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Manager - Data Engineering

  • Budapest Service Centre
  • IT
  • Full time
  • Added


We are now looking for a Manager - Data Engineering reporting to the Senior Director - Global Analytics & Data.

Job Overview

The purpose of the job is to manage a team of professionals who will take care of platform development and operations support within a new centralized global data architecture, engineering and analytics framework. This role will require strong technical acumen, deep and broad understanding of data management systems and technologies (within all structured, unstructured and big data domain). The role is required to have a strategic and technical mindset, as well as the ability to work with multiple business and technical stakeholders from across the wider organization.  The job is both technical and managerial, focusing on platform development, operations and support aspect of the IT solutions delivered within the data realm but also coaching and growing a team of experts.

He/she is expected to provide self-sufficient and independent guidance and subject matter expertise to all global data platforms, including but not limited to BI, Analytics and operational systems. 

This person is expected to independently initiate strategic proposals to changes and improvements to our data landscape and to closely partner with both technical operational teams and reporting teams to drive significant changes to our reporting data domains and systems.

Key responsibilities:

Infrastructure (advanced)

  • Contributes to the overall design of the integration service.
  • Ensures that standards and procedures for the effective integration of systems into operational services are developed, maintained and adhered to.
  • Reviews new or amended standards, procedures and other processes, checking for compliance against the quality system, and external standards where appropriate, allowing for variations and waivers due to circumstances.
  • Translates logical designs into physical designs and delivers technical prototypes of proposed components for approval by customer and execution by technicians.

Data Management (expert)

  • Works with data management colleagues to ensure that modelling is carried out consistently, and that corporate standards for repository administration and data dictionaries are observed.
  • Applies appropriate safeguards to handling the data and any analysis results
  • Investigates available information sources (including, for example, from sensors & measurement systems), to establish what information is available. Assesses the integrity of data from identified sources.

Application Maintenance & Delivery (advanced)

  • Within a project environment, assists in the investigation of application data and process requirements, documenting them according to the required standards utilising the prescribed methods and tools.

Programming & Application Development (expert)

  • Takes a leading technical role in systems development projects, both within systems design and in interfaces with other stages of development. Evaluates and undertakes impact analysis on major design options.

Business Continuity & Risk (expert)

  • Ensure that the risks associated with the installation or decommissioning are understood and that measures to reduce them are adopted where appropriate.

Team management

  • Set goals and assess performance
  • Conduct periodic performance reviews
  • Assess and establish training plan for each team member
  • Assign tasks, roles and responsibilities to each team member within the framework and workstreams of the larger IT organization

To join us, we are looking forward to your application if you have:

  • Minimum University / College degree in preferably IT domain, or Business/Economics
  • 6-7+ years of relevant work experience in data platform engineering and/or business intelligence
  • Advanced expertise in many areas of data platform engineering (infrastructure resources: storage, computation, networking, data management, transfer related to complex data solutions) and data engineering (data modelling, ETL design and development, data and metadata managements., query design/development/tuning, database optimization, data governance, data quality, best practices)
  • Competent level of infrastructure, cloud platforms (preferably AWS) and design patterns around those and the “devops” concept
  • Expert level understanding of databases and data technologies including: traditional RDMBS, noSQL, data stream solutions
  • Regularly makes commitments and consistently meeting targets
  • The role requires to have eagerness and ability to learn and adapt technologies, industry practices, tools, and trends
  • Fluent level of English. Additional language knowledge is a plus.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Exemplary teamwork skills as well as excellent interpersonal skills
  • Consistently uses time effectively and efficiently
  • Intellectually sharp, capable, and agile
  • Self-starter: able to initiate, prioritize, and complete assignments with little to no supervision

Who are we?

Glad you asked! Avis Budget Group is a leading provider of mobility options, with brands including Avis, Budget & Budget Truck, and Zipcar. With more than 70 years of experience and 11,000 locations in 180 countries, we are shaping the future of our industry and want you to join us in our mission. Apply today to get connected to an exciting career, a supportive family of employees and a world of opportunities. 

Why Avis Budget Group?

  • Flexible way of working according to our remote policy in effect
  • Possibility to work from abroad (according to remote policy in affect)
  • Cafeteria with wide range of elements
  • Employee discounts program at various contracted partners
  • We are proud of working at the greenest of Budapest – Green House Office Building
  • We support your career development with internal learning portfolio and talent programs
  • We are never bored - our Fun Factory team takes care of event organisation (well-being & mental health program, team building, social events, CSR - Charity activities)
  • Recognition program – we appreciate your achievements
  • Additional holiday for your birthday
  • Young, dynamic, and multinational environment – the average age alongside the BSC is 31years, we represent over 30 nationalities

If you want to  be connected to more  in your career Avis Budget Group is the place to be! Apply now!

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How are we connecting you to more?

Whether it’s a leisure or business trip, we help people come together during those times that matter most to them. Avis Budget Group is the global leader in car rental services and home to Zipcar, the world’s leading car-sharing network. No matter where customers are in the world, we can offer them a mobility solution tailored to their needs. Want to join us? Discover more of the moments that matter in a career with us.

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