Lead Data Manager - Political Organization

New York
US$160000 - US$200000 per year

THE COMPANY

Based in the Financial District, my client is a start-up nonprofit political organization making a major impact in small communities across these United States. Their primary focus is to use various data sources and data from their partner organizations to then ingest, clean, analyze and then share their insights back with their partners. As they continue to grow and plan to take on more projects, they need a Hands-on Lead Data Manager to manage and develop a team of three.

THE ROLE

This is a newly created role that will report directly into the Director of Data Science. Along with your hands-on duties you will be leading a team of two data managers and one data coordinator. The ideal candidate will have experience with large volume political data, voter data, campaign data or similar unstructured "people" data. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Lead proactive QA and QC initiatives
  • Meet with Stakeholders to gather requirements
  • Manage day to day data projects and plan scalable growth
  • Define future research priorities with the Data Product and Data Science teams
  • Manage a deep and ever-changing collection of data sets using leading database tech
  • Give insights into the right data ingestion and transformation technologies
  • Work continuously to evolve data stores and pipelines
  • Ensure uncompromising data accuracy, quality and security

YOUR SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

Do you want to have fun with data? Do you want your work to make a direct impact? Are you able to fully manage a team and get your hands dirty within a data set containing 1400 rows of information for every US Citizen? If so, my client will want to meet you! To be considered, you will demonstrate prior knowledge in:

  • Experience managing a data team while being able to manage deadlines
  • Have a strong ethic for high quality data and proactively identify potential data issues
  • Strong problem-solving skills while being able to manage multiple projects at once
  • The ability to be both hands-on and lead a team of 3
  • Strong experience with SQL is necessary and python proficiency is preferred

THE BENEFITS

You will receive a competitive base salary, 100% health coverage, start-up environment with large corporation job security, flexible work life balance, office snacks and an open communicative team-based environment

HOW TO APPLY

Please register your interest by sending your CV to Tommy Daughtrey via the Apply link on this page.

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