CoStar Group is the leading data provider to the $11 trillion commercial real estate industry. Every day customers use our data and products to make multi-million dollar investment decisions. Apartments.com, a Costar Group company, is growing rapidly and searching for another Director to lead our Data Operations efforts. Apartments.com is the leading online apartment listing website, offering renters access to information on more than 1,000,000 available units for rent. Powered by CoStar, the Apartments.com network of home rental sites includes Apartments.com, ForRent.com, ApartmentFinder.com, Apartamentos.com, ApartmentHomeLiving.com, ForRentUniversity.com, After55.com CorporateHousing.com and WestsideRentals.com.
We are looking for a Data Integration Manager who has the ability to manage high-performing teams, transform existing processes by identifying inefficiencies and implementing solutions, creating robust documentation and effective onboarding processes, and manage projects from inception to delivery.
This role is responsible for working closely with the Sales Teams/Suppliers to gather requirements and create BRDs for onboarding new data feeds. Partner with the Technology team to translate business requirements into technical requirements and ensure Technology has clarity prior to development. This role also needs in depth knowledge of data mapping and quality control to ensure the data mapping rules are accurate and effective. An understanding of the data transformation and governance processes across all data feeds.
Partnership with leaders across the Sales and Supplier teams to gather and define business requirements and ensure they are translated into accurate technical requirements with the Technology team leveraging JAD sessions
Responsible for day-to-day data feed operations
Develop requirements for actionable data feed dashboards
Ensure Transformation data mapping rule accuracy and effectiveness
Define quality control requirements to maintain quality standards in data operations feeds
Drive project progress to achieve deliverables by established milestones
Define KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) and Success Criteria for all data operations feeds
Utilize reporting to create visibility and make data driven decisions
Regularly communicate data feed roadmap and performance status to the key internal stakeholders and executives
Maintain best practices for acquisition data feeds within the team, building an organization focused on thoughtfully delivering business value.
Successfully deliver on highly visible projects of strategic importance to the organization
Serve as the day-to-day cross-functional project owner for cross-functional project teams
Develop status reporting and communicate effectively and proactively to all levels of the organization regarding status, schedules, risks, issues, etc.
Identify inefficiencies and create SMART goals to achieve measurable progress
Coordinate and oversee the acquisition and quality assurance content creation with the respective content owners
Wiki content creation and management
Motivate teams both internally and externally
Help manage and support acquisition and integration of newly acquired data into current data model, business processes, and business model.
Evaluate and identify where system enhancements are required
Effectively govern applicable business critical data attributes, including but not limited to Names, Addresses and Property level information
Support ongoing data quality using Data Governance best practices
Create agile and nimble processes considering future merger and acquisition efforts including data cleansing, de-duplication, data mapping and the data dictionary.
Create issue management framework to adhere to audit and compliance requirements
Advise on related master data issues; identify corrective action items.
Develop and maintain an in-depth working knowledge of the CRE Industry and CoStars position in the Commercial Real Estate market
In Depth Data Acquisition and Issue Management Knowledge
Implementation of issue management framework
Knowledge of data mapping and transformation
Ability to Effectively Communicate Requirements & Design Specifications Within & Across Teams
Proactive communication and collaboration within internal teams
Work effectively with Sales, external suppliers and data feed sources
Exceptional Communication and Presentation Skills
Deliver on clear Objectives
Conduct Employee Reviews
Motivate & Mentor Employees
Team Building Experience
Real Estate knowledge
Ability to execute project vision
SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS
3+ years of team development management experience with 5 or more direct reports
Experience managing technical projects and large data sets
Ability to quickly learn the components of a process and identify improvement opportunities
Strong written and verbal communication skills; Must be able to communicate at a level appropriate to the audience (direct reports, peers and management)
Excellent team building and consensus building abilities
Ability to motivate and build high performance teams
Very high attention to detail and strong commitment to quality
Collaborative team leader; strong interpersonal skills, entrepreneurial drive, and own projects from start to end for a fast growing technology company.
Excellent problem solving abilities, high degree of professionalism, maturity, and judgement skills.
Strategic, creative, and able to deliver in a fast-paced and fast-changing environment.
Deep curiosity for data, technology, CRE, and our audience.
CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing
CoStar Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer; we maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testingPosted 6 Days AgoFull timeR20958
Founded in 1987, CoStar Group, Inc. (Nasdaq:CSGP) is the leading provider of commercial real estate information, analytics and online marketplaces.
CoStar conducts expansive, ongoing research to produce and maintain the largest and most comprehensive database of commercial real estate information. CoStar data powers the $17 trillion world of real estate delivering the sale, lease, property, tenant, contact, reporting and industry information that makes connections happen. We help our clients make smart investments and decisions. Eighty-three percent of the nations commercial real estate transactions involve a CoStar subscriber, and the top 95% of the leading 1,000 brokerage firms use CoStar to inform their decisions.
We also help create lasting experiences through our family of marketplaces. In addition to CoStar, CoStar Group brands and marketplaces include LoopNet, Apartments.com, BizBuySell, and Lands of America collectively attracting more than 25 million monthly unique visitors. The Apartments.com Network is the nations #1 most visited apartment listing network, with 45 million monthly visits, allowing renters to find their perfect homes. LAND.com connects landowners to their perfect properties, spots and open spaces. BizBuySell allows small business owners to bring their dreams to life. And LoopNet connects investors, sellers and brokers with clients who fall in love with their properties.
Headquartered in Washington, DC, CoStar maintains offices throughout the U.S. and in Europe and Toronto, Canada with a staff of approximately 3,700 worldwide, including the industry's largest professional research organization.
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