Starbucks Coffee Company director, business intelligence self service: Analytics, Visualization, Data Café, Starbucks Technology - Seattle, WA in Seattle, Washington

Qualifications: What we're looking for:

  • Ability to hire, manage and grow a team of technical experts that cohesively build and operate secure, durable, flexible, accessible solutions. Requires an understanding of relevant development languages, tools, frameworks, utilities and technical dependencies.

  • Recognizes, values and champions high quality, reusable software with minimal defects on the team.

  • Remains up to date on industry trends and ability to incorporate new technologies, concepts and development languages into the platform fabric through platform initiatives.

  • Experience developing physical and virtual communities to celebrate data, information, business insights, advanced analytics practices and relevant tooling

  • Experience building immersive visual applications using JavaScript, Tableau, PowerBI or similar tools

  • Experience building, operating and managing large scale interfactive data applications

  • Experience managing self-service analytics platforms and data operations teams is a plus

  • Experience in data science algorithms, methodologies, tools is a big plus

  • Strong experience to enterprise security protocols, building RESTful services, best practices around cloud deployments.

  • Working knowledge of application architecture, infrastructure and security concepts and technical implementation.

  • Familiarity and curiosity in the business context and trends, as well as the business customers’ opportunities. Awareness of the functional aspects of the solution.

  • Ability to lead and influence cross functional teams that include architects, analysts, developers and QA analysts

  • Ability to articulate ideas, using facts and data, for solutions to both technical and business communities

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization

  • Experience presenting to executives and all leadership levels

  • Ability to influence and negotiate strategy and roadmaps in planning exercises

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Experience managing budgets and resources

  • Ability to balance multiple priorities and meet deadlines

  • Ability to make timely and effective decisions using a mixture of intuition, analysis, experience and judgment

  • 7+ years of hands-on experience in large-scale software development with emphasis on advanced analytics, data visualization and business intellingence applications with machine learning and AI

  • Strong interactive, collaborative analytics enablement experience

  • Experience with Big Data platforms, visualization tools such Power BI, Tableau, Microstrategy and other similar tools

  • 7+ years of experience motivating and leading in the Business Intelligence space

  • MS/BS in Computer Science or related field

Starbucks and its brands are an equal opportunity employer of all qualified individuals, including minorities, women, veterans & individuals with disabilities. Starbucks will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with all federal, state, and local ordinances.