Director of Data Operations

Posted on 5/15/2024



201-500 employees

Automated employee rewards and recognition platform


Orem, UT, USA

Required Skills
Data Analysis
  • Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field.
  • 8+ years of experience in data management, with at least 5 years in a leadership role.
  • Proven track record of designing and implementing scalable data architectures and engineering ecosystems in a fast-paced, technology-driven environment.
  • Strong understanding of data governance principles, data quality management, data integration techniques, and data security best practices.
  • Experience with relational databases, data warehousing, business intelligence tools, and cloud-based data platforms.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated ability to lead and mentor a team of data professionals, driving a culture of excellence, collaboration, and innovation.
  • Highly analytical mindset with the ability to translate business requirements into technical solutions and drive data-driven decision-making across the organization.
  • Develop and implement a comprehensive data strategy to centralize data sources, streamline data workflows, and build a scalable data architecture.
  • Design and implement data models, schemas, and pipelines to enable efficient data collection, storage, and retrieval.
  • Lead efforts to engineer ecosystems that facilitate data tracking, monitoring, and analysis, ensuring data accuracy, consistency, and reliability.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define data requirements, identify key metrics, and surface strategic insights to drive business growth and performance.
  • Perform ROI analysis for various projects and departments, evaluating the impact of initiatives and investments on business outcomes.
  • Build and mentor a high-performing data operations team, providing leadership, guidance, and support to drive team performance and professional growth.
  • Establish and enforce data governance standards and best practices to ensure data integrity, security, and compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Facilitate cross-departmental collaboration for data analysis and execution, partnering with stakeholders to develop actionable insights and drive data-driven decision-making.
  • Stay current with industry trends, emerging technologies, and best practices in data management, and recommend innovative solutions to enhance our data capabilities.

Awardco provides an all-in-one employee rewards and recognition solution, utilizing automation to streamline service anniversaries, birthdays, and onboarding, and offering a platform with millions of rewards and a robust reward network. The platform is the exclusive employee recognition and total rewards partner with Amazon Business, delivering premium-level features at an affordable price and zero markups.

Company Stage

Series A

Total Funding



Lindon, Utah



Growth & Insights

6 month growth


1 year growth


2 year growth