Director, Big Data Technology will lead multiple teams to design and develop highly available, scalable and distributed data platforms using open source frameworks to process high volume, high velocity and wide variety of structured and unstructured data. The Director, Big Data & Software Engineering will drive a world-class technology Big Data organization with direct responsibilities over (1) System Architecture, (2) Application Development, (3) Engineering Analytics, and (4) Data Strategy. This role will be responsible for managing transformational initiatives in analytics and digital experience. The leader will serve the broad expectations of diverse customers that include regional and field engineering teams, marketing teams, CS&A teams (data monetization), and information technology organizations. Responsible for developing the strategy and roadmap for transformation to a continuous delivery environment to significantly improve the time to market and quality of products and projects that are required by several cross-functional teams within the business impacting analytics, data monetization, marketing via state of the art system, machine learning and new technologies.This team creates value and drives intelligence & insights from various customer and crowdsource based data sets and enable the use of this data to develop new strategic & innovative products and services. The Director will lead approximately 30 FTEs, as well as the strategic relationship and contractual agreements for managed service providers, ensuring high-quality software delivery practices. Requires competency in customer focus, change & innovation, strategic thinking, relationship building & influencing, talent management, results focus and inspirational leadership. Above that, your demonstrated experience as a notable people leader is what will escalate your success - you will hire effectively, inspire and grow both managers and ICs.