Sr Mgr BI Engineering


Job Description

Join the BI Engineering team, where your goal is to provide simple, speedy, quality and connected data solutions, which enable Target to make timely and accurate decisions.

The Sr. Manager - BI Engineering is responsible for a global team of BI Engineers that deliver relevant, timely and insightful information to the business. Accountable for leading a team, developing code, and configuring software that generates required data in support of reporting and analysis. Also builds and maintains foundational data sets for business units and internal groups.

Use your skills, experience and talents to be a part of groundbreaking thinking and visionary goals. As a Sr. Manager - BI Engineering, you’ll take the lead as you…

  • Manage overall development cycle, driving best practices and ensuring development of high quality code for common assets and framework components
  • Lead a team of high caliber Data/BI Engineers by developing test-driven solutions and BI Applications that can be deployed quickly and in an automated fashion
  • Manage and execute against agile plans and set deadlines based on client, business, and technical requirements
  • Drive resolution of technology roadblocks including code, infrastructure, build, deployment, and operations
  • Advocate for technologies, frameworks, design patterns, processes and guiding values of BI Engineering
  • Embrace the DevOps mentality by building solutions designed for availability and scalability in an iterative manner
  • Ensure all code adheres to development & security standards


  • 5+ years of Data/BI Engineering experience or Software Development experience
  • 3+ years of managing a Data/BI Engineering or Software Development team with a strong track record of project delivery for large, cross-functional products
  • Strong sense of ownership
  • Experience with test-driven development and software test automation
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills with the ability to present complex technical information in a clear and concise manner to variety of audiences

Desired Qualifications:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • Experience with core programming skills in languages like Java, C#, or C++
  • Experience with Hadoop technologies (Map reduce, PIG, SQOOP, HIVE, SPARK, HADOOP Connectors)
  • Extensive experience with a variety of database technologies (HBase, Postgres, Teradata, Cassandra, SQL Server, Oracle)
  • Experience with building data integrations using APIs, streaming technologies (Kafka), ETL, ELT, and other data integration patterns
  • Extensive experience working in an agile environment (i.e. user stories, iterative development, etc.)
  • Experience with CI/CD toolchains

Skills we're looking for

Job Location

Minneapolis, MN

Office Locations

1000 Nicollet Mall, Minneapolis, MN 55403