Product Manager - Data Platform

As the Product Manager of Data Platform, you will manage a specialist team and that is responsible for the discovery, design, delivery and performance of data products.
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Who we are

The Workshop is a tech company that develops intuitive software for the online gaming industry. Our motto is to move “Fearlessly Forward” together. Cooperative innovation is at the center of everything we do – from our games, new products and technologies, to how we collaborate and share inspiration with one another.

What we believe

We understand that great ideas come from great people, and great people thrive when they’re trusted to challenge, change, improve, and perfect our products and processes. Our forte lies in the diversity of our skills – and that comes from the diversity of our people.

Our commitment to you

The Workshop is committed to being a diverse and inclusive workplace, where we all learn together, trust each other, and value collaboration. We welcome candidates of all genders, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, disability, physical appearance, body size, race, age, nationality, belief (or lack thereof), and programming language preference. As an equal opportunity employer, we offer a friendly, supportive working environment for all. It’s a place where you can try new ideas, take risks, and enjoy the support to move Fearlessly Forward.

What you'll do

  • Manage the overall execution of the roadmap for the Data Platform across the verticals and international locations.
  • Produce proposals and supporting business cases to justify the ongoing investments in data engineering, data warehouse expansion and data science initiatives.
  • Lead a team of product owners and allocated engineering teams to ensure team alignment across the data platform planning, delivery milestones, client priorities and strategic themes.
  • Work with client and internal stakeholders to ensure that the Data Platform supports their business strategies with supporting KPIs and performance targets
  • Influence organization, clients, vendors, partners and peers on the purpose and dependencies of big data architecture. Build appropriate and effective business relationships.
  • Manage strategic third-party relationships with vendors and industry experts where necessary.
  • Help customers in Business Intelligence and Data Science create solutions and opportunities.
  • Lead program planning of product release plans, routine client communications, steering group updates, client validation of changes and setting clear expectations for delivery of new features.
  • Advise on available standards, methods, tools and applications relevant to big data management, able to make appropriate recommendations from alternatives.


What you'll bring

  • Passionate about big data and data platform management. Experience and enthusiasm for evolving data and cloud architecture opportunities, data warehousing for BI analytics customers and full of ideas on the opportunities of machine learning to personalisation.
  • Obsessive over being the voice of the customer in every data initiative.
  • Highly organised – proven ability to proactively manage time effectively when handling multiple simultaneous projects.
  • An eye for detail and diligence in leading and keeping operational processes flowing.
  • Proven experience in similar platforms in a high-transaction based environment.
  • Proven experience in successfully managing and leading projects and programs on a global basis.
  • Proven experience working effectively with globally distributed teams and expert stakeholders.
  • Personable character and an exceptional communicator – ability to communicate at senior levels both in writing and verbally.
  • Extensive product management and product development experience relevant to data, cloud and shared transactional platforms
  • Experience of data governance methods and tools including access control and data catalogues.
  • Good at getting the job done in a globally distributed, fast-paced and fast-changing environment.
  • Degree educated
  • This position may require some international travel, prevailing COVID restrictions are fully observed in all locations.


What's in it for you

  • Inspiring and fulfilling work at an innovative and values-driven company creating cutting-edge tech
  • Attractive salary and customisable benefits package
  • Flexible working hours and ways of working
  • Contemporary and accessible office environments with a range of workplace perks
  • Six weeks’ paid leave for every four years of service
  • Relocation package for you and your family including soft-landing package services to help you settle in (applicable in Spain, if you are moving from a different city/country)
  • Being part of a team with a forward-looking, international mindset and agile working practices
  • A friendly, inclusive and multicultural environment (we are made up of over 35 nationalities, speaking almost 30 languages)
  • Wellbeing programmes, learning and personal growth opportunities
  • A range of employee events throughout the year, including team building activities, Learning Labs, Hackathons and Designathons
  • Opportunities to shape the tech community within and outside of the company, through mentoring and knowledge-sharing

Additional information

  • Remote status

    Hybrid remote

We usually respond within three days

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Our culture

We’re lucky enough to have a home in two of Europe’s best tech cities – London and Malaga – and are proud of our diversity. Our Inventors represent over 40 different nationalities and almost 30 languages.


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