Manager, Data Platform

  • Procore Technologies
  • Remote (Austin, TX, USA)
  • Jan 21, 2022
Full-time Big Data Computer Science Data Engineering Data Management Kafka SQL Training UI/UX Design

Job Description

We’re looking for a Data Platform Manager to join Procore’s Data Division. In this role, you’ll help build Procore’s next generation construction data platform for others to build upon including Procore developers, analysts, partners, and customers. 

As a Data Platform Manager, you’ll partner with other engineering teams and product managers across Product & Technology to build and operate our next generation data platform that enables the storage, movement, and retrieval of data for transactional, analytical, and machine learning applications. To be successful in this role, you’re passionate about distributed systems including storage and streaming data technologies on the cloud, with a strong bias for action and outcomes. If you’re a seasoned data platform manager comfortable and excited about building our next generation data platform and translating problems into pragmatic solutions that open up the boundaries of technical possibilities—we’d love to hear from you!

This position reports into the Senior Manager, Foundational Data Platform and can be based in any of our US offices or remote. We’re looking for someone to join us immediately.

What you’ll do: 

  • Participate in the design and implementation of our next generation data platform for the construction industry, primarily focused on data storage and streaming systems

  • Lead our engineering team in all phases of the software development lifecycle, including requirements gathering, functional and technical design, development, testing and roll-out, and support; deliver value in an iterative and agile fashion

  • Help lead the effort for building self-service platforms enabling developers to more quickly and effectively build and operate their software at scale

  • Help identify and propose solutions for technical gaps in our data platform by managing proof of concepts and experiments

  • Work alongside our Product, UX, and IT teams, leveraging your experience and expertise in the data space to influence our product roadmap, developing innovative solutions that add additional capabilities to our tools

  • Coach, support, and uplevel teammates through providing regular feedback, mentorship, training, and other career development opportunities; as well as removing barriers to progress

  • Stay up to date with the latest data technology trends

What we’re looking for: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or a related field is preferred, or comparable work experience 

  • 8+ years of experience building and operating cloud-based, highly available, and scalable data platforms supporting large amounts of data

  • 2+ years of experience directly managing engineers

  • Solid understanding of operating relational and non-relational databases (i.e. PostgreSQL, Neo4j, Elasticsearch, DynamoDB, Snowflake, etc.) and streaming technologies (Kafka) at scale 

  • Understanding of data access patterns, infrastructure-as-code, data lakes, performance, security, and cost optimization

  • Strong ability to lead and support others, influence platform decisions, and uplevel talent

  • Strong passion for learning, always open to new technologies and ideas

Additional Information

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About Us

Procore Technologies is building the software that builds the world. We provide cloud-based construction management software that helps clients more efficiently build skyscrapers, hospitals, retail centers, airports, housing complexes, and more. At Procore, we have worked hard to create and maintain a culture where you can own your work and are encouraged and given resources to try new ideas. Check us out on Glassdoor to see what others are saying about working at Procore. 

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome builders of all backgrounds. We thrive in a diverse, dynamic, and inclusive environment. We do not tolerate discrimination against employees on the basis of age, color, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, marital status, national origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sexual orientation, veteran status, or any other classification protected by law.

Perks & Benefits

You are a person with dreams, goals, and ambitions—both personally and professionally. That's why we believe in providing benefits that not only match our Procore values (Openness, Optimism, and Ownership) but enhance the lives of our team members. Here are just a few of our benefit offerings: generous paid vacation, employee stock purchase plan, enrichment and development programs, and friends and family events.

Job ID

743999785962707