
Manage the implementation of the EDW and associated modules especially sales station as part of the deployment of global banking platforms.
Establish a highly credible relationship with business and IT partners within Latin America in order to understand, analyze, and support the region's Data requirements as well as to manage expectations, and problems.
Team-lead and indirectly manage application development groups located in offshore development centers.
Contribute actively in defining and implementing standard data architecture in the region catering to the needs of the various user groups in the business areas. Act and be seen as a leader in the domain of DW/BI by the stakeholders.
Manage user expectations and map these to the common platform, manage customizations to the minimum, help define a reasonable project plan and monitor the execution of the projects to their conclusion. This will entail travel throughout the region.
Provide technical and managerial help during conversion of local Database applications to regional/global platforms and manage the transition.
Bring to bear relevant experience and expertise to continuously improve the functionality of DW platform to make it more relevant and valuable for the user groups.
- Bachelor’s degree focused on Information Science, Computer Science, or Information Technology. MS preferred.
- Bilingual English (Spanish or Portuguese a plus but not required).
- Candidate must have 6+ years experience in Business Analysis, IT project management, Business Intelligence deployments.
- Candidate must have experience in large data warehouse deployment and maintenance experience.
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