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Director – Data Engineering

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 Loblaw Digital

Loblaw Digital

501-1,000 employees

Develops eCommerce platforms for grocery, pharmacy, apparel

Consumer Software

Senior, Expert

Toronto, ON, Canada

Data Engineering
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Data Science
Apache Spark
Apache Kafka
Data Analysis
Google Cloud Platform
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in a quantitative discipline (e.g. Engineering, Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science)
  • Expertise in SQL and hands-on experience with software development (preferably at least either Java or python, ideally both)
  • Strong Communication and interpersonal skills
  • Experience with cloud, M/L and Bigdata technologies (AWS, GCP, Azure, Hadoop ecosystem, Spark, Kafka, Seldon, etc.)
  • Familiarity with modern SDLC practices and agile methodologies
  • Solid intuitive understanding of data modelling fundamentals, and how they inform data sources and usability and warehouse and pipeline design
  • Ability to take initiative, multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong detail orientation is essential in this role
  • Build and manage a high performing team of developers, M/L and data engineers and analysts
  • Lead and execute initiatives bringing best practices and state of the art thinking to our data engineering practice
  • Work closely with product teams and other tech directors to ensure the ML Ops platform we use to ship our machine-learning based services meets the highest standards of operational excellence
  • Work with the data science team to ensure we provide the tooling and support to maximize the business impact of machine-learning in our technology platform
  • Work with business and product teams to ensure the BI platform empowers reporting and data literacy across the organization
  • Lead web analytics and marketing intelligence teams to map customer behaviour and derive insights
  • Work with the SRE organization, security and privacy groups to ensure data governance and access control are implemented robustly and scalable
  • Drive a culture of engineering excellence within the Data Platform and Business Intelligence teams
  • Provide mentorship to team members, including both first-line managers and individual contributors, and act as subject matter expert

Loblaw Digital stands out as an exemplary place to work due to its dedication to developing cutting-edge digital experiences for a variety of sectors including grocery, beauty, pharmacy, and apparel. With a focus on using advanced technologies to tailor services to customer needs, employees enjoy a culture that values innovation and industry leadership in the rapidly expanding realm of eCommerce. This environment not only fosters professional growth but also positions the company at the forefront of online retail solutions.

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Toronto, Canada



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6 month growth


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