Director of Business Intelligence
Vena Solutions Canada Inc
Toronto , Canada
32d ago

About the Role

Vena is seeking a Director of Business Intelligence, reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, to lead development and implementation of a leading-

edge BI process and system at Vena. The individual in this role will start at early stages by building a team and developing an implementation plan and timeline.

As part of its implementation Vena aims to use and showcase its own software platform. This business-minded, systems-oriented person will help drive the Company’s top line through enabling and driving data-

driven-decisions throughout the Company.

You are an adept project manager and have a deep understanding of leading edge data systems and experience in successfully architecting BI systems connecting data from multiple source systems.

You are an analytical, detail-oriented, organized and self-motivated individual with excellent communication skills who is looking to learn and grow in their career.

You enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. You take ownership and are eager to increase your responsibilities as the company grows.

The Definition of Success

  • Build a leading-edge BI system
  • Showcase the Vena platform
  • Become a business leader at Vena through your contributions to the Company
  • Drive data-driven decisions deeper into Vena
  • Influence the direction of the Company
  • What you’ll do

  • Collect business requirements for the tool from across the business
  • Develop a plan and timeline
  • Build and manage teams
  • Leverage data from source systems including SalesForce, NetSuite, Payroll and the Vena Platform
  • Provide business and technical leadership on all data related issues across the Company including systems selection, administration, optimization, best practices etc
  • Drive the core business objectives in implementing the Vena Platform internally
  • Navigate complex data and technical questions and drive to solutions
  • Drive creation of business processes to optimize data collection
  • Provide organizational governance and policy directives around data usage and lead the effort to ensure that the best information is accessible for facilitating data-
  • driven decision making and innovation

    Does this sound like you?

  • The ideal candidate will come with deep knowledge, relationships within the function and have a track record of success at driving successful BI systems implementations
  • 10+ years of progressive experience in data science and / or computer science field.
  • Degree in computer science, engineering, math, or statistics required
  • MBA, management and or professional program management qualification an asset
  • Ideally a combination of large corporate, plus emerging technology experience and exposure.
  • Experience in projects involving large scale-multi dimensional databases, complex business infrastructure, and cross-functional teams.
  • Highly knowledgeable in front-to-back data lifecycle and be highly proficient in wide array of data tools and technologies including Vena, Spark, T-
  • SQL, AWS / Azure as well as scripting languages such as Python and R.

  • Project management and direct team management experience
  • Awareness of emerging technologies and potential issues / exposures that could affect the business.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Apply today . We can’t wait to hear from you!

    About Us

    At Vena, we empower people to work the way they think. Our cloud infrastructure leverages the flexibility and ease of use of widely-

    used spreadsheets while adding beautiful web-based workflows and a powerful cloud storage to make mission-critical business processes simple.

    Viewed by many as one of the most innovative Canadian start-ups, we’re part of a growing industry looking to revolutionize the enterprise so that people can stop fighting software and get back to doing their best work.

    Candidates must be legally entitled to work in Canada. Local candidates only. No agencies please.

    Should you require accommodation for any disability throughout any stage of the recruitment and selection process, please describe your requirements when making an application and we will be sure your accommodation needs are met.

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