Created: 24-01-2020

Deadline: 29-02-2020


Location: Bangkok, Thailand

Role Overview As a manager for the development team you will lead and mentor team members, keeping them challenged, focused and motivated to constantly improve. You will strive to ensure that capabilities meet business requirements for your team on an ongoing basis. You deliver through your team but should also expect hands-on work on your own. You will be responsible for delivering high quality BI solutions through good, unified development processes in alignment with current standards and you will manage this in a high paced environment where insight to complex business processes is needed. Your team will work closely with business consultants to deliver the features and you will motivate them to be self-driven in their work with minimal supervision though still securing that you have insight to overall activities and progress. The BI team delivers features in an agile framework in 2 week sprints with ad hoc deployments through a stage gate approach. PANDORA has engaged with a global partner for BI operations and incident management which means majority of incidents will be managed outside your team. It is however your responsibility to ensure best possible performance at all times on the BI platform which you will do through a combination of thoroughly built BI solutions and a supportive mindset to keep our customers happy by walking the extra mile. You will ensure that technical documentation is in place securing a smooth hand-over to operations, quick turnaround on problems and fast onboarding of new resources. You will co-drive the data agenda building trust in data and BI solutions which paves the way for timely business decisions. On larger initiatives you will be working with offshore resources in India which you in some cases will manage as an extended part of your team. On some initiatives effort from your team may be required outside manufacturing scope. Key Role & Responsibilities • Own BI back- and front-end solution for Manufacturing entity • Drive good governance and adoption of the global BI Service best practice on creating and maintaining BI Solution • Secure development processes that follows Global BI guidelines • Drive and manage the BI development team to secure that the deliveries meet set deadlines • Secure standard data modelling supporting one source of truth • Interact with the source system owners to secure good data quality into BI Solution and transparency • Secure smooth transition of business needs for effective design and development • Share and adopt best practices across all sites and regions where possible • Drive and secure the application hand over to IT operations team • Mindset of relentless improvement towards a world-class BI: Seek improvement opportunity on both technical and process perspective and proactively feed input to relevant stakeholders and own team • Support the implementation of Global BI initiatives as required   Desired Outcome The short/mid-term objective is to secure engagement and motivation from all team members and as well to secure that the commitments lined out for the year are safeguarded. You will need to be quickly acquainted with the technical elements of the BI solution to be able to guide your own team and other teams as needed. Outcome 3-6 Months • Insights to majority of the BI solution • Ensure that you are up to speed on requirements, processes & priorities • You have connected and are familiar with all relevant stakeholders as well as secured that you are familiar to them • Understand development processes and ensure that local development is mapped to global principles and guidelines • Plan with the wider BI team and the global BI architect on the roadmap for a stronger BI platform The Successful Applicant Essential skills & experience: • 7+ years experiences in leading the BI or data related development team • Experience in team and people management with 3+ team members • Experience in multinational working culture • Technical knowledge in IT related to data management, modelling, and development • Holistic understanding of BI process and delivery practice • Ability to follow standard processes and practice • Strong communication skills both English and Thai • Managerial and Leadership with high ownership and result driven • Critical thinking, Problem solving, and strong technical analytical insight • Master's degree in Computer Science/Computer Engineer/Data/System Management or related fields • Experience with Microsoft BI Stack (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, Power BI) Desirable skills & experience: • Experience working with Global IT environment • Experience of working in an Agile development process • Business and commercial understanding • Experience with Azure environment • Experience from development on BI Frontend solutions Qlikview, Qlik Sense, Tableau, Power BI • Microsoft ERP knowledge   Package Competitive package, details provided on request

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