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iHeartMedia Manager Data Engineering in San Antonio, Texas

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Job Summary:

iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – and with its quarter of a billion monthly listeners, has a greater reach than any other media company in the U.S. The company’s leadership position in audio extends across multiple platforms including 850 live broadcast stations; streaming music, radio and on demand via its iHeartRadio digital service available across more than 250 platforms and 2,000 devices including smart speakers, digital auto dashes, tablets, wearables, smartphones, virtual assistants, TVs and gaming consoles; through its influencers; social; branded iconic live music events; and podcasts as the #1 commercial podcast publisher globally. iHeartMedia also leads the audio industry in analytics and attribution technology for its marketing partners, using data from its massive consumer base.

The Data Engineering Manager will design, develop, test, deliver, and maintain data pipelines, analytic applications and dashboards to support internal and external customers. The successful traits of this technology leader will combine passion for technical innovation, quick prototyping skills, rapid iteration and delivery as well as full accountability for the quality, availability and performance of the analytics platform at iHeartMedia.

Responsibilities :

  • Build and maintain data pipelines from internal and external applications, API’s, data stores and file stores.

  • Manage a team of full-time data engineers.

  • Develop team members through coaching and training.

  • Manage the end to end lifecycle of data services (design, develop, test, deploy, support).

  • Collaborate with technical and operational peers across iHeartMedia to ensure that our technical direction and approach aligns vertically throughout the technology stack.

  • Keep abreast of industry standards and ensure we are driving those that are important to us and aligned with others as appropriate.

  • Ensure high levels of operational discipline and high availability for the analytics platform.

  • Perpetuate a data-driven culture with high standards of operational excellence and continuous improvement.

  • Support the implementation and contribute to the global enterprise vision for data operations at iHeartMedia.

Qualifications :

  • Experience designing and delivering data integrations, data lakes and data warehouses

  • Hands on coding experience with Python, Go or similar language

  • Proficient in SQL and Big Data

  • Experience with data integration in AWS or GCP

  • Experience with cloud-based big data platforms such as BigQuery, EMR, or RedShift

  • Demonstrated understanding of distributed systems, modern operating systems and networking

  • Must be comfortable working in an agile development environment with shifting priorities

  • Exceptional communication and presentation skills are a must in this role

  • Experience managing and leading a distributed team and delivering software solutions

  • Experience in an agile development environment (Scrum and/or Kanban)

  • Experience working with Apache Airflow

  • Demonstrated knowledge and experience with Docker and Kubernetes

Education and Experience :

  • Demonstrated experience building data pipelines using open source products in a cloud environment

  • 3+ years leading technology teams in a lead or manager role

  • 7+ years experience delivering data integrations in an agile team

  • BS in Computer Science or a related technical field


San Antonio, TX: 20880 Stone Oak Parkway, 78258

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The Company is an equal opportunity employer and will not tolerate discrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, disability, ethnicity, national origin, marital status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other legally protected classification or status.

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iHeartMedia is the number one audio company in the United States, reaching nine out of 10 Americans every month – we specialize in radio, digital, social, podcasts, influencers, data, and events across the nation and provide premier opportunities for advertisers.

Visit iHeartMedia.com at https://iheartmedia.com/ to learn more about us.