While collaborating with newly established Japan data team with multicultural environment, you will help in developing and examining data platform that are utislied by sales and marketing teams to further expand the business of a global leading company.
Within the Data & Analytics, this position is responsible to lead the management of our data platform and be the relay in Japan of HQ and Asia Data Centre of Excellence, comprising of data scientists, data engineers, deployment leads etc.
This position will be responsible for developing and supporting data pipelines, data structures, data models and associated ETL to provide data to Group and local projects in an efficient/optimized manner.
Lead Japan Data Engineering for Group & Local Data Projects:
Responsible for support and new development of efficient and reliable ETL processes between our Local systems and Key Digital Programs systems with which it interacts. Will work in tandem with HQ Data COE, business, and IT subject matter experts to design & build data transformations between new and Group Data lake.
Understanding functional requirements and translating them into data feeds.
Developing data pipeline to feed the different data models/data hubs.
Ensuring stability around the data pipelines being built.
Utilizing Azure technologies for building robust/reusable ETL processes, allowing faster data provision from Japan data warehouse to HQ's data hubs (KDPs)
Ensuring the data quality of the inputs and outputs.
Ensuring all data structures, pipelines and models built are consistent with HQ's Data COE and Asia data & reporting standards.
Responsible for documenting new applications, reviewing, and updating existing documentation in conjunction with ongoing changes.
Data Platform Management:
Coordinate with different stakeholders (Data CoE, Asia IT, Japan IT, operations) for implementation of Japan Data Platform based on Group recommended technologies (Azure, Databricks, Snowflake etc.)
Ensure seamless integration with our Power BI environment and coordinate data ingestion by Power BI reports in cooperation with Data Analysts.
Ensure maintenance of the data platform and availability of data to business users for the different data projects.
Coordinate with Data Governance specialist to ensure proper management and integration of our data sources into our Data platform
Contributing to the group product roadmap as well as our Data community, promoting best practices and optimizations.
Background & Experience
Minimum 2-3 years of relevant professional experience in data projects
Working experience in a multi-national corporation and/or overseas (working or studying) experience is a plus
Previously demonstrated below data skills in significant data projects is a must
Key Competencies & Skills:
Python and/or Spark
Azure Cloud Technologies (Datalake, Data Factory, LogicApp etc.)
DevOps/ DataOps principles
Detail-oriented attitude / rigorous attitude for structured reporting based on large volume of data sources
Autonomous, proactive and naturally curious
Able to interact and communicate well with all business partners in Japan and in other affiliates (other countries)
Flexible working attitude to work on a dynamic/fast moving company environment.
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Possibility to evolve in other positions within the Data & Analytics team. Possibility to managerial position as Data & Analytics teams grows. Also, possibilities to evolve in other Group affiliates
Excellent Business Level of both Japanese and English (able to lead projects and meetings in both languages)
Japanese Language level: Fluent - Native (Equivalent to JLPT N1)
Work permission in Japan required
5-8 million JPY
Seniority Level: Associate
Job Function: Information Technology