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Tech Lead, Data Platform

What You'll Do:
    • Oversee Ollie data architecture to ensure it's cohesive, extendable, documented, & adheres to modern data model best practices.
    • Own Ollie's BI reporting infrastructure including KPI definition for new initiatives, dashboard visualization, and ongoing maintenance.
    • Drive Ollie's data strategy including use cases to leverage our canine profiles and new data sources to deliver tailored experiences and targeted marketing growth strategies.
    • Hire and mentor a team of analytics engineers, data engineers and data scientists.
    • Prioritize roadmap for Data Platform including strategic company initiatives, data model expansion and maintenance, and continuous improvements to Ollie's data platform.
    • Drive the data platform discovery and delivery process, including stakeholder requirements input, backlog grooming, documentation, and other squad ceremonies.
    • Discover and manage best in class SaaS platforms and tools, including managing our current stack: Stitch, Airflow, Snowflake, dbt, and Looker.
    • Lead data innovation and analysis for select strategic initiatives that cut across business areas and Analytics domains.
    • Own Ollie-wide process and communication for data governance policy, privacy compliance adherence, documentation, and data security.

Who You Are:
    • You have Data Platform lead experience in direct to consumer (DTC) businesses with a subscription business model.
    • You have a track record of technical roles in Data Analytics or Engineering, before more recent leadership roles.
    • You have deep discipline and tech stack expertise across all elements of the data lifecycle from extraction, to storage and warehouse, transformation, and visualization. Bonus points for experience in our existing stack: Stitch, Airflow, Snowflake, dbt, and Looker.
    • You have hired and managed direct reports in disciplines such as Analytics Engineering, Data Engineering, and Data Science.
    • You are skilled in SQL, Python, and dbt and familiar with modern tools and processes to support data cleaning and model building for data science initiatives.
    • Experience with data orchestration and enterprise segmentation techniques across action systems and reporting systems.
    • You are collaborative with the ability to manage a diverse stakeholder group.
    • You believe in Ollie's mission and empathize with the needs of dogs and their parents.

What You'll Get
    • Competitive pay and a stake in the company
    • Sponsored 401k program with employer match up to 4%
    • Comprehensive health coverage including medical, dental and vision
    • Flexibility to work remotely
    • Unlimited vacation policy that you're actually encouraged to use
    • Paid parental leave
    • 1-week paw-ternity leave for new dog parents
    • Free Ollie subscription
    • Inspiring pack members!

If you'd like to stand out, tell us in your cover letter why you're interested in joining Ollie and how your skills match the responsibilities detailed in this posting.

Ollie embraces diversity and equal opportunity. We're committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. Ollie is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, disability, age, or other legally protected status. For individuals with disabilities who would like to request an accommodation, please include that in your application.