Data Project Manager (Contract)

Pinterest, San Francisco, CA

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Pinterest brings millions of Pinners the inspiration to create a life they love for everything; whether that be tonight’s dinner, next summer’s vacation, or a dream house down the road. We are looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager to drive migration of offline data workflows and jobs to our in-house platform. You will partner with key stakeholders within Data Engineering and across the Engineering organization to build the project plan/milestones and drive execution. You will lead this project and ensure successful completion within given timelines.  

What you’ll do:

  • Primarily responsible for driving the migration of data in S3 to their appropriate locations by partnering with teams across Engineering. 
  • Build realistic project plans, build alignment across teams with respect to deliverables, proactively identify risks and develop mitigation plans.
  • Define and drive key success metrics and communicate progress to executive stakeholders.
  • Partner with key stakeholders to manage the process of discovery of data dependencies, manage the requisite steps when the scope needs to be reassessed to include found assets.

What we’re looking for:

  • BS in a technical discipline and 5+ years experience working as a technical project manager or program manager driving software infrastructure projects.
  • Demonstrated experience in successfully driving time-sensitive, cross-functional engineering projects.
  • Exceptional relationship-building skills, organizational awareness, and the ability to persuade others to accomplish project objectives.
  • Experience and knowledge of agile software development methodologies and productivity tools.
  • Experience with AWS S3, Hadoop and other big data solutions.

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