Data Engineering Manager Data Products

Date: Apr 8, 2021

Location: Toronto, ON, CA, M4W 1G9

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.


As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Come play a key role in building the future of innovation in Canada. Everyone wants to be part of a transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building at Rogers. A team that innovates and a team that wins. Founded in 1960, we have grown to become a leading technology and media company providing the very best in wireless, residential services, and media to Canadians and Canadian businesses.

At Rogers we are committed to creating and growing teams that are digital-first, fast-moving, bold thinking and are focused on delivering impact in everything they do. Our world class network offers wireless connectivity across Canada, and we are the market leader in 5G for both coverage and reliability. Our fibre network also supports millions of customers with high-speed Internet, TV and Smart Home Monitoring - we offer the fastest and most consistent network in the areas we serve. Our impressive collection of assets includes a wide range of media properties, sports teams, sports events & production, venues and e-commerce platforms. Through our three brands Rogers, Fido and Chatr, we provide Canadians with choice and value on a variety of plans to meet their needs and connect them to what matters most. Between our consumer, enterprise and media brands we connect 30 million+ Canadians every month from coast to coast to coast!

At Rogers, our goal is to make more possible for our customers, and data is at the heart of that. We are seeking an experienced Data Engineering Manager to specifically focus on Third Party data sources to help us build and support our data capabilities.  Leveraging investments in the latest technologies for data management our plan is to enable teams in the organization to make data driven decisions.  Our team of professionals leads a community of practice where ideas are shared, and we learn from one another. We are growing to provide new and exciting career opportunities for talented data & analytics professionals like you. Come play a lead role in enabling teams to leverage the power of data and advanced analytics. Everyone wants to be part of an energetic, fun and transformational team – and that’s exactly what we’re building. A team that innovates, delivers and wins.

Are you up for the challenge, fun and a rewarding career?

Reporting to the Sr. Manager of Data Products, the Data Engineer Data Manager will be responsible for driving third party data strategy that will enable campaign execution, advanced analytics and insights across the consumer wireless and connected home lines of business. 

What you will do…

Engage with vendors and business stakeholders to drive business value:

  • Work with business stakeholders to understand requirements, articulate business value and own delivery roadmap to land third party datasets within Rogers data platforms
  • Serve as the internal and external SME for all third party data sources by interfacing with the vendors on all business and technical requirements
  • Standardize our ETL processes and tools for third party datasets to serve as a template across multiple external data sources.
  • Perform ad hoc projects as required to support various teams based on existing or new analytics

Automate data with IT:

  • Translate business requirements into technical requirements in order to promote external datasets in production with IT partners
  • Manage and provide clear instructions to IT resources to ensure final deliverable meets business expectations
  • Familiar with agile principles and scrum methodology

Collaborate & Evangelize:

  • Forge a healthy and productive working relationship with external and internal teams to promote value driven by using third party datasets
  • Be recognized across the business as the single point of contact for all things related to third party datasets
  • Participate and contribute to shaping the long-term Data Products roadmap and plan to evolve data and analytics capabilities within the organization
  • Work cross-functionally with multiple Rogers teams: Data, Analytics, Connected Home, Wireless, Customer Account Management, Billing, etc.
  • Align on best practices with other Rogers Digital teams
  • Work closely with senior leadership providing status, action plans and recommendations

Drive the growth of a data-centric culture:

  • Energize the company with a real passion for our Data & Analytics and promote a culture that values the role of data driven decisions
  • Grow a mindset focused on continuous improvement and innovation
  • Create an experimentation and metrics driven environment that leads to impactful improvements on the business and for our customers

What you will bring…


  • An undergraduate degree in Computer Science, Mathematics, Computer Engineering (Preferred)
  • Minimum 2 years of relevant ETL experience in building data pipelines to land or migrate data sources from different environments (Azure, Informatica, Oracle, Hadoop)
  • Experienced with managing external vendors and communicating across various internal teams

Technical Skills

  • Strong proficiency with coding languages to extract and analyze data (SQL, SAS, Python)
  • Hands on experience with ETL framework in order to automate process with IT using Informatica or other tools
  • Develop scripts using SAS, Python or SQL in order to validate match rates (with our existing customer base) against third party datasets
  • Perform Business Readiness Testing with vendors and IT

Interpersonal Skills

  • Self-starter with the ability to quickly learn and understand concepts, multi-task, investigate issues, solve problems, promote efficiency/automation, make decisions, manage processes, and work independently with minimal supervision
  • Excellent and proven analytical skills, exceptional problem-solving skills with attention to detail
  • Proven ability to meet tight deadlines, and perform well in a fast paced and dynamic agile environment
  • Proven ability to exercise a high degree of business judgment and sound reasoning
  • Competitive & results driven – both short term and long term
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills; a demonstrated collaborator
  • Strong sense of presence. Confident and comfortable working with senior management
  • Positive attitude + enthusiasm & passion for business is a must!
Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 333 Bloor Street East (012), Toronto, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Marketing & Marketing Research / Analysis
Requisition ID: 218481
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

Posting Notes:  Information Technology & Engineering 

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