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Full-Time

Senior Director

Data Engineering

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Snowflake

Snowflake

5,001-10,000 employees

Data Cloud platform for data warehousing

Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Dublin, CA, USA

Category
Data Engineering
Data & Analytics
Required Skills
Microsoft Azure
Agile
Python
SQL
AWS
Google Cloud Platform
Requirements
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.
  • Proven experience (8+ years) in data engineering, with at least 5 plus years in a senior leadership role.
  • Strong hands-on experience with cloud-based data engineering platforms preferred (e.g., Snowflake, AWS, Azure, GCP).
  • Proficiency in SQL, Python, and other relevant programming languages.
  • Experience with data modeling, ETL processes, and data integration patterns.
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to articulate complex technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Strong leadership and team management skills, with the ability to inspire and develop a high-performing team.
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies and project management practices.
  • Adept at problem-solving, critical thinking, and decision-making in a fast-paced environment.
Responsibilities
  • Lead, mentor, and manage a team of data engineers, fostering a culture of collaboration, innovation, and continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate with other technical and non-technical teams to understand business requirements and translate them into efficient data engineering solutions.
  • Design, implement, and maintain data pipelines and ETL processes that support data integration, transformation, and loading into Snowflake's data warehouse.
  • Ensure data quality, reliability, and consistency by implementing robust testing, monitoring, and validation processes.
  • Stay current with industry trends and best practices in data engineering, cloud technologies, and data architecture.
  • Drive the adoption of best practices for data governance, data security, and compliance within the data engineering team.
  • Manage project timelines, resource allocation, and priorities to ensure timely delivery of data engineering projects.
  • Collaborate with other directors and leaders to align data engineering initiatives with broader business objectives.
  • Work closely with the IT & Security DS and other cross-functional DS teams on design, reference architecture, and Data Strategy for Snowflake

Snowflake offers a Data Cloud platform for data warehousing, data lakes, and data application development, enabling secure sharing of governed data across multiple public clouds. The platform supports diverse analytic workloads with near-unlimited scale and performance.

Company Stage

IPO

Total Funding

$2.5B

Headquarters

null, null

Founded

2012

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

2%

1 year growth

11%

2 year growth

53%

Benefits

We've got your back - We offer comprehensive health insurance plans, health savings accounts, robust retirement plans, and generous life and disability insurance.

A Balanced Lifestyle - All Snowflakes have access to our weekly online lunch and learns, virtual workout classes, and ergonomic work-from-home equipment. We offer on-demand mental health and wellness programs to support our employees and their families.

Your People Matter - Help offset the cost of growing your family with our fertility benefits and family planning resources. Count on our generous time-off and various leave plans for you to rest, refuel, and sustain a great work-life balance.

Global Snowflake Team - No matter where you are in the world, we will get you connected and supported with a work-from-home setup.

Treat Yourself - Personalize your Snowflake benefits by tapping into our employee discounts and pre-tax selections.

Invest In Your Future - Eligible employees enjoy new hire equity, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), and a quarterly bonus or commission program.